Parks & Recreation Request for Bid

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Parks & Recreation Request for Bid Seeking bids for Roof Replacement & Structure repairs at Barry Platte Park Main Shelter. PRE-Bid meeting: Friday, March 26, 2021, at 2PM on site at the shelter: 8526 NW Old Stagecoach Road, KCMO 64154 Sealed bids due: Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 9AM at …

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100 Mile Challenge

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100 mile challenge details   For more information call 816-858-3419. Event Details Cost: FREE  Date: February 1 -May 11, 2021 Location: Virtual 5K

Outreach Grant Applications are Open

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The Platte County Commission developed the Outreach Grant Program to promote the development of local parks and recreation facilities and programs and to enhance the quality of life for all residents.  Applicants must be a local government, school district or other public subdivision of the state of Missouri. In addition, IRS-designated …

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Funded Projects and Grants

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Over the past 20 years, the 1/2 cent sales tax has funded multiple projects and grants within Platte County.  Please click the buttons below to access information about these projects.   

Kayak trips

Pop Up Duck’s Head Float! July 24, 2020

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Bring your own boat: Don’t forget your paddle, water and life preserver. Kayaks, Canoes, or SUPs welcome! Distance is 2.5 miles and takes about an hour. The Duck’s Head is a unique situation where the entrance and exit ramps are in the same parking lot. No car shuttling needed. If …

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Instructional Kayak Event

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Kayaking for Beginners Experience kayaking first hand at the FREE Kayak event July 17, 2021, starting at 9 am! Boats and gear will be supplied; bring your own boat if you have one. Instruction will be given on paddle movement and motion, boat basics and safety. Participants will experience kayaking …

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2020 Youth Sports & Activities Grant Opportunity

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Platte County Parks is pleased to announce a new grant program geared towards assisting with Youth Sports and Activities. $250,000 has been allocated for this grant program from the 1/2 cent sales tax which funds parks and recreation in Platte County. The application is now available and is due back …

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Platte County Parks 100 Mile Challenge

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Platte County Parks 100 Mile Challenge New Challenge! Starts Monday February 1, 2021 The MARATHON challenge consists of 3 levels or choices: Can you get to the 262 Club? 5K = 50 miles in 100 days 10K = 100 miles in 100 days 26.2 miles the Marathon level = 262 …

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Pop up Event- Float the Duck’s Head! June 19, 2020

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June 19, 2020 – Launch 9:00 AM Cost: FREE Let’s kick off the 100-mile challenge! Get a jump start on your Platte County Parks 100 mile challenge! Platte Falls Conservation Area 15665 Knighton Ave, Platte City, MO 64079 Show N Go – Approximately an Hour-long float “Duck’s Head” has 2 …

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2020 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program

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When: Saturday, June 27, 8am – Noon Where: Platte Ridge Park, 17130 MO Highway 371, North of Platte City What: Paint and paint-related products, automotive fluids, batteries, lawn and garden chemicals, glues and adhesives, household cleaners, etc. NO ELECTRONICS Who: Free for residents of Platte County with Weston and Platte City …

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