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Posted on: September 2, 2020

September is National Voter Registration Month

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National Voter Registration Day is celebrated the fourth Tuesday of September so Sept. 22 this year. Since the observation began in 2012, almost 3 million people have registered to vote on that day alone. New voters and those who have changed their addres...

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Water Distribution System Burnout

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The Cities of Louisburg and Paola, through the Marais Des Cygnes Public Utility Authority (MDCPUA) will begin a free chlorine burnout of the water distribution system starting Sept. 2, 2020, with residual lasting up to a month. The free chlorine burnout i...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

It's time for Snow Buddies!

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It won’t be long until snowflakes are swirling and that means it’s time to think once again about Snow Buddies. This program matches senior citizens or those who may have a disability and are unable to shovel snow from their sidewalks ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

The City of Louisburg is hiring!

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Public Service Worker I– Louisburg, Kansas

This position requires the performance of semi-skilled work to maintain the City’s water, sanitary sewer, streets, parks and natural gas systems. The employee should possess strong technical an...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Louisburg Speaks August & September is here!

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The next issue of Louisburg Speaks will be coming with your August utility bill.

Read about trail etiquette, Officer Woody Bates, Snow Buddies and the Mayor’s column.

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

UTVs, with City tags, Golf Carts allowed on local streets

A UTV, like this City-owned vehicle, may now be driven on City streets with a permit and City-issued

Utility Task Vehicle owners that would like to drive their UTVs on Louisburg city streets may now do so after applying for a license through the Louisburg Police Department and being issued at UTV tag. 

The Police Department will be available from...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

ISO Fire Rating for City and Fire District 1 Improves

Louisburg Fire Department crew conducts large water supply and flow testing in late May 2020.

Chief Rittinghouse told the Council the ISO rating for the City of Louisburg and Fire District No. 1 has been lowered due to improvements and updated safety standards implemented at the station. An ISO fire rating is issued by the Insurance Services Offic...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Fox Hall is now available to rent

Fox Hall has been recently renovated.

Rentals are now being accepted for Fox Hall. The newly refurbished community building boasts an all-new interior to match the all-new exterior. There is room to seat 110. 

Reservations for the building are make through Teresa Vickrey at 913-837-25...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Burn Permits

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Burning is allowed inside the city limits on Friday and Saturday only. Although burn permits are not required for City of Louisburg residents, you must call the Miami County Sheriff’s Office at 913-294-4444 option 4, prior to any burning.&nb...

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

FLIP for residences & businesses

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FLIP, or Facades of Louisburg Improvement Program, provides matching funds from the city to assist in facade improvements.

Under FLIP Residential provides residents a one-time reimbursement grant of 50% of the project costs. However, the city’s r...

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