Aaron Palmer

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County Vacates Apartments on Proposed Library Expansion Site

Adams Ave. Apartments

Johnson County's Commissioners discussed moving forward with vacating the Adams Avenue Apartments in preparation for beginning the expansion project for the Johnson County Library.

Buffalo Council Passes Fence Ordinance Changes

Buffalo City Council

Buffalo's City Council passed on third reading Ordinance No. 1374, which cleans up wording pertaining to the existing Ordinance on fences.

Buffalo Chamber Offers Holiday Promotions

A very busy day of events will be happening in Buffalo this Saturday, and we will be taking a closer look at them today and tomorrow to let everyone know what they can do to celebrate the Christmas season.

Today we will be focusing on the on-going events throughout the month of December.

Home Businesses Featured At Holiday Expo This Saturday

The Holiday Shopping Expo will be offered this Saturday, December 6th from 8am to 4pm at the Bomber Mountain Civic Center in Buffalo.

New Buffalo Police Officers Sworn In

Officers Damon and Marbry were sworn In Tuesday.

Two new Buffalo Police Officers were sworn into their positions during Tuesday's City Council meeting.

County Commission OKs Changes, Adjustments To Budget

Johnson County's Commissioners.

Johnson County's Commissioners approved adjustments to their budget, through the acceptance of four different funding grants.

Buffalo Senior Center's Craft Bazaar Saturday

Sally Frost

One of the many events in Buffalo this weekend is the annual Senior Center Craft Bazaar.

The bazaar will be happening both Friday and Saturday at the senior center, located on West Fetterman in Buffalo.

County To Discuss Vacating Property For Library Construction

Johnson County's Commissioners.

Johnson County's Commissioners will have their first meeting for December today.

On their agenda is a discussion on vacating the Adams Street Apartments, which will need to be razed to accommodate the expansion of the County Library.

Two Officers To Be Sworn At Buffalo Council Meeting

Two new patrol officers will be sworn and and officially become Buffalo Police Officers at tonight's City Council Meeting.

Sam Damon and Seth Marbury are on the agenda to take their Oaths Of Office.

Town Partakes In 'Light Up Buffalo' Events

All photos by Aaron Palmer

This year's “Light Up Buffalo” events were celebrated this past Saturday in Buffalo, with the cold weather not keeping people away, only re-thinking how to enjoy them.

Buffalo Council Passes Fence Ordinance On Second Read

The Buffalo City Council had the second reading of Ordinance No. 1374, which will change the wording of existing city code concerning fencing in the city limits, at their last meeting.

City Council OKs Tap on Water Line On Airport Road

A resident in the Ridge Road area came before the Buffalo City Council at their last meeting to seek approval to tap into an existing distribution line owned by Garland Enterprises.

Buffalo Council Approves Tri-City Initiative Grant Application

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

Buffalo's City Council hosted a special meeting to take public comment on the proposed application for the Tri-City Initiative Planning Grant, and then voted to support the grant application.

Buffalo's City Council On Holidays, Easements For Project

Buffalo City Council

At their last meeting, the Buffalo City Council discussed the possibility of closing city buildings and services on December 26th and January 2nd, giving city employees another paid holiday.

'Light Up Buffalo' Events Happen Saturday

The annual Light Up Buffalo events will happen this Saturday, November 29th, brought to the community by the Buffalo Downtown Association, (BDA).

Council, Planner Discuss Draft Sign Ordinance

Buffalo City Council

At their last meeting, Buffalo's City Council and City Planning Director Lynn Barrett discussed the Draft Sign Ordinance and an upcoming meeting to gain public input on the Ordinance.

Buffalo Council Approves Liquor License Renewals

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

Buffalo's City Council approved the renewal applications for Liquor Licenses for businesses within the city limits at their last council meeting.

Still Time To Help Local Food Pantry For Thanksgiving

The Bread Of Life Food Pantry in Buffalo will typically serve anywhere from 150 to 175 Thanksgiving meals every year, so the need in the community is there, some years more so than in others.

Buffalo Building Inspector Considering New Codes

Toby Rhoades

Buffalo Building Inspector Toby Rhoades reported to the City Council at their last meeting that he was considering adopting new building codes but had yet to reach a decision.

Turkey Trot Scheduled For Thanksgiving In Buffalo

Buffalo's Turkey Trot, to benefit Susie Bowling Lawrence Hospice, is scheduled for Thanksgiving morning before everyone partakes in the day's big feast.