The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Kansas Department of Health and Environment are responding to an outbreak of the coronavirus, a virus strain that was newly identified at the end of 2019.

This page will be updated as new information is released.

Reopening Johnson County

The City of Overland Park is working with the Johnson County Department of Health and Kansas Department of Health and Environment to closely monitor the coronavirus outbreak and reopening plans.

Overland Park will follow the phases of Reopening Johnson County, a phased approach to promote economic recovery, health and safety. Learn more about the County’s plan.

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Impact on City Services

CDC recommendations for social distancing and the County’s declarations affect some City service operations.

Unless otherwise noted below, City services are operating normally.

Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

The Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens is open.

Restrooms are open and cleaned regularly.

City Hall

City Hall is open to the public.

Community Centers

Matt Ross Community Center and Tomahawk Ridge Community Center are open.

Each facility will be regularly cleaned and sanitized.

Room rentals, basketball courts, towel service and Child Watch may not be available.

Members and guests will be required to sign an additional waiver to use the facility.

Please visit the Matt Ross Community Center or Tomahawk Ridge Community Center pages to see the details of operations during the reopening phase.

Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead

Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead is open.

Learn more about 2021 operations on the Farmstead webpage.

Farmers’ Market

The Overland Park Farmers’ Market is open for the 2021 season on Wednesdays and Saturday.

Learn more about 2021 market operations on the Farmers’ Market webpage.

Fire Department

Emergency services are generally operating normally while taking extra precautions to avoid spreading coronavirus.

Golf Clubs

St. Andrews Golf Club and Sykes/Lady Overland Park Golf Club are open.

Please refer to for details.

Municipal Court

The Municipal Court is open and taking extra precautions to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

Visit the court webpage for more information about procedures for visiting in-person and how to conduct court business online.

Parks + Trails

All City parks and trails are open. Playgrounds, athletic courts and fields and exercise equipment are open.

Police Department

The Overland Park Police Department has suspended all station tours and ride-alongs.

Police Reports

If you have an emergency, call 911.

We encourage you to avoid filing non-emergency police reports in-person. Make a report online or call 913-895-6300 (select option 3) between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. to make a report over the phone. If necessary, dispatch will send an officer to you to make a report.

Scheels Overland Park Soccer Complex

Scheels Overland Park Soccer Complex is accepting reservations for play.

Giving + Assistance

Assistance Resources

Meal Sites Locator: Use this map to find the nearest resources for food and meal assistance around Overland Park.

Johnson County Website: Food Pantry List

Johnson County Website: Meals on Wheels

Blue Valley School District: Free Grab-and-Go Breakfast and Lunch

Olathe Public Schools Website: Meal Distribution

Harvesters Website: Help applying for benefits

Resources for Giving

United Way of Greater Kansas City: KC Relief 2020

Johnson County Human Services – Food Pantry Amazon Wishlist

An Update from Mayor Carl Gerlach

Hear from Mayor Gerlach about how you can help prevent the spread of coronavirus.