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Posted on: February 1, 2023

Raw Water Intake Site Improvements Receives Award

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Emporia, Kansas February 1— The City of Emporia staff was presented with a plaque at the 2022 Kansas Ready Mixed Concrete Association Awards Program for the Water Intake Improvements Project on the Neosho River that was completed in the summer o...

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Downtown Precision Concrete Cutting

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DOWNTOWN PRECISION CONCRETE CUTTING

*UPDATEJanuary 25, 2023, 7:15 amDue to the snowfall, the concrete project on Commercial will be delayed until Tuesday, January 31, 2023. **

City Crews will Work on 10 and 11 Blocks of Commercial Street

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

City Announces Search for Assistant City Manager

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The City of Emporia will open the application process for an Assistant City Manager, Friday, January 20, 2023. The new Assistant City Manager position will support and advise assigned departments, direct development and implementation of city department g...

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Posted on: January 14, 2023

Water Treatment Plant Ozone System

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*UPDATE

January 16, 2023, 5:00 pm

City of Emporia Water Treatment Plant crews and vendor representatives were successful in restoring full operation to the Ozone System on Monday. 

After a failed PLC unit was reported on Saturday, January 16, 2023, ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Rural Street Traffic Light

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City of EmporiaChristine Johnson (620) 341-4304cjohnson@emporiaks.gov

RELEASE DATEJanuary 13, 2022

RURAL STREET TRAFFIC LIGHT OPERATIONAL

Traffic Signal Fully Operating

Emporia, Kansas January 13 — The City of Emporia has now completed work...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Construction on County Road 180

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City of EmporiaChristine Johnson (620) 341-4304cjohnson@emporiaks.gov

RELEASE DATEJanuary 9, 2023

ROADWAY AND DRAINAGE IMPROVEMENTS18th Ave./County Road 180 (Road G to Road F5)

Emporia, Kansas January 9— The city’s contractor wil...

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

Wheeler Street Closure

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RELEASE DATE:

January 3, 2023

WHEELER STREET CLOSED Storm Sewer Improvements Emporia, Kansas January 23— Beginning the week of January 5, 2023, Wheeler Street will be closed to through traffic from 15th Avenue to 18th Avenue pending construction o...

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

City of Emporia Warming Centers

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WINTER WEATHER AVAILABLE WARMING CENTERS

Warming Center Available in Emporia and Lyon County

Emporia, Kansas December 20— Following the winter weather advisories from the National Weather Service, the City of Emporia and Lyon County are releasing winter wea...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

CodeRED: Now Available in Spanish

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CODERED: MASS NOTIFICATION SYSTEM

Now Available in Spanish

Emporia, Kansas November 21— Following a thorough evaluation and review of alerting systems, The City of Emporia has implemented CodeRED, a high-speed emergency mass notification that is now availab...

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

CodeRED: Mass Notification System

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CODERED: MASS NOTIFICATION SYSTEM

Community Members can Opt-In for System for Notifications

Emporia, Kansas November 1— Following a thorough evaluation and review of alerting systems, The City of Emporia has implemented CodeRED, a high-speed emerg...

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