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Posted on: April 13, 2022

El Dorado receives $3 million BASE grant

The City of El Dorado is among the first round of awardees for the Building a Stronger Economy (BASE) economic development grant program, announced by Governor Laura Kelly today. The City received $3 million for water infrastructure and industrial develop...

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Posted on: April 4, 2022

K-254 corridor management planning to advance

The Kansas Department of Transportation has joined with local partners to move forward with extensive planning of transportation improvements along the K-254 corridor between Wichita and El Dorado. A key goal is to improve safety.

KDOT and the partners -- ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

Purity Springs bridge to close March 21 for KTA bridge project

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On Monday, March 21 Dondlinger will begin work on the Purity Springs bridge over the Turnpike as part of a KTA bridge project.  You should be seeing message boards up this week informing drivers about the upcoming closure and detour. The project ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

Police Chief Curt Zieman receives Patriot Award

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Police Chief Curt Zieman received the Patriot Award from the Kansas Committee of the Employer Support the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Monday evening at the City Commission meeting.

Jim Wishart, with the ESGR, presented the award.

“We work with the em...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

El Dorado PD’s Project Good Morning offers daily check-ins

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The safety of our community’s citizens is a top priority for the El Dorado Police Department. One of the ways in which the Department strives to achieve this is through Project Good Morning.

Project Good Morning is a service provided by the Department to c...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

El Dorado receives Kansas' first DAR Patriots Marker

DAR dedication

El Dorado received the first Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) marker in Kansas as part of the celebration leading up to the Nation’s Semiquicentennial or 250th anniversary in 2026. The marker was dedicated during a celebration Sunday, May 30, in...

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

Tips to keep you safe in severe weather

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A tornado can:

  • Happen anytime and anywhere.
  • Bring intense winds, over 200 miles per hour.
  • Look like funnels.

The following are some tips from FEMA.gov:

Preparing for a Tornado

  • Know your area’s tornado risk. In the U.S., the Midwest and the Southeast have a grea...
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Spotlights
Posted on: February 11, 2022

2021 Year in Review

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Take a look back at the accomplishments and what happened in 2021 for each department, as well as what is coming in 2022. To watch a presentation on this information from City Manager David Dillner, watch Things to Know - What's Happening in El Dorado for...

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

City of El Dorado Newsletter

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This is El Dorado, is a newsletter from the City Manager’s Office intended to connect citizens with their local government. The newsletter will feature upcoming events and local government happenings to inform citizens of El Dorado. Story briefs will cont...

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