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 Sedgwick County, Kansas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sedgwick County (standard abbreviation: SG) is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas.
As of the census² of 2000, there are 452,869 people, 176,444 households, and 117,688 families residing in the county.
Sedgwick, of which less than half lies in the county, the majority of the area and population being in Harvey County
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sedgwick_County,_Kansas   (510 words)

 Sumner County, Kansas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The racial makeup of the county was 94.62% White, 0.71% Black or African American, 1.05% Native American, 0.22% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 1.29% from other races, and 2.06% from two or more races.
In the county the population was spread out with 28.50% under the age of 18, 7.50% from 18 to 24, 26.20% from 25 to 44, 22.40% from 45 to 64, and 15.50% who were 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county was $39,415, and the median income for a family was $46,739.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sumner_County,_Kansas   (449 words)

 City of Wichita - City Code Listing
Sedgwick County, Kansas (the "County") is hereby exempted from the provisions of K.S.A. 65-201, 65-205, 65-206, 65-207, 65-208, and 65-209, inclusive, and shall be governed by the following substitute and additional provisions contained in this charter resolution.
The Sedgwick County Manager shall appoint a person licensed to practice medicine and surgery, preference being given to persons who have training in public health, who shall serve in an advisory capacity to the Sedgwick County Board of Health and as the local health officer.
The City of Wichita, Kansas is hereby exempted from the provisions of K.S.A. 65-207, 65-208, and 65-209, inclusive, and shall be governed by the following substitute and additional provisions contained in this charter ordinance.
www.wichitagov.org /CityCode?code=4302   (624 words)

 91097 -- McIntosh v. Sedgwick County -- McAnany -- Kansas Court of Appeals
McANANY, J.: Sedgwick County (County) appeals the decision of the Workers Compensation Appeals Board (Board) affirming the administrative law judge's conclusion that the County is not entitled to an offset for social security retirement benefits pursuant to K.S.A. 44-501(h).
The County appeals, arguing that Dickens is distinguishable and that it is entitled to an offset for the social security retirement benefits McIntosh receives.
His income from the County at the time of his injury was not post-retirement income used to supplement his retirement income.
www.kscourts.org /kscases/ctapp/2004/20040611/91097.htm   (2839 words)

 KANSAS-Sedgwick County Safe Communities: Improving Child Restraint Use
Observational surveys conducted in 1998 in Sedgwick County, Kansas, indicated that the child safety seat use rate for motorists transporting children was unacceptably low.
County child safety seat use rates paralleled the use rates statewide, revealing that only 80 percent of children under the age of four and 59 percent of children over the age of four were properly restrained in safety seats or seat belts.
The goal of the Sedgwick County Safe Communities project, initiated in 1997, is to increase proper child safety seat use countywide.
www.nhtsa.dot.gov /people/outreach/safedige/winter2000/win00-1.html   (459 words)

Sedgwick is located within a triangle formed by Hutchinson, Newton, and Wichita which is an ideal location to attract residents who want the pleasures of small town living while being close to big city jobs.
Sedgwick's goal is to grow slowly in population so that our small town amenities remain.
Sedgwick is well positioned to reach this goal.
www.cityofsedgwick.org   (120 words)

 Sedgwick County, Kansas Information Network
Sedgwick County offers live and archived "e-Video" of BOCC Meetings and other items of interest.
Therefore, a complete burn ban is in effect for all unincorporated areas of Sedgwick County and all cities within fire district number 1 by the Sedgwick County Board of County Commissioners.
On November 30, the Board of Sedgwick County Commissioners was presented the Comprehensive Criminal Justice Master Plan.
www.sedgwickcounty.org   (1454 words)

 Kansas Turnpike Authority
Painting 8 Bridges from Milepost 34.396 to Milepsot 180.510 on the Kansas Turnpike in Sedgwick, Butler, and Osage Counties.
Sedgwick County, Kansas, as well as other work shown on the plans or as specified.
Kansas, was awarded to Hamm Inc. and Subsidiaries, on January 27, 2006.
ksturnpike.com /bid/bid.html   (299 words)

 Sedgwick County, Kansas Health Department
Sedgwick County is leading a coordinated effort to assure the health and safety of our citizens in the event of a terrorist incident.
Sedgwick County is working with federal, state and other local agencies to respond to avian flu should a pandemic flu occur in our area.
To promote and protect the health of Sedgwick County residents through education, prevention, surveillance and treatment, using public health functions of assessment, assurance and policy development.
www.sedgwickcounty.org /healthdept   (234 words)

