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Legends Outlets improvement project approved

The plan to put a green space and a parking garage with apartments advanced at Thursday night’s Unified Government Commission meeting.

STAR Bond District Approved for American Royal Project

The Unified Government Commission voted unanimously Thursday night to approve a STAR bond district for the American Royal project.

First county-state digital service collaboration of its kind launches in Kansas

A digital services app run by Wyandotte County and Kansas City now allows users to access state government services.

KCK is close to securing a downtown grocery store

But officials shouldn't stop there. A proposed grocery store in downtown Kansas City, Kan will address the nutritional needs of Wyandotte County residents. But local leaders should not abandon the other components of the healthy campus initiative proposed by the former mayor.

New Amazon Fulfillment Center to fill 1,000 positions

Still under construction, Amazon is looking to hire on over 1,000 new employees

Consolidation was the key to Wyandotte County's sucess

An article recounting the unification by former mayor, Carol Marinovich

Unified Government spurred progress in Wyandotte County

Marking 20 years of progress with the WyOneDotte celebration

Wyandotte County working on a new trail by Kansas River

"A new grant will help Kansas City, Kansas resurface and extend a walking trail to help people live healthy lives..."

Moody's Assigns A1 to Unified Govt. of Wyandotte Co./Kansas City's (KS) Series 2018 GOULT/PBC Bonds, MIG 1 to Series 2018 Temp Notes; Outlook Remains Stable

Moody's Investors Service has assigned an A1 rating to the Unified Govt. of Wyandotte Co./Kansas City's (KS) $36.7 million General Obligation Improvement Bonds, Series 2018 A&B, and a MIG 1 rating to the Unified Government's (UG) $65 million Municipal Temporary Notes, Series 2018-I. We have also assigned an A1 rating to the $33.8 million of Series 2018 Revenue Bonds issued by the Public Building Commission of the Unified Government of Wyandotte Co./Kansas City, KS for which the Unified Government is the obligor. The MIG-1 on the Series 2017-I Municipal Temporary Notes was affirmed. We also maintain an A1 rating on the UG's outstanding long-term GOULT debt and an A1 rating on more essential lease revenue debt not subject to annual appropriation. The outlook remains stable.