Archive for Thursday, June 4, 1998


June 4, 1998


The Ottawa City Council on Wednesday night approved a special use permit for a pipe-fitting company to set up shop in the city's industrial park.

Mayor Blaine Finch said the permit was approved for Miller Sales Inc. Finch said he wasn't sure how many jobs the company would bring to town.

In other business, the council was told the final work was completed on a $4 million 17th Street renovation project between Main and Eisenhower.

No problems found

in Perry city audit

The Perry City Council on Wednesday night received a report on the city's annual audit with no problems, council member DeAnn Hupe Seib said.

``We did pass with absolutely no problems, which is always nice to hear,'' she said.

Certified public accountant David Bogner of Lawrence conducted the audit, she said.

Bus schedule announced

for youth camp

Starting Monday, children participating in the National Youth Sports Program at Kansas University can catch buses between 7:30 a.m. and 7:45 a.m. at the following locations: Broken Arrow, Centennial, Cordley, Kennedy, New York, Pinckney, Sunset Hill and Woodlawn elementary schools, Central Junior High School, and the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence.

The buses will return at 12:30 p.m.

About 250 Kansas youths this summer will attend the free, month-long camp. KU is one of nearly 175 universities and colleges participating in the 30th annual NYSP.

The program is free to children who are between the ages of 10 and 16 and meet certain federal economic guidelines. It will be held from 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, June 8 to July 10.

For more information, contact Kim Johnson at (785) 864-0797.

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