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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Derby Launches Commercial Façade Improvement Program

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The City of Derby is happy to announce the launch of its Commercial Façade Improvement Program. The goal of the program is to support local businesses through funding for exterior building façade repairs or improvements, replacement ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Finance Director Set to Retire in June

Jean Epperson

The City of Derby’s long-time Finance Director, Jean Epperson, has announced her planned retirement on June 13, 2022. Epperson has been with the City of Derby since 2000, serving 21 years as Finance Director. 

“Jean is one-of-a...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

STAR Bonds Final Phase

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A public hearing will be held on a date to be announced in 2022. (This meeting was originally rescheduled for Dec. 14 but the meeting was recessed early due to a medical emergency). 

The Final Phase of STAR bonds in Derby is proposed for considera...

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

American Legion Family Post 408 to Receive the 2022 Mayor’s Award of Excellence

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Mayor Randy White has named American Legion Family Post 408 as the recipient of the 2022 Mayor’s Award of Excellence. The award was established in 2002 as a way to honor an individual, family, organization, or business that has contributed signi...

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Posted on: December 28, 2021

Dan Bronson Named New Deputy City Manager

Dan Bronson

The City of Derby has hired Mr. Dan Bronson as its new Deputy City Manager effective January 10. Bronson replaces Kiel Mangus, who became Derby’s fifth City Manager on Dec. 10 after the retirement of Kathy Sexton. 

Mr. Bronson comes to D...

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City of Derby News Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2021

STAR Bond Final Phase Public Hearing to be Rescheduled

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The Public Hearing for the STAR bonds final phase proposed project plan will be rescheduled to a future Derby City Council meeting. The hearing was originally scheduled for December 14, but that meeting was recessed due to a medical emergency. 

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Posted on: December 3, 2021

New Restaurant Announced for STAR Bond Final Phase

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In connection with the proposed STAR Bond Final Phase Project in Derby, Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux (Walk-On’s) is pleased to announce its intent to open a new location in Derby, Kansas (the Project). 

“I’m w...

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Gas Line Replacement Project

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As part of its regularly scheduled maintenance plan, Kansas Gas Service will begin replacing approximately 900 residential natural gas service lines in Derby starting Monday, August 9. The project is expected to take about eight months.

Customers affected ...

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