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  • Kate Flavin, public information officer

    Kate Flavin
    Public Information Officer

    p. 316.660.9370

    525 N. Main, Suite 343
    Wichita, KS 67203

  • Keturah Austin, corporate communications manager

    Keturah Austin
    Corporate Communications Manager

    p. 316.660.9370

    525 N. Main, Suite 343
    Wichita, KS 67203

Communications and Community Initiatives

2016 News Releases

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Topic Release Date
Commissioners Attend Holiday Party December 8, 2016
County Offers Free HIV Testing on World AIDS Day November 28, 2016
Media Event: Art Project to Benefit Juvenile Corrections Faciility November 18, 2016
Second Round of ARC95 Study Meetins Scheduled November 10, 2016
Department of Aging RSVP Event: Sedgwick County Recognizes Local Veterans November 10, 2016
Media Event: General Election Day November 8, 2016
Commissioners Attend Political Social Gathering November 8, 2016
Commissioners Attend Drug Court Graduation October 28, 2016
Donation Presentation to Sedgwick County Fire District 1 October 20, 2016
County Formally Opens the Ronald Reagan Building October 11, 2016
Commissioners Attend Transportation Policy Meeting October 11, 2016
Temporary Tree Lim Disposal October 7, 2016
Plumbing Code Adoption October 6, 2016
Sedgwick County Reports Students at Wichita State University Diagnosed with Tuberculosis September 29, 2016
Mass Casualaty Drill to be Conducted at Airport September 27, 2016
Commissioners Attend Hispanic Chamber Event September 15, 2016
Flu Shots Available to Sedgwick County Residents Beginning September 19, 2016 September 14, 2016
Commissioners Attend Quad County Meeting and Retirement Party September 12, 2016
Protect Your Health After Flooding Occurs September 10, 2016
No Injuries reported as Sedgwick County Receives Additional Rain, Flooding September 10, 2016
Sedgwick County Continues to Assist Communities in Disaster Declared Areas September 9, 2016
9/11 Remembrances September 9, 2016
Map of Flooded Areas September 9, 2016
Additional Storms Cause Local Flooding September 9, 2016
Commissioners Attend Pachyderm Club September 8, 2016
KDHE Removes Warnings at Lake Afton September 2, 2016
Joint City-County Agencies Move to 271 Building September 2, 2016
Commissioners Attend Child Advocacy Center Grand Opening and Pachyderm Club August 29, 2016
Resolution and Proclamtion of a State of Local Disaster Emergency August 24, 2016
Chairman Signs Disaster Declaration August 24, 2016
West Nile Virus in Sedgwick County August 19, 2016
Commissioners Attend Township Dinner and Pachyderm Club August 17, 2016
Commissioners Attend COMCARE Announcement August 15, 2016
Commissioners Attend Pachyderm Club August 11, 2016
Commission Adopts 2017 Budget August 10, 2016
95th Street South Study Asks for Public Input August 10, 2016
Commissioners Reconvene Vote Canvass August 8, 2016
Commissioners Reconvene Vote Canvass August 8, 2016
Commissioners Attend Vote Canvass & Transportation Meeting August 8, 2016
Commissioners Hold Second Budget Hearing August 4, 2016
Commissioners Attend Pachyderm Club August 4, 2016
Media Event: National Forensic Science Week August 4, 2016
Emergency Communications Updates Media Policy August 4, 2016
Sedgwick County Organizational Chart August 3, 2016
County Manager's Executive Team Announced August 3, 2016
Media Event: Primary Election Day August 2, 2016
Commissioners Attend Election Watch Party August 2, 2016
Update to Instructions Concerning Division of Motor Vehicles Applicants July 29, 2016
Election Commissioner Shares New Instructions July 29, 2016
Election Commissioner to Address New Voting Guidelines July 29, 2016
Sedgwick County Extends Free Tree Disposal July 29, 2016
Zoo Thriving After Elephant Exhibit Opens July 28, 2016
Commissioners Attend Friedman Legacy Day And Pachyderm Club July 28, 2016
Commissioners Attend Wichita Crime Commission Luncheon and Candidate Forum July 27, 2016
Sedgwick County Extends Free Tree Disposal July 22, 2016
Sedgwick County Sponsers Free Tree Disposal July 15, 2016
New County App to Keep you Connected July 11, 2016
Commissioners Attend Pachyderm Club July 7, 2016
Commissioners Attend Sedgwick County Fair July 6, 2016
Independence Day Non-Emergency Line Results July 5, 2016
Mosquito Trap Demonstration July 5, 2016
