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Olathe news briefs for the week of May 20

City Council

The Olathe City Council will next meet Tuesday, May 21 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber at City Hall for a regular session. Regular sessions are broadcast live on OGN (Comcast channel 7, AT&T channel 99 and on the City’s website). To see the complete agenda for this meeting, visit the City’s website at OlatheKS.org.

Memorial Day Closures

City of Olathe offices will be closed on Monday, May 27 for the Memorial Day Holiday.  Trash and recycling collection will not be impacted.

The Olathe Public Library, 201 E. Park and the Indian Creek Branch, 12990 S. Black Bob Road, will be closed Sunday, May 26 and Monday, May 27.

Storm Debris Pick-up

Due to Sunday’s storms, the City of Olathe will take bulk pick-up requests for storm debris collection this week only.  The free bulk pick-up service will occur on your regular collection day. Customers with a Monday collection day will be serviced on Monday (5/27).  Continue reading

Olathe Chamber members invited to forum

Members of the Olathe Chamber of Commerce are invited to attend a public forum to meet the four finalists who have been identified for the position of CEO and Vice Provost of the K-State Olathe campus to replace retiring CEO Dan Richardson.

The candidates are: Continue reading

State Rifle Association president to speak at Elephant Club Luncheon May 21

Patricia Stoneking

Patricia Stoneking

U.S. Attorney General Holder has threatened legal action against the state of Kansas over the newly passed “Second Amendment Protection Act.” The national issue of gun control reform has heated up even more.

The Johnson County Republican Party has announced that Patricia Stoneking, President of the Kansas State Rifle Association, will be the guest speaker Tuesday, May 21, at the Johnson County Republican Party’s Elephant Club Luncheon in the Hereford House at 5001 Town Center Drive in Leawood.

Registration and networking begins at 11:30 a.m. with the program and the lunch beginning promptly at noon and ending at 1 p.m. Continue reading

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