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The Little Gallery That Could

When walking into the local community center in downtown Merriam, one may not expect to find art. Sure, it’s commonplace to see meeting rooms, a gymnasium and fitness classes taking place. 285 more words

Merriam, Kansas, USA; Summer, 2003

Name: Heidi

Date of Sighting: Summer I believe 2003

Location of Sighting: Merriam, ks

Shape(s) of UFO(s): Triangle

Size(s) of UFO(s): small size craft maybe 600- 1000 feet guess… 230 more words

UFO Sightings

Voiceless by Merriam AlFuhaid


Wake up, parental units. No, I don’t need my diaper changed. No, I don’t need to be fed. I’m just bored. Since I can’t sit upright yet and watch TV, looking at your exhausted faces at 3 AM is the next best thing. 549 more words


Community members tour area facilities

On Monday, October 24, four city council members, three steering committee members, one citizen, two city staff members, and three consultants toured five area recreational facilities. 441 more words

What the community wants and how to fund it

Recently, some residents have requested specific information about funding for building new recreational facilities. This indicates that city staff needs to do more public education about this issue and how the Parks and Recreation Facilities Master Plan fits into the overall process currently underway. 691 more words

Process and early concept renderings

At Monday evening’s Merriam City Council meeting, staff presented an update on the Facilities Master Plan process, which included early concepts and renderings. This post summarizes the presentation. 391 more words

Two key sets of findings from the Parks Facilities Survey

During this past week, staff has delved deeper into results of the statistically-valid Parks Facilities Survey we discussed in our last post. Because of the detail involved, it is important for everyone to understand all aspects of the data. 471 more words