John McTaggart

City Council
Title: Mayor
Mayor John McTaggart

John McTaggart has been a resident for 38 years, he is 70 years old. He has owned the Tiny Signs, Ltd located in Ewardsville for 34 years. Currently serving as Mayor of Edwardsville 2009- present.

  • MARC Board
  • WYEDC Board
  • League of Kansas Municipalities Board of Governors
  • Chair, Johnson/Wyandotte County Council of Mayors
  • 2011-2012 Kansas Mayor of the Year

Past Positions
  • City Council 1990-1993
  • Mayor 1993-1997. Served of various boards related to positions
  • Past president of The Kansas League of municipalities Council of Mayors
  • Unified Government District 7 Commissioner 1997-1999 and various boards and committees related to position
  • 1994 Graduate Class 8 Leadership 2000

Current Civic Positions
  • Wyandotte County Library Board
  • Wyandotte County Parks & Recreation Board
  • Wyandotte County Parks Foundation Board, Chair
  • Wyandotte County Historical Society and Museum Board
  • Leadership 2000 Board
  • Kansas City, Kansas Community College Advancement Council

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