Government

Basehor recognizes police officers, public works employee who helped arrest sex offender
May 20, 2015
The Basehor City Council Monday recognized several members of the Basehor Police Department as well as a public works employee for their outstanding efforts in uncovering a crime that occurred in Basehor late last year.
Basehor to make push for EMS service improvements
City officials want ambulance housed at Fairmount Township Fire Department
May 5, 2015
Members of the Basehor City Council plan to increase pressure on the county improve EMS services in 2016.
Basehor-area Legislator seeks Common Core comments
March 10, 2015
In advance of a hearing on the fate of Common Core before the House Education Committee on Wednesday, March 11, committee member Rep. Willie Dove announced via email that he is conducting an informal poll of his constituents on whether they want to see the controversial program continued in the state.
Basehor school board, other officials join opposition to Legislature’s election proposal
Board also discusses implications of education funding reduction
February 11, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood USD 458 Board of Education on Monday joined a growing number of school boards opposing action proposed in the state Legislature.
Senior housing development proposed in Basehor
February 4, 2015
Another senior living development could be on its way to Basehor.
Basehor council, school board candidates run unopposed
Voters will decide on USD 458’s Position 3, Linwood council, school bond issue
January 27, 2015
At noon on Tuesday, the ballots for April 7 were finalized — and a number of local candidates will be running unopposed.
Basehor sidewalk project won’t begin until 2016
January 22, 2015
Construction on a sidewalk on Leavenworth Road from 155th Street to Basehor City Park is about a year away.
Basehor ready to buy property
January 7, 2015
The city of Basehor is taking another step as it plans for a new City Campus on 158th Street.
Basehor hopes to collect more unpaid fines
November 6, 2014
The Basehor City Council at its workshop Monday discussed using a new service to attempt to collect on unpaid city and municipal court fines.
Basehor council considers financial software upgrades
October 8, 2014
The Basehor City Council is considering city staff’s request to upgrade the city’s financial software for $101,585.
Basehor candidate forum set tomorrow
October 7, 2014
The Basehor Community Library and Basehor VFW Post are offering a candidate forum at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Basehor VFW, 2806 N. 155th St.
Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Johnson, Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties
October 2, 2014
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Johnson, Leavenworth and Wyandotte County until 9 a.m. Thursday morning and warn of significant sized hail.
Basehor city council tables GIS discussion
September 11, 2013
The Basehor city council has elected to table the discussion regarding the potential addition of a database format of the city’s internal sewer infrastructure. The decision was made at the council’s monthly work session Monday at City Hall.
Council work session moved to next week
September 4, 2013
This month’s Basehor city council work session will take place at 7 p.m. Monday at City Hall. The monthly session usually takes place on the first Monday of the month, but City Hall was closed Monday for the Labor Day holiday.
Affordable Care Act nears major milestone; Brownback still opposed
September 3, 2013
In October, people without health insurance can enroll in the new health care marketplace at the healthcare.gov website for coverage that beings Jan. 1.

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