|Meet Police Chief Candidates Today
A public forum to meet Chief of Police finalists is scheduled from 6:30-8:30 p.m. today at Century II Convention Hall. Attendees will get an hour to hear from each candidate and ask questions, with City Manager Robert Layton serving as moderator.
Eisenhower Sets Passenger Record
Wichita Eisenhower National Airport officials on Tuesday announced a new record for the most passengers in a month - 158,381 – during the month of July. The number accounts for passengers flying in and out of the airport. The previous record occurred i...
Submit Questions for the Next Police Chief
The City of Wichita is asking residents to provide further input on the hiring of the next Wichita Police Department Chief by submitting questions to the City’s website and Activate Wichita. The web addresses are www.wichita.gov and www.activate-wichit...
Chief Mosley Statement on Officer Involved Shooting
Wichita Police Department Chief Nelson Mosley on Monday issued
the following statement regarding an officer-involved shooting that occurred on
Saturday night along West Kellogg:
“Good morning. I am Chief Nelson Mosley. Thank you for being h...
Three Finalists Named for WPD Chief
City Manager Robert Layton on Thursday announced three finalists to fill the Wichita Police Department (WPD) Chief of Police position, which has been open since September 2014.
The finalists were named after an extensive community e...
City Releases Budget Infographic
City of Wichita of officials today released a City of Wichita infographic that captures highlights of the 2016-17 Adopted Budget, which was approved a day earlier by the Wichita City Council.
The Infographic uses colorful, easy-to-read graphics...
Pirates in The Park
Wichita Park & Recreation is hosting an end-of -the-summer event - Pirates in the Park – which is scheduled from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. on Thursday at Naftzger Park, 601 E. Douglas .
Enjoy performances on the pirate stage throughout...
Community Advisory Search Committee for WPD Chief Announced
The City of Wichita announced the members of the Community Advisory Search Committee for the next Wichita Police Chief. The committee, recommended by the Wichita Police Department’s organizational assessment, is designed to ensure an open and transparent...
Celebrate Safe Communities Event
The Wichita Police Department will participate in Celebrate Safe Communities from 5:30 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, September 15. The annual event encourages residents to host parties on their block to get to know one another and keep their area safe. Wichit...
Indian Center’s end-of-summer party full of twists
The Mid-America All-Indian Center is throwing an
end-of-summer party that is just as unconventional as its name: “Museum Flip
Flop: Stories in the Sun, Tours in the Dark.” The party will take place from
1-3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 22 at the India...