News Flash

Posted on: July 7, 2020

Construction on 7 Hwy and South Ave intersection improvements to begin July 8

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Blue Springs, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Transportation will CLOSE the right lane of southbound Missouri Route 7 Hwy at South Ave., in Blue Springs beginning on Wednesday, July 8 until approximately Aug. 27. The closure will be 24...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: July 1, 2020

Road Reconstruction: NE 20th ST at Jefferson ST begins July 6th

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The City of Blue Springs is announcing the road reconstruction of NE 20th Street at NE Jefferson Street starting on Monday, July 6.

NE 20th Street is a dead-end roadway servicing Faurecia and the Kohl’s Distribution Center that was deteriorating ...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: June 30, 2020

County moves to Phase 2.5 of Recovery Plan: Playgrounds, Splashpad to open July 1

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Jackson County has announced that Jackson County – including Blue Springs – will be moving into the Recovery Plan Phase 2.5 effective Wednesday, July 1. This is an extension of Phase 2 with a few notable changes.

In Phase 2.5 playground...

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City Press Releases
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Blue Springs Parks & Recreation Announces Facility Re-Opening Plan

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The City of Blue Springs and the Blue Springs Parks and Recreation Department has developed a plan to re-open several parks facilities and amenities on June 1, 2020 as allowed by the Jackson County Health Department Recovery Plan.

“We are extreme...

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Additional Info... City Press Releases
Posted on: May 27, 2020

Jackson County Releases Swimming Pool Guidelines for Phase 2

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Jackson County has announced that shared swimming pools will be allowed to open in Phase 2, which would potentially begin on June 1.

Homeowner Associations, hotels and other shared pool proprietors should use the following guidelines when opening.

  • Determine...
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City Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Council Enacts Process for Businesses to Expand Footprint

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On Monday, May 18, the Blue Springs City Council voted unanimously to approve an ordinance that will ultimately allow businesses to modify or expand their premises and seating by using adjacent outdoor areas to serve as many customers as possible under th...

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City Press Releases