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Posted on: May 7, 2020

City of Harrisonville facilities to begin phased reopening on May 11

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The City of Harrisonville is committed to the health and safety of the public and will maintain this commitment, as we transition out of the State of Missouri and Cass County Health Department Stay at Home Order.

On Monday, April 27, Governor Mike Parson i...

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

What the Missouri Show-Me Strong Recovery Order means for Harrisonville

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The City of Harrisonville is committed to the health and safety of the public and will maintain this commitment, as we transition out of the State of Missouri and Cass County Health Department Stay at Home Order.

Harrisonville businesses have played a cruc...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Improvements at Water Treatment Plant receive state-wide recognition

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The City’s largest capital projects of the past decade was recently highlighted in a feature article in a major Missouri municipal publication.

The project, a complete overhaul of the City’s Water Treatment Plant, was featured in the Ma...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

17th Circuit Municipal Court dockets to resume virtually, starting June 3

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UPDATE FROM MAY 20, 2020

Due to social distancing and capacity restrictions, the Harrisonville Municipal Court does not anticipate holding in-person hearings on June 3rd.  

Staff are currently scheduling virtual hearings for the June 3 court date. ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Information about COVID-19 in Cass County

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This page will house all updates provided by the Cass County Health Department and other governing health authorities regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of June 2, there are 31 known cases of COVID-19 in Harrisonville, and 94 cases have been reported in C...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

Harrisonville Strong resource created to answer your COVID-19 reopening questions

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The City of Harrisonville is committed to the health and safety of the public and will maintain this commitment, as we transition out of the State of Missouri and Cass County Health Department Stay at Home Order. 

On Monday, April 27, Governor Mik...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Tips for avoiding and preventing the spread of COVID-19

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The United States Department of Health and Senior Services and the Center for Disease Control are currently responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in China and which has now been detect...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

NOW: City of Harrisonville takes additional steps to prevent spread of COVID-19

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In response to COVID-19 concerns, the City of Harrisonville is taking additional steps to ensure the health of our community and the continuity of City services. 

As of June 2, there are 31 known cases of COVID-19 in Harrisonville, and 94 cases ha...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

City public meetings altered to maintain social distancing

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In an effort to maintain the COVID-19 social-distancing requirements, all City public meetings will, for the foreseeable future, be conducted through a remote, online service.

This will begin with the Board of Aldermen meeting on Monday, April 6. ...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

Park Board votes to close Outdoor Pool for 2020 season, due to COVID-19 pandemic

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On Tuesday, May 5, the Harrisonville Park Board made the very difficult decision to close the Outdoor Pool for the 2020 season. 

With the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the unknown of future state and health department guidelines, it ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Spring City-Wide Clean Up rescheduled due to COVID-19 pandemic

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In an effort to maintain both the COVID-19 social-distancing requirements and our commitment to the health and safety of the Harrisonville community, the 2020 Spring City-Wide Clean Up has been rescheduled.

The event, which was originally scheduled for May...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

City of Harrisonville suspends utility disconnects amid COVID-19 outbreak

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The City of Harrisonville is committed to the health and safety of the public and has temporarily suspended all non-payment utility disconnects. As our community comes together to respond to the concerns of COVID-19, the City has taken steps to ensure cus...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Harrisonville Community Center to close amid COVID-19 outbreak

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**UPDATED ON MAY 8**

On Tuesday, May 5th, the Harrisonville Park Board agreed to open the Community Center on Monday, May 11.  The Community Center will be following the “Show-Me Strong Recovery” guidelines set out by Missouri ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Missouri DNR says COVID-19 virus not detected in drinking water

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The City of Harrisonville Public Works Department is actively following the rapidly evolving situation regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus). We want to inform our customers and community about the current state of drinking water and wastewater in our communit...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

New public-safety-based notification system now available in Harrisonville

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The City of Harrisonville has partnered with Nixle, a product of Everbridge, to implement its Community Notification System to alert residents in real-time for local emergency situations and relevant community information. 

As a resident, there ar...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

NEW: Three severe-weather shelters available in Harrisonville

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The City of Harrisonville and Harrisonville Emergency Services urge you to be prepared for the many types of disasters possible here in the Heartland.

Taking appropriate shelter is critical in times of disaster. And being aware of the resources available t...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

SAFETY: A reminder about the City's severe-weather protocols

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The City of Harrisonville and Harrisonville Emergency Services wants to remind you about the City’s severe-weather protocols.

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Storm sirens in town are sounded when a Tornado Warning has been issued that affects Harrisonville. The decision t...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

City Hall seeking to update vital information for some utility accounts

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There are several factors that go into keeping our community strong and functioning smoothly.

Of these factors, the undeniable key to the success of Harrisonville is a working relationship between our residents and City staff and officials. This partnershi...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Board of Aldermen approve new start time for bi-monthly meetings

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On March 2, the Board of Aldermen voted to change the start times of their bi-monthly meetings to 6 p.m.

Currently, Board meetings are held on the first and third Monday’s of each month and begin at 7 p.m. The new start time will go into effect o...

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

Board of Aldermen approves hiring of Brad Ratliff as City Administrator

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The City of Harrisonville is excited to announce the hiring of Brad Ratliff as City Administrator.

The decision to hire Ratliff was made following a unanimous vote during an Executive Session meeting of the Harrisonville Board of Aldermen on December 16.

Ra...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

REMINDER: Procedures for individual customer reporting during "major" power outages

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As winter approaches, the City of Harrisonville would like to remind its residents about the protocols for individual reporting during “major” power outages.

Currently, customers are asked to call the Harrisonville Police Department di...

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Harrisonville renewable energy options remain in place entering 2020

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For those wanting to use renewable energy in Harrisonville, here are a few things the City wants you to know.

The City of Harrisonville currently possesses a net metering agreement for interconnection of a distributed generation source.  Our polic...

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Harrisonville first responders maintain commitment to student safety, with new security donation

Harrisonville EMS donates classroom security devices made from old fire hoses

The safety of students in Harrisonville has always been one of the City’s biggest priorities.

Members of Harrisonville Emergency Services and Harrisonville Missouri Police Department met on November 14, at Harrisonville Elementary School to continue to mak...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Traveling Vietnam Veterans memorial makes moving visit to Harrisonville

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For five days in June, The Moving Wall traveling Vietnam Veterans memorial was on display in Harrisonville. Officials estimate 35,000 people paid their respects to those whose names are on The Wall, while it was in town.

On June 27, thousands gathered in a...

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

Monthly storm-siren testing to continue on third Wednesday of each month

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The City of Harrisonville Emergency Services Department will continue the testing of its storm sirens on the third Wednesday of each month.Tests are scheduled for 1 p.m., pending weather conditions.In May of 2018, the city returned to testing the sirens o...

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