City Government

KDOT awards Lawrence $184K grant to make repairs at Lawrence Municipal Airport

The Kansas Department of Transportation announced the distribution of funding for the Kansas Airport Improvement Program, including an $184,435 grant for repairs at the Lawrence Municipal Airport. The grant requires a minimum 10% match from the city, or a contribution of at least $18,443, and ...

Lawrence’s 2019 residential lot inventory shows slight decrease in availability

The city’s annual count of the number of available residential lots in Lawrence has decreased slightly compared to the previous year, which some say does not bode well for the city’s effort to create more affordable housing. According to the city’s 2019 residential lot inventory, there ...

City offering additional hours for drop-in use at recreation centers

The Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department will be adding additional hours to the recreation centers beginning Monday. The rec centers reopened last month for drop-in public use, but with limited hours, after a seven-month closure due to the coronavirus. Parks and Recreation will continue to ...