Northeast Johnson County morning roundup


Merriam selects Brian Knaff as replacement councilman for Ward 2. The Merriam City Council on Monday selected Brian Knaff from among three candidates to replace Jim Wymer in one of the two Ward 2 seats. Wymer resigned from the council in January as a result of serious health issues.

Prairie Village seeking pool manager for 2017 season. Prairie Village is looking for a new pool manager this year. The pool manager would oversee operations at the Prairie Village Aquatic Center, including supervision of four assistant pool managers as approximately 55 lifeguards. The city will review applications for the position through March 6. Find out more information here.