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Posted on: January 20, 2015

Learn the Ins and Outs of the New CityofMHK.com

Navigate the new City of Manhattan website at cityofmhk.com

The City of Manhattan launched a redesigned website on Jan. 26. Here are a few tips for getting around the new site:

  • Find pet licenses, parking permits, construction permits in our new ...Read on...

Posted on: January 2, 2015

Do You Know What's Happening Nextdoor?

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Riley County and the City of Manhattan are now home to Nextdoor — a social networking site for your neighborhood.

Why should I use Nextdoor?Think of it as a more secure Facebook with elements of Angie's List and Craigslist. ...Read on...

Posted on: December 31, 2014

North Manhattan Avenue Improvements Underway

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Work will begin Monday, Jan. 5 on the North Manhattan Avenue improvement project that, when complete, will allow for better traffic flow from Kimball Avenue to Research Park Drive.

The first phase of the project will maintain two-way traffic on North M...Read on...

Posted on: December 17, 2014

Citizen CIP Request Program Open

Citizen CIP Request Project

The City of Manhattan invites residents to submit a Capital Improvements Project request to city departments for consideration in the 2016-2021 fiscal years.

The Capital Improvements Program is the process of budgeting for large-scale public expenditur...Read on...

Posted on: January 2, 2015

Draft Floodplain Regulations Available for Review

Know Your Flood Risk

The City of Manhattan is proposing higher standard floodplain regulations that will regulate new construction and existing residential, commercial and industrial developments located in the fl...Read on...

Posted on: January 2, 2015

Volunteers Needed for City Snow Partners Program

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Manhattan residents with a passion for helping others and an ability to help clear snow are needed to volunteer for a new city-sponsored program. City Snow Partners is seeking volunteers to help elderly or disabled individuals clear public sidewalks durin...Read on...


Parks and Recreation

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Posted on: January 21, 2015

Air Conditioning installed at Douglass Community Recreation Center Gym

Douglass Community Recreation Center is one of Manhattan's most vibrant and historic community recreation centers. Air conditioning in the gym was recently installed for the first time in the building's history.

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Posted on: January 21, 2015

CiCo Park Construction Project Underway

CiCo Park is a popular year-round destination. In early 2015, a project addressing downstream flooding by constructing two detention basins in the park will be completed. While this construction will create temporary inconvenience for park users, the resu...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2015

MPRD to undertake initiative to promote sportsmanship to local youth sports

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The National Alliance for Youth Sports (NAYS), together with Manhattan Parks and Recreation (MPRD), will launch an effort to promote sportsmanship in the local youth sports community.

The Sports Parent Pledge is a free tool MPRD will use in 2015 to pr...Read on...

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