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Posted on: January 2, 2015

Do You Know What's Happening Nextdoor?

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Riley County and the City of Manhattan are now home to Nextdoor — a social networking site for your neighborhood.

Why should I use Nextdoor?Think of it as a more secure Facebook with elements of Angie's List and Craigslist. ...Read on...

Posted on: December 31, 2014

North Manhattan Avenue Improvements Underway

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Work will begin Monday, Jan. 5 on the North Manhattan Avenue improvement project that, when complete, will allow for better traffic flow from Kimball Avenue to Research Park Drive.

The first phase of the project will maintain two-way traffic on North M...Read on...

Posted on: December 17, 2014

Citizen CIP Request Program Open

Citizen CIP Request Project

The City of Manhattan invites residents to submit a Capital Improvements Project request to city departments for consideration in the 2016-2021 fiscal years.

The Capital Improvements Program is the process of budgeting for large-scale public expenditur...Read on...

Posted on: January 2, 2015

Volunteers Needed for City Snow Partners Program

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Manhattan residents with a passion for helping others and an ability to help clear snow are needed to volunteer for a new city-sponsored program. City Snow Partners is seeking volunteers to help elderly or disabled individuals clear public sidewalks durin...Read on...


Parks and Recreation

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Posted on: March 4, 2015

What would Johnny do? City Park Event

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Manhattan Parks and Recreation staff are joining the St. Patrick's Day celebration fun with a "What would Johnny do?" City Park activity. The activity is an opportunity for staff to engage in meaningful conversations with citizens about w...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2015

2015 Street Tree Planting Program

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We will be planting trees along the street “right-of-way” during April and May! Request a free tree to be planted in the “right-of-way”at your home or business.
First priority given to lots and areas with no trees. Second priority is given in accordance ...Read on...

Posted on: January 21, 2015

CiCo Park Construction Project Underway

CiCo Park is a popular year-round destination. In early 2015, a project addressing downstream flooding by constructing two detention basins in the park will be completed. While this construction will create temporary inconvenience for park users, the resu...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2015

MPRD to undertake initiative to promote sportsmanship to local youth sports

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The National Alliance for Youth Sports (NAYS), together with Manhattan Parks and Recreation (MPRD), will launch an effort to promote sportsmanship in the local youth sports community.

The Sports Parent Pledge is a free tool MPRD will use in 2015 to pr...Read on...

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