Alan King

KNSS News
November 20, 2018 - 1:57 pm
At Tuesday's Wichita City council meeting, the group discussed a water and sewer rate increase and the future of a new water treatment plant. Public Works Director Alan King proposed a 7.69 percent rate increase in 2019, which will generate an additional $12 million in revenue next year. Rate...
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November 06, 2018 - 12:26 pm
The Wichita City Council heard from city managers regarding Wichita's plans for a new water treatment facility during a workshop Tuesday. Wichita has the green light to apply for federal funding but has until October 30, 2019 to get that application in. That funding would be worth about $200...
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Dreamstime
August 04, 2018 - 12:32 am
At the Wichita Ice Center, the floors are still dry and many people wonder what the plan will be for the facility. The chiller, which keeps the ice frozen, had an ammonia leak, causing the ice to melt. Public Works Director Alan King says that after the damage was evaluated, they realized it that...
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July 17, 2018 - 12:42 pm
On Tuesday, the Wichita City Council approved filing a grant application for proposed enhancements to the city’s aquifer storage and recovery facilities. Under this phase of the project, three additional storage wells would be constructed to secure more water to sustain the city during a "dust-bowl...
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April 03, 2018 - 10:59 am
The Wichita City Council has unanimously approved an over $8 million project to help preserve select Wichita streets. Alan King, Director of Public Works & Utilities, brought the proposed 2018 Outsourced Pavement Preservation Program, or OP3, to the council. It provides for street maintenance...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
February 08, 2018 - 2:19 pm
Wichita mayor Jeff Longwell and the City's director for Public Works & Utilities, Alan King, will be at the White House on Monday; Mayor Longwell says they were invited to a Monday morning meeting. Mayor Longwell says, "It's a great opportunity for Wichita to get engaged in some issues that are...
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