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Posted on: June 30, 2021

Information about the Fire Protection Sales Tax vote on August 3

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FIRE PROTECTION SALES TAX - August 3, 2021 Special Election

Harrisonville voters will be asked to consider a Fire Protection Sales Tax on the August 3 ballot.

What is a Fire Protection Sales Tax?

LEGAL DEFINITION: (RSMO 321.242) The governing body of any fir...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Board approves new trash hauler for City of Harrisonville

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On Tuesday, July 6, the Harrisonville Board of Aldermen approved a contract between the City and WCA of Missouri LLC. – part of Green For Life Environmental Inc. for solid waste hauling services.

The contract will officially take effect on August...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Harrisonville Historic Preservation Survey

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The City of Harrisonville is committed to enhancing our neighborhoods and attracting investment that will secure our community's economic future. 

The City's Historic Preservation Commission is updating our Historic Preservation ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Social-distanced meetings at City Hall open to the public beginning in June

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As COVID-19 cases in both Cass County and the State of Missouri as a whole continue to decrease, City of Harrisonville Boards and Commissions will reopen to public attendance. 

Social distancing will be required, and masks are encouraged.

This will...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

City to cover $500,000 of ‘Polar Vortex’ bills

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Dear Harrisonville Utility Customers,

The City of Harrisonville would like to update you about the current electric utility billing and usage situation.

Following what meteorologists have called a “polar vortex” in late February, the Cit...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Mayor Bowman looks to the future in 2021 State of the City address

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Mayor Judy Bowman issued her 2021 State of the City Address on Thursday, May 20, during the Harrisonville Area Chamber of Commerce's May luncheon.

Bowman highlighted some of the positive steps the City has taken in the past year, perseverance in t...

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Posted on: April 20, 2021

Engineers present information about repairs coming to City Lake, Lake Luna

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During the Board of Aldermen meeting on April 19, 2021, engineers from Wilson & Company Inc. presented potential improvement plans for both City Lake and Lake Luna - in City Park.

Wilson & Co. hope to bring final construction plans to the City for ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Assistance now available for Missouri renters financially impacted by COVID-19

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Struggling to pay rent or utilities due to the COVID-19 pandemic? Missouri State Assistance For Housing Relief (SAFHR) may be able to help.

The State Assistance for Housing Relief (SAFHR) for Renters program provides rent and utility assistance for eligibl...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

Outdoor Pool to receive first major facelift in nearly 25 years

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Exciting improvements are coming to the Outdoor Pool in Harrisonville’s City Park!

Opened in 1997, the Outdoor Pool in City Park has spent more than 20 years as the hub for summer activity and community enjoyment in Harrisonville.

Kept closed in 2...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

ButterBurgers and Fresh Frozen Custard to Arrive in Harrisonville

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Harrisonville is getting a delicious addition! Culver’s of Harrisonville will open this fall. Culver’s is known for its ButterBurgers and creamy Fresh Frozen Custard.

Culver’s of Harrisonville, which will be located at 1415 N ...

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Posted on: September 9, 2020

Harrisonville Fix It! app launched as new community engagement tool

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On Wednesday, September 9, 2020, the City of Harrisonville launched a new and exciting community engagement tool, powered by SeeClickFix that will allow citizens to report quality-of-life issues and request services. 

With the free Harrisonville F...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

Information about the current Harrisonville electric utility billing and usage situation

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UPDATE FROM MAY 24, 2021:

The City of Harrisonville would like to update you about the current electric utility billing and usage situation.

Following what meteorologists have called a “polar vortex” in late February, the City saw incred...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

City of Harrisonville Electric Dept named Reliable Public Power Provider by APPA

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The City of Harrisonville Electric Department has earned a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3)® designation of PLATINUM from the American Public Power Association for providing reliable and safe electric service. 

The RP3 designation, whi...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Good changes, strong challenges highlight City Administrator's 2020 State of the City Address

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It was a night spent reflecting on and appreciating a year like many of us had never seen before, as City Administrator Brad Ratliff presented his 2020 State of the City Address to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen during their February 16, meeting.

In what ...

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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 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

REMINDER: Two 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 to issue a ...

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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: 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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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Harrisonville renewable energy options remain in place entering 2021

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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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