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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Tex Turmoil

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Tex Consolver Golf Course | April 6 at 9am | 2-players | shotgun start | $65 per person

Bring your best team of two to play in this 18-hole shotgun. Experience challenging pin placements and tee markers in non-traditional locations. Your team changes tees ...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Spring Aeration

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Aeration is an essential program to keep playing surfaces healthy and in good condition. Each Golf Wichita course performs this process during the spring over a two day period. Please view the schedule below.

  • MacDonald | March 26-27
  • Auburn Hills | April 9-1...
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Golf
Posted on: January 25, 2024

Warm Up Cages Coming to Sim

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Warm up cages are being installed at Arthur B. Sim between the first and tenth holes. This will provide golfers an opportunity to warm up before starting their round and allow for golf instruction that includes driving the golf ball.

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Golf
Posted on: January 25, 2024

Become a Member

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To learn more about becoming a member at Golf Wichita courses visit our membership page.

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Posted on: December 14, 2023

What's New on wichita.gov

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We have changed some of the navigation on our site to make it more user friendly. Check out this video to learn more about the new layout of wichita.gov.

AccessWichita (report an issue tool) has been replaced with SeeClickFix. Now you can report a variety ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

2024 Excellence in Public Service Awards

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The Excellence in Public Service Award recognizes employees from City of Wichita, Sedgwick County and Wichita Public Schools who exhibit the highest standard of service - go beyond the call of duty and demonstrate the following:

  • Exemplary performance that ...
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Posted on: February 22, 2024 | Last Modified on: December 9, 2020

Library Presents 38th Academy Award Short Film Festival

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The 38th annual Academy Award Short Film Festival, presented by Wichita Public Library, runs March 2-9, 2024 at library locations around Wichita. Each year, the Library screens the nominated short films in the live action, animation and documentary catego...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

City to Hold Next Set of Public Housing Open Houses

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City to Hold Next Set of Public Housing Open Houses

The City has announced the next round of open houses as it continues to market public housing units currently available for sale. The City is listing these properties at fair market appraised value instea...

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Posted on: January 24, 2024

2023 Resident Survey Interactive Dashboard Launches

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2023 Resident Survey Interactive Dashboard Launches

Since 2006, the City has participated in the National Community Survey to gauge resident satisfaction with municipal services and to help determine priority areas for improvement. Yesterday, the City of W...

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Posted on: January 24, 2024

Wichita Library Presents Black History Month Programming Series

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Wichita Library Presents Black History Month Programming Series

The Wichita Public Library presents “Celebrating Wichita’s Black History,” a series of programs in February that highlight the achievements of people and events t...

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Posted on: December 14, 2023

City Relaunching Home Repair Program

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City Relaunching Home Repair Program

The City of Wichita has revamped its Home Repair program and will open applications and the wait list on February 1.

The Home Repair program assists low- and moderate-income homeowners with critical home repairs to achie...

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Posted on: February 20, 2024

February 20, 2024 Wichita City Council Meeting Recap

Today at the City Council meeting, the Council heard the following items:

  • Public Hearing and Request for Letter of Intent to Issue Industrial Revenue Bonds (Vantage 906 - Vantage Point Properties) – Deferred to March 5, Approved 6/1, (Wu, Johnson, Hoheisel...
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Posted on: February 13, 2024

February 13, 2024 Wichita City Council Meeting Recap

Today at the City Council meeting, the City Council heard the following items:

  • Board of Bids and Contracts – Approved 7/0
  • 2024 Wichita River Festival Memorandum of Understanding – Approved 7/0
  • 2024 Community Services Block Grant Applicati...
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Posted on: February 6, 2024

February 6, 2024 Wichita City Council Meeting Recap

Today at the City Council meeting, the City Council heard the following items:

  • Board of Bids and Contracts – Approved 7/0
  • Petition for Public Improvements – Approved 7/0
  • Adoption of Franchise for Kansas Fiber Network, L.L.C. – A...
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Posted on: January 16, 2024

January 16, 2024 Wichita City Council Meeting Recap

Today at the City Council meeting, the City Council heard the following items: 

  • Petitions for Public Improvements – Approved 7/0
  • Petition to Renovate Building Façade at 1101 W Douglas – Approved 7/0
  • Adoption of Franchise for Kansas Fiber Network, L....
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Posted on: January 9, 2024

January 9, 2024 Wichita City Council Meeting Recap

Today at the City Council meeting, the City Council heard the following items: 

  • Selection of Maggie Ballard as the 2024 Vice Mayor – Approved 7/0 
  • Board of Bids and Contracts – Approved 7/0
  • Petitions for Public Improvements – Approved 7/0
  • De...
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Posted on: January 2, 2024

