Resident Resources


Animal licensing
For information on animal licensing, or to apply and pay for a pet license online, please visit the animal licenses and ordinances page.

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Drivers license and motor vehicle registration
When applying for an original, renewal or a current Kansas license, application must be made to a Driver License Examiner of the Division of Vehicles. In Johnson County, there are two examination stations:

  • 1839 S. Ridgeview (151st & Ridgeview, Village Center) in Olathe, 913.829.2501
  • 6507 Johnson Drive in Mission 913.432.2266

In Wyandotte County, there is one examination station:
1951 N. 63rd Street, Kansas City, Kansas 66102-1101, 913.287.2900

All of the requirements and restrictions pertinent to the Kansas Driver License are listed and explained in the Kansas Driving Handbook. Free copies of the Kansas Driving Handbook are available at each Examination Station or from the Public Service Officer on duty in the lobby of Lenexa Police Headquarters

Motor vehicle registration

Kansas License plates are required on all vehicles garaged or kept in Kansas. Vehicle License plates are issued by the County Treasurer's Motor Vehicle Office. Persons operating or storing qualifying vehicles without current Kansas Vehicle License Plates may be required to pay various fines, fees and taxes. Changes of address must be reported within 10 days.

New Kansas residents are required to register their vehicles and obtain plates within 90 days of moving into the state. The vehicle registration offices (tag renewals) are located at:

  • 1327 A Santa Fe (Twin Trails Shopping Center) in Olathe 913.826.1800
  • 6000 Lamar in Mission 913.826.1800

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Garage sales

For information about holding garage, craft, estate and sample sales, please view our informational brochure (PDF), or contact Community Development at 913-477-7500.

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Johnson County information

Lenexa is located within Johnson County.
Johnson County information


The Johnson County Transit site is www.thejo.com/.

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School districts
Lenexa residents attend schools within the following public school districts:

De Soto
De Soto Unified School District 232

35200 West 91st Street
De Soto, Kansas 66018
913.583.8300

Olathe
Olathe Unified School District 233

14160 Black Bob Road
P.O. Box 2000
Olathe, Kansas 66063-2000
913.780.7000

Shawnee Mission
Shawnee Mission School District

7235 Antioch Road
Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66204
913.993.6200

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Trash and recycling

All solid waste, residential and commercial, is collected by private contractors under permit to conduct business in Lenexa. New residents are encouraged to call one of the following companies at their earliest convenience to establish service, inquire about specific pickup schedules, and to ask questions regarding the collection of residential waste as well as recyclable materials.

Deffenbaugh Disposal
P.O. Box 3220
Shawnee Mission, KS 66217-9742
913.631.3300

Town and Country Disposal
P.O. Box 10
Harrisonville, MO 64701
816.380.5595

Superior Disposal Service
P. O. Box 715
Eudora, KS 66025
913.406.9460

Bumpy Roads Disposal
P. O. Box 184
Basehor, KS 66007
913.727.1405

Allied Waste
3150 N 7th St. Trafficway
Kansas City, KS 66115
913.281.4343

Gardner Disposal Service
404 E. Main St. Suite B
Gardner, KS 66030
913.856.3851



For more information, visit the Trash and Recycling information page.

All Lenexa trash haulers are required by code to offer one free bulky item collection per year. Some carriers require residents to call and schedule their pick up date while other carriers have set collection dates for certain areas in Lenexa. Please contact the carrier you have contracted with to learn their policy for curbside collection of bulky items.

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Utilities

Power and Light

Kansas City Power & Light
1330 Baltimore
Kansas City, Missouri
Customer Service: 816.471.5275
Lights out: 888.544.4852

Westar
P.O. Box 889
Topeka KS, 66601
Customer Service: 800.383.1183
Lights out: 800.544.4857

Gas

Kansas Gas Service
11401 West 89 Street
Overland Park, Kansas 66214
800.794.4780

Atmos Energy
P.O. Box 375
Bonner Springs, Kansas
913.441.2123

Water

WaterOne
Water District No. 1 of Johnson County
10747 Renner Blvd.
Lenexa, Kansas 66219
913.895.5500

 

Sewer

Johnson Co. Unified Waste Water District
7311 W. 130th St, Suite 100
Overland Park, KS 66213
913-715-8590

 

Telephone

SBC
1 Bell Centre
Saint Louis, MO 63101
Residential: 800.464.7928
Commercial: 800.499.7928

SureWest
14859 W. 95th St.
Lenexa, KS 66215
913.825.3000

Cable/Internet

Time Warner Cable
8221 West 119th Street
Overland Park, KS 66213
913.451.6464

SureWest
14859 W. 95th St.
Lenexa, KS 66215
913.825.3000

DISH Network
888.321.7209

DIRECTV
855.802.3473

HughesNet
877.273.4576

Exede (Satellite Internet)
855.627.2553

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