Tag: Sleeth Addition

Sanitation shifts to three-day schedule next week due to Thanksgiving

The City of Arkansas City will shift to a three-day sanitation schedule next week due to the closure of all city offices Nov. 23-24 in observance of Thanksgiving. The Cowley County Landfill also will be closed Nov. 23 in observance of Thanksgiving. All of Monday’s route and part of Tuesday’s […]

City offices closed Sept. 4 for Labor Day; four-day sanitation next week

The City of Arkansas City will shift to a four-day sanitation schedule next week due to the closure of all city offices Monday in observance of Labor Day. The Cowley County Landfill also will be closed Monday for Labor Day. All of Monday’s route and part of Tuesday’s route will […]

Sanitation shifts to three-day schedule next week due to Fourth of July

The City of Arkansas City will shift to a three-day sanitation schedule next week due to the closure of all city offices July 3-4 in observance of Independence Day. The Cowley County Landfill also will be closed July 4 for Independence Day. All of Monday’s route and part of Tuesday’s […]

City’s annual hydrant flushing program begins this week in Sections 1, 2

The City of Arkansas City is continuing its annual fire hydrant flushing program, with work proceeding all across southern Arkansas City starting this week. The Environmental Services Division will begin flushing Sections 1 and 2 — which contain a total of 181 fire hydrants along and south of Washington Avenue, […]

Sanitation shifts to four-day schedule this week due to Memorial Day

The City of Arkansas City will shift to a four-day sanitation schedule this week due to the closure of all city offices May 29 in observance of Memorial Day. All of Monday’s and part of Tuesday’s routes will be collected May 30. The part of Tuesday’s route to be collected […]

Sanitation schedule announced for weeks of Christmas, New Year’s Day

The City of Arkansas City’s Public Services Division and the Cowley County Landfill will be closed Dec. 26 and Jan. 2, 2017, in observance of Christmas Day and New Year’s Day, respectively. Arkansas City sanitation crews will collect refuse on the following schedule: All of Monday’s and part of Tuesday’s […]

Free summer meals to continue through June

Free summer meals continue to be offered to children on weekdays through June 30, according to USD 470 spokeswoman Alisha Call. The program aims to provide children with healthy meals during the summer. Signing up is not necessary. Breakfast and lunch are served free of charge to children between the […]

Law Enforcement for June 1

Arkansas City Police Department Officers and the Cowley County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1617 N. Summit St. for a report of a wanted man staying at America’s Best Value Inn. Felipe Enriquez Cabrales Jr., 27, of Arkansas City, was arrested on a Cowley County District Court warrant for failure to […]

Accomplished educator Jennings traces start back to Cowley College

Born to a poor family in Arkansas City during a heavy snowstorm, Glen Jennings had a rough beginning in life. At 6, he was diagnosed with rheumatic fever and his parents were told he only had one year to live. He later developed an enlarged heart and heart murmur, but […]

Hydrant flushing continues in Arkansas City

The City of Arkansas City is continuing its annual fire hydrant flushing program, with work proceeding in southeast Arkansas City starting this week. The Environmental Services Division will begin flushing Section 2 — which includes all fire hydrants in the area of A Street and Washington Avenue, south to the […]