Public information session held on major street reconstruction project

Kara Banks City News

Several residential streets in the City of Edgerton will soon be repaired. Crews are replacing the entire road surface and making stormwater improvements to stop water from ponding on the roads during rain events. A public presentation was held on July 31 to discuss the project and talk about the impacts for homeowners. Roughly 20 residents attended the presentation, which …

Flash Freeze Possible

Kara Banks City News

Each winter event is unique and has its own challenges. The storm on February 12 is no exception. Edgerton has received 2 inches of snow in grassy areas, but so far, it is not accumulating on the roads. However, as temperatures fall this evening and the pavement drops below freezing, we are expecting a flash freeze and some accumulations. Please …

Save the Date: Low-Cost Animal Vaccination Clinic Set for March

Kara Banks City News

The City of Edgerton will host the annual low-cost animal vaccine clinic at City Hall on March 21 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. You can also pick up your annual City pet license during the clinic. Dogs and cats can receive a rabies vaccine for $10.  A distemper vaccine is $15.  The cost to microchip your pet is $20. …

Edgerton Declares Snow Event

Kara Banks City News

On January 11 at 1 p.m., the City of Edgerton officially declared a snow event. This means that all vehicles must be removed from city streets within 2 hours, under City Code. If your vehicle is not removed, the Sheriff’s Office may be called and vehicles may be towed at the owner’s expense. The City declares a snow event any …

Edgerton to Survey Residents in 2020

Kara Banks City News

What do you like best about Edgerton?  What do you think needs to change?  Now is your opportunity to tell the Mayor and Council Members about your top priorities. The 2020 Citizen Survey will be arriving in mailboxes soon.  Every household in Edgerton will receive a survey. Residents are encouraged to either mail in their surveys or fill it out …

New Dedicated Deputy to Patrol Edgerton

Kara Banks City News

The City of Edgerton is pleased to announce that Deputy Brad Johnson will soon be patrolling our streets as part of a new “power shift” agreement with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office.  Deputy Johnson will spend 40 hours per week in residential Edgerton. “We’re thrilled to have Deputy Johnson here and a return to more community-focused policing in Edgerton. I’m …

Snow Event Declared

Kara Banks City News

On December 15 at 11 a.m., the City of Edgerton officially declared a snow event. This means that all vehicles must be removed from city streets within 2 hours, under City Code. If your vehicle is not removed, the Sheriff’s Office may be called and vehicles may be towed at the owner’s expense. The City declares a snow event any …

New Council Members Sworn In, Long-time Council Member Retires

Kara Banks City News

The new Edgerton City Council was seated during the December 12th City Council meeting. Incumbents Clay Longanecker and Katee Smith repeated their oaths of office, while new member Josh Beem swore his oath for the first time. The new Council then re-elected Longanecker to serve as Council President. Council terms are four years. Longtime council member Jody Brown also retired. …

Edgerton Seeks New Planning Commissioner

Kara Banks City News

We need you! The City of Edgerton has a seat open on the Planning Commission. The Planning Commission is responsible for updating the comprehensive plan for the City and revising the Unified Development Code. They also conduct public hearings for zoning, platting, and subdivision of Edgerton lands. Commissioners must also make sure any new development preserves property values, public health …

Winter weather is upon us

Kara Banks City News

With our first snowfall of the season expected, Edgerton public works crews are ready for whatever Mother Nature throws at us. The snowplows are prepped and we are well stocked on salt. The response to each winter weather event is unique. The forecast will determine if the City will pre-treat roads or if we will wait until the snow begins …

Edgerton’s Public Works crews recognized at event

Kara Banks City News

The City of Edgerton competed in the 2019 Mid-America Equipment Expo on September 24 – 25, 2019. The Mid-America Equipment Expo is an event hosted by the KC Metro Chapter of APWA. This event brings together training, vendor equipment and product showcases, equipment operation and competition. The Expo allows local municipalities to access low cost training, provide networking opportunities and …