One of the larger projects listed in Lawrence City Manager Tom Markus' recommended capital improvement plan for 2017 is the renovation of Fire Station No. 1, 746 Kentucky St., at $6 million. The station is pictured on July 26, 2016.
Free State High School freshman Morgan Goeser, left, and Lawrence High School sophomore Elizabeth Hernly will soon perform with a 100-member girls choir at a Democratic National Convention event in Philadelphia. The two are pictured on Friday, July 22, 2016 in the auditorium at Free State High School.
Hot Hatha yoga students lie on their backs as they perform some final stretches before the end of class on Friday, July 22, 2016 at OmTree Shala, 1405 Massachusetts St.
Inti Hirt, Lawrence, performs a pose next to one of the heating elements during the Hot Hatha yoga class on Friday, July 22, 2016 at OmTree Shala, 1405 Massachusetts St.
OmTree Shala owner and teacher Sharyn Harley participates in the Hot Hatha yoga class on Friday, July 22, 2016 at the yoga studio, 1405 Massachusetts St.
Drops of sweat gather off the side of a yoga mat.
With sweat resting on her face, Lindsay Huffiness, Lawrence, lays her cheek to the ground as the Hot Hatha yoga class begins to wind down on Friday, July 22, 2016 at OmTree Shala, 1405 Massachusetts St.
Sweat begins to form on a student's back during the Hot Hatha yoga class on Friday, July 22, 2016 at OmTree Shala, 1405 Massachusetts St.
Hot Hatha yoga student Janet Buie, Lawrence, goes into the "Down Dog" pose along with the rest of the class on Thursday, July 22, 2016 at OmTree Shala, 1405 Massachusetts.2
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Lauren Salkeld, a Kansas University senior from Edmond, Okla., sits within the peach basket of the James Naismith statue, as Braden Wilmes, 8, Lawrence, takes a photo of Salkeld before touring the DeBruce Center on Thursday, July 21, 2016 on KU's campus. The grand opening for the center is this Saturday.
Two-year-old Dalia Griffith jumps into her father Leo Griffith's arms after walking along a ledge on Ninth Street, Tuesday, July 19, 2016. At right is Griffith's four-year-old daughter Gracie.
Athena Jordan, Lawrence, clicks through the prompts at a kiosk before renewing her vehicle registration on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 outside the County Treasurer's Office in the Old County Courthouse. The office recently implemented the system for vehicle registration to help manage wait times. With Jordan is her daughter, Liberty Huffman, 10.
Lawrence police block off a crime scene Monday, July 18, 2016, near the Dollar General store, 1001 N. Third St., in North Lawrence.
Dancers line up on stage to take instruction before rehearsing "Footloose" during Broadway at Baker on Monday, July 11, 2016 in Rice Auditorium.
Thirteen-year-old Kelsey Fisher, of Leawood, is among the first to get stretched out before an afternoon of dance practice during Broadway at Baker, a musical theater training intensive on Monday, July 11, 2016 in Rice Auditorium. Fifty-three selected students from around the Midwest and elsewhere collaborate at the camp to produce a Broadway-style musical in one week. The program is in its 24th year.
Students Natalie Kaufmann, who will be attending Indiana University, and Brea Clemons, who will be attending the University of Oklahoma, have a laugh after a momentary mixup during choral practice on Monday, July 11, 2016 in Rice Auditorium.
Choreographer Drew Starlin, a graduate of Lawrence High School who lives in Houston, demonstrates a leaping turn while working with others on the creative staff during Broadway at Baker on Monday, July 11, 2016 in Rice Auditorium.
Marianne Melling, Lawrence, gets a bottle of water dumped on her head by GP Velotek teammate MK Thompson, Topeka, following her race during the Tour of Lawrence Haskell Campus Criterium at Haskell Indian Nations University on Saturday, July 16, 2016.
First place finisher Joseph Schmalz cruises past a line of spectators as he comes to the finish of the Men's Pro race of the Tour of Lawrence Haskell Campus Criterium at Haskell Indian Nations University on Saturday, July 16, 2016.