Mayor Carl Brewer http://kmuw.org en VIDEO: How Was Your Commute? Mayor Says Street Crews Did 'Outstanding Job' http://kmuw.org/post/video-how-was-your-commute-mayor-says-street-crews-did-outstanding-job <p>During a City Council Workshop Tuesday, Wichita Mayor Carl Brewer thanked the city maintenance crew that cleared snow from streets.<br><br>"Through this entire time frame, through both of the snows, we have to say hats off to our guys that were out there working the streets," said Brewer.</p><p>Brewer said the crew worked through the first storm and then immediately prepared for the next one to come in.<br><br>"They did an outstanding job in getting our streets all taken care of and getting them all cleaned up." said Brewer.</p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 19:47:39 +0000 Carla Eckels & Chandra Stauffer 13309 at http://kmuw.org VIDEO: How Was Your Commute? Mayor Says Street Crews Did 'Outstanding Job' Wichita Celebrates Life Of MLK, Inauguration http://kmuw.org/post/wichita-celebrates-life-mlk-inauguration <p>Hundreds took part in an annual Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration in Wichita Monday, co-sponsored by The Greater Wichita Ministerial League and Wichita State University.</p><p>This year’s event showcased a live broadcast of the second inauguration of President Barack Obama.&nbsp;</p><p>The audience erupted in applause while watching Obama take the ceremonial oath of office on a big screen at the WSU Metroplex.</p><p>Attendee Floyd Johnson, Sr. considered the day historic.</p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 12:05:42 +0000 Carla Eckels 11517 at http://kmuw.org Wichita Celebrates Life Of MLK, Inauguration