City commission to meet

The Newton City Commission will meet for both a work session and regular meeting Dec. 19 at Newton City Hall, 201 E. Sixth.

The commission will have a work session at 5:15 p.m. to discuss plans for a Slate Creek bank repair project, a water and sewer master plan, staff analysis of the Occidental project on S. Kansas Ave. and an executive session to discuss economic development recruitment project. 

The commission will meet for a regular meeting at 7 p.m.  Agenda items include community recognition, a report from KDOT on the airport, results of the Best of Newton Photo Contest, a utility easement in Sand Creek Place, a dilapidated structure at 527 E. 11, a real estate purchase for an industrial development, dates for fireworks sales and a period for public comment. 


County commission to meet

The Board of Harvey County Commissioners will meet at 9 a.m. Dec. 18 in the meeting room of the Harvey County Courthouse, 800 N. Main.

Agenda items include a Health Department fee schedule, an extension agent report, an agreement with Mainprize Industries LLC, a proposed lease agreement with the city of Newton and a period for public comment.