How much, if anything, do tax abatements cost?
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The Wichita City Council will consider a budget for the city's tourism fee paid by hotel guests.
A project in Wichita received substantial subsidy from taxpayers. How have public policy issues been reported?
The City of Wichita proposes to extend a baseball consulting contract without public explanation or discussion.
The City of Wichita property tax mill levy declined for the second year in a row.
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.
Recent use of the Wichita City Council public agenda has highlighted the need for reform.
John Todd explains how cities in Kansas are seeking additional power to seize property, and tells us why we should oppose this legislation.
Local governments in Kansas are again seeking expanded power to seize property.
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.
A development near downtown Wichita may receive subsidy through four different avenues.
It's good news that Spirit AeroSystems is expanding in Wichita. Let's look at the cost.
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…
In Wichita, we see another example of how once government starts a surveillance program, the urge to expand it is irresistible.
Wichita decides to have someone else conduct public engagement.