2011 Blue Springs Press Releases All Archives

Police Department Assessment Team Invites Public Comment Police Department Assessment Team Invites Public Comment
Blue Springs Police Conduct Underage Drinking Enforcement Operation Blue Springs Police Conduct Underage Drinking Enforcement Operation
Kids to “Shop with a Blue Springs Cop” for the holidays Kids to “Shop with a Blue Springs Cop” for the holidays
Second class of Community Emergency Response Team volunteers graduate Second class of Community Emergency Response Team volunteers graduate
Dennis Dovel named as new Director of Parks and Recreation Dennis Dovel named as new Director of Parks and Recreation
Paper Recycling Challenge a huge success! Paper Recycling Challenge a huge success!
Annual Lighting of Mayor’s Christmas Tree, December 6 Annual Lighting of Mayor’s Christmas Tree, December 6
Missouri Innovation Park moves forward in Blue Springs Missouri Innovation Park moves forward in Blue Springs
First nationwide test of Emergency Alert System scheduled for Nov. 9 First nationwide test of Emergency Alert System scheduled for Nov. 9
The Blue Springs Solid Waste Management Commission challenges residents to a recycling challenge The Blue Springs Solid Waste Management Commission challenges residents to a recycling challenge
Public Safety Advisory Board Seeks Resident Input at Public Forum – November 8 Public Safety Advisory Board Seeks Resident Input at Public Forum – November 8
Blue Springs Holds Annual Electronics Recycling Event - October 29 Blue Springs Holds Annual Electronics Recycling Event - October 29
Waste Disposal Task Force to present preliminary recommendations Waste Disposal Task Force to present preliminary recommendations
Open House Public Meeting for Woods Chapel Road Improvements Open House Public Meeting for Woods Chapel Road Improvements
Ground Breaking ceremony for the Blue Springs Community Garden Ground Breaking ceremony for the Blue Springs Community Garden
Let’s Move! Citizen Workgroups are Really Moving! Let’s Move! Citizen Workgroups are Really Moving!
City to join the National Moment of Remembrance on the tenth anniversary of September 11th City to join the National Moment of Remembrance on the tenth anniversary of September 11th
City of Blue Springs Honors 2011 City of Blue Springs Honors 2011
Parks & Recreation seeks public input on bike and trail routes Parks & Recreation seeks public input on bike and trail routes
National Night Out Against Crime Cancelled Due to Extreme Heat Warning National Night Out Against Crime Cancelled Due to Extreme Heat Warning
Blue Springs Paper Shredding event aims to help residents dispose of personal documents safely Blue Springs Paper Shredding event aims to help residents dispose of personal documents safely
Citizen Workgroups move forward on initial eight Let’s Move! project ideas Citizen Workgroups move forward on initial eight Let’s Move! project ideas
By the end of 2012, citizen workgroups of Let’s Move! Blue Springs plan to increase physical fitness activities for residents, plant community gardens, and provide additional food resources for children in need in the Blue Springs School District.
City opens Vesper Hall as a Cooling Center City opens Vesper Hall as a Cooling Center
The City of Blue Springs has opened Vesper Hall as a Cooling Center in response to the excessive heat warning for Jackson County issued by the National Weather Service.
Blue Springs Encourages Citizens to Help Create a Healthier Community Blue Springs Encourages Citizens to Help Create a Healthier Community
Blue Springs to Display Missouri Municipal League Anniversary Quilt Blue Springs to Display Missouri Municipal League Anniversary Quilt
“Be a Good Neighbor” Fireworks Education Campaign Launches Today “Be a Good Neighbor” Fireworks Education Campaign Launches Today
Blue Springs Citizens Invited to Let’s Move! Citizen Summits Blue Springs Citizens Invited to Let’s Move! Citizen Summits
Mayor Ross challenges area mayors to a game of M-A-Y-O-R Mayor Ross challenges area mayors to a game of M-A-Y-O-R
Ward Park trail ribbon cutting and community walk on National Trails Day 2011 Ward Park trail ribbon cutting and community walk on National Trails Day 2011
Police Department responds to a request from SEMA for Joplin disaster aid Police Department responds to a request from SEMA for Joplin disaster aid
Donation and Volunteer Information for Storm Victims in Joplin, Mo. Donation and Volunteer Information for Storm Victims in Joplin, Mo.
City offices will be closed on Friday, June 17 due to a citywide furlough day City offices will be closed on Friday, June 17 due to a citywide furlough day
Parks & Recreation director announces retirement Parks & Recreation director announces retirement
Council District 2 Town Hall Meeting Council District 2 Town Hall Meeting
Arbor Walk in Rotary Park at Railroad Lake ribbon-cutting celebrating Earth Day and Arbor Day Arbor Walk in Rotary Park at Railroad Lake ribbon-cutting celebrating Earth Day and Arbor Day
Mayor Ross and St. Mary’s Medical Center invites the community to Wednesday One O’clock Walks Mayor Ross and St. Mary’s Medical Center invites the community to Wednesday One O’clock Walks
Blue Springs to hold Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event Blue Springs to hold Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event
City of Blue Springs to consider becoming a Let’s Move! city with special guest, Judy Baker City of Blue Springs to consider becoming a Let’s Move! city with special guest, Judy Baker
Snow Removal process update - Wednesday Snow Removal process update - Wednesday
Snow removal process update Snow removal process update
City offices closing early due to blizzard-like conditions City offices closing early due to blizzard-like conditions
CJCEMA Emergency Operations Center activated due to blizzard warning CJCEMA Emergency Operations Center activated due to blizzard warning
Municipal Court docket rescheduled due to inclement weather Municipal Court docket rescheduled due to inclement weather
The Blue Springs Municipal Court will be closed on Tuesday, February 1, 2011 due to the winter storm warning.
Mayor Ross will appoint James L. May to the City Council Mayor Ross will appoint James L. May to the City Council
City announces social media tools to enhance communication with the community City announces social media tools to enhance communication with the community
Mayor Ross and Blue Springs Family YMCA invite you to annual Wednesday One O’clock Walks Mayor Ross and Blue Springs Family YMCA invite you to annual Wednesday One O’clock Walks