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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 April 1, there is one known case of COVID-19 in Harrisonville, and 20 cases ha...

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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: 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 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 regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of April 1, there is one known case of COVID-19 in Harrisonville, and 20 cases have been reported in Cass County. Tragically, one person has ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Harrisonville Community Center to close amid COVID-19 outbreak

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Harrisonville Parks & Recreation (HPR) will be closing the Harrisonville Community Center effective March 18, through March 29, due to social distancing recommendations from the Center for Disease Control, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Serv...

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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 16, 2020

All 17th Circuit Municipal Court dockets canceled through at least April 24

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In an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and "flatten the curve", Judge William Collins has issued an administrative order that will cancel all municipal court dockets in the 17th Circuit until April 24.

The order will take effect on Tuesda...

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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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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.

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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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