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Posted on: December 19, 2017

McPherson Mural Collection

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Downtown McPherson is the site of a mural collection funded by the McPherson Convention & Visitors Bureau. Each mural depicts a historical feature unique to the community and can be viewed during a self-guided walking or driving tour. The first McPher...

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Posted on: October 15, 2016

Community Development Block Grant

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In 2016, the City of McPherson qualified for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). Funds were used to assist with housing rehabilitation in a specific target area with a maximum of $300,000 being spent on rehabilitating eight (8) homes. Several ho...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Historical Society Presents Lion's Roar

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The McPherson County Historical Society will present "The Roar of the Lion" on March 3, 2 p.m., at the McPherson Museum & Arts Foundation, 1111 E. Kansas. One of the most classic advertising icons, the MGM lion logo has been the opening cred...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

City Announces Poster Winner

The poster design promotes Arbor Day 2018 and portrays a tree surrounded by animals.

The City of McPherson has selected Cora Pavlovich as the winner for the 2018 Arbor Day Poster Contest. Pavlovich is a fifth grader at Lincoln Elementary School. Pavlovich will be recognized by City Commissioners on Monday, April 24, and her classmates wil...

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

Candy Cane Cash Winners Announced

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The 2017 Candy Cane Cash promotion hosted by McPherson Chamber of Commerce and McPherson Main Street resulted in impressive numbers. With 24 member businesses participating, holiday shoppers were awarded a stamp for every $10 spent in the stores. Each tim...

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

City Holds Budget Meeting

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The McPherson City Commissioners will conduct a public meeting on Tuesday, March 13, to discuss 2018 budget revisions. The meeting will be held at the City Offices, 400 E. Kansas, beginning at 8:30 a.m. and lasting until all major department budgets have ...

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

Elm Street Closes for Utilities Relocation

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Elm Street will be closed beginning Tuesday, February 27, to allow Diamond Engineering to move utilities for AT&T. Specifically, Elm Street will be closed between Kansas Avenue and Marlin Street for approximately one week. Project completion is contin...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Foundation Hosts Match Day

The McPherson County Community Foundation logo is green and gold with a white starburst

The fifth annual McPherson County Community Foundation Match Day is Wednesday, March 7, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., with the Foundation offering up to $40,000 in matching funds for contributions given to participating organizations. As in past years, stipulations h...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

City Sponsors Tree Planting Workshop

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A tree planting workshop will be held on Wednesday, March 14, 1 to 3 p.m., at the McPherson County Extension Office, 600 W. Woodside. Topics to be covered include Top 10 tree planting mistakes, tree species selection and planting site. Suggested attendees...

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

City Sponsors Blood Drive

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The City of McPherson will sponsor a Blood Drive on Tuesday, March 6, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the City Commission Room at the City Offices, 400 E. Kansas. Interested donors can schedule an appointment at 620.245.2535 or bom@mcpcity.com. American Red Cr...

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

Cemetery Requests Decoration Removal

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The McPherson City Cemetery requests the removal of all Christmas wreaths, vases, containers and other holiday items placed on graves before Friday, March 16. Cemetery staff members will also collect and dispose of any faded or broken decorations placed i...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

City Announces Poster Winner

The poster design promotes Arbor Day 2018 and portrays a tree surrounded by animals.

The City of McPherson has selected Cora Pavlovich as the winner for the 2018 Arbor Day Poster Contest. Pavlovich is a fifth grader at Lincoln Elementary School. Pavlovich will be recognized by City Commissioners on Monday, April 24, and her classmates wil...

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Posted on: December 27, 2017

City Warns Against Ice

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The City of McPherson warns the community to stay off lakes and ponds as temperatures continue to drop. Cold temperatures do not guarantee frozen lakes and ponds are safe place upon which to walk or skate. All are asked to obey posted signs on City lakes ...

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Posted on: December 19, 2017

City Supports Recycling Program

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City officials are working collaboratively with McPherson Area Solid Waste Utility (MASWU) to address concerns about local recycling efforts. Residents are encouraged to review the list of items that should NOT be placed in recycling containers including ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Chamber Announces Agriculture Scholarship

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The McPherson Chamber of Commerce is collaborating with Agriculture Future of America (AFA) to support an agricultural scholarship program. AFA is a 501(c)3 corporation dedicated to helping support higher education and leader development of future agricul...

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