The Arkansas City Building Trades Advisory Board voted 5-0 on Nov. 16 to approve final changes to and recommend the passage of a new ordinance. The ordinance, which makes quite a few adjustments throughout Municipal Code Chapter...Read More
Walmart Manager Mark Chickadonz was awarded the Good Neighbor Award by the City Commission of Arkansas City on Nov. 7. “He’s done a lot of things in the community that have been above and beyond,” said Public Information Officer...Read More
The City Commission of Arkansas City voted unanimously Oct. 17 to approve the purchase of five Motorola portable radios for the Arkansas City Fire-EMS Department. This purchase, which came to a total of no more than $16,569, is...Read More
The City Commission of Arkansas City voted 3-0 on Aug. 1 to approve an ordinance allowing the consumption of alcohol at PrairieFest this year. While consumption also has been allowed in years past, there will be a change in...Read More
The City Commission of Arkansas City voted for the second time June 20 to table an ordinance that would alter Arkansas City Municipal Code to require tree trimmers to have a license. This ordinance had been tabled once before...Read More
Red water issues soon might be largely a thing of the past in Arkansas City, thanks to a trio of upcoming water line replacement projects, including one that was approved unanimously during Tuesday night’s City Commission...Read More
The City Commission of Arkansas City voted unanimously to declare several structures within the city as unsafe and dangerous at a meeting Jan. 3. Each of the six structures was voted on separately after individual public...Read More
The Arkansas City Equal Opportunity and Accessibility Advisory Board met Dec. 15 at City Hall for the first time as a combined board. The board was formed from the remnants of the Accessibility Advisory Board, which had not met...Read More
The City Commission of Arkansas City unanimously passed a resolution Dec. 6 to amend the comprehensive fee schedule. The decision to do so was not reached quickly, however, due to an ongoing attempt to negotiate increased water...Read More
The Arkansas City Building Trades Advisory Board voted 8-0 on Nov. 17 to suspend the license of Faithful Plumbers for 30 days after several complaints. The suspension applies only to new permits. The company will be allowed to...Read More
The City Commission of Arkansas City heard concerns about a local haunted house during its meeting Oct. 18. Resident Justin Jagels said the presence of the haunted house on West Colorado Avenue could have an effect on the...Read More
The City of Arkansas City was notified Tuesday afternoon by the Kansas Department of Revenue that implementation of the one-cent, 10-year SCKMC Sales Tax, approved by Arkansas City voters by an 4-to-1 margin on May 24, may...Read More
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