NOTICE BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS, OF THE INTENT TO OFFER FOR SALE A CERTAIN TRACT OF SURPLUS REAL PROPERTY LOCATED AT 101 4-H ROAD, LANSING, KANSAS, AND COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE 4-H BUILDING
TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS TAKE NOTICE that the board of county commissioners of Leavenworth County, Kansas, pursuant to the provisions of K.S.A. 19-211, will offer for sale, to the highest and best bidder, certain surplus real property located at 101 4-H Road, Lansing, Kansas, and commonly known as the 4-H Building, to include 8.37 acres, the building and all improvements. Said sale shall be conducted in the office of the board of county commissioners, Suite 225, 300 Walnut, Leavenworth, Kansas, at 10:00 a.m. on the 28th day of August, 2014. All interested bidders shall be required to be present at said time. The highest and best bidder, if any and as determined by the board, shall be required to remit the bid price to the county treasurer not later than five (5) business days from the time of the acceptance of the bid. The board reserves the right to reject any and all bids. The sale of the property is “as is” and the board makes no representations as to the condition of the property or its suitability for any specific use. Persons interested in inspecting the property may do so by contacting the office of Public Works, Trevor Huhn, at 913-684-0470 during the hours of 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The Leavenworth County Department of Public Works is accepting bids for Aluminized Culverts. Conditions and specifications are attached. Please submit sealed bid proposals to the below address. The envelope must be clearly marked "Aluminized Culverts."
Leavenworth County Clerk, Courthouse 300 Walnut Street, Suite 106 Leavenworth, KS 66048
All bids must be received no later than Tuesday August 5, 2014 by 10:30 a.m. at which time they will be opened and read aloud.
Bid specifications can be picked up at the Public Works Department located at the Leavenworth County Courthouse, 300 Walnut, Suite 007, Leavenworth, KS 66048.
Questions regarding the bid specifications should be addressed to Doug Smith at 913-727-1800 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Questions may be faxed to 913-727-2894.
The Leavenworth County Board of Commissioners has the right to refuse any and all bids and accept the best bid they feel is in the best interest of Leavenworth County.
Polling places are open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Call the Leavenworth County Clerk, Janet Klasinski, with any questions at 913-684-0421.
VoteKansas App Available
A new mobile voter app is now available for iPhone users. Search for "votekansas app" at the Apple store. using this app you can enter an address and view the Democratic and Republican candidates on the ballot, find the appropriate polling place, see a map with directions to the polling place and view advance voting locations.
The votekansas app was developed in cooperation with the Pew Charitable Trusts and data is provided through Pew's Voting Information Project (VIP), which is a voter lookup service similar to VoterView.
For android users, a version is scheduled to be released in September.
Come and enjoy a classic American experience at the Leavenworth County Fair! From July 29 - Aug 2, 2014, you and your family can delight in the fun of games, contents, derbies, food, rides, exhibits, music, and more. Our local fair is always lively, day or night, and always filled with great folks from all over the Leavenworth County area!
U.S. 73/K-7 Pavement Replacement & Bridge Repair Project
Project Overview - The U.S. 73/K-7 pavement was originally constructed in 1990 and due to its existing condition has been identified for total replacement. Project limits cover a total of 8.67-miles of U.S. 73/K-7 from the north junction of Leavenworth County Road 14 and U.S. 73/K-7 to 16th Street in Leavenworth County. Project work includes replacement of the existing concrete pavement and sub-base in-kind with the same number of lanes and pavement and shoulder width that exists today.
Leavenworth County Wide Clean-up
On October 17-18 all Leavenworth County residents can bring their household & construction trash, tires, brush, electronics, and hazardous waste to the Leavenworth County Transfer Station for free.