Friday, 12 February 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Friday
Low  26°
High 59°
Saturday
Low  34°
High 60°
Sunday
Low  33°
High 60°
Monday
Low  38°
High 65°
Tuesday
Low  36°
High 68°
Wednesday
Low  42°
High 74°
Thursday
Low  48°
High 84°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 59°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Liberal City Commission Meets, Makes Appointment To Diversity Council Board
07/11/2012

The Liberal City Commission met Tuesday night in the City Commission Chambers for their regularly scheduled meeting. Among the Items on the agenda, the Commission issued a Proclamation declaring the importance of Highway 54 to southwest Kansas, and how vital it is to 4 lane the highway for safety and economic reasons. The Commissioners appointed Gwen Moore to the Diversity Council, adopted an Economic Development Plan for the City in an agreement with New Boston Creative Group, and purchased a new ice machine for Willow Tree Golf Course in the amount of $3700.00 with the Mens Night Organization paying $1000.00 of that cost. The Commissioners also purchased 13 lots in the Coronado Heights Addition at $5000.00 per lot to be used for the final phase of the current USDA Grant for the Self-Help Housing Program. The monies will be recouped by the City when the lots are sold to the participants of the Program. During Tuesday's meeting, Commissioners also accepted several Grants and Donations from various groups and organizations.Accepted were donations from Rocking M Radio for $2,000.00 and the Liberal Area Coalition for $2,291.73 for the continuation of Compliance/DUI Checks and the purchase of equipment and materials to combat underage drinking. Also accepted by the Commission was a donation of over$1,470.00 from the PEO Chapter FA, for the purchase of bullet/stab proof vest for Rex, the City's K-9. The Liberal Police Department also received a  year COPS Grant for $118,495.00 with a local match of $39,498.00 for an additional SRO Officer for USD 480. The School District has agreed to pay the local match. After a 15 minute Executive Session, the Commission voted to accept an offer of $20,000.00 from Liberty Plaza LLC for a parcel of land on the north edge of Liberal, subject to landscaping and performance provisions and also subject to the approval of legal counsel. The Liberal City Commission will next meet on Tuesday July 17 for Special Funding Requests from organizations.

© KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
UPDATE: Liberal Kenworth Catches Fire
Torres Taken into Custody Wednesday, Makes First Appearence
Amparan Crowned New Miss Liberal
Parsons Time Not Enough for Record Setting Olney
LFD Report On Kenworth Fire
USPS Offers Pancake Day Cancellation
2016 Pancake Day Parade Results
Board Taps Local Talent to Emcee Talent Show
2016 Babycakes Is Born
2016 Pancake Day Eating, Flipping Results
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Diamond Bailey is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
High School Juniors Win Cooperative Leadership Trip
Seward County United Way Surpasses Goal
2016 Babycakes Is Born
Friday's Games
Great Bend Edges LHS Bowling at Ayr Lanes
Dodge City Spoils Liberal's WAC Title Hopes
LHS Homecoming is Friday Night
Torres Taken into Custody Wednesday, Makes First Appearence
City, County Offices Close For Presidents Day
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group