Board of Aldermen meeting rescheduled to Monday, October 20

LogoTransparentThe Board of Aldermen work session and meeting planned for Tuesday, October 21 are rescheduled to Monday, October 20. The budget work session will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by the Board meeting at 7:00 p.m.

Fall 2014 Resident Newsletter is Online

LogoTransparentThe Fall 2014 Residential Newsletter has been posted online. Check out Parkville news, events, pictures, and more! A hard copy will be mailed out to all Parkville residents in the next few weeks.

Click here to view the newsletter.

Route FF will reopen Friday, October 17

LogoTransparentMODOT announced that crews will complete slide repair work and reopen Route FF between NW Crooked Rd. and NW Homer White Rd. at 4 p.m. Friday, October 17. Construction began July 14, 2014. All work is weather dependent.

Police Department Collecting Halloween Candy

LogoTransparentWe need your help! The Parkville Police Department is collecting candy donations to make trick or treat bags. Last year the Police Department made about 500 candy bags and distributed them throughout local neighborhoods on Halloween night.

Candy donations may be dropped off anytime at the Police Department in City Hall. Thank you!

Online Sewer Payment Option Now Available

LogoTransparentThe City of Parkville is pleased to announce that sewer utility bills can now be paid online with a credit or debit card. Payments can be made at the following address: http://parkvillemo.gov/online-sewer-payments/. Please direct any questions to City Hall at 816-741-7676.

Important Notes:

  • Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express are accepted.
  • There is no convenience fee on this transaction.
  • Reoccurring credit and debit card payments are not currently accepted.

Parkville Fall Clean Up is Saturday and Sunday, October 11-12

LogoTransparentThe Parkville Fall Clean Up is Saturday and Sunday, October 11-12, 8 a.m.- 4 p. m. at the Damon-Pursell Construction Site, 6305 N.W. River Park Drive, Riverside.

Cost: Free for City of Parkville residents only (proof of residency required, sorry no businesses).

What is collected: Small limbs (must be bundled or tied), bagged leaves and grass (no plastic bags), used batteries, scrap metal, water heaters, auto parts, metal products, air conditioners (without compressor), washers and dryers (without motor), tires, furniture, miscellaneous debris.

What is not collected: paint, air conditioner compressors, washer/dryer motors, household hazardous waste items.

There is no curbside pickup in the fall.

Electronics Recycling at City Hall is October 7th

LogoTransparentNeed a place to get rid of that old freezer, cell phone or most anything else with a cord or battery?  The city has partnered with the Parkville Commons, Tech Express, and MRC Recycling, to collect basically everything that has a cord or battery (working or not).  Items accepted at no charge include: computers, printers, keyboards, laptops, hard drives, cell phones, pagers, radios, scanners, speakers, VCR, DVD, fax machines, answering machines, televisions, stereos, non-PCB ballast, furnaces, water heaters, air conditioners, microwaves, power tools, lawn and garden equipment (must have gas and oil removed), refrigerators, freezers, stoves, washers and other kitchen and home appliances.  There will be a charge to recycle CRT and projection TVs (old TVs) – up to 27” are $15 each and 28” and over are $35 each.  Please call Brian with MRC at (816) 785-7385 to confirm if an item will be accepted.

The collection will be held October 7th, from 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (or until the recycling truck is full) in the north parking lot at Parkville City Hall, 8880 Clark Avenue.  An additional event will be held from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m.  on the first Tuesday of December. Based on demand additional dates may be added.  Watch the webpage and social media for related announcements.  The goal is to make recycling convenient and safe for Parkville and to help keep 100% recyclable material out of area landfills.

Check out the MRC brochure here.

 

Parktoberfest is this Saturday in English Landing Park

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Parktoberfest is this Saturday! Parktoberfest 2014 kicks off with the 3rd annual 5K/10K Run/Walk. This will be the first 10K run through Platte Landing Park! Partial proceeds of the event go to support Friends of Parkville Parks.

Parktoberfest will have great food, music, and fun for all ages! Check out the Parktoberfest Webpage (http://www.parktoberfest.net/) or the flier below for more information!

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Advertisement for Bids: Parks Worksite Utility Vehicle

LogoTransparentAdvertisement for Bids: Parks Worksite Utility Vehicle

Please click the following link for the Bid Advertisement and Attachments.

Sealed bids will be received by the City of Parkville Missouri, 8880 Clark Avenue, Parkville, MO 64152 Attn: Melissa McChesney, City Clerk until 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 16, 2014. Deliveries shall be made to the CITY CLERK at City Hall. All Bids must be in a sealed envelope that is clearly marked on the exterior in noticeable type and font as “BID PROPOSAL – PARKS WORKSITE UTILITY VEHICLE.” Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at approximately 2:05 p.m. in the Public Works Conference Room of City Hall.

Advertisement for Bids: Sewer CCTV & Cleaning Project

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Advertisement for Bids: 2014 Sewer CCTV & Cleaning Project

Please click the following link for more information.

Sealed bids will be received by the City of Parkville Missouri, 8880 Clark Avenue Parkville, MO 64152 Attn: Melissa McChesney, City Clerk until 2:00 p.m. on Monday, October 6, 2014. Deliveries shall be made to the CITY CLERK at City Hall. All Bids must be in a sealed envelope that is clearly marked on the exterior in noticeable type and font as “BID PROPOSAL – SEWER CCTV & CLEANING PROJECT.”  Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at approximately 2:05 p.m. in the Public Works Conference Room of City Hall.