DARE Drunkbuster Carts Press Release

SARA NADEAU City News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 19, 2016 CONTACT: Sara Nadeau snadeau@cityofgrainvalley.org 816-847-6293   Grain Valley School Resource Officers To Hold First Educational Training for Students of North Middle School Utilizing New Drunk Buster Carts   GRAIN VALLEY, MO – The Grain Valley Police Department recently acquired two Drunk Buster Carts utilizing funds provided to them from COMBAT (the Community Backed Anti-Crime …

Home Delivered Meals Available in Grain Valley

SARA NADEAU City News

Home delivered meals are available to home-bound individuals in Grain Valley City limits who are 65 years and older or disabled persons ages 18-64.  Meals are delivered Monday through Friday, except on holidays or days  when schools are closed due to inclement weather.  Meals are available at a reduced rate of $2.50 each.  Contact the Grain Valley Assistance Council at …

Truman Habitat for Humanity Seeks Families for Repair Corps Program

Marc Lavoie City News

Volunteers at Truman Heritage Habitat for Humanity are looking for families in need who live in the Grain Valley area. To qualify for assistance through the Repair Corps Program a family must meet three main criteria: 1. You must have need for Critical Home Repair and/or Home Preservation. 2. You must have the ability to pay. 3. You must be …

What you need to know about the Grain Valley motor vehicle sales tax vote

Marc Lavoie City News

GRAIN VALLEY RESIDENTS TO VOTE AUG. 2 ON MOTOR VEHICLE SALES TAX Grain Valley, Mo. – Tuesday, August 2, voters in Grain Valley will be asked whether or not to discontinue the collection of the city’s sales tax on motor vehicles, trailers, boats and outboard motors purchased from out-of-state dealers. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Why is this issue on the ballot? …

City Leaders Envision William Rockhill Nelson Farm Coming Back to Life

Marc Lavoie City News

Grain Valley Looks at the Historical Past of Sni-A-Bar Farms to Secure Its Future as a Collaborative Civic Complex Shortly after Grain Valley’s municipal building at 711 S. Main was opened 14 years ago, city leaders noticed they had a problem; the town was growing at such a fast pace they would have to expand or replace their new facility. Since …

Roadway Improvements on Buckner Tarsney

Staff Admin City News

The City has received many questions about the road construction south of Eagles Parkway on Buckner Tarsney Road.  This section of roadway is not in the City Limits of Grain Valley and is maintained by Jackson County. The project is a scheduled road improvement that is being performed by a Jackson County contractor.  The method of roadway improvement being used …

City of Grain Valley Credit/Bond Rating Upgraded

Staff Admin City News

The City of Grain Valley received positive and encouraging news at a recent Mayor/Board of Aldermen meeting held on Monday, March 24, 2014.  After the City’s recent review of credit related obligations, the City’s Financial Advisor and Senior Vice President of Springsted Incorporated, Tom Kaleko, presented the City with a revised credit rating notification.  Within that notification, the City’s credit …