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Election information
Primary elections in two council races
07/31/2017
Residents in the southern part of Lenexa will have the opportunity to vote in a primary election on Aug. 1, 2017. One position on the Lenexa City Council is up for election in each ward this year, but Ward 2 and Ward 4 have three candidates running, necessitating the need for a primary election.
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Get a sneak peek at the Lenexa Rec Center on July 29
07/29/2017
The Lenexa Rec Center is almost open, but you have one last opportunity to get a sneak peek before we open our doors on July 31. You can learn about membership options, classes and amenities and meet the Lenexa Rec Center staff.
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Storm debris drop-off
Storm debris drop-off after July 22 storms
07/26/2017
Storm debris drop-off site open for Lenexa residents 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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New offerings at the Lenexa Rec Center
07/18/2017
The opening of the Lenexa Rec Center doesn’t just mean a new building! It also means we are offering lots of new programs and services. Take a few minutes to check out all the new things available. You can register for all of these programs and services now.
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Lenexa Community Orchestra
Community Orchestra to begin its first concert season
07/17/2017
Enjoy favorite classical music at three free concerts performed by the new Lenexa Community Orchestra.
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Family-friendly Moonlight Bike Ride takes off July 22
07/17/2017
Cyclists of all ages are invited to take a fun, starlit journey through Lenexa at the Moonlight Bike Ride on Saturday, July 22.
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Public Hearing for 2018 budget set for Aug. 1
07/05/2017
The Lenexa City Council will accept public comments on the the city’s 2018 Recommended Budget during a public hearing on Aug. 1 at 7 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at the new Lenexa City Hall, 17101 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa, KS 66219.
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Public comment period
City seeks citizen feedback on CDBG plan
07/03/2017
Lenexa would like your feedback on a plan for how to use its federal Community Development Block Grant funds during federal fiscal year 2017.
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Tours of Lenexa Rec Center begin July 5
06/27/2017
The wait is almost over! We will begin offering tours of the Lenexa Rec Center on July 5, so you can see the 40-tall water slides, dozens of pieces of fitness equipment, two full-size gyms and much more.
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Erika DeMarco
New Municipal Court judge joins the bench
06/22/2017
Lenexa has a new Municipal Court judge, Erika DeMarco, who will take the bench on June 27, 2017. The Municipal Court Judge is a mayoral-appointed position. We received a number of applications for the position, and after a panel of senior city employees interviewed five candidates, they recommended Mayor Michael Boehm interview two candidates. Boehm recommended DeMarco to fill the position.
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Mosquito bite prevention
Simple steps to fight the bite
06/09/2017
The most important thing Lenexa residents can do to prevent the spread of mosquito-borne illnesses such as Zika, Chikungunya and West Nile virus infection is to mosquito-proof your home and wear insect repellant, according to the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment.
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Concept art of future pavilion at Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park
New pavilion, improvements coming to Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park
06/02/2017
The heart of Lenexa’s most popular park will be abuzz with construction this summer as the only undeveloped piece of Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park undergoes sweeping improvements.
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Child on tricycle
Five tips to keep children safe over summer break
05/23/2017
With no school and warm weather, kids are sure to be active. Here are some safety considerations from the Lenexa Police Department to help ensure everyone stays safe and has fun this summer.
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Explore Lenexa’s parks with Playground Passport
05/01/2017
Need a reason to get out and explore a new park? Grab the kids and take figure out the Playground Passport puzzle. It’s easy! Simply visit each of Lenexa’s 27 playgrounds, find the secret letter and number and complete the puzzle. You can participate in three ways:
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Enjoy family time at Movies in the Park
04/26/2017
Warm temperatures are here, which means it’s time for our annual free Movies in the Park. Pack your lawn chair or a blanket and bring the kids to enjoy an evening playing games, listening to music and watching a classic family movie.
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Rainout Line Notification Service
Lenexa's new activity notification line
04/03/2017
Rainout Line is our new notification system that allows you to instantly receive cancellations and notifications about events and programs and information about facility closures.
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Dilapidated home
Fund home repairs through Exterior Home Repair Program
03/27/2017
If you live in the Neighborhood Revitalization District and are planning home improvements, consider applying for an exterior grant reimbursement to help you make improvements to your home.
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