November 25, 2015

Gardner council to apply for low interest state loan for sewer plant

Mark Taylor The Gardner City Council authorized a revolving loan agreement with the state of Kansas to help finance its portion of a partnership with the city of Edgerton to construct a sewer treatment plant. The $6.945 million will cost the city about $460,000 per year at an estimated interest rate of less than Continue Reading

Council to move forward with BPU, Edgerton sewer plant agreement

Danedri Thompson City council members killed further research on a private-public partnership to oversee Gardner utilities and approved a resolution directing city staff to research ways to implement a board of public utilities instead. Both decisions followed months of research by the council and by a committee of citizens and community stakeholders. Council member Continue Reading