In 2007, Overland Park submitted a request to the Board of Johnson County Commissioners to annex approximately 15 square miles of unincorporated land. The BOCC granted Overland Park authority to annex 8.35 square miles of land.
At 9:30 a.m. Thursday, May 19, pursuant to state law, County Commissioners will conduct a public hearing related to Overland Park's provision of municipal services to the annexed area.
The hearing will be in the county Commission Hearing Room, third floor of the Johnson County Administration Building, 111 South Cherry, Olathe.
At the hearing Overland Park officials will present information to show the city has provided the municipal services to the annexed area within the timetable set forth in the service extension plan. Overland Park has also prepared a report to the County Commission establishing the city's compliance with the service extension plan.