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Aug 28

Aggieville Zoning

Posted to How Do UDO by Ben Chmiel

Zoning determines what can be built in Aggieville; what kinds of uses, businesses, and buildings, how tall those buildings are and what they might look like. Aggieville's zoning (Currently the C-3 district) was last updated in Spring 2017 after the adoption of the Aggieville Community Vision (ACV) plan. Those updates restricted automobile-oriented uses and limited on-site parking. Through the UDO process, the City will be adapting and updating Aggieville's zoning (soon to be called the C-A district) and initiating the next round of changes for Aggieville zoning, as described in the ACV plan. Changes will include targeted building height increases, building design, setbacks and parking requirements. Check out this video describing the proposed changes in more detail and how they relate to the plan...
Oct 05

News Release: Veterinary Clinics in Manhattan now selling pet licenses

Posted to MHK Flood 2018 Updates by Vivienne Uccello

Several local veterinarians have partnered with the City of Manhattan to offer one-stop shopping for rabies vaccinations and pet licensing. The City Commission recently adopted an ordinance that will allow veterinarians to sell licenses at their clinic and send that information back to the City.

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Nov 30

Federal funding awarded to raise Manhattan’s levee system

Posted to News by Vivienne Uccello

(MANHATTAN, KS – November 30, 2018) The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) notified City of Manhattan officials on Wednesday, November 28th that $18,494,400 will be awarded to fund improvements to Manhattan’s levee system in fiscal year 2019.

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