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City of Overbrook Monthly Newsletter.

Would you like to serve on the Overbrook Planning and Zoning Commission?


We have one opening on our Planning and Zoning Commission.  It is for an in-town resident.  Please contact City Hall at 785-665-7328 or if you are interested.  Planning and Zoning meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month.

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We have openings on the Overbrook Parks and Recreation Board


If you live inside the Overbrook City Limits and would like to serve on the Overbrook Parks and Recreation Board, please contact OPR Director Corey Wells at or 785-219-9060.  You can also call City Hall at 785-665-7328.  There are two open positions.  Thank you!

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Trimming trees and brush on the south end of Locust in the road right of way


The City will soon be trimming trees and brush in the Locust Street road right of way on the west side of the trailer court.  Work should start in the next week or so.  If you have questions, please contact City Hall. Thank you!  Jim Koger Overbrook City Clerk

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Overbrook Betterment Committee Thanks You!


The Overbrook Betterment Committee reports the goal set for the  2023-24 Community Chest fund drive has been reached and exceeded due to the generosity of the citizens in Overbrook and the surrounding area. The success of this campaign shows the willingness of Overbrook area residents to support their community.  Thank you to everyone who helped make this year's drive a success!

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January 2024 Newsletter now available.


Click below to access the January 2024 Newsletter. Hope you have a great year!

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This Gift of Love presented by Small Town Drama Club


This Gift of Love at the United Methodist Church. We apologize that this didn't make it out with the newsletter. We received it just after we sent the bills.

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OPR Basketball Sign-ups


Last call for basketball signups. If you have not got your basketball forms/payments in, get it in as soon as possible! You can access the form here: 2023 Basketball Registration Form. You can return the form to City Hall. If you have any questions call us at 785-219-9060.

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Road Work in Town This Week


Killough Construction will be in town this week to do street work on Walnut, the South end of Elm, 5th, 9th, and 10th streets. Please make arrangements to park in an alternate location. If you have any questions call us at City Hall at 785-665-7328.

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Special Meeting Update


The special meeting that was scheduled for Thursday October 19th has been rescheduled to Wednesday October 25th at 6:00pm.  We were unable to obtain a quorum.  This special meeting will be to complete the Agenda from that regularly scheduled meeting. The public is invited to attend.

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NOTICE: Public Hearing


The City of Overbrook, Kansas will hold a public hearing on Wednesday October 11, 2023 at 6:00pm in the City Hall, for the purpose of considering an application to be submitted to the Kansas Department of Commerce for Small Cities Community Development Block Grant funds under the Downtown Commercial Rehabilitation category. This will precede the regularly scheduled council meeting.  

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