An incentive program in Wichita should cause us to question why investment in Wichita is not feasible without subsidy.
Posts tagged as “Downtown Wichita revitalization”
Articles about the redevelopment of downtown Wichita and its impact on the economic freedom of Wichitans.
The cost of the Naftzger Park makeover is rising, will be paid for with borrowed funds, and possibly handled without public discussion.
The Wichita City Council will consider approval of a redevelopment plan in a tax increment financing (TIF) district.
It may be very expensive for the City of Wichita to terminate its agreement with the Wichita Wingnuts baseball club, and there are questions.
The end of a Sedgwick County Commission election, the *Wichita Eagle* editorializes on school spending and more taxes, and Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell seems misinformed on the Wichita economy.
A Wichita Eagle editorial argues for higher property taxes to help the city grow.
The Project Wichita survey is about to end. Will it have collected useful data?
There has been much public and private investment in Downtown Wichita. What has been the trend in business activity during this time?
Wichita continues to decline in economic vitality, compared to other areas.
As in years past, a truthful accounting of the finances of Intrust Bank Arena in downtown Wichita shows a large loss.
As Project Wichita gets ready to gather information and set goals, let's be aware that we've done this before, and not long ago.
We can understand self-serving politicians and bureaucrats. It's what they do. But a city's newspaper editorial board ought to be concerned with the truth.
The Wichita City Council authorized the spending of a lot of money without discussion.
An important detail regarding Naftzger Park in downtown Wichita is unsettled, and Wichitans have reason to be wary.
Wichita leaders are proud of our region's economic growth. Here are the numbers.
In Community Improvement Districts (CID), merchants charge additional sales tax for the benefit of the property owners, instead of the general public. Wichita may have an additional three, contributing to the problem of CID sprawl.
The city has finalized a proposal for a development near Naftzger Park. It includes a few new and creative provisions.
Reminds me of the Wichita flag Wichita Eagle Opinion Line, December 5, 2017: “So Wichita wants to put its flag on license plates. I hope…