January 2, 2024 Wichita City Council Meeting Recap

Today at the City Council meeting the City Council heard the following items:

  • Ordinance Creating Chapter 20.12 of the Code of Wichita Pertaining to Retaliatory Evictions – Approved 6/1 - Yes (Whipple, Johnson, Tuttle, Hoheisel, Frye & Ballard...
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Posted on: December 19, 2023

December 19, 2023 Wichita City Council Meeting Recap

Today at the City Council meeting the City Council heard the following items: 

  • Board of Bids and Contracts and Wichita Airport Authority Board of Bids and Contracts – approved 7/0
  • Petitions for Public Improvements – approved 7/0
  • Ordinance Creating C...
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Posted on: December 12, 2023

December 12, 2023 Wichita City Council Meeting Recap

Today at the City Council meeting the City Council heard the following items: 

    Board of Bids and Contracts – approved 7/0

    Repair or Removal of Dangerous and Unsafe Structure - 1239 N. ...

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

December 5, 2023 Wichita City Council Meeting Recap

Today at the City Council meeting the City Council heard the following items: 

    Board of Bids and Contracts – approved 7/0

    Repair or Removal of Dangerous and Unsafe Structure - 858 N. B...

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Posted on: December 12, 2023

Open Streets ICT - NoMar

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Open Streets ICT - Nomar, a FREE neighborhood community-building event along 21st Street for a day of biking, fun physical activities, music, dancing, and much more! We will be closing one mile of 21st Street to traffic from NoMar Market at Broadway Avenu...

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Posted on: December 12, 2023

Open Streets ICT - WSU & Shocker Neighborhood

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Join us this Spring for Open Streets ICT - WSU & Shocker Neighborhood! This FREE neighborhood community-building event will take place along 17th Street, just south of Wichita State University and will host a day of physical activity, food trucks, mus...

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Summer of Discovery and other summer camps available!

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Looking for the ultimate summer adventure for your kids? Look no further than Wichita Park & Recreation's Summer of Discovery and Summer Activity Camp!  Get ready for a full day of excitement with Summer of Discovery! With weekly field trips ...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

New Playground Coming to Watson Park

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Wichita Park & Recreation is pleased to announce the development of a new playground at OJ Watson Park, presently undergoing construction. This playground will be designed to meet ADA accessibility standards, ensuring inclusivity for all individuals. ...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

The Spring Evolve Activity Guide Is Now Available

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The Evolve joint activity guide makes it easier for community members to try new things by combining offerings from CityArts, Wichita Park & Recreation and Wichita Public Library. Join the fun and explore new passions!

Registration is now open for Spri...

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

Party For The People

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Join us in celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Keeper dedication on May 18, 2024! The Bosin Society, in collaboration with the City of Wichita, Sedgwick County, and other generous sponsors, invites you to a free and family-friendly celebration – the P...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024 | Last Modified on: December 12, 2023

Park & Recreation Partners with ICT Farms

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Park & Recreation finalized a lease agreement to partner with ICT Farms, a local nonprofit, to use the Bridgeport Soccer Fields to grow fresh produce. The aim of this pilot project is to improve food access, train and educate the community on growing ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2024

New Community Center!

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Wichita will be getting a new community center in Planeview Park area. View the Power Point presentation presented to City Council on Tuesday, January 3 for approval of the project.

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Planning

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Posted on: December 8, 2023

MAPD Application Filing Fee Increase in 2024

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MAPD Application Filing Fee Increase in 2024

January 1, 2024, application fees for Wichita-Sedgwick County Metropolitan Area Planning Department cases will increase by approximately 10%. This price increase will not affect any cases that are currently in p...

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Planning
Posted on: November 27, 2023

Report a Zoning or Sign Issue

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Report zoning/land use issues; commercial signs; signs in the Rights of Way; or illegal home occupation.

Make a report.

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Planning
Posted on: November 27, 2023

Look Up a Planning Case

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Search for zoning cases, subdivision cases, building permits and more using the MABCD Portal.

Search for a Planning case here.

How to look up a Planning case tutorial.

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Spring Registration Is Open!

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Get ready to elevate your game this spring with our exciting lineup of pickleball and tennis lessons and leagues! Don't miss out on the chance to sharpen your skills and enjoy some friendly competition. Secure your spot now by registering for our...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

USTA Level 5 Tournament

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This is a Level 5 Open for junior tennis players. Division include boys 14 and under, boys 12 and under, girls 14 and under, and girls 12 and under for singles and doubles.

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Posted on: January 25, 2024

Veterans Ride Free

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Veterans Ride Free
All Vets, All Routes
Courtesy of the Dole VA & United Way of the Plains

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