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Jan 07

2021 in the Rearview Mirror

Posted on January 7, 2022 at 8:49 AM by Kristy Bansemer

What a pleasure once again to share with you my annual reflection on the past year in Derby. For sure, 2021 was way better than 2020!

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Dec 17

Thank You, Outgoing Council

Posted on December 17, 2021 at 8:57 AM by Kristy Bansemer

In December, three of your elected City Council members will participate in their last meeting. The City staff and elected officials say goodbye to Vaughn Nun, John McIntosh, and Andrew Swindle. Vaughn did not run for re-election. John and Andrew did not win re-election.

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Dec 03

STAR Bonds Good for Derby

Posted on December 3, 2021 at 4:58 PM by Kristy Bansemer

Five years ago, the Derby City Council decided to take advantage of a state program (STAR bonds) designed to encourage partnerships with cities and businesses to (1) stimulate the economic welfare of Kansas communities and (2) increase tourism and visitors from outside the state.

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