Parkville Missouri

New Year’s Eve Fireworks Ordinance

In Parkville, fireworks can be discharged from 9 pm on December 31st until 1 am on January 1st. This includes ground devices as described in RSMo 320.106(2) containing no more than 50 mg of explosive composition and classified as Class C explosives by the US Department of Transportation. Class C aerial devices may be sold, […]

Phelan Receives Certified Playground Safety Inspector Certification

The City of Parkville is pleased to announce that Travis Phelan received his certification as a Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) from the National Park and Recreation Association. Travis is the City’s first employee to receive the certification. The National Recreation and Park Association offers the industry-leading certification program in playground safety. CPSI is a […]

Archictural Design Standards

The City of Parkville has started the process to review and update its building architectural design standards, and we need your input. Most of our building architectural related regulations are found within our three special districts, Old Town District, Mixed-Density Residential and Business Park District. More information is available on the Project Page.

Eagle Scout Project Completed at Parkville Nature Sanctuary

The City of Parkville recognized a local Boy Scout from Troop 261 for his hard work and dedication in helping to enhance the Parkville Nature Sanctuary through his Eagle Scout project. The Scout was recognized at the Board of Aldermen meeting on November 21st. Caleb Johnson completed his Eagle Scout project by mulching the Old […]

Parkville Development Code Update Receives Outstanding Implementation Award

The City of Parkville is pleased to announce that the Parkville Development Code Update received the Outstanding Implementation Award from the Missouri Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA). City staff was recognized at the October 17 Board of Aldermen meeting.   Each year, the Missouri Chapter of APA receives dozens of applications from around […]

City Recognizes 2023 Paint Parkville Purchase Award Winner

The 11th Annual Paint Parkville event was held October 7-14, 2023. The City of Parkville proudly sponsored its eighth purchase award to support the event and to bring talented artists into the community. This year’s theme was Barkville, the dog parks in Platte Landing Park. Mayor Dean Katerndahl presented the City’s award to winning artist […]

Kia & Hyundai Provide Steering Wheel Locks to Parkville residents

In response to increasing incidents of vehicle theft in the Kansas City Missouri metro area, Kia and Hyundai are providing steering wheel locks for the listed years and models of vehicles.   If your vehicle qualifies, you can obtain a free lock from the Parkville Mo Police Department, 8880 Clark Ave., 816-741-4454. You must be […]

No Parking in English Landing Park

UPDATE JUNE 24, 2023 Thank you all for the questions, comments and feedback – we appreciate the engagement and are always working to get these details right. The parking situation in the parks is evolving and we’re working toward a comprehensive and sustainable plan for improving park safety and access for all. First, the City […]

Parkville Hires Daniel Harper as Public Works Director

On March 7, 2023, the Board of Aldermen approved the hiring and announced the appointment of Daniel Harper as the City’s Public Works Director. Mr. Harper was chosen from a pool of qualified applicants who completed the interview process with City leadership and staff. Mr. Harper brings more than 15 years in local and state […]