stadium

Steve McIntosh
June 10, 2019 - 10:56 am
Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News a parking garage is in the plans for the new stadium ... where construction is going well. Longwell says construction workers have been "out there weekends and evenings" ... and the project is "coming together nicely". At Tuesday's City Council meeting, B...
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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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Steve McIntosh
April 15, 2019 - 10:38 am
At Tuesday's meeting, the City Council will discuss a new police substation for east Wichita. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the substation will be located near Kellogg and Edgemoor ... and will likely be combined with a fire substation. The Council will discuss plans for the Wichita River...
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April 07, 2019 - 11:44 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The county that's home to the Kansas City Chiefs is moving forward with a plan to remove and store thousands of old Arrowhead Stadium seats with the intention of reselling them to fans and sports memorabilia collectors. The Kansas City Star reports that Jackson County...
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KNSS News
Ted Woodward
February 13, 2019 - 2:18 pm
Officials gathered in downtown Wichita Wednesday morning for the groundbreaking ceremony for the new baseball stadium. The only thing currently on the empty space at Maple & McLean is a sewer line, running about where the old third-base line was located in the now-demolished Lawrence-Dumont...
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Steve McIntosh
February 12, 2019 - 4:36 am
At Tuesday's meeting, the Wichita City Council will discuss adding some special features to the new stadium. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the council will set the gross national price for the first phases of the project. They will also discuss three tunnels that have been added to the design...
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Steve McIntosh
December 10, 2018 - 10:24 am
The Wichita City Council meeting Tuesday will look at several issues. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News the council will finalize the contract for the team to build a new downtown stadium. The council will also probably delay for a week any action on a new watger treatment facility. Longwell...
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Steve & Ted
December 10, 2018 - 9:03 am
Steve and Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell talk about the new stadium, Mead's Corner, and new buildings downtown.
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Steve McIntosh
December 03, 2018 - 10:04 am
At Tuesday's meeting, the Wichita City Council will be asked to approve issuing millions of dollars in bonds to finance expansion for several companies, including Textron Aviation. Mayor Jeff Longwell tells KNSS News bond money helps companies create jobs and that is "great to see". The mayor says...
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