city budget http://kmuw.org en Hyatt Revenue Factored Into Wichita City Budget http://kmuw.org/post/hyatt-revenue-factored-wichita-city-budget <p></p><p style="padding: 0px; margin-bottom: 16px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 11.818181991577148px; font-family: 'Trebuchet MS', Arial, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(85, 85, 85); line-height: 14.545454025268555px; ">The City of Wichita anticipates a quarter million dollars in projected hotel cash flow from the city-owned downtown Hyatt as part of the proposed 2013-14 budget.</p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 13:42:42 +0000 Carla Eckels 3677 at http://kmuw.org Wichita To Eliminate Jobs, Increase Fees To Balance Budget http://kmuw.org/post/wichita-eliminate-jobs-increase-fees-balance-budget <p>An update of the proposed 2013-2014 budget was presented to Wichita City council members Tuesday.&nbsp; The plan includes eliminating 37 positions to help balance the budget.</p><p>The 37 jobs slated to be cut include 19 vacant positions in the Office of Central Inspection, and 10 in engineering.&nbsp; Also, eight police positions will be eliminated including seven grant-funded police officers plus another police position, a civilian working in parking enforcement.</p><p>City Manager Robert Layton says the plan is to move these workers into other positions.</p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Carla Eckels 2045 at http://kmuw.org Wichita To Eliminate Jobs, Increase Fees To Balance Budget