GoodSports http://kmuw.org en Wichita City Council Approves Bonds For Sports Complex http://kmuw.org/post/wichita-city-council-approves-bonds-sports-complex <p>The Wichita City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to approve phase one of the STAR Bond project plan that will help establish a multi-sport athletic complex in northeast Wichita.</p><p>The 430 acre complex site near K-96 and Greenwich road will serve as an attraction for regional and national youth sports competition. The site plan includes hotels, retailers and an aquatic attraction with a goal of increasing tourism for Wichita and the region.</p> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 12:19:54 +0000 Carla Eckels 11264 at http://kmuw.org Wichita City Council Approves Bonds For Sports Complex Top Morning News 01.16.13 http://kmuw.org/post/top-morning-news-011613 <p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Gov. Brownback&nbsp;calls for more tax cuts in his 2013 State of the State address; New group jumps into the Kansas school funding debate; Wichita City Council approves bonds for sports complex.</em></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Governor Proposes More Tax Cuts In 2013 State Of The State</strong></p><p>Gov. Sam Brownback has called for a fresh round of aggressive cuts in the state's income taxes and changes in the state's constitution to rein in the judiciary.</p> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 11:14:50 +0000 Briana O’Higgins 11267 at http://kmuw.org Top Morning News 01.16.13