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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

Boil Water Advisory Rescinded for City of Lorraine in Ellsworth Co.

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has rescinded a boil water advisory for the public water supply for the City of Lorraine located in Ellsworth County. The advisory was issued because of a loss of pressure due to a water main break. Inadequate pressure may result in a loss of chlorine residuals and bacterial contamination.

Pompeo on Supreme Court Decision to Halt President’s Clean Power Plan

Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) released the following statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to halt enforcement of President Obama's Clean Power Plan

Boil Water Advisory Issued for City of Lorraine in Ellsworth Co.

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued a boil water advisory for the public water supply in the City of Lorraine located in Ellsworth County. KDHE officials issued the advisory because of a loss of pressure due to a water main break. Inadequate pressure may result in a loss of chlorine residuals and bacterial contamination

FAA Reauthorization Bill is “Anything but Conservative”

Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) issued the following statement after the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee today introduced legislation to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Pompeo: FAA Reauthorization Bill is “Anything but Conservative”

Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) issued the following statement after the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee today introduced legislation to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Kansas Remodeler Tim Shigley Becomes 2016 NAHB Remodelers Chair

Remodeler Tim Shigley, CGR, CAPS, CGP, GMB, GMR, of Wichita, Kan., was installed as the 2016 chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Remodelers on Jan. 17 during the International Builders' Show in Las Vegas. As chairman of the remodeling arm of NAHB, Shigley represents the more than 55,000 members of the trade association who are involved in the remodeling industry

Department of Administration response for additional information on Docking Building focuses on safety, cost

The Department of Administration (DOA) on Jan. 29 responded to a legislative request for additional information relating to the new energy center and possible demolition of the Docking Building

E&C Subcommittee Reviews Pompeo Bill to Benefit South Central Kansas, Wichita – the “Air...

Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) today participated in an Energy and Power Subcommittee hearing to review eight bills, including Pompeo’s AIR Survey Act of 2015, which focus on modernizing and strengthening America’s energy infrastructure. The AIR Survey Act offers common sense changes that would help speed up the natural gas pipeline permitting process by allowing relevant agencies to accept data collected by aerial survey in lieu of ground surveys during a proposed pipeline project’s prefilling process.

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.

Hunt Mortgage Group Refinances a Multifamily Property Located in Wichita, Kansas

Hunt Mortgage Group, a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States, announced today that it has provided a $10.2 million Fannie Mae loan to refinance Windemere at Tall Grass I, a multifamily property located in Wichita, Kansas

KC association awards top-performing Realtors at annual celebration

The Kansas City Regional Association of REALTORS® handed out their most prestigious annual awards during a gala year-end celebration. The event, held at the Gallery Event Space in the Power and Light District, was held Thursday, December 3rd as an installation for new leadership and holiday party for KCRAR members. The following awards were presented during the event.

Pompeo Votes to Block EPA’s Damaging Clean Power Plan

Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.), member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, voted to pass a comprehensive energy bill and two resolutions disapproving of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan for new and existing power plants. The House passed these bills to support American energy and power our economy, all while President Obama is in Paris at the U.N. summit promoting his radical climate change agenda that would harm the U.S. economy

Boil Water Advisory Issued for Montgomery Co. RWD No. 9

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued a boil water advisory for Rural Water District (RWD) No. 9 located in Montgomery County. KDHE officials issued the advisory because of a loss of pressure. Inadequate pressure may result in a loss of chlorine residuals and bacterial contamination

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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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New Program Helps Low Income People Stay in Affordable Housing

Kim Wilson Housing, Inc., has received a grant from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City to help clients of Wyandot Center and PACES secure and maintain safe and affordable housing in Wyandotte County.