City Government

  • Updated

A sinkhole was reported late Friday morning at the intersection of North 17th and Harper Drive. The sinkhole closed part of Harper Drive and according to Atchison City Public Works Department, the hole will take about a week to fix due to a whole pipe needing to be replaced.

  • Updated

A proposed project in the City of Atchison has been selected for funding by the Kansas Department of Transportation’s City Connecting Link Improvement Program, which funds improvements to state highways that extend through cities.

  • Updated

Rep. Steve Watkins talks with Atchison City Manager Becky Berger and the President of the Rushville-Sugar Lake Levee Association Brian Miller Wednesday at the Lewis & Clark Pavilion on the Riverfront. The three discussed an update on the repair of the Lewis & Clark/Rushville levee br…

  • Updated

Starting on Tuesday, July 14 the City of Atchison will switch the way it disinfects the water, for about two weeks.

top story
  • Updated

Jesse Greenly has been a well known figure head in the Atchison community for many years and was appointed as the newest City Commissioner Monday night.

  • Updated

Adults residing within Atchison city limits who are interested in serving as an Atchison City Commission are invited to throw their hats into the ring for consideration to fulfill the unexpired term of Former Mayor Shawn Rizza.

top story
  • Updated

For the first time in more than 30 years, drivers can park their cars along the south side in the 1500 and 1600 blocks of Kansas Avenue thanks to a recommendation from City of Atchison employees.

top story
  • Updated

Thanks to a special allocation of Community Development Block Grant funds made available through the federal CARES Act, the City of Atchison will receive $132,000 to put toward a COVID-19 recovery grant program for small businesses.

top story
  • Updated

The rush was on Tuesday as the City of Atchison approved their application for grant funding in effort to bring some relief to small businesses in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Updated

The City of Atchison will hold a public hearing at noon Tuesday, May 26 in the City Commission Meeting Room for the purpose of considering an application to be submitted to the Kansas Department of Commerce for Community Development Block Grant funds under the CDBG-CV category supporting com…