Sedgwick County Commission

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Steve McIntosh
September 08, 2020 - 9:43 am
The Sedgwick County Commision has important decisions to make at their weekly meeting Wednesday. Commision Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News there is more than 80 million dollars left in a fund to help deal with the pandemic ... from the CARES package passed by Congress. Meitzner says a lot of...
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Exploration Place in downtown Wichita, Kansas.
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Rodney Price
September 02, 2020 - 12:38 pm
The President and CEO of Exploration Place discussed the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on the facility in 2020.
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Rodney Price
August 19, 2020 - 12:43 pm
Find out what Dr. Minns said at Wednesday's Sedgwick County Commission meeting.
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Rodney Price
August 12, 2020 - 1:11 pm
Here's a look at some of the budget details, along with other plans the board approved on Wednesday.
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Commissioners set to adopt the Sedgwick County budget
Steve & Ted mornings
August 11, 2020 - 8:47 am
Ted and County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner discuss the county budget, the primary election, CARES Act funds, and the coronavirus pandemic.
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Steve McIntosh
August 04, 2020 - 9:53 am
The Sedgwick County Jail was quarantined after an inmate who works in food preparation tested positive for COVID-019 Friday. Sedgwick County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner tells KNSS News it was a "thorough cleaning" of the jail. He says it's "pricey" to clean and sanitize the jail. Meitzner says...
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Rodney Price
July 29, 2020 - 1:27 pm
Sedgwick County Commissioners table plan for bar and nightclub relief and approve school funding plan for upcoming year.
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Infections Viruses
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Rodney Price
July 22, 2020 - 1:41 pm
The Sedgwick County Commission made a few changes but ultimately approved Dr. Garold Minns' emergency public health order that will close bars and nightclubs and limit gathering size.
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Rodney Price
July 15, 2020 - 12:59 pm
We have our first look at the county's 2021 recommended budget, along with plans to hire a diversity and inclusion officer.
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Steve McIntosh
July 14, 2020 - 9:43 am
In the coronavirus pandemic, it's important to make sure the hospitals and medical professionals are not overwhelmed ... says Sedgwick County Commission Chair Pete Meitzner. He tells KNSS News most folks seem to realize the gravity of the situation ... and "everybody's wearing masks". The pandemic...
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