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Posted on: June 20, 2020

Kent Police Department announces new Police Chief

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After a remarkable run, Police Chief Michelle Lee announced her plans to bring her career as Police Chief to an end during 2020. That led to a round of Police Chief testing, resulting in the promotion of Captain Nick Shearer to Police Chief with Michelle&...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

State Route 59 Resurfacing Project

Beginning Wednesday, June 17, a $1.7 million project that includes the resurfacing of SR 59 between SR 43 and the Summit County line will begin. This project is scheduled to be completed by late August 2020.

Lane restrictions will occur from 6:00 PM until ...

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

Free Meals for Children this Summer


LoveLight, Inc. is providing free breakfasts and lunches for children 1 through 18, June 1st to August 7th.

Meals are available to be picked up and eaten at home, Monday through Friday. On Fridays, breakfasts & lunches will also be given out to take ho...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Passport Applications Suspended

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The Department of State is currently only processing passport applications for life-or-death emergencies. 

To view their special message regarding passport applications or for further questions, please visit the Department of State’s Web...

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Passport Requirements News - Home Page
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Up Close with Businesses

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Main Street Kent interviewed several small business owners to see how they’ve adapted to the changes we’ve all had to make lately. 

Watch the interviews on Main Street Kent’s website

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

Send a tip anonymously to Kent Police

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The Kent Police Department is pleased to announce the implementation of a cell phone and web based application which allows citizens to submit anonymous tips to us.

This service is being provided to the public for non-emergency use. It is not meant to be u...

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News - Police
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Income Tax Information

rita notice for tax deadline

Municipal income tax returns and payments for tax year 2019 with a due date of April 15, 2020 have been extended to July 15, 2020.  Estimated payments for the first and second quarters of tax year 2020 have also been extended to July 15, 2020. &a...

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