October 13, 2015

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

Mark Taylor mtaylor@gardnernews.com 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 dthompson@gardnernews.com 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