Education & Training

Education & Training

Boil Water Advisory Issued for City of Maple Hill in Wabaunsee Co.

September 19-23 is the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) fourth annual SepticSmart Week. The purpose of SepticSmart week is to promote education on septic systems and encourage homeowner's to take action for proper care and maintenance. One-quarter of U.S. homes rely on septic systems for wastewater treatment. If not kept in proper functioning order, failing septic systems can cause public health issues as well as impair valuable water resources.

State Issues Emergency Suspension of Child Day Care Home in Olathe

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued an Emergency Order of Suspension to a day care home at 18409 W 114th St. Olathe, Kan., licensed under the name Kristine Luthi Home Day Care

EPA Sustainability Grants Awarded to Teams from University of Kansas, Kansas State University, and...

Student teams from the University of Kansas, Kansas State University, and the University of Missouri are among the 38 university student teams to receive Phase I grants from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) program to pursue projects to develop new, sustainable products and strategies

KDHE investigating norovirus illnesses in Overland Park

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is working with the Kansas Department of Agriculture and the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment to investigate an outbreak of norovirus infection among individuals who became ill after attending the New Theatre Restaurant in Overland Park, Kan. on Sunday, Jan. 17.

EPA Awards Green Infrastructure Grants of $20,000 to Kansas State University and Mississippi State...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded grants of $20,000 each to Kansas State University and Mississippi State University to carry out green infrastructure demonstration and training projects.

KHRC, HCCI PARTNER TO PROVIDE KANSAS TENANT AND LANDLORD SERVICES

Officials from Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC), met with representatives of Housing and Credit Counseling Inc. (HCCI) of Topeka, on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, to sign an agreement forming a partnership that focuses on tenant/landlord counseling and education throughout the state

Advanced Green Building Course Offered

WASHINGTON, D.C. - June 4, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- June 13 and 14 the HBA will offer the course Advance Green Building: Building Science at the HBA office. This two-day course instructs builders and remodelers on proper building science techniques for constructing and remodeling high-performance homes. The high-performance ideal encompasses more than just energy efficiency – it is about potentially creating a more durable, environmentally responsible and sustainable living environment.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE!

MANHATTAN - July 30, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Kansas Housing Conference is pleased to offer a limited number of scholarships to allow housing providers and advocates, who otherwise might not be able to do so, the opportunity to attend this year's three-day event in Manhattan. Scholarships will be based on financial need, contributions to the field and potential to give back to the field.

TRADE SHOW BOOTHS AVAILABLE AT THE KANSAS HOUSING CONFERENCE

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 25, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Have you marked your calendar for the 7th annual Kansas Housing Conference? This year's event takes place September 12th-14th at the beautiful new Manhattan Conference Center in Manhattan. With over 600 attendees participating last year, the Kansas Housing Conference has become a great place to meet and network with the industry's top players. Trade show booths start at only $150 for non-profit and governmental organizations.

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® BRINGS EMPLOYER ASSISTED HOUSING CLASS TO MANHATTAN

MANHATTAN - July 20, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Striving to bring homeownership within the reach of working families, the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) will host a comprehensive Employer-Assisted Housing (EAH) Training during the 2012 Kansas Housing Conference in Manhattan. Sponsored by the Wichita Association of REALTORS®, in partnership with the Manhattan Association of REALTORS®, this comprehensive, four-hour class takes place Wednesday, September 12th at the Manhattan Conference Center.

KANSAS HOUSING CONFERENCE SEEKS NOMINATIONS FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING AWARDS

July 9, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Kansas Housing Conference is now accepting nominations for the 2012 Ad Astra Awards. The awards recognize people and organizations across Kansas for their commitment and contributions to affordable housing and community development

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR THE KANSAS HOUSING CONFERENCE

WICHITA, KS - June 21, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The 2011 Kansas Housing Conference is pleased to offer up to 20 scholarships to attend this year's event in Wichita. Presented by Kansas Housing Resources Corporation, the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and NeighborWorks America, the conference takes place August 9-11 at the Hyatt Regency located at 400 West Waterman. Over 500 city planners, community development leaders, government officials, business professionals, property managers, service providers and housing advocates are expected to attend.

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE 2011 KANSAS HOUSING CONFERENCE

WICHITA, KS - June 15, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) --- Over 500 developers, city planners, business leaders, housing advocates and community development professionals are set to converge on Wichita this August for the 2011 Kansas Housing Conference. The sixth annual event takes place August 9 - 11 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel located at 400 West Waterman. Presented in partnership by Kansas Housing Resources Corporation, the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and NeighborWorks America, the three-day conference offers over 40 dynamic and educational breakout sessions, cutting-edge technical trainings, housing policy forums, networking receptions and tours.

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS: 2011 Kansas Housing Conference

TOPEKA, KS - December 16, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Do you have great ideas for dynamic speakers and presentations at next year's Kansas Housing Conference August 9-11 in Wichita? If so, we want to hear from you! The Conference Steering Committee is now seeking session suggestions that offer:

NeighborWorks America Training Explores Innovative Strategies to Enhance Organizational Capacity

Topeka, KS - July 20, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Good intentions, tenacity and passion are essential qualities non-profits must have to achieve any community building mission, but are they enough? Unfortunately, many organizations realize too late that getting the job done also requires capacity, knowledge and resources

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Senators Press NDAA Conferees to Protect Basic Allowance for Housing

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) joined U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), John Boozman (R-Ark.) and John Tester (D-Mont.) this week in a bipartisan effort to urge the leaders of the Senate and House Armed Services Committee to protect the housing benefits of dual-military families, women and junior members of the Armed Forces.

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