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The Atchison city commission unanimously approved the City Manager to contract with Kansas Heavy Construction for curb and gutter improvements on South 6th and 7th Street in the amount of $57,532 with a change order authority of $3,000 in their meeting Monday evening. 

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The Atchison City Commission honored six police officers who helped save the lives of three Atchison citizens and their pets from a fire at Laramie Street on March 28.

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The stump removal phase was in progress this past week in the 100, 200 and 300 blocks of Commercial Street.

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City Commissioners, in their duties as Landbank Commissioners, unanimously approved the sale of Walt Wilburn Park to Franklin Family Enterprises, LLC for $20,000 on Monday as the potential future site of a “family fun center.” The Landbank meeting happened as part of the regularly scheduled …

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Atchison City Commissioners unanimously adopted Ordinance No. 6650 during Tuesday’s regular meeting, which is designed to make it more difficult for property owners to leave buildings vacant and in disrepair.

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With COVID numbers trending in a slightly better direction and vaccinations now occurring, Atchison City Hall will be reopened to the public, but just for access to the customer service and police records windows.

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On Monday night, the Atchison City Commission unanimously approved a grant that gives the Atchison Fire Department a new mini-pumper truck.

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City Commissioners unanimously approved the 2021 Legislative Policy Agenda during Tuesday’s meeting, setting Atchison priorities for the state and federal legislatures.

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Atchison Fire Chief Ted Graf has announced that he will be stepping down from his position as of Friday, Jan. 8.

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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.

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Atchison City Commission conducted its election of Mayor and Vice Mayor just before its city meeting Monday night, which was once again held virtually.

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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.