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Mayor Ryan W. Kern proclaims October 11 Home Rule Day

10/1/2021

Mayor Ryan W. Kern issues proclamation declaring October 11, 2021 "Home Rule Day" in honor of the 60th anniversary of the passage of Home Rule.

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City Council Adopts Ordinance 812, 813 and 814

9/14/2021

City Council adopts 3 new ordinances at the September 7, 2021 council meeting.

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Volunteers to help with Munchkinland maintenance

8/13/2021

City of Washingotn is seeking individuals who would be willing to assist with powerwashing and sealing Munchkinland.  If this is something you would be interested in, please contact city hall at 785-325-2284 or wsems@washingtonks.net.

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Swimming Pool Closes August 15

8/11/2021

The pool will close for the season at 5 pm on August 15.  Last chance to swim!

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Notice of Hearing Neighborhood Revitalization

7/7/2021

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON ADOPTION OF NEIGHBORHOOD REVITALIZATION PLAN FOR CITY OF WASHINGTON, KANSAS

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Water Project Completion

6/14/2021

This morning, City of Washington Mayor Ryan Kern cut the ribbon on the official completion of the Water Project. The project, which took right around 2 years from start of the application process to final completion, included replacing water mains, meters, valves and hydrants, and installation of Automated Meter Reading system.

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Water Project Ribbon Cutting

6/14/2021

YOU ARE INVITED to the City of Washington ribbon cutting for Completion of the Water Project at 10 a.m. Monday, June 14, 2021 at 110 C Street.

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City Council Announces New Council Member

3/2/2021

On March 1, 2021, Mayor Ryan Kern appointed and City Council approved the appointment of Carolyn Pinnick to the vacant council position with a term expiration of January 10, 2022.

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Energy Update

2/16/2021

The City of Washington's power plant is continuing to generate to support the City's energy needs at this time.

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City of Washington Launches a Brand New Website! Subscribe Today!

12/15/2020

We are excited to announce that our new website has launched and includes all the information our community needs. Check back often, as we will be adding information every day. Subscribe and receive news and alerts via email and text. Let us know what you think!

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COVID-19 Take Care of Yourself!

12/15/2020

Don't forget to wear a mask in public places and wash your hands frequently. As schools open back up again it's important to continue to take precautions. Cold and flu season is right around the corner. We want everyone to stay safe and healthy!

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Need Help with City Services?

12/15/2020

When is my utility billing due?  Can I pay my bill online?  Where is Municipal Court held? Does the City of Washington allow golf carts?

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