KS Mayor Slams Public Safety Tax Proposal

Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell came out hard Thursday against a proposal by fire and police unions to bump the sales tax for public safety funds. Wichita, KS, Fire Department May 10–Mayor Jeff Longwell came out hard Thursday against a proposal by Wichita’s police and fire unions for a quarter-cent sales tax to fund public safety

Real estate roundtable: Some of Wichita’s heavy hitters talk downtown development, housing market and overall economy – Wichita Business Journal

A group of heavy hitters from the Wichita real estate world agreed Thursday morning that the city has momentum and is heading in the right direction. During a lively roundtable discussion at the Wichita Business Journal’s Old Town headquarters, a group that included Stan Shelden (Shelden Architecture), Penny Johnson (Keller Williams Signature Partners), Andy Robl