Posted on: April 12, 2018

Flint Hills Regional Conference

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On Wednesday, May 16, 2018, you are invited to join the Flint Hills Regional Council (FHRC) in Manhattan, Kansas for an action-packed day of speakers and insightful discussion.Representatives from Fort Riley and Kansas State University will be speaking on...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Flood Insurance Cost Reduction for Manhattan

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The City of Manhattan has been upgraded to a Category 6 in FEMA’s Community Rating System (CRS), which will result in a 20% premium discount for flood insurance policyholders starting on May 1, 2018.

“We are constantly looking for ways ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Larger Aircraft Fly Again

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American Airlines has reinstated larger regional jets to Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) after a seasonal break as a part of Manhattan’s commercial airline service to DFW and Chicago O’Hare (ORD) airports. The Bombardier CRJ-700 (CR7) offers f...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Park at Lee Mill Heights Master Plan

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The Park at Lee Mill Heights is an undeveloped 93-acre park in the southwest quadrant of the City of Manhattan. The concept plan includes 84 acres of natural area, nice acres of developed park area, and over seven miles of trails and pathways.Parks and Re...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Quality of Life in MHK

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One quality of life sales tax initiative will sunset at the end of this month and another will begin. Last November, Manhattan voters approved a 10-year, 0.25% sales tax initiative to fund indoor and outdoor recreation facilities and trail improvements wi...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Marlatt Rd. & Denison Ave. Roadway Reconstruction

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The Marlatt Rd. & Denison Ave. Roadway Reconstruction Project is scheduled to begin Thursday, March 1, 2018. This project is located on Denison Ave. from the City of Manhattan Fire Station north to the intersection of Marlatt Rd. and on Marla...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

New Recreation Center at Douglass Park

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The Community Recreation Center at Douglass Park has been proposed as a $3.4 million facility at the intersection of 10th Street and Fort Riley Boulevard at Douglass Park. It would house a basketball court, indoor walking track, and other amenities. The C...

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