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COVID-19 update
April 30, 2020

Governor Kelly announces plan to open Kansas

Tonight, Governor Laura Kelly announced her four-phase plan to reopen businesses in Kansas. More information is available in the following links:

Information...

Suburban houses
April 30, 2020

County’s public health officer extends governor’s stay-at-home order through May 10

Today, April 30, 2020, Johnson County Public Health Officer Dr. Joseph LeMaster signed an extension of...

A suburban house
April 29, 2020

COVID-19 update at BOCC special meeting today

This afternoon, on Wednesday, April 29, the Board of County Commissioners held a special meeting on COVID-19. Johnson County Public Health Officer Dr. Joseph LeMaster discussed his plan that if Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly’s statewide stay-at-home...

A doctor tapping her finger on a tablet screen
April 29, 2020

Features added to the Johnson County COVID-19 dashboard

As Johnson County prepares to reopen the county, health officials are closely monitoring testing data to move forward. It's also important for the public to have information on the effectiveness of the county's efforts to flatten the curve.

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A box of groceries
April 29, 2020

County helping provide safety net services during challenging time

The need is great in Johnson County. Hear how the county is helping provide safety net services during this challenging time.

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Task force
April 28, 2020

COVID-19 Recovery Planning Task Force submits recommendation to reopen businesses

On Tuesday, April 28, the Johnson County COVID-19 Recovery Planning Task Force spent more than two hours finalizing a draft of the Johnson County Recovery Plan available on this page to submit to the Board of County Commissioners, for approval....

Board of County Commissioners
April 28, 2020

Board of County Commissioners to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic at special meeting

The Johnson County Board of County Commissioners will hold a special meeting regarding the COVID-19 pandemic at 1 p.m., on Wednesday, April 29.

The meeting will...

Paul Davis
April 28, 2020

MED-ACT: Don’t hesitate to call 911 in a medical emergency

Johnson County MED-ACT has seen a marked decrease in calls about heart attacks, cardiac arrest and strokes, and experts worry that people are not calling for help or waiting longer to call for help because they fear catching coronavirus (COVID-19...

Task force members meeting via Zoom
April 27, 2020

Johnson County COVID-19 Recovery Planning Task Force finalizing proposal to reopen businesses

On Monday, April 27, the Johnson County COVID-19 Recovery Planning Task Force spent several hours working on updates to the latest draft of the Johnson County Recovery Plan available on this page.

As they reviewed the plan, they discussed...

A person's hands cradling a red heart shaped container
April 27, 2020

KC Regional COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund announces $3.2 million in second round of grants

More than $3.2 million in aid has been announced to 72 area nonprofits as part of the second round of grant funding from the Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund.

The fund provides grants to nonprofit organizations that...

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