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Steve McIntosh
May 15, 2017 - 10:24 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita businessman Bill Warren is mounting a campaign to "Save Century Two"... Wichita's convention and performin arts center, built in the mid 70s. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News he's talked with Warren about Century II and they argree that the building's exterior is "...
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Steve McIntosh
May 08, 2017 - 10:14 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News a city council workshop Tuesday will look at a nearly-year-long assessment of the police department. Longwell says the study will show how many officers need to be on the street, where they need to be deployed, and "how we're going...
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Steve McIntosh
May 01, 2017 - 10:15 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - At Tuesday's meeting, the Wichita City Council will look at finalizing the STAR Bonds project to finance ther River Corridor development. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the project includes a new baseball stadium, pedestrian bridge, and other amenities ... with a price...
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Dreamstime
April 19, 2017 - 2:10 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Wichita City Council has approved industrial revenue bond financing and an estimated $13.6 million in property tax breaks to subsidize Cargill Protein Group's new headquarters downtown. The Wichita Eagle ( http://bit.ly/2oLGsDd ) reports the council approved the tax breaks...
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April 18, 2017 - 9:33 am
WICHITA, Kan. - The City of Wichita will have Neighborhood Night Out Tuesday, Aug. 8, 5:30p-9p. Neighborhood Night Out is an annual event that promotes public safety. It helps combat crime by encouraging neighbors to get to know one another through neighborhood parties, picnics, cookouts and other...
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Steve McIntosh
April 17, 2017 - 10:00 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News he is working on bringing something new to the city. Longwell says the College Baseball Hall of Fame will leave Lubbock, Texas, a nd he''ll talk with the museum's owners about locating to Wichita. Longwell says Wichita might locate...
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Steve McIntosh
April 03, 2017 - 10:33 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Something new is really something old for the Wichita police department. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the City will applay for a "safety grant" to finance eight officers and a return of the W.P.D. motorcycle unit. Longwell says the city council will consider applying...
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Steve McIntosh
March 27, 2017 - 10:15 am
WICHITA, Kan - (KNSS) - At a workshop Tuesday, the Wichita City Council will discuss a new park for the west side of town. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the 100-acre urban wetlands park will be located at 29th and Maize Road. Longwell says the city council will talk about putting some money...
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Steve McIntosh
March 20, 2017 - 10:34 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell was in the nation's capital last week ... meeting with federal agencies. Longwell tells KNSS News a City operation that pumps excess Arkansas River water down into the aquifer below ground could use some federal help. Longwell says the city is...
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