City Government

Rates for various city services set to increase for 2020

Story updated at 10:21 a.m. Friday The arrival of a new year will bring various fee increases for city services, including water, trash and admission to the city's pools. The Lawrence City Commission approved the fee increases as part of its 2020 budget process, which concluded this summer. ...

City to begin curbside collection of Christmas trees starting Jan. 2

The City of Lawrence will collect Christmas trees throughout January to be used for wildlife habitat. Lawrence residents may place live-cut trees at the curb or alley by 6 a.m. on their collection days throughout January, according to a news release from the city. Christmas trees will be ...

City solid waste collection schedule to change for Christmas and New Year’s Day

City of Lawrence offices will be closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1 for the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays, and the solid waste collection schedule will be altered. There will be no trash, recycling or yard waste collection service on Christmas and New Year’s Day, according to a city news ...