Delano

August 13, 2019 - 11:57 am
The Wichita City Council approved the Delano neighborhood master plan at their weekly meeting Tuesday. The plan, which first came before the city council last year, will be a guide for improvements and development over the next 15 years. Some of the items to tackle in the next 5 years include the...
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Steve McIntosh
May 13, 2019 - 10:49 am
At Tuesday's meeting, the Wichita City Council will discuss issuing bonds for the Gridley Family Foundation, to turn the former Macy's and state office building into a medical school. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News big development is planned for the area near Broadway and Douglas in downtown...
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March 24, 2019 - 11:10 am
The Delano District was packed Sunday morning for the Chisholm Trail Marathon, in its inaugural year for the event. The race is an Olympic trial qualifier, in addition to a qualifier for the Boston & New York marathons. The event attracted runners from 37 states and 2 other countries. The route...
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Dreamstime
March 17, 2019 - 12:06 am
Two pedestrians were critically injured after a vehicle struck them in the Delano neighborhood late Saturday night. Sedgwick County dispatchers say it happened around 10 p.m. in front of the Shamrock Lounge, located in the 1700 block of west Douglas. A middle-aged man and woman were attempting to...
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October 02, 2018 - 10:29 am
The Greater Wichita YMCA will receive $25 million in industrial revenue bonds from the city of Wichita. The city approved a letter of intent with the YMCA back in May. The bonds will be used to build a new facility on the Wichita State Innovation Campus, at a cost of $17.5 million. It would be...
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KNSS News
Ted Woodward
August 16, 2018 - 1:20 pm
All day on Saturday in the northwest part of Wichita, Love Your Community is hosting its annual Free Community Event. "Love Your Community" president Angel Martinez says it's a chance to bring people together, and providing people with information and resources empowering them to move forward. The...
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KNSS News
April 17, 2018 - 11:46 am
The Wichita City Council has delayed a vote for a new Delano Neighborhood Plan. The plan is a community-wide vision of improvements and development for the neighborhood during the next 15 years. The plan's recommendations include a ballpark village that will replace the Lawrence Dumont Stadium site...
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KNSS
July 19, 2017 - 4:27 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - The Wichita City Council has approved spending just under 30 million dollars on a project that includes a new stadium in downtown Wichita. The project would turn the stadium into a combination baseball park and soccer field that would have the ability to host more concerts...
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KNSS NEWS
Steve McIntosh
May 22, 2017 - 10:13 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - With the annual River Festival just a few days away, Wichita's Q-Line trolley system is up and running. Vice Mayor Janet Miller tells KNSS News the Q-Line is quite popular. It runs from the Delano neighborhood on the west to Clifton Square on the east. The ride is free...
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