August 29, 2015

Edgerton adds 2 full time city positions

Mark Taylor
The Edgerton City Council approved the creation of two new full time positions — an administrative services director and a codes enforcement officer — on April 12.
City Administrator Beth Linn said the new positions are necessary …

Edgerton rejects bids for sewer

Mark Taylor
The Edgerton City Council is going back to the drawing board after bids for a planned sewer upgrade exceeded the project’s budget.
The city had successfully applied for a Community Development Block Grant to cover $182,260 of …

Edgerton council introduces new city administrator

Mark Taylor

The Edgerton City Council hired Elizabeth “Beth” Linn as city administrator on May 26.

Linn, who was one of nearly 60 persons who applied for the job, currently works as

Beth Linn

director of community development for …

Edgerton hiring process winds down

Mark Taylor

The city of Edgerton is nearing the end of its search for a new city administrator.
The council interviewed the final round of candidates on May 15 and has set June 6 as the target date for …

Edgerton considers changes to water leak policy

Mark Taylor

Residents with water leaks may soon get a break from the city of Edgerton.

The council agreed on April 28 to consider an ordinance that would change the way the city charges water customers who sustain high …

Edgerton to create job description for city administrator

Corbin H. Crable

Edgerton City Council members plan to establish a profile for a permanent city administrator in the coming weeks.

Interim City Administrator Mike Press, at the governing body’s Feb. 17 work session, distributed a checklist of qualities …

Edgerton hires interim city administrator

Corbin H. Crable

Mayor Don Roberts announced on Thursday that Mike Press has been hired as Edgerton’s interim city administrator.

Press, who currently serves the city as a consultant, replaces outgoing City Administrator David Dillner, who has resigned his …

Edgerton citizens vie for council seats

Corbin H. Crable

Four candidates will be vying for three open seats on the Edgerton City Council in April’s general election.

The terms of incumbents Clay Longanecker, Jody Brown and Ken Gillespie end this spring; Mayor Don Roberts and …

City offers support to KDOT’s Homestead interchange plan

Corbin H. Crable

The city of Edgerton has officially voiced its support for the installation of a new interchange on Interstate 35 at Homestead Lane.

The Edgerton City Council, along with Johnson County, approved a joint letter of support …