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Posted on: December 19, 2017

McPherson Mural Collection

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Downtown McPherson is the site of a mural collection funded by the McPherson Convention & Visitors Bureau. Each mural depicts a historical feature unique to the community and can be viewed during a self-guided walking or driving tour. The first McPher...

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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: April 25, 2018

CVB Offers Trolley Rides

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The McPherson Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will offer free trolley rides on Monday, May 7, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., to celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week. Rides will occur every half hour starting and ending at the McPherson Museum, 1...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

McPherson Airport Hosts Seminar

Aviator William Dubois sporting a beard and headphone set

The McPherson Airport in collaboration with the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) will host a Rusty Pilots seminar on Saturday, May 12, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The seminar gives pilots a refresher on everything from airspace to flight planning to co...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Kansas Barn Sale Moves to McPherson

Rustic image of a barn and the words KANSAS BARN SALE

The City of McPherson has been selected to host the 2018 Kansas Barn Sale. Held the first Saturday in October, the annual event attracts vendors and shoppers from all over the Midwest to sell and buy antiques, vintage, re-purposed, handmade and artisan go...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

McPherson Named Tree City USA

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April 3, 2018

McPherson Named Tree City USA

McPherson – The City of McPherson has been named a 2017 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. The 2017-2018 season marks ...

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Posted on: March 5, 2018

MPL Exhibit Features Photography

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The photography of Kristen Garlow Piper will be on display in the McPherson Public Library meeting room from March 1 to April 30 with an artist reception on Sunday, April 15, 2-4 p.m. Piper's show "Home Again" is a collection of photographs depi...

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Posted on: March 5, 2018

American Pickers to Film in Kansas

Mike and Frank, stars of the television series AMERICAN PICKERS, sit in front of a brick building

Television personalities Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz are planning to film episodes of the hit series AMERICAN PICKERS throughout Kansas this May. AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique 'picking' on History. ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

City Announces Poster Winner

The poster design promotes Arbor Day 2018 and portrays a tree surrounded by animals.

The City of McPherson has selected Cora Pavlovich as the winner for the 2018 Arbor Day Poster Contest. Pavlovich is a fifth grader at Lincoln Elementary School. Pavlovich will be recognized by City Commissioners on Monday, April 24, and her classmates wil...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

CVB Offers Trolley Rides

Closeup photo of a yellow sunflower with a fireplace in the background

The McPherson Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will offer free trolley rides on Monday, May 7, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., to celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week. Rides will occur every half hour starting and ending at the McPherson Museum, 1...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Report Reviews Governing Body

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On Monday, April 30, City Commissioners will hear a report from City Attorney Jeff Houston regarding options available to reconfigure the structure of McPherson’s governing body. After the November 2017 election, Mayor Tom Brown requested a stud...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Budget Meetings Open to Public

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The City of McPherson will conduct several meetings to prepare the 2019 Budget. Department and outside agency budget presentations will occur on Tuesday, May 22, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Tuesday, May 29, immediately following the City Commission meeting un...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

MPD Sponsors Drug Take Back Day

Red and blue graphic promoting National Drug Take Back Day

The McPherson Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will support National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 28, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This repeat event is designed to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding home of potenti...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

McPherson Airport Hosts Seminar

Aviator William Dubois sporting a beard and headphone set

The McPherson Airport in collaboration with the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) will host a Rusty Pilots seminar on Saturday, May 12, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The seminar gives pilots a refresher on everything from airspace to flight planning to co...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: April 4, 2018

Kansas Barn Sale Moves to McPherson

Rustic image of a barn and the words KANSAS BARN SALE

NEWS RELEASE

April 4, 2018

Kansas Barn Sale Moves to McPherson

McPherson – The City of McPherson has been selected to host the 2018 Kansas Barn Sale. Held the first Saturday in October, the annual event attracts vendors and shoppers from all over t...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: April 4, 2018

McPherson Named Tree City USA

red bud in park - Griggs

The City of McPherson has been named a 2017 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. The 2017-2018 season marks the 42nd anniversary of the Arbor Day Foundation’s Tree City USA pr...

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

North Front Street Construction Begins

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North Front Street will be closed beginning Monday, March 12, to allow for a total reconstruction project. Specifically, the road will be closed from McDonald’s east to Champlain Road. The project will be completed in two phases by Vogts Parga C...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: March 5, 2018

MPL Exhibit Features Photography

Close up of a photographer focusing a camera lens while taking a picture

The photography of Kristen Garlow Piper will be on display in the McPherson Public Library meeting room from March 1 to April 30 with an artist reception on Sunday, April 15, 2-4 p.m. Piper's show "Home Again" is a collection of photographs depi...

Read on...

News & Announcements
Posted on: March 5, 2018

American Pickers to Film in Kansas

Mike and Frank, stars of the television series AMERICAN PICKERS, sit in front of a brick building

Television personalities Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz are planning to film episodes of the hit series AMERICAN PICKERS throughout Kansas this May. AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique 'picking' on History. ...

Read on...

News & Announcements
Posted on: January 26, 2018

City Announces Poster Winner

The poster design promotes Arbor Day 2018 and portrays a tree surrounded by animals.

The City of McPherson has selected Cora Pavlovich as the winner for the 2018 Arbor Day Poster Contest. Pavlovich is a fifth grader at Lincoln Elementary School. Pavlovich will be recognized by City Commissioners on Monday, April 24, and her classmates wil...

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