King of Freight

May 21, 2019 - 11:22 am
The Wichita City Council approved a new lease agreement for the former Gander Mountain building at WaterWalk. The new lease will allow King of Freight, LLC to move their operations downtown. The company is promising to add 400 new jobs at an average salary of $50,000 per year. Council members still...
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Steve McIntosh
May 20, 2019 - 10:40 am
At Tuesday's meeting the Wichita City Council plans to amend the lease on the former Gander Mountain building near downtown. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the plan is for King of Freight to move in and "give that area a little bit of life" and add as many as 900 new jobs. The mayor also says...
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May 14, 2019 - 11:38 am
Look for more development in downtown Wichita over the coming years. The Wichita City Council on Tuesday approved $4 million in industrial revenue bonds for Groover Labs. It's a non-profit maker space and event center, intended to spur startup companies. Those bonds will help renovate the former...
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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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