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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Census 2020

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Louisburg trails Spring Hill by about 3% to be the top city in the county for completing the census while Miami County is tied for 2nd in our region. All the numbers are available from KansasCounts.org.

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

RFQ Open

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The City of Louisburg is accepting RFQs for engineering and design of the Amity Street Buffered Lane Ped/Bike Broadway to Crestview Dr. trail. The RFQs are due at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 14.

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

COVID-19 Update

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

City Street Work

2020 City street work map

Street work will be starting today, Monday, April 6 in the City of Louisburg. The contractor is starting in the north end of town. The work will be done on the yellow highlighted streets on the attached map. As a reminder if you typically park on any of t...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Louisburg council meeting protocol with Zoom

City staff has established meeting protocol and instructions for the council meeting that starts at 6:30 p.m..

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Louisburg Helping Louisburg

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In these trying times it is easy for some to feel hopeless or isolated. This is the time when communities like ours show why this is a great place to live and work.

The City of Louisburg is assisting  the Louisburg Ministerial Alliance in getting ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

City of Louisburg and COVID-19

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While Louisburg City Hall has closed to the public at this time, City services remain active and we encourage all citizens and businesses to work together to get through these trying times.

The Louisburg Fire, Police and Public Works departments are still ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19 Fact Sheet

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Information on coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been produced by the CDC and is distributed by the League of Kansas Municipalities, of which the City of Louisburg is a member. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a good resource to lea...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Turn Around, Don't Drown

A truck driving into a flooded roadway.

To say that 2019 was a wet year in Kansas is an understatement, according to information from the state’s emergency departments. It was a record year in many cases including the wettest March-May period for many areas of the state as well as the...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

Hail & Wind Safety

National Weather Service photo of a potential thunderstorm.

Severe thunderstorms can produce hail an inch or larger with wind gusts around 58 mph. Hail this size can damage plants, roofs and vehicles. Wind gusts can break off large branches, knock over or cause structural damage to trees. Occasionally a severe thu...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Lightning Safety

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Lightning kills about 47 persons each year in the United States and injures hundreds more. Follow and teach your children the "when it roars, go indoors!" safety message.

There are about 25 million lightning strikes each in the United States and ...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Tornado Safety

A picture of a tornado from the National Weather Service website.

Know the difference between a Tornado Watch and a Tornado Warning. A watch means tornadoes are possible in and near the watch area. A warning means a tornado has been sighted or indicated by weather radar.

A public shelter is available in Louisburg in the ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Are you ready for storm season?

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The links below will help you find out what you can do now to prepare for a tornado. Preparation is key to staying safe and minimizing impacts.

  • Be Weather-Ready: Check the forecast regularly to see if you’re at risk for tornadoes. Listen to local...
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Posted on: February 24, 2020

Next City newsletter is out!

The February-March issue of Louisburg Speaks.

The February-March issue of Louisburg Speaks is now available in City utility bills, at City Hall or online. Learn more about the upcoming Census, how to rent Fox Hall, the grant to benefit Lewis-Young Park, FLIP, pool passes and of course, the Mayor&...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Changes to Online Bill Pay

The online bill pay website for the City of Louisburg.

The City’s online utility payment system will be down for updates Monday, March 23, 2020. 

Starting March 24, you will be able to utilize the payment system however due to the upgrade you will have to re-register your utility account. Th...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Fox Hall is now available to rent

Fox Hall has been recently renovated.

Rentals are now being accepted for Fox Hall. The newly refurbished community building boasts an all-new interior to match the all-new exterior. There is room to seat 110. 

Reservations for the building are make through Teresa Vickrey at 913-837-25...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Burn Permits

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Burning is allowed inside the city limits on Friday and Saturday only. Although burn permits are not required for City of Louisburg residents, you must call the Miami County Sheriff's Office at 913-294-4444 option 4, prior to any burning. 

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

FLIP for residences & businesses

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FLIP, or Facades of Louisburg Improvement Program, provides matching funds from the city to assist in facade improvements.

Under FLIP Residential provides residents a one-time reimbursement grant of 50% of the project costs. However, the city’s r...

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