News & Happenings
Starns Appointed to Serve on Kansas Water Authority (KWA) -
April 27, 2016
Governor Sam Brownback recently appointed Jon Starns of Winona to serve on the KWA.
and State Partnerships Exemplified in Recent Contract, City
of Alma and Wabaunsee County
Secures Water Future, April 21, 2016
• Solomon-Republican Regional Advisory Committee to Meet in Downs - April 11, 2016
• Blue Ribbon Task Force to Take Public Comments - April 19, 2016
• The WaterFront - Winter 2016 is out! Give it a look!
• The KWO has completed a
Supplemental Environmental Assessment (SEA) to the Programmatic
Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) for the Removal and Disposal of Sediment and Restoration of Water
Storage at John Redmond Reservoir, Kansas. The SEA provides information and evaluated the environmental
impacts of three confined disposal facilities (CDFs) not previously evaluated within the PEIS. On Feb. 25,
2016, the Tulsa District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued a Finding of No Significant Impact
(FONSI) on the SEA and the three CDFs evaluated within it. More info
• The Kansas Water Office issued a RFP for a
feasibility study to determine the suitablility or feasibility
construction of multipurpose small reservoirs in the Lower Republican River Basin in Kansas.
The Bid Number is: EVT0004270 and be be viewed HERE