Thursday, 03 September 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Thursday
Low  69°
High 98°
Friday
Low  69°
High 97°
Saturday
Low  70°
High 95°
Sunday
Low  66°
High 97°
Monday
Low  64°
High 92°
Tuesday
Low  62°
High 92°
Wednesday
Low  59°
High 82°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 72°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
City Commission meets, Approves Purchases, Board Appointments
05/15/2013

The Liberal City Commission met Tuesday evening at 6:30pm for their regular meeting in the City Commission Chambers. Among the items on the agenda, the Commission accepted the designation from the Kaboom! Corporation as being a 2013 Playful City USA. This designation allows the City of Liberal to apply for grants from Kaboom! for additional funds for playground equipment. The Commission heard a presentation from the Truancy Program organizers, and students, and made several board appointments. Sara Carillo was appointed to the Diversity Council Board, Kevin Frauli to the Planning and Zoning Board, and Mike Aichle to the Parks and Rec. Board. The Commission also staggered the terms of the other Parks and Rec Board Members, so as not all terms expired at the same time. Commissioners approved the Vacation of a Utility Easement at the Airport, and approved the purchase of a 15 foot mower for the Airport. The mower was purchased from Keating Tractor in the amount of $12,690.00. Other purchases approved were for the Police Department for Bullet Resistant Concealable Vests for $5625 of which half of that amount will be reimbursed to the City through a grant, and Tasers for the Department in the amount of $5760.00. The commission approved the purchase of Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detectors for the Safe At Home Program from Mead Lumber for $6196.00 and approved an additional $30,000.00 for the First Time Home Buyers Incentive Program. Commissioners also added a 7th parcell of land in the Edwards and Light Park area to the Rural Housing Incentive District Program. The next regular meeting of the Liberal City Commission is set for May 28th.

© 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
Ulysses Woman Charged With Murder, Child Abuse
Liberal Native Looks To Bring Pro Wrestling Back To Tulsa
Liberal's Kuhnel Tops Baseball America List
Southwest Medical Center Announced the Addition of Two New Senior Leaders
LPD Says, "You Drink, You Drive, You Lose
Garden City, Great Bend Named Finalists For Shipping Hub
Sublette Looks to Out-Fox Opponents in 2015  
LHS Cross Country Eyes More Titles  
LHS Volleyball Looks to Get Back to Winning Ways  
Irby Expects Improved Tennis Team  
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Judge In Texas Vacates Lesser Prarie Chicken Protection
Dodge City Water Well Tests Positive For Chemicals
Experienced Dragons Power Past Seward
LHS Spikers Gain First Win in Hutchinson
Wood and Diaz Sweep Jayhawk West Weekly Awards
LHS Cross Country Eyes More Titles  
Moscow Needs Line to Lead
Schnable Steps in at Rolla
Kansas Crops Making Good Progress
Garden City, Great Bend Named Finalists For Shipping Hub
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

©2015 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