News Bulletin History
Renew your pet license by April 30, 2015!
Come celebrate together!
Residents can sign up for voluntary curbside recycling starting November 4th.
Supporters will meet at Gallagher Park at 3rd and Main on Saturday, October 4th at 9 a.m.
Grant will provide $5,800 to assist in purchasing mileage marker signs and an information kiosk at the head of Chieftain Trail.
Only residents receiving new meters will see a change in their billing.
July 29, 2014 - Eight-year-old Kurt McCullough got his big wish a trip to Hawaii and a key to the City at the Leavenworth County Fair.
Water will be turned off for residents living within a one-block radius of Yoeke Street on July 23, 2014 beginning around 2 p.m.
Possible new ordinance to require contractor trade licenses in Tonganoxie.
The City Council will host a budget work session on Thursday, July 10th and another budget work session Monday, July 21st. Council cancelled the special session originally scheduled for July 14th.
The City allows fireworks to be discharged between the hours of 8 a.m. and 11 p.m. June 30th - July 4th
On Thursday, June 19th, News Channel 6 will be live at the Tonganoxie Water Park at 5 p.m. Patrons get in free after 5 p.m.
The resurfacing will last until late July, weather permitting.
The City is now accepting bids for the installation of a stop light and sidewalk. Sealed bids are accepted until June 30th at 2 p.m.
The City Council will hold it's first 2015 budget work session at City Hall at 6 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.
Residents are invited to share their input on a program at the Council Meeting on Monday, June 2 at 7 p.m.
A ribbon cutting ceremony is scheduled for Chieftain Trail Phase II on Friday, May 30th at 6 p.m. at Magnatech Park (corner of Pleasant and Tonganoxie Road).
The Fire Department will begin conducting its annual fire hydrant testing on June 2nd. Nearby residents are likely to experience low water pressure during testing.
Tonganoxie Drive between Pleasant and E. First Street at the VFW Park will be closed beginning Thursday afternoon May 1st.
Swimming lessons for the 2015 season will be held on Sunday, May 17 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Fourth Street will be reduced to one lane near Delaware and Delaware Street will be closed to through traffic from 3rd to 4th Streets during demolition Thursday, April 17th and Friday, April 18th weather permitting.
City Crews plan to demolish the old police facility located at 3rd and Delaware Streets on Wednesday, April 2nd and Thursday, April 3rd. Rain may cause delays in the schedule.
The 2014 Water Consumer Confidence Report covering calendar year 2013 is now available.
Some residents may experience ongoing power outages until repairs are complete.
Tonganoxie Chamber issues a call for nominations for scholarships, Business of the Year and Citizen of the Year
The Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce will recognize the Business of the Year, Citizen of the Year and two scholarship recipients at an awards dinner on Tuesday, April 22nd.
The 2014 Kirby McRill 5K Walk will celebrate the newest addition to Tonganoxie's beautiful hiking and biking trails - Chieftain Trail Phase II.
The City is now accepting bids to upgrade the manual water meters to automatic read meters. Solicitation closes April 4th. Check out the Request for Proposals for more information.
Now anyone can contribute to helping to deter drug use and drug trafficking in Tonganoxie by making a contribution to the Police Canine campaign.
The 26th annual St. Patrick's Day parade is scheduled for Saturday, March 15th from 10 a.m. to noon.
City facilities will close today beginning at noon. Emergency crews will continue to operate. Residents are advised to avoid driving.
The City Council and Planning Commission will hold a joint work session on Monday, January 27th at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers.
City Council meeting will move to Tuesday, January 21st at 7 p.m.
On January 6, 2014 the City Council approved revised Water and Sewer regulations amending the section on abandonment.
Effective on the February 2014 billing, water and sewer rates will increase. The increase for an average customer using 3,000 gallons will be less than $5 per month.
On December 3rd, several interested citizens met to form a task force designed to make recommendations to Council on the future of the former Gallagher Property at 301 S. Main Street.The citizen task force will provide recommendations to City leaders to determine how to plan for a future park.
The City of Tonganoxie Police Department received an $8,000 grant from the Pete and Margaret Leighty Trust to begin a K-9 Patrol unit.
Construction on the second phase of the Chieftain Trail will begin soon. This section will run from the current trail at Magnatech Park and Tonganoxie Road to Laming Road and Woodfield Drive.
Starting in September, the Tonganoxie City Council will meet on the first and third Monday of the month instead of the second and fourth Monday.