Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Friday, 29 May 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Friday
Low  53°
High 78°
Saturday
Low  51°
High 69°
Sunday
Low  56°
High 78°
Monday
Low  61°
High 85°
Tuesday
Low  63°
High 87°
Wednesday
Low  64°
High 87°
Thursday
Low  64°
High 85°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 55°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
The Time Is Here…Time To Get Rid Of Road O And Road 0!
06/09/2009

Rural Seward County residents will soon receive a packet containing a new 911 address card and a road map showing road name changes. Residents can expect to see changing road signs and residential address signage posted along with the new addressing system. The Seward County Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Department has coordinated with several entities including the United States Postal Service (USPS) and 911 Communications which handles emergency services calls; both USPS and Communications will have the new address information and begin the conversion at the same time residents do.

The GIS Department will begin issuing packets containing your new 911 address card on June 01, 2009. It is important that you start using your new 911 address immediately.

911 addresses are a physical locator and should be used for a number of reasons including 911 emergency calls, utility companies and package and mail delivery.

Residents currently receiving mail at a Post Office box can continue to do so, however, the new 911 address must be used any time a physical location is required. If you currently use Route and Box Number or a previously issued 911 address to receive mail, you must replace those with the newly issued 911 address.

The new 911 addresses are a coordinated effort between several entities including Seward County officials, 911 Communications and the Liberal Postmaster. It is important that you begin using your new 911 address immediately to ensure emergency responders can locate you in the event of an emergency. The Liberal Postmaster will issue a letter to rural residents in support of the new 911 addressing system.

If you don’t receive a packet either by mail or hand delivery by June 30, 2009, please contact the GIS Department to get your new 911 address. You can call Lisa Olson, GIS Coordinator at 620.626.3332 or by email lolson@sewardcountyks.org or stop by the Seward County Administration Building at 515 N Washington Ave Ste 106 in Liberal.

© Copyright 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
Tornadoes and Hail Hit Southwest Kansas
Plane Crash Kills Western Kansas Man
Liberal Police Department Promotes Officers
NWS Rates Sunday's Tornadoes
Two Tornadoes Touch Down Near Sublette
Oil, Gas Valuations Upends County Budgets
Redskins Runner Up in Home Regional
Redskins Win Baseball Regional for First Time in 23 Years  
Shooting Suspect Apprehended
Liberal City Commission Meets, Approves CNG Plat
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Seaman Stymies Liberal at State
Shooting Suspect Apprehended
Juan Rodriguez is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week
Edwin Sobalvarro Signs at Friends
Two Tornadoes Touch Down Near Sublette
Liberal's Riley Shoots 87 and Rolla's Huddleston 8th
KSHSAA Adjusts 5A Baseball Schedule Due to Weather
Lopez and Coyos Two Time All Americans in ITA
Kansas Marijuana Bill Hits Roadblock in State Senate
NWS Rates Sunday's Tornadoes
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 Kansas Lottery

©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