|New Linwood Fitness Center Grand Opening
Park & Recreation officials will host a grand opening and open house on Saturday for the new fitness center at Linwood Recreation Center. The event is scheduled for 9 a.m. at the south-side recreation center, 1901 S. Kansas.
Attendees can t...
Kansas Wildlife Exhibit Gift
Donation will help fund renovations
An announcement regarding a major donation to help fund improvements to the Kansas Wildlife Exhibit is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Saturday in Central Riverside Park, near th...
Mayor Asks Community to Conserve Water
Mayor Jeff Longwell asked residents to continue supporting water conservation efforts during his regular news conference on Thursday at City Hall, 455 N. Main.
“While our area has been blessed with recent rainfall, I want to stress the import...
City Seeks Public Input on Public Pools
Residents can help shape aquatics plan
City of Wichita officials are seeking public input on ways to improve public pools as part of a broader aquatics plan. Two community engagement meetings are scheduled for:...
Online Surplus Auction
The City of Wichita is holding an internet-only auction of copy machines and supplies. The online auction closes at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 2, 2015.
For an item listing or to place bids, please visit
Fourth Honor Flight Departs Wednesday
The fourth Kansas Honor Flight of the year will depart from Wichita Eisenhower National Airport at 10:15 a.m. on Wednesday, carrying one World War II veteran and 21 Korean War veterans to Washington, DC. The veterans and their guardians are flying on ...
Steampunk Day at Cowtown
Steampunk Day returns to Cowtown on Saturday, May 30 to give visitors a one-of-a-kind Victorian science fiction experience straight out of a Jules Verne or H.G. Wells novel. Activities for the entire family are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This yea...
New Airport Terminal Scheduled to Open June 3
Mayor Jeff Longwell today announced that the Wichita Eisenhower National Airport new terminal is scheduled to open on Wednesday, June 3.
Also, two major parts of the $200 million new terminal project – the new Parking Garage and Rental...
Free Fares on Ozone Alert Days
Wichita Transit riders can ride at no cost during high ozone, or Ozone Alert, days through Oct. 31 as part of a national campaign to improve air quality by reducing emissions.
Ozone Alerts Days occur when ozone levels are expected t...
May is Bike Month
In celebration of May is Bike Month, proclaimed by the City Council on May 5, City of Wichita officials are encouraging residents to have fun and experience the City on two wheels.
A community-led Bike Month Committee has organized...