The Legislative Action Committee will be holding a Primary Candidates Forum on July 22nd, 6:30pm at OMA.
The Kansas Department of Transportation has selected 20 projects for inclusion in its Transportation Alternatives program and the city of Ottawa has been chosen as one of the 20. KDOT received 43 applications from local units of government for funding consideration totaling more than $22.5 million.
Beginning Monday, July 21, 2104, the City of Ottawa will have contractors working on sidewalk ramps. The intersections that will primarily be affected are as follows
Beginning Monday, July 21, 2104, the City of Ottawa will have contractors working on concrete street patching. The intersections that will primarily be affected are as follows.
The City of Ottawa, KS and the local Government Access Channel 20 in compliance with a recent ADA (Americans with Disability Act) audit, are pleased to begin offering closed captioning for all City of Ottawa Commission Meetings on Local Government Access Channel 20 for the public.
Due to the recent windstorm, the Public Works Department crews will collect limbs (from private yards) at curbside. Crews will make only one pass through the City, beginning Monday, July 21, 2014. This will allow for property owners and residents time over the next couple of weekends to clean up their yards. However, we would appreciate your moving limbs to the street as soon as possible. To make collection easier (machinery), and to limit possible damage to yards, please stack the limbs parallel and close to the street curb.
The Ottawa Municipal Airport will be hosting an Open House and Fly-In from 7AM to Noon on Saturday, July 19th. As always the public is invited and encouraged to attend. There will be good food, good times and plenty to see.
On Tuesday, July 29, neighborhoods throughout Ottawa are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the “31st Annual National Night Out” (NNO) crime and drug prevention event. City of Ottawa and Franklin County officials will visit neighborhoods throughout the City. There will be many family friendly events, lots of fun, and great food.
The purpose of this survey is to collect information from the greater Ottawa Community. For those that live and/or work in Franklin County, we hope you will take a few minutes to answer 10 short questions.
The National League of Cities (NLC) has recognized the City of Ottawa for recent completion of key health and wellness goals for Let’s Move! Cities, Towns and Counties (LMCTC). LMCTC is a major component of First Lady Michelle Obama’s comprehensive Let’s Move! initiative, which is dedicated to solving the childhood obesity epidemic within a generation. LMCTC calls upon local elected officials to adopt sustainable and holistic policies that improve communities’ access to healthy affordable food and opportunities for physical activity through five goal areas.