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Posted on: January 25, 2022

Blue Springs Police Department Accreditation Team to Hold Public Hearing

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Assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) will conduct a public hearing online on March 7th, 2022, at 04:00 p.m. at the Howard L. Brown Public Safety Building, Journagan Room, Blue Springs, MO for the re-acc...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2021

City of Blue Springs, Blue Springs School District Install Joint Use Fiber Project

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The City of Blue Springs and the Blue Springs School District have partnered to install and share more than 12 miles of closed fiber infrastructure to provide high speed and reliable data connectivity to most BSSD schools and facilities and multiple City ...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: December 13, 2021

Blue Springs City Council Adopts Resolution in Opposition to Any Future Mask Mandates

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On Monday, December 13, the Blue Springs City Council held a special meeting to adopt a resolution stating the City of Blue Springs was in opposition to any future mask mandates imposed by the Jackson County Legislature...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2021

City's Severe Weather Siren System Upgraded

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The Central Jackson County Emergency Management Agency (CJCEMA) has upgraded the storm siren system for the cities of Blue Springs, Grain Valley, Lake Tapawingo and unincorporated portions of Jackson County within the Central Jackson County Fire Protectio...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2021

City Council District Boundaries Change to Reflect Population Growth

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City of Blue Springs City Council District Boundaries have changed based on the 2020 Federal Census Results.?? 

 

The new boundaries take?into account the projected future growth in population of District 3?in?th...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: September 20, 2021

Blue Springs City Council Adopts $83.5M City Budget

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On Monday, September 20, the Blue Springs City Council voted to adopt the Fiscal Year 2021-22 annual budget of $83,531,171. The new budget will go into effect October 1, 2021.

The 2021-22 budget focuses on delivering and enhancing important City services, ...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

BLUE SPRINGS REJOINS HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM

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Blue Springs, Mo. – The City of Blue Springs has rejoined the Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) Solid Waste Management District (SWMD) Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program for the 2021 calendar year. As a participating member, Blue Springs resid...

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City Press Releases