Annually, the various providers of public transportation services in McPherson and the surrounding area are required to submit their application to the Kansas Department of Transportation for inclusion in federal grant funding for the various public transportation programs which are offered through the Kansas Department of Transportation. The providers include McPherson County Council on Aging (Senior Center), MCDS, Disability Supports of the Great Plains, and City of McPherson through their taxi voucher assistance program.
Applications for the upcoming fiscal year are due in November and City Commission approved Mayor Tom Brown to sign all items necessary for the application process such as: a Memorandum of Agreement between the City of McPherson and McPherson County Council on Aging, a letter from the City of McPherson authorizing matching funds operation of taxi program and letters of support for other agencies utilizing 5310 and 5311 public transportation funds: MCDS, Disability Supports of the Great Plains, and McPherson County Council on Aging.
City Commission approved the 2017 McPherson County Toy Run Event on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017 from Noon-8 p.m. The event will start at Walmart and end at the American Legion.
The event, which is sponsored by the American Legion, has been in existence for 30 years. The Toy Run continues to help more than 700 families each year in McPherson County and raises more than $16,000 yearly to purchase the items and gifts necessary for the families.
The parade will leave the Walmart parking lot at 1 p.m. on Nov. 25 and go north on Centennial, west on First Street, south on Main Street to Ave. A, west to 81 Highway, north to First Street, east to Main Street and south on Main Street to the American Legion.
Many businesses in McPherson County have played a role in putting this event on every year as well as the city personnel and the Police, Fire and EMT Departments.
BPU General Manager Tim Maier wanted to remind the city of McPherson about the Operation Warmth program. Operation Warmth is a program aimed to help those that have a hard time paying their bills, and their utility bills specifically.
“The committee looks at applicants and gives priority to single parents with young children, elderly, disabled, low income or people that are going through a specific hardship and need some help to get through it,” Maier said.
People can make direct donations to Operation Warmth, or they can round up to the next dollar on their utility bill every month.
“We encourage people that have an interest in that type of program to sign up and they can call our office at 245-1515 and we’d be happy to set you up,” Maier said.
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