If city commissioners want to support a program that allows churches to serve as temporary shelters for homeless families, they likely will have to open the door for other types of homeless shelters to locate in neighborhoods as well.
A Douglas County Sheriff’s deputy responded to an unusual call Tuesday. The sheriff’s department received a call from someone reporting about two-dozen dead geese floating in a creek that feeds into the Wakarusa River.
Gov. Kathleen Sebelius on Tuesday signed a deficit reduction bill that Republican legislative leaders wanted, and those GOP leaders dropped their objections to inter-government borrowing to pay state workers on time this week.
Clouds will build later this evening with temperatures remaining mild at 46 degrees at 9 PM. Our wind will switch from the south to the north by the morning with winds ranging between 15-25 mph. There is a slight chance of light rain or flurries during the early hours tomorrow.
Mainly normal travel expected for the evening commute. Strong south winds may cause minor problems for high profile vehicles. Commuters along K-10 near Renner will have reduced lanes for westbound traffic for the early part of rush hour, but crews should have work wrapped up before the main rush hour.