|City of Wichita Closures for Independence Day
In observance of Independence Day, City of Wichita facilities will be closed Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4. The closed facilities include City Hall, Neighborhood Resource Centers, Wichita Public Library locations, Park & Recreation Centers, G...
Fireworks on Sale Saturday, Stay Safe
With Fourth of July activities approaching, City of Wichita Police and Fire officials on Friday encouraged residents to be cautious with fireworks. Local fireworks tents open for business on Saturday and will stay open until July 5.
Online Surplus Auction
The City of Wichita is holding an internet-only auction of surplus vehicles and equipment. The online auction closes at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Items include skid steers, backhoes, buses, cars, trucks, trailers, etc.
Free Fares Week Draws More Riders
For the second year in a row, Wichita Transit saw a substantial increase in riders during Free Fares Week, June 15-20, a promotion designed to raise awareness about Transit services, increase ridership, and help the environment.
Fourth of July Safety Tips
Wichita Fire Department (WFD) officials are reminding residents to take precautions when shooting fireworks. With the 4th of July holiday approaching, Vice Mayor James Clendenin on Thursday reminded residents about the added danger of hot and windy weath...
City Announces the 2015 Wichita Big Read Book
City of Wichita and Wichita Public Library officials on Thursday announced that Into the Beautiful North by Luis Alberto Urrea is the 2015 Wichita Big Read book selection. In its 8th consecutive year hosting the Big Read, Wichita is receiving the maximum ...
Kellogg & Webb Update
Wichita officials said today that the Kellogg & Webb interchange
improvement project has been successfully bid for construction.
Construction, teamed with Dondlinger Construction, both of Wichita, was the low
June Final Friday at CityArts
CityArts is hosting the
opening of four new exhibits from 5-8 p.m. on Final Friday, June 26 that
celebrate the work of artists in the Wichita area. Admission is free to CityArts’ galleries that are open 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Monday-Friday, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m....
Social Media Town Hall Budget Meeting
City of Wichita officials will host a second social media town hall budget meeting from 2 to 3:30 p.m. today in Training Room I on the 9th floor of City Hall, 455 N. Main.
Wichita City Council Members are expected to attend.