Wichita spending data presented as a summary, and as a list.
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In 2014 Wichita voters rejected a sales tax which would have provided $250 million to spend on a water project. What were the city's concerns?
Transit in Wichita isn't working very well, and it is expensive.
An interactive visualization of data over time from the National Transit Database. Now with data through 2017.
Data from the annual report for USD 259, the Wichita, Kansas, public school district.
The City of Wichita plans subsidized development of a sports facility as an economic driver. Originally published in July 2017.
The cost of fixing an oversight in the design of Naftzger Park in downtown Wichita is rising, and again we're not to talk about it, even though there are troubling aspects.
An incentive program in Wichita should cause us to question why investment in Wichita is not feasible without subsidy.
The cost of the Naftzger Park makeover is rising, will be paid for with borrowed funds, and possibly handled without public discussion.
Data regarding State of Kansas agency spending presented in an interactive visualization.
Data regarding State of Kansas agency spending presented in an interactive visualization. The source of this data is KanView, the Kansas transparency portal, through its…
Data regarding State of Kansas payments to vendors. The source of this data is KanView, the Kansas transparency portal, through its download center. Data from…
A document that hasn't been made public details savings achieved in Sedgwick County over a recent period of nearly three years.
A look at some economic development incentive programs in Wichita and Kansas. Second in a series. Tax increment financing (TIF) is prominent in this episode.
A look at some economic development incentive programs in Wichita and Kansas. First in a series.
An interactive visualization of Kansas school salaries by district and category.
An interactive visualization of Kansas school salaries by district and category. This visualization holds salaries of Kansas school superintendents, principals, and teachers. The visualization shows…
Kansans need of a new way of thinking. They won't get that from a Democrat or Republican as governor, writes Michael Austin, Director of the Sandlian Center for Entrepreneurial Government at the Kansas Policy Institute.
What is the condition of Kansas highways?