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Public Advisory: Normal operations today, Friday, Jan. 17, with the following exceptions ... | last updated: 01/17/2020 - 5:52am | + read more

We have been closely monitoring weather and road conditions last night and this morning, and have decided to proceed with normal operations today, Friday, Jan. 17, with the following exceptions:

  • To and from Papercrete transportation has been cancelled for the day.
  • Catch-a-Ride volunteer transportation services are cancelled for the day.
  • Area Agency on Aging – Home Delivered Meals (Meals on Wheels) will not be delivered today.
  • Nutrition Centers are closed today.
  • Some Museum, Theatre and Arts programs have been rescheduled (participants have been notified).
  • Johnson County Library branches will open at noon, today. Friends of the Library Bookstores at Antioch, Blue Valley and Central Resource Libraries will be closed all day.
  • Paratransit and Micro Transit riders should expect delays between 30-60  minutes. Check @RideKC on social media for the latest.

Board of County Commissioners

Phone: 913-715-0430

111 S. Cherry St., Suite 3300, Olathe, KS 66061

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3rd District Commissioner

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Commissioner Steve Klika


Steve Klika


Commissioner's message

Welcome to the Johnson County’s 3rd District webpage where you can review my efforts in effectively representing the needs and interests of the 3rd District, my performance as a member of the Board of County Commissioners and my service to my constituents.

I am excited to have the opportunity to work with you as your 3rd District representative and to work tirelessly on your behalf on projects such as the repositioning and development of the Arts & Heritage Center and the opening of an advance voting site at the Hilltop Conference Center.

There is always a lot going on in Johnson County, especially in the 3rd District, and I want you and all Johnson County residents to be well informed about everything that affects our district and our community. In doing so, I appreciate your interest in and interaction with county government, and I encourage you to actively engage with your community. That’s because I believe that, working together, we can and do make a positive difference in the development and quality of life that define our community. Please do not hesitate to contact me.

Commissioner's areas of focus

3rd district and county projects

Term information

  • Second term expires 2021
  • First term, 2013 to 2017

Board/committee assignments as county commissioner

Commissioner Klika has also served as

  • Blue Valley School BEST & CAPS Advisory Board
  • Kansas City Area Transportation Authority Representative representative and past chair
  • Past president and chairman of Global Passenger Network
  • Co-chair of Johnson County’s transportation strategic plan development task force
  • Board member of the Kansas City Convention and Visitors Association
  • Board member of the Blue Valley Educational Foundation
  • Past board member of SafeHome

About the Commissioner

Commissioner Klika has served on the Blue Valley Board of Education since 2005, including being board president during the 2009-10 and 2010-11 school years and board vice president during the 2007-08 and 2008-09 school years. He did not seek re-election in the 2013 Spring Election.

Also in 2005, he was appointed to the Board of Directors for Johnson County Transit, serving as chair for several years, and was named a member of the Kansas City Area Transit Authority, including serving as treasurer.

Klika is a partner with KA Associates. Prior to that he was president of Adkore Staffing Mega Force in Overland Park and president of the International Motor Coach Group, Inc. in Overland Park.

Klika holds a Bachelor's of Administration from Oklahoma State University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Oklahoma City University. Klika and his wife, Amber, have three children — Marcus, Katie and Brady. The family lives in Overland Park.

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