Monday night, the Atchison City Commission approved authorized city staff to hire Fry & Associates for the purchase and installation of a commercial play structure and rubber protective surfacing for Independence Park in the amount of $73,605.
Atchison City Commissioners unanimously approved the final plat for Brookdale Estates during regular meeting on Monday, Nov. 16, while also approving the use of a temporary note to help fund the project.
Atchison Small Business Saturday will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. with a raffle for a Christmas basket with items donated by local businesses.
Due to the continued rise in COVID-19 cases in Atchison County, City Offices will be available to customers by appointment only beginning Monday, Nov. 9.
The Atchison Area Economic Development Corporation (AAEDC) was awarded a $390,665 grant to provide enhanced fiber broadband service leading through south Atchison to the campus of Amberwell Health (formerly Atchison Hospital).
The Atchison City Commission unanimously approved a Transportation Alternatives (TA) Program grant that would improve the just recently renamed Unity Street Monday evening.
Atchison city commissioners voted unanimously Monday to approve the contracting of event operations at the Atchison Event Center to Theatre Atchison.
The City of Atchison wants builders, developers, investors, contractors, and the public to know that most of Atchison’s smaller and older lots are now suitable for new construction.
Atchison City Commission unanimously approved support for to create a historical sculpture plaza on the 400 hundred block of Commercial Street.
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.
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.