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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Derby Names New Fire Chief

John Turner

On July 1, 2019, John Turner will begin as Fire Chief for the City of Derby (pop. 24,000). He will assume command of a department of 26 full-time, 14 part-time, and 5 volunteer firefighters operating out of two stations and serving the Derby community sin...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

New Water Meter Installations Begin May 15

water meter

The City of Derby is working with Professional Meters, Inc. (PMI) to install 6,000 new water meters at households and businesses in Derby beginning May 15. The project will take several months to complete.

Here’s what to expect:

  • A PMI employee wil...
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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Vision Derby 2040 Public Open Houses Announced

Hike and Bike Path

As the City of Derby looks toward its future growth, a major goal is to create a clear vision of where we as a community would like to be in the next 20 years. The City wants to remain a community of choice for attracting businesses and retaining and gain...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Woodlawn Reconstruction Project Begins June 3

Woodlawn Reconstruction

The reconstruction of Woodlawn Blvd. between Madison Ave. and English St. will begin Monday, June 3, 2019. 

The initial phase will reconstruct Woodlawn Blvd. from Madison Ave. to Market St. including the intersection of Market and Woodlawn. This p...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

2019 Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Fest

Smoke on the Plains logo

Mark your calendars for June 6, 7 and 8 for the 9th Annual Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Festival. This fun, family-friendly event will be held at High Park, 2801 E. James St.

Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Fest, formerly known as th...

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Additional Info... City of Derby News Releases
Posted on: May 6, 2019

Prepare for Severe Weather Season

tornado

We have entered severe weather season and experienced a few rounds of severe weather in south central Kansas already. Did you know that in 2018 the outdoor warning sirens didn’t sound in Derby? In fact, throughout the State of Kansas, tornado si...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Derby Celebrates 150 Years

150th logo

Derby is celebrating its sesquicentennial this year. The official kick-off takes place at the Feb. 12 City Council meeting.

The first event on the 150th calendar is Uncorked, a fundraising event held by the Derby Community Foundation.

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News Flash

Posted on: May 20, 2019

Derby Fire & Rescue Calls: May 18, 2019

Derby Fire and Rescue

Derby Fire & Rescue responded to the following calls during the week of May 12-18, 2019.

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

May 2019 Derby News

Smoke on the Plains logo

Learn about a few city projects that will kick off this month along with a large number of events, including the 9th Annual Smoke on the Plains BBQ & Music Fest.

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News Flash

Posted on: May 17, 2019

Derby Permit & New Business Report: May 17, 2019

New Housing

During the week of May 13-17, 2019, the following permits were issued by the City of Derby.

Residential Building Permits

  • Single Family, 2137 N. Cross Creek, $334,050.50
  • Garage/Storage Building, 200 Winding Lane, $48,000

Commercial Building Permits 

  • Ta...
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Derby Permit & New Business Report

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Derby Police Department Arrest Report: May 19, 2019

Derby Police Department

The Derby Police Department made the following arrests during the week of May 13-19, 2019.

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News Flash

Posted on: May 1, 2019

Derby Senior Center Prime Times Newsletter: May 2019

Senior Center Bus Trip

Learn about all the activities and programs taking place at the Derby Senior Center during the month of May.

Prime Times Newsletter Derby Senior Services