The Wichita city council will consider a tax giveaway for an economic development project that does not meet its stated policy.
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The Douglas Design District seeks to transform from a voluntary business organization to a tax-funded branch of government.
The City of Wichita plans to create a large district where extra sales tax will be charged.
New Census Bureau data shows the population growing in downtown Wichita.
Wichita should consider discarding the water plant contract in order to salvage its reputation and respect for process.
Is the name of the new Wichita baseball team important? Yes, as it provides insight.
The Wichita city council will consider reforms to the consent agenda.
From the Wichita Pachyderm Club this week: Wichita city council candidates from district 2. This audio presentation or podcast was recorded on October 11, 2019.
The Wichita city council will consider expanding an existing TIF, or tax increment financing district.
Citizens may not have noticed that a campaign contributor to Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell received a large benefit from the city this week.
When pursuing a large Wichita city contract, did the winning company lobby all council members, or primarily Mayor Jeff Longwell?
From the Wichita Pachyderm Club this week: Wichita mayoral candidates Jeff Longwell and Brandon Whipple. This audio presentation or podcast was recorded on September 27, 2019.
Wichita economic development officials use a convoluted method of estimating the population of downtown Wichita, producing a number much higher than Census Bureau estimates.
From the Wichita Pachyderm Club this week: Wichita city council candidates from districts 2 and 5. This audio presentation or podcast was recorded on September 20, 2019.
Wichita city hall again places a controversial matter on the consent agenda, where it might pass without notice.
The City of Wichita property tax mill levy was unchanged for 2018.
The City of Wichita has made an application to the federal government for funding for a new transit center.
It is unfortunate that Wichita city and metro populations are falling. It is unimaginable that our city's top leader is not aware of the latest population trends.
The Wichita City Council plans to use the consent agenda to vote on an item containing confusing language.
When the City of Wichita shows architectural renderings, are we to treat them as promises, or as someone's unrealizable dream?