Coronavirus Affects City Services

To prevent the spread of coronavirus in our community, Johnson County Government has ordered residents to stay at home except for essential needs, beginning Tuesday, March 24 for 30 days.

The Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, Recycling Center, and playgrounds and shelters at City parks are closed, and many other City services are affected by this order.

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Fire Safety Presentations

Overland Park Fire Department welcomes the opportunity to share fire safety with residents, visitors, businesses, and organizations in the city. Staff will present to:

  • Homes association meetings
  • Business meetings and events
  • Church events
  • Retirement homes
  • Schools and preschools
  • Men’s and women’s groups
  • Lunch-and-learn events

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Tricia Roberts

Presentation Topics

Fire Department staff members are available to present on a variety of topics, including but not limited to:

  • General fire safety
  • Home fire safety
  • Workplace fire safety
  • Smoke alarms
  • Fire escape plans and fire drills

Fire department staff will speak with students in classrooms and at school-wide events and career fairs. Lesson are geared toward specific age levels.

During visits, fire department staff discuss fire safety, firefighting, emergency medicine, engineering, arson investigation, training and much more.

Firefighters will bring videos, handouts and gear for participants to pick up and try on.

Safety Days and Fairs

Our department receives many requests to attend safety days and fairs and considers each event individually. We prioritize events that focus on safety, are well-advertised, and have a growth-minded audience.

Submit requests for safety days at least 60 days before your event.

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