Carl Brewer http://kmuw.org en Trade Office In China To Promote Wichita Aviation http://kmuw.org/post/trade-office-china-promote-wichita-aviation <p>Mayor Carl Brewer will be in China this week, for the opening of a trade office that will promote Wichita&#39;s aviation industry.<br /><br />Kansas Global Trade Services in Beijing will identify sales and opportunities for partnerships. It will also will work to connect Wichita and China businesses for parts, maintenance and other products and services.<br /><br />Kansas Global Trade Services president Karyn Page says the office is a privately-funded pilot project. Its $300,00 to $500,000 budget will be funded by private sponsors in China and Wichita.<br /> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 12:29:59 +0000 Associated Press 24817 at http://kmuw.org Mayor Brewer Sets Sights On Diversification In State Of The City Address http://kmuw.org/post/mayor-brewer-sets-sights-diversification-state-city-address <p>In his State of the City Address Tuesday night, Mayor Carl Brewer said despite being challenged by dwindling revenues and continuing obligations, Wichita is healthy, focused and moving forward.</p><p>Mayor Brewer addressed a full house downtown at City Hall. He said Wichita continues to stabilize through a new way of thinking - a thinking that demands the &ldquo;right&rdquo; solutions rather than the easy ones.</p> Wed, 01 Feb 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Briana O’Higgins 1688 at http://kmuw.org Mayor Brewer Sets Sights On Diversification In State Of The City Address