These 4 Johnson County cities now have solar panels powering public buildings

Johnson County solar panels

The cities of Prairie Village and Roeland Park have joined Merriam and Shawnee in being the few Johnson County cities with solar panel installations at municipal facilities. Solar panels were recently installed on top of Prairie Village's public works building, above.

Prairie Village and Roeland Park joined Merriam and Shawnee as the only cities in northern Johnson County with solar panel installations at city facilities.

The city of Merriam has had a solar panel installation on the roof of the Visitors Bureau since 2010 after winning the Take Charge Challenge hosted by Kansas City Power and Light (now Evergy).