 Sedgwick County, KS
Sedgwick county is located in south central Kansas.
The county has a strong agricultural economy and is home to numerous aircraft industries, earning the title for Wichita of "the airplane capital of the world." The Big and Little Arkansas rivers meet in downtown Wichita, the largest city in the county.
The Kansas State Historical Society also has more historical data for Sedgwick County online including a rich bibliography and lists of cemeteries, post offices, and newspapers.
skyways.lib.ks.us /counties/SG   (392 words)

 99-3271 -- Tucker v. Hollingsworth -- 03/13/2000
We therefore agree with the district court that Hollingsworth is entitled to immunity.
Thus, the county and district attorney's office are not immune from Tucker's suit.
Tucker has not alleged that the prosecutor acted in accordance with a policy or custom of the county or the district attorney's office when the defective complaint and information were filed.
www.kscourts.org /ca10/cases/2000/03/99-3271.htm   (1138 words)

 Sedgwick County, Kansas Sheriff's Department - Ten Most Wanted Fugitives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ricardo is wanted by the Sedgwick County Sheriffs Office for Violating his Probation for Three (3) Counts of Aggravated Robbery, and One (1) Count of Aggravated Burglary.
Tyson is wanted by the Sedgwick County Sheriffs Office for Violating his Probation for Criminal Use of a Weapon; A Shotgun With a Barrel Less Than 18 Inches.
She was last known to live in the Wichita, Kansas area.
www.sedgwick.ks.us /sheriff/wanted   (452 words)

 The Body: Sedgwick County, Kansas Works to Fight Rise in Tuberculosis
Health authorities are stepping up efforts to fight TB in Sedgwick County (Wichita), Kan., which accounted for almost a third of the state's reported cases last year.
Twenty-nine of the 89 TB cases reported in Kansas last year were in Sedgwick County, and so far this year the county has seen 14 cases, said Peggy Baker, supervisor for the county health department's TB control clinic.
The county's cases cross all racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds.
www.thebody.com /cdc/news_updates_archive/2003/may30_03/kansas_tb.html   (295 words)

 Charles H and Eleanor N Woolf
Charles H. Woolf, one of the self-made men and especially successful farmers, stock raisers and fruit growers of Kansas, resides on a finely cultivated farm on the northwest quarter of Section 23, Morton township, Sedgwick county, Kansas.
He was born October 11, 1854, in Muskingum county, Ohio, of which Zanesville is the county seat, and is a son of Andrew T. and Angeline Woolf.
In 1890, at the county fair, he took the "blue ribbon" on his apples, his exhibit including thirteen varieties of apples, two varieties of pears and one of quinces.
woolf.org /CharlesH-EleanorN-Woolf-History.htm   (1050 words)

 KANSAS--Sedgwick County ...
Injuries resulting from improper use of child safety seats were also a concern in Sedgwick County.
The Sedgwick County Safe Communities Coalition was developed in 1999 in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Transportation, to help analyze and define injuries occurring within the county, and identify high risk populations.
The Sedgwick County Safe Communities Coalition focused their efforts on developing intervention strategies targeting two important issues, teen driving and child passenger safety.
www.nhtsa.dot.gov /people/outreach/safedige/summer2001/sum01-4.html   (587 words)

 Sedgwick County - Kansas State Historical Society
Bentley, Orsemus H. History of Wichita and Sedgwick County, Kansas.
N.A. History of Wichita and Sedgwick County, Kansas, Past and Present, Including an Account of the Cities, Towns, and Villages of the County.
Smith, G.W. Illuminated Resume of City of Wichita, Sedgwick County, and State of Kansas.
www.kshs.org /research/collections/documents/bibliographies/counties/kscosg.htm   (1139 words)

 Sedgwick County, Kansas Geographic Information Services :: 
Maps showing political boundaries within Sedgwick County may be selected from the categories in the above table.
The voter precincts, city council districts, Sedgwick County Commission districts, unified school districts, and Kansas State legislative districts may be seleced by district boundary or city boundary.
Sedgwick County provides these maps as a service and does not provide support or assistance to download files, view Adobe PDF files, or print Adobe PDF files on printers.
gis.sedgwick.gov /pdfmaps/election   (200 words)

 Red Rock Tornado
I witnessed an impressive supercell that produced 2 funnels that were almost tornadoes.
The second of the two funnels came close the ground near the Oklahoma - Kansas border.
It later developed a huge rotating mesocyclone that produced the Windfield, Kansas tornado.
www.chaseday.com /tornadoredrok.htm   (575 words)

 Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County, Kansas
Crime Stoppers, the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office and Wichita Police Department joined forces with KSN News Channel 3 on April 25, 2002 to help make Wichita, Sedgwick County and Kansas a safer place to live.
Each day the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Department, Crime Stoppers and KSN News profile a "Wanted Felon of the Day." Crime Stoppers encourages the community to get involved and watch for the profiled felons.
Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.
www.wichitasedgwickcountycrimestoppers.com   (410 words)

 The Political Graveyard: Sedgwick County, Kan.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
The intent is to locate places according to current county names and boundaries.
U.S. Representative from Kansas 7th District, 1891-95, 1897-99; defeated, 1894, 1898.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/KS/SE.html   (822 words)

 KGS--Geologic Map--Sedgwick
Paper copies of the complete map (with stratigraphic column and legend info) are available from the Kansas Geological Survey, 1930 Constant Ave., Lawrence, KS 66047 (or phone 785-864-3965).
The Kansas Data Access and Support Center (DASC) has ArcInfo coverages available for this generalized geologic data.
Originally published in 1965 as Kansas Geological Survey Bulletin 176, this online version has been created because the published version is currently out of print.
www.kgs.ku.edu /General/Geology/County/rs/sedgwick.html   (124 words)

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Lookups from the County Cemetery Records Notes of Bill Pennington, a volunteer on the Kansas Genealogy site, for Sedgwick county Burial information and Marriage Records.
ClearWater, Kansas - Alive in 1985 - In The Valley of the Ninnescah 1885 - 1985
History of Washington County Maryland Vol I and II by Thomas J.C. Williams.
www.fortunecity.com /millenium/lilac/262/genres.html   (574 words)

 Wichita Real Estate and Homes For Sale Sedgwick County, Kansas
Wichita is a thriving cultural region composed of comfortable neighborhoods, outstanding educational institutions, lush parks and fabulous museums.
She is a Kansas native and knows the Wichita and surrounding areas well.
If it is newer or older residential real estate in West Wichita in Sedgwick County you can be sure we have what you are looking for.
www.west-wichita-real-estate.com   (709 words)

 Miscellaneous Sedgwick County, Kansas Obituaries
She was a member of Palmyra Baptist Church, an American Red Cross volunteer for several years and a longtime 4-H leader in Butler county.
She was a retired clerk for the Sedgwick County Appraiser and retired Boeing Electronics worker.
He was a member of the Ministerial Alliance, served as the Kansas state youth director for three years, and was on many church boards throughout his ministry.
www.obitcentral.com /obitsearch/obits/ks/ks-sedgwick9.htm   (3725 words)

 Sedgwick County Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Sedgwick County, Kansas
Browse Homes.com for Kansas homes for sale, Kansas Real Estate Agents or real estate agents, plus Kansas apartments and houses for rent.
Then contact any of the Kansas Real Estate Agents for professional assistance finding your Kansas area home.
Click on the Sedgwick cities that you are interested in or search all Real Estate in Sedgwick County:
www.homes.com /Real_Estate/KS/County/SEDGWICK   (322 words)

 Firehouse.Com News - 8/30/01 - Train Derails in Sedgwick County, Kansas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
in between graphs)*********--> WICHITA, Kansas, Aug. 30 - A 60-car Burlington Northern freight train rambling through southeast Sedgwick County and carrying potentially dangerous chemicals derailed early Thursday morning after slamming into a piece of construction equipment left on the tracks.
Up to 40 cars were derailed, and flames as high as 200 feet were reportedly seen against the dark backdrop of a clear, but fl, August sky.
Two Sedgwick County Sheriff's deputies were treated and released from a local hospital after breathing one or more of the chemicals after arriving at the scene.
www.firehouse.com /news/2001/8/30_Ptrain.html   (435 words)

 Sedgwick County Wichita, Kansas (Counties)
The county seat of Sedgwick County, Kansas, is Wichita.
The county population on July 1, 1999, was 451,684, an increase of 48,022 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
www.ohwy.com /ks/y/y20173.htm   (93 words)

 Welcome to Goddard, Kansas
Goddard is located in the Southcentral part of Kansas just west of Wichita on US-54/400 Highway in Sedgwick County.
Therefore, a complete burn ban is in effect for all unincorporated areas of Sedgwick County and all cities within fire district number 1 including the City of Goddard.
The City of Goddard was proclaimed the "fastest growing city in Kansas" in 2003.
www.goddardkansas.us   (1291 words)

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