Mayor Jeff Longwell

March 05, 2019 - 12:50 pm
The Wichita City Council considered a petition for some building renovations in the downtown. The project price tag is 12 million dollars to renovate facades for four buildings and asbestos remediation in three of them. One of those properties include the former Finney State office building. The...
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City of Wichita
Steve McIntosh
February 19, 2019 - 2:38 am
Construction activity continues towards the new downtown stadium that will host the Triple-A baseball team that's coming to town. Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News he has been speaking with team management "I have word that they may, here within a week or so, share what the ticket prices...
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Steve & Ted
February 18, 2019 - 9:12 am
We get a preview of this week's city council meeting and talk Presidents' Day with Mayor Longwell.
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February 12, 2019 - 11:53 am
The Wichita City Council approved the phase one contract with Wichita Water Partners for $6 million. Under the agreement, 30 percent of the plant will be designed, along with environmental clearances, permitting and easement acquisitions. This phase will also complete state and federal funding...
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February 12, 2019 - 11:13 am
The Wichita City Council voted Tuesday on the first bid package for the new downtown ball park. This first step will address the sewer, storm water and waterlines to be constructed in and around the facility. Excavation and grading will lower the ball field by five feet. Concrete work for the...
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City of Wichita
Steve & Ted
February 11, 2019 - 8:16 am
Steve gets a preview of this week's council meeting from Mayor Longwell.
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KNSS News
February 05, 2019 - 10:28 am
The Wichita City Council wasted no time in their first February meeting. The council set a public hearing for the 19th, in which they'll hear a petition to renovate the building facade at 1029 W. Douglas, that's on the southeast corner of Seneca and Douglas. The council also amended and updated the...
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City of Wichita
Steve & Ted
February 04, 2019 - 9:14 am
New team close to naming some finalists out of the thousands of suggestions from the public.
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Steve McIntosh
January 22, 2019 - 5:11 am
Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News he is spending the day in Topeka Tuesday. He'll attend a Chamber of Commerce Dinner, and Local Government Day. Longwell says some state lawmakers need to be reminded occasionally that local governments like to control their own fate. Longwell commented...
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KNSS News
January 15, 2019 - 11:27 am
The Wichita City council approved a new economic development agreement with a local company. Fiber Dynamics received a tax exemption from the city in March 2008. Under the terms, the company had to reach a job creation and return on investment target. The company failed to reach the job target...
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