We Are Looking for a Parks and Recreation Coordinator!

Scott City News

The City of Edgerton, Kansas is currently accepting resumes for a full-time Parks and Recreation Coordinator to join their fast-paced, results oriented, and fun team! The Parks and Recreation Coordinator is responsible for the development, planning and implementation of programs and events throughout the community. The Parks and Recreation Coordinator will be responsible for developing and planning on-going maintenance and …

We’re Looking for a Customer Service Specialist!

Scott City News

The City of Edgerton is seeking applicants to serve as a full-time Customer Service Specialist. The ideal candidate is people-focused, solution-oriented, thrives in a fast-paced environment and enjoys managing multiple deadlines. Punctuality is imperative; office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm. The Customer Service Specialist is a detail-oriented professional with exceptional verbal and written communication skills. Compensation for …

Spectrum Brand Opens New Distribution Facility in Edgerton

City of Edgerton, KS Staff City News

Kansas Department of Commerce announced on February 3, 2016, that Spectrum Brands Hardware and Home Improvement division plans to centralize its operations from two existing distributions facilities in Charlotte, N.C., and Mira Loma, Calif., into a single 927,112 sq. ft. distribution center within LPKC. Construction of the building Spectrum will occupy at LPKC began in March 2016. It is Kansas …

Triumph Group Relocating to Edgerton

City of Edgerton, KS Staff City News

On July 25, 2016, Triumph Group, Inc. announced that it is relocting later this year from Grandview, MO., to a new 156,000-sq.ft. purpose-built facility at LPKC in Edgerton to accommodate the company’s growth. Reloction to this new facility is expected to begin in September and be completed by late June 2017. Triumph excels at machining and assembly of aircraft components …

Amazon to Open Fulfillment Center at LPKC

City of Edgerton, KS Staff City News

On March 24, 2016, Amazon. com, Inc. announced plans to open a state-of-the-art fulfillment center within LPKC. This facility will create approximately 1000 full-time hourly positions, plus several more managerial and support roles. Employees the the 800,000-plus sq. ft. fulfillmant center will pick, pack and ship large items to customers such as big-screen televisions or kayaks. Full-time employees at Amazon …

Mayor Donald Roberts Delivers 2015 State of the City Address

City of Edgerton, KS Staff City News

On February 18, 2016, Mayor Roberts delivered the 2015 State of the City address “Looking Back. Moving Forward.” Mayor Roberts highlighted a few accomplishments from 2015 including the opening of the Learning & Career Center at LPKC connecting residents with career opportunities and the increased participation and services provided in parks and recreation. Mayor Roberts focused much of his address …

Annual Pet Registration Fees Have Changed

City of Edgerton, KS Staff City News

On February 18, 2016, Edgerton City Council approved several updates to the animal ordinances. One of those updates included new prices and structure for annual pet registrations. The new prices are listed below. All animals must be properly registered by March 31, 2016. Neutered/spayed dog or cat: $5 Unneutered/non-spayed dog or cat: $25 Seniors (age 60 and over) with neutered/spayed …

Waverly Road Project Causes Temporary Closures and Detours

City of Edgerton, KS Staff City News

Motorists around Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC) will experience temporary road closures and detours beginning Wednesday, October 7, in order to complete the construction of Waverly Road. Several closure dates overlap, but motorists will have continued access from 183rd Street to 191st Street. A flagger will be in place to keep traffic open and motorists safe when Waverly Road is …

Partnership Forms Logistics Training Center at LPKC

City of Edgerton, KS Staff City News

To meet the training needs of current companies and to fulfill the employment needs of future companies lacated at Logistics Park Kansas City, several public and private partners have joined forces to create the Logistics Training Center at LPKC. The partners include NorthPoint Development, Johnson County Community College, the City of Edgerton, Workforce Partnership, BNSF Railway and the Southwest Johnson …