winter

TPD: Walk-In Accident Reporting Phase

Due to call load, weather and road conditions the Topeka Police Department is in Walk-In Accident Reporting phase until further notice. …
beets

Helping ‘beet’ the streets

It’s not just salts and brines that are being used to treat roads during the winter months but beet juice as well.…
snow

February snow event recap

Equipment operators from street maintenance and water pollution control collaborated to begin single lane plowing of all emergency routes as part of our storm response phase.…
hummer

Winds, sleet cause numerous wrecks on I-70

Strong winds from the north and a narrow band of sleet have caused numerous wrecks on I-70 west of Topeka between Manhattan and Junction City and has made travel extremely difficult. …
Washburn Rural

FEMA shelters in 501 schools

Thirteen million of USD 501's 143 million dollar bond is being used to build FEMA-certified tornado shelters.…