Archive for Tuesday, July 28, 2009

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Straub Construction receives Merit Award
July 28, 2009
General contractor Straub Construction of Shawnee is the recipient of a Merit Award from the Kansas Department of Commerce.
Salvation Army school supply drive begins
July 28, 2009
The Salvation Army has kicked off its annual school supply drive for children in the Kansas City-metro area.
Commuter forecast for July 28, 2009
July 28, 2009
Rain showers and thunderstorms will be hanging around throughout the morning and into the early afternoon today. The commute may be slowed a little by the weather. If you’re planning on taking 24 from Lawrence to Topeka expect delays of nearly 10 minutes or so. You may be better off taking 70 to avoid the construction traffic.
Council paves way for reinstatement of tax on utility bills
July 28, 2009
The council, before a full house at city hall, approved its 2010 city budget, which included $850,000 in new franchise fee revenue.