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Seneca filing for KDOT grant to complete downtown

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A grant through the Kansas Department of Transportation will be submitted by the City of Seneca to help fund the rebuilding of the remaining four block original brick surface of Main Street from 7th to 10th Street. This will be Phase 2 of the project and it’s projected to cost $1.5 million. A 20% minimum local match would be required ... Read More »

Your donation would be gladly welcomed at any organization

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December typically brings a flurry of donations for worthy causes, as year-end tax planning considerations drive decisions.  Some worthwhile local endeavors to consider would include community foundations.  The Washington County Community Foundation annually supports a variety of community projects for the benefit of the county.  A matching program toward eight different causes was recently announced.  These include the Washington County ... Read More »

Fire hydrants not possible with Gage County Rural Water Project

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Gage County Supervisors were hoping to install fire hydrants and fire truck fill up points along the rural water project near Wymore, however that will not be possible.  According to Ted McIntyre, the project engineer, fire hydrants being added to the line will not be possible because the system was designed for drinking water.  The line will run from just ... Read More »

Washington County Hospital projects passes

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The hospital project in Washington County passed by a 2-1 vote Tuesday.  Nearly 50% of the registered voters turned out to vote for the project.  66% voted yes while 33% voted no.  As part of the project, the existing hospital will be remodeled into the new clinic and a wing will be added to the west end of the existing ... Read More »

Meeting to discuss next phase of Seneca Main Street Project

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There will be a meeting regarding the next phase of the Seneca Main Street Project from 6th to 10th Street.  The meeting will be at the Seneca Library Community Room Wednesday at 5 p.m.  The public is encouraged to attend.  The first phase of the project, which included reconstruction of three blocks of Seneca’s brick Main Street from 3rd to ... Read More »

Leadership Marshall County looking for service project

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The 2013 Leadership Marshall County Trailblazer class is looking for a way to give back to their communities through a service project that will be completed in early spring 2013.  They will donate the labor for the project if materials that are needed for completion of the project are provided by the group or individual.  Applications will be accepted from ... Read More »

Leadership Trailblazers Look For Service Project

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The 2013 Leadership Marshall County Trailblazer class members are looking for a way to give back to their communities through a service project to be completed in early spring 2013. The group hopes to assist with one or several projects within Marshall County that would sustain, enhance or improve the quality of life, the safety of local residents or the ... Read More »

Marysville City Council Notes from 11-13-12

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Short $100,000 in a fundraising effort to purchase and renovate the former Union Pacific depot in Marysville as a community and events center, Landmark Enterprise representative Linda Swim Tuesday evening reluctantly advised the Marysville City Council that the group had raised $37,850 from some 80 donors, which left the effort short facing a deadline this week.  Landmark had initially been ... Read More »

KDOT To Close US Highway 77 Today For Old Bridge Implosion

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The Kansas Department of Transportation will close the new US-77 Big Blue River Bridge at Blue Rapids for approximately 20 minutes at 2:00 p.m. today as crews implode the old US-77 Big Blue River Bridge structure. When imploded  only the structural steel on the bridge will fall as the bridge piers will remain in place and will be removed after the ... Read More »

Wymore Water Project underway

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The Wymore Rural Water Project has begun with construction of the water tower, which is located about 2 miles East of Wymore.  The $4.2 million project will cover 130 miles and supply water to more than 200 people.  Once the tower is completed, which is expected to be the end of this week, workers will start laying pipe to the ... Read More »