Contact Us
Department Contact Information

This form is intended for general questions for the city and is forwarded to a general email address. It is not monitored 24/7.
If your question requires immediate assistance (Court, Police, Fire, etc.), please contact that department directly.
Contact Form

 



Security Measure

What's New

This is the image for the news article titled Car burglary trends and prevention
Car burglary trends and prevention
10/26/2020
Over the last several months, Lenexa and Johnson County have experienced an increase in car burglaries. There are two particular trends the Lenexa Police Department has seen.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Compost service is a gift that keeps giving
Compost service is a gift that keeps giving
10/20/2020
Two local companies are offering a discount to responsibly dispose of your meal scraps this holiday season and beyond.
Read More
clear
Holiday Farmers Market
Holiday Farmers Market features homegrown and homemade
10/16/2020
Weekly shopping at the Lenexa Farmers Market ends Saturday, Oct. 31, but our local vendors want to help make your holidays stand out. Finding ways to gather or connect with loved ones is more meaningful than ever this year. Get in the spirit of the giving season at our third annual Holiday Farmers Market.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Outdoor burning advice from the Lenexa Fire Department
Outdoor burning advice from the Lenexa Fire Department
10/14/2020
Outdoor burning can give homeowners a way to get rid of some yard debris or allow families to gather together to enjoy these each other's company. Be aware of the different requirements and restrictions for different types of outdoor burning.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Wayside horn project moving forward
Wayside horn project moving forward
10/07/2020
The Lenexa City Council took several actions at its Oct. 6 meeting that will allow construction of wayside train horns in Old Town to be completed by summer 2021.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Curbside composting available for Lenexa residents
Curbside composting available for Lenexa residents
10/05/2020
The City of Lenexa has negotiated a discounted rate with Compost Collective KC to provide curbside compost collection to residents.
Read More
clear
young girl in witch costume and face mask holding pumpkin
How to have a spooky yet safe Halloween
10/02/2020
Lenexa’s popular Enchanted Forest event is canceled this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and traditional door-to-door trick-or-treating is not recommended. But we still have some spooktacular fun up our sleeves to celebrate Halloween.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Serving up fire safety in the kitchen
Serving up fire safety in the kitchen
10/02/2020
Before you serve up a meal in the kitchen, it’s important to know the essentials of fire safety. While cooking is the #1 cause of home fires and home fire injuries, these accidents are preventable.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Rent a bicycle at parks and places across Lenexa
Rent a bicycle at parks and places across Lenexa
10/01/2020
Lenexa’s new bike share program has arrived just in time to enjoy our parks’ stunning autumn scenery on a leisurely trail ride.​
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Lenexa Police Chief announces intent to retire
Lenexa Police Chief announces intent to retire
09/30/2020
Lenexa Chief of Police Thomas Hongslo has announced his intent to retire in December 2020 after a 31-year career in law enforcement. Chief Hongslo marked his 25th year with the Lenexa Police Department earlier this month, and at the time of his retirement will have served as chief of police for eight years.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Wildlife wisdom
Wildlife wisdom
09/24/2020
Learn some helpful advice for dealing with local wildlife from the Lenexa Police Department's Animal Control Division
Read More
clear
people working out outside Rec Center
Fall Back Into Fitness with outdoor classes during October
09/10/2020
Lenexa Rec Center members are invited to sweat it out with us during a series of free, outdoor Fall Back Into Fitness classes during the month of October 2020.
Read More
clear
pickleball, disc golf, paddling in lake, bird watching, community garden, geocaching
Autumn activities to try in Lenexa parks
09/09/2020
Get outdoors and explore Lenexa's parks this fall. Here are six activities to enjoy.
Read More
clear
illustration of five people exercising on digital screen
Get a great workout with virtual fitness options
09/08/2020
There is a lot to juggle right now, but staying active is extra important for our physical and mental health. Consider these virtual training options to keep your fitness habit going at home.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled 2020 Election Guide
2020 Election Guide
09/08/2020
The 2020 general election is approaching soon. Make sure you're aware of key deadlines and your voting options.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Walking and jogging safely at night
Walking and jogging safely at night
09/03/2020
Before you take off on an evening exercise jaunt, take note of these safety precautions from the Lenexa Police Department.
Read More
clear
art hanging in Lenexa City Hall art gallery
Hometown artists recognized in 2020 Lenexa Artists’ Show
08/28/2020
The 29th annual Lenexa Artists' Show honored the work of 35 artists from our community, celebrating the deep well of creative talent here in Lenexa.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Explore Lenexa with self-guided tours
Explore Lenexa with self-guided tours
08/27/2020
Take an afternoon to discover areas of the city you’ve never seen before or learn something new.​
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Often-overlooked code violations
Often-overlooked code violations
08/20/2020
Property codes help maintain a safe, attractive community. And while it may seem obvious that you can't have a dead tree falling over in your yard, some code rules are a little less intuitive.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Proposed homeless shelter regulations to be presented Aug. 25
Proposed homeless shelter regulations to be presented Aug. 25
08/12/2020
The Lenexa Governing Body will soon consider new homeless shelter regulations developed after several months of in-depth study and community input.
Read More
clear
Lenexa logo
Joint Statement Regarding Equity and Diversity
08/05/2020
A joint statement of Lenexa's Governing Body regarding equity and diversity was approved at the August 4, 2020 meeting.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Tackle our Fall Fishing Derby starting Sept. 1
Tackle our Fall Fishing Derby starting Sept. 1
07/31/2020
Hooked on fishing? So are we! Because our summer fishing derby was “fintastic,” Lenexa Parks and Recreation staff scheduled a second oppor-tuna-ty.
Read More
clear
COVID-19 under microscope
How Rec Center handles COVID-19 incidents
07/21/2020
Your health and safety is our highest priority — especially during the current global pandemic. The Lenexa Rec Center has plans in place for eliminating or minimizing exposure to COVID-19 for patrons and staff.
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Treat or remove your ash tree soon
Treat or remove your ash tree soon
07/10/2020
The destructive effects of the emerald ash borer on Lenexa’s tree population are exceptionally prevalent this summer. If there’s an ash tree on your property, take steps now to avoid having to pay for an emergency tree removal or repairs to property damaged by falling trees or limbs.​
Read More
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Follow state and local rules for political signs
Follow state and local rules for political signs
07/07/2020
Political signs are popping up across Lenexa, and you may be wondering whether some of these signs are displayed in compliance with state and local regulations.
Read More
clear
Lenexa Police Department logo
LPD outlines department practices
06/08/2020
In light of recent inquiries of police practices across our nation, internal staff at the Lenexa Police Department spent several hours last week reviewing their training, policies, overall culture of the department, as well as discussing the #8CANTWAIT initiative, all with an open mind.
Read More
clear