Commissioners Attend Pachyderm Club and Luncheon July 1, 2016
Commissioners Attend Candidate Forum June 28, 2016
Commissioners Attend WIBA Forum and Gathering June 23, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club June 23, 2016
Free HIV Testing June 22, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club June 16, 2016
EMS Receives Award June 16, 2016
Sedgwick County Organizational Chart June 14, 2016
County Manager Announces Redesign June 14, 2016
EMS Award Invite June 13, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club June 10, 2016
Contract Between Fire District 1 and Bargaining Unit June 8, 2016
Attend Budget Workshop June 7, 2016
Attend Riverfest Lunch June 7, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club and Master Gardener Tour June 2, 2016
Attend Budget Workshop June 1, 2016
New Tag Office Opens June 1, 2016
Attend Tag Office Ribbon Cutting June 1, 2016
Attend Special BOCC Meeting and Ribbon Cutting May 26, 2016
Attend Law Enforcement Training Center Briefing May 23, 2016
Commissioners Attend Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony May 18, 2016
Commissioners Vote to Move Forward on Public Safety Training May 17, 2016
Attend Zoo Luncheon May 17, 2016
Household Hazardous Waste Remote Collection May 16, 2016
Updated Departmental Budget Hearings May 16, 2016
Attend En Banc May 13, 2016
Attend Pachyderm May 12, 2016
County Dedicated to Public Safety Needs May 12, 2016
Commissioners Seek Public Safety Training Option May 11, 2016
Fire Negotiations Hearing May 11, 2016
Attend Wichita Prayer Breakfast May 11, 2016
2016 Fire Camp May 5, 2016
Attend KCCA Conference May 2, 2016
Departmental Budget Hearing Schedule May 2, 2016
Departmental Budget Hearings May 2, 2016
Attend Response Options Meeting May 2, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club April 28, 2016
Fire District and Bargaining Unit Facts & Details April 27, 2016
Fire District 1 Collective Bargaining Agreement April 27, 2016
Attend Budget Workshop April 26, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club and Parade April 14, 2016
Special Meeting for Governing Body of Fire District 1 April 19, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club April 14, 2016
Attend Honors Night and Pachyderm Club April 7, 2016
Attend SCKACE April 6, 2016
KORA Fee Changes For Emergency Communications and Management April 4, 2016
911 Education Month April 1, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club March 31, 2016
Attend Budget Workshop March 25, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club and Employee Recognition Ceremony March 24, 2016
Sedgwick County Revises Debt Policy and Sets Target Mill Levy March 23, 2016
Sedgwick County Considers Public Private Partnership for COMCARE March 21, 2016
501c3 Public-Private Partnership Proposal March 21, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club March 17, 2016
Sedgwick County Committed to Finding Training Center Solution March 10, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club March 10, 2016
Sedgwick County Burn Restrictions In Effect Until Wednesday March 8, 2016
Attend WAMPO 2016 Transportation Policy Meeting March 7, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club March 3, 2016
Sedgwick County Provides Support to Hesston and Harvey County February 26, 2016
County Manager Announces New Staff Structure February 17, 2016
Process for 911 Call Requests February 16, 2016
Attend Financial Retreat February 16, 2016
Attend Chairman's Lunch and Pachyderm Club February 10, 2016
Severe Weather Safety February 9, 2016
Chairman Visits the Islamic Society of Wichita February 2, 2016
New Sedgwick County Register of Deeds January 29, 2016
Election Office Open House and Public Demonstration January 25, 2016
Attend Pachyderm Club and Fire District 1 Graduation January 22, 2016
New Chair and Chair Pro Tem Selected January 13, 2016
Chairman's Award Presented to Bishop Wade Moore, Jr. January 13, 2016
Chairman's Award and Passing of the Gavel January 12, 2016
Death of Bill Meek, Sedgwick County Register of Deeds January 10, 2016
Attend Legislative Hearing and Pachyderm Club January 7, 2016

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Mission: To assure quality public services that provide for the present and future well-being of the citizens of Sedgwick County.