Coffee Connect

The Northland Coffee Connect is a free weekly networking and business programming event. It offers an opportunity to join other Northland professionals and business owners as they explore leadership, the entrepreneurial journey and professional development.

Co-sponsored by the EDC, the weekly Wednesday meetings are hosted at iWerx (1520 Clay Street, North Kansas City) from 7:45 to 9am. Each meeting is free and open to the public. For more information contact the EDC at (816) 468-4989 or info@clayedc.com.

CLAY COUNTY NEWS

Friday Facts

Friday Facts: May 20

Each year the Missouri Chamber picks 25 individuals for their leadership class. This year their professional development program, Leadership Missouri, selected three current and emerging leaders with a direct

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Friday Facts

Friday Facts: May 13

Before recently being promoted to Platte County R-3’s Director of Community, School and Business, Brian Noller served as the Director of the Northland Career Center

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Friday Facts

Friday Facts: May 6

Clay County business and political leaders have been fighting for more bus routes for years.  While there is limited service in the Northland, employment centers

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Friday Facts

Friday Facts: April 29

Last Friday Governor Mike Parson appointed the Honorable Timothy Flook as Circuit Judge for the 7th Judicial Circuit. He will fill the Circuit Judge vacancy created

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Friday Facts

Friday Facts: April 22

Our friends from Kansas City Planning shared their first quarter residential permits issued report. Of the 913 permits given during the first three months of 2022,

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Friday Facts

Friday Facts: April 15

Congratulations to our friends in Kearney for hosting a successful groundbreaking for their I-35 and 19th Street interchange project. Many people have been involved for many

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Friday Facts

Friday Facts: April 8

Congratulations to Oak Park alum Ochai Agbaji who led Kansas University to the college basket national championship. The young man was a consensus All American, Big

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Friday Facts

Friday Facts: April 1

Tuesday is election day for municipal and school district candidates. Also on the ballot are three zero tax increase issues endorsed by your Clay County EDC’s

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Friday Facts

Friday Facts: March 25

Governor Mike Parson was in town yesterday to announce Meta Platforms, Inc. (Meta), formerly known as Facebook, Inc., will locate a nearly one million-square-foot data

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NEBA Hospitality Session

Communication, Continued Learning Seen as Keys for Clay County Careers

NEBA Co-Chair Amy Washam (top left) hosted three sessions for the March 22 Career Series. One of the panels focused on hospitality and included Worlds of Fun Sales Director Cori Day (top right) and (bottom, from left) Gladstone Park and Recreation Department Director Justin Markey and Tim Fajkus, vice president of marketing and operations for Harrah’s North Kansas City.

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