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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Paving the Future

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McPherson residents will have the opportunity to vote for an important issue on November 7. To help voters understand the issue, the City of McPherson recently hosted a series of community conversations. More than 200 residents attended the meetings and p...

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Posted on: October 15, 2016

Community Development Block Grant

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In 2016, the City of McPherson qualified for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). Funds were used to assist with housing rehabilitation in a specific target area with a maximum of $300,000 being spent on rehabilitating eight (8) homes. Several ho...

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

CVB Offers Holiday Events

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The McPherson Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is offering family events to help promote the holiday season. Activities begin on Saturday, November 25, with a free movie at the McPherson Opera House. “Beauty and the Beast” begins a...

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Posted on: October 30, 2017

City Presents Service Awards

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Twenty-four employees representing seven departments were recognized this week by the City of McPherson for their years of service. Employees receiving 2017 Service Awards include MCPHERSON ANIMAL SHELTER: Kay Soeken (10 years); POLICE DEPARTMENT: Jordan ...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Did You Know?

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McPherson, Kansas, is home to TWO four-year liberal arts colleges. Central Christian College of Kansas was founded in 1884 and offers Christ-centered education for the whole person - heart, body, mind and soul. While offering over 40 areas of study, some ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Chamber Announces Agriculture Scholarship

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The McPherson Chamber of Commerce is collaborating with Agriculture Future of America (AFA) to support an agricultural scholarship program. AFA is a 501(c)3 corporation dedicated to helping support higher education and leader development of future agricul...

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

McPherson Ranked as Safe City

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The City of McPherson has been ranked No. 17 in Kansas on the 2017 list of the “Safest Cities in the U.S.” prepared by safehome.org. A variety of factors where used to determine overall rankings including the FBI’s latest rep...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

City Auctions Equipment

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On January 9, 2018, the City of McPherson will auction select equipment belonging to the Public Lands & Facilities Department. All items have exhausted their useful life and no longer serve the needs of the City. A complete listing of equipment can be...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

City Prepares for Street Improvements

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On November 7, McPherson voters renewed a half-cent sales tax to support street improvements. “The City of McPherson thanks McPherson residents for supporting Paving the Future,” said Street Commissioner Larry Wiens. “Residen...

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

CVB Offers Holiday Events

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The McPherson Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is offering family events to help promote the holiday season. Activities begin on Saturday, November 25, with a free movie at the McPherson Opera House. “Beauty and the Beast” begins a...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: October 30, 2017

City Presents Service Awards

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Twenty-four employees representing seven departments were recognized this week by the City of McPherson for their years of service. Employees receiving 2017 Service Awards include MCPHERSON ANIMAL SHELTER: Kay Soeken (10 years); POLICE DEPARTMENT: Jordan ...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

City Receives Grant for Safe Routes to School

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The Safe Routes to School project developed by the City of McPherson has been selected for funding and will be included as part of the State of Kansas Transportation Alternative (TA) Program. The project was awarded a maximum federal funding amount of $37...

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

Emergency Notification System Available

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In an effort to best assure the community receives notice of an emergent situation when quick notification is essential, the City of McPherson and McPherson County utilize an Emergency Notification System powered by Everbridge. This is a tool for Public S...

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Posted on: December 23, 2016

City Adopts “Next Generation” Board Management Technology

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The City of McPherson is leveraging Cloud-based technology to radically improve its governance processes while saving staff time and taxpayer dollars. The remarkably powerful, easy-to-use service will allow the organization to maximize the effectiveness o...

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