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Monthly City Calendar

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FLOODPLAIN MAP PROPOSED AMENDMENTS

To see the proposed changes to the floodplain maps drafted by FEMA click on gismaps.sedgwickcounty.org/mabcd/fema/

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Please browse our website for information on living, working, and playing in Colwich. If you have questions you find aren’t answered here, we invite you to send us an email: colwichclerk@sbcglobal.net. Welcome to Colwich!

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HATS OFF

TO OUR HEROES

HERITAGE FESTIVAL

SEPTEMBER 26TH

We are proud to present Colwich’s annual get-together in the park on Saturday, September 26, 2015. Food, arts & crafts and kids’ games will be held in Veterans Park. A Fun Run is planned and will be held at Memorial Park. If disc golf is a sport for you, a tournament will be held at the golf complex. Young and old can enjoy these activities from 8:00 a.m. till 11:00 p.m.

This year, we are honoring our veterans in the community. Entertainment and reception will be held in the REC building of Sacred Heart Church. Veterans have been asked to bring any memorabilia they may have while serving in the military. Also included will be items representing life in Colwich from its early beginnings thanks to our Colwich Historical Society.

Other activities include a parade (11:00 am); car show (8:30 am to 12:30 pm); kids games (noon to 3:00 pm) C-Arrow Stables ponies and petting zoo (4:00 to 6:00 pm); stage entertainment (3:30 pm to 11:00 pm) Puddle the Clown/Magician (11:00 am to 2:00 pm); Auction (6:30 to 7:30 pm); and a fireworks display (9:00 pm).

Registration forms for food and arts/crafts vendors are available by clicking on: arts/crafts registration form OR food vendor application form. The entry fee for the food vendors is as follows: $50 for no electric; $75 for 110V; and $85 for 220V.

For parade information, contact Julie McLain at (316) 796-0284 or click on: Parade Application to register. You may email your registration to: juliepm2995@yahoo.com

For car show information and any other festival questions, contact Mary Ann Morrison at (316) 796-0416 or email: colwichnews@earthlink.net.

Click schedule of events to find out more information on what will take place and when for this exciting fun filled day. Remember, the schedule may change without notice.

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CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

The City Council meeting is scheduled for August 17, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the City Administrative Center 310 S. 2nd St.

APPROVAL OF ORDINANCE NO. 676

The City Council at their July 20th meeting adopted Ordinance No. 676 an ordinance amending Chapter 4, Section 5, Article 4-503, 4-504 and 4-505 of the City of Colwich Code of Ordinance adopting the International Residential Code 2012 Edition. Click Ordinance No 676 to read the full text.

DRAFT OF 2016 BUDGET

The City Council at their August 17th meeting will hold a public hearing and ultimately approve the 2016 budget. Click 2016 PROPOSED BUDGET. If you have any questions, call 796-1025 Monday through Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.