Sporting Goods Retailer Receives E-Community Loan for New Store in Downtown Atchison

The City of Atchison’s E-Community Program is thrilled to announce a new deal with regional sporting goods retailer Jock’s Nitch. The new Jock’s Nitch store will be located at 729 [...]

Atchison Animal Clinic Expansion Project Awarded E-Community Loan

Atchison, KS – The City of Atchison’s E-Community Program is pleased to announce a new loan to Atchison Animal Clinic. The loan funds will flow through Timber Road Real Estate, LLC, a holding [...]

West Tower Repainting Project Upcoming

Beginning the week of October 7th and ending about six weeks later, McGuire Iron, a Water Tower maintenance company working on behalf of the City, will be performing a painting project to the [...]

Job Opening – Project Manager, Public Works and Utilities

The City of Atchison, Kansas is searching for dynamic individuals to fill two Project Manager positions within the Public Works and Utilities departments.  These positions are actively involved [...]

Land at Shannon Industrial Park Sold to New Rebar Company

A new development project in the Shannon Industrial Park was announced Wednesday that has the potential to bring eight to ten jobs to the Atchison community in the next few years. The Atchison [...]

Incentive Programs Boost Fox Theatre Project

Historic image credit: @DaveHiner Few real estate development projects cross the finish line without using some kind of development incentive program. The City of Atchison attempts to leverage [...]

Laramie Stormwater Project Causes 9th Street Closure

Work on the Laramie Stormwater Improvement Project will close a portion of 9th Street between Parallel and Kearney Streets beginning on September 11, 2018 and lasting for a period of two to three [...]

E-Community Program Approves Loan for Chiropractic Office / Apartment Project

Atchison, KS – The City of Atchison’s E-Community Program has approved a new loan to SunRice Chiropractic as the business relocates to 717 Commercial Street, the former location of Tacyn’s. [...]

City Wins $300,000 Grant for K-7 Resurfacing Project in 2020

The City of Atchison was recently awarded $300,000 for a future mill and overlay project of K-7 highway (Country Club Road to northern City limit). The funding comes through the Kansas Dept. of [...]

Atchison Fire Department wins $111,000 grant

ATCHISON – Atchison firefighters recently learned that they will be receiving more than $100,000 from a federal grant, which will help the department buy new breathing equipment and a few sets of [...]