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Highland, Kansas 66035
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Scott Sisk (Standing Left) and the 2015 council members
would like to welcome you to Highland, KS. Highland is nestled in the
very Northeast county of Kansas, a small
community with a big heart. With education at an
utmost importance, Highland Community College gives many
opportunities to community
personnel and many others. Being the “oldest
college in Kansas,” Highland Community College gives a
solid base to individuals wanting to further their
education. If adventure is your call, then
Highland can give you that too. Fishing, hunting
and boating can all be done within a 5 mile radius from
town. Come visit Highland where Learning to Live
is Living to Learn!
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2015 Highland July
Order of Activities -
Softball Tourney -
Garden Tractor Pull
City of Highland, Kansas welcomes you to join us in
celebrating our nation's birthday on July 4, 2015.
Many activities have been planned for your family's
enjoyment. There's something for everyone.
Come and spend the day with us, won't you?
“Blast From the Past” Theme:
Parade Registration is at the High School Parking Lot
with Line Up and Float Judging beginning at 9:00 a.m.
The Parade route starts at the high school and continues
West on Main Street to Prairie Street (1st street west
of Stop & Shop). PRIZES for various categories have
been donated by Highland Healthcare and Rehab Center.
Helpful Hint: Have a description of your entry written
prior to registration – ex. Name, Make, Model, or any
Information you’d like us to know about your entry.
Chris Lackey will be announcing at the senior citizens
center. For More Information – Contact Megan Jeschke –
3 in 1, Mini Obstacle and Rock Climbing will be
available from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the Highland
Community College Front Lawn.
Hamburgers & Hot Dogs:
The Hamburgers and Hot Dogs are donated by Ernies and
cooked by District #2 Firefighters. Serving is from
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the HCC Front Lawn. Free
Ice Cream Social:
Highland PRIDE will be sponsoring an ice cream social in
the HCC Stadium Center from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and
again in the evening starting at 8:00 p.m.
Frog & Turtle Races and Other Family Activities:
April Heim and crew will have various games and
activities set up for some family fun!
Family Fun Co-ed
All-Night Softball Tournament: July 3rd and
4th - (8) eight-team double elimination for local family
teams playing at the Highland City Ball Park. $150
entry fee is being used as a donation to the 4th of July
Activities. Tournament game balls will be provided by
the 4th of July Committee. T-shirts will be given to
Other Family Activities:
Live Music By: “The
Northeast Kansas Stock Garden Tractor Pullers,
Sidewalk Chalk, Doniphan West FFA Petting Zoo,
Children’s Train, Cotton Candy, Cup Cake Walk,
Honey Bee Education
Drinking Water Notice
City of Highland public water supply system violated a
drinking water standard. Even though this was not an
emergency, as our customers, you have a right to know
what happened and what we are doing to correct this
We are required to monitor your drinking water for
specific contaminants on a regular basis. Results of
regular monitoring are an indicator of whether or not
our drinking water meets health standards. During June
1 to September 30, 2014, we did not complete triennial
monitoring for lead and copper as required by Kansas
click here for the complete notice OR Call city
hall or stop by city hall for a hard copy 785-442-3765.
Open Letter to USD
Buildings, Union Square/City Park and 99 year lease
The following letter
to the USD #111 Board of Education was approved
unanimously during a May 14th special meeting of the
Click here for the letter
City of Highland had one violation of drinking water
regulations in 2014. During July 2014, we did not
complete some required monitoring or testing for
coliform bacteria and therefore cannot be sure of the
quality of our drinking water during that time. As
noted in the 2015 Consumer Confidence Report, the bottom
line is that the water that is provided to you is safe.
The Consumer Confidence Report is available direct on
line after April 1, 2015, by going to www.krwa.net/ccr/highland or
anytime you may pick up a hard copy at city hall or view
a .pdf by
Notice to All City of Highland Dog Owners
City Hall is currently accepting registration for 2015
Registration – The owner, keeper, harborer of any dog
over two months of age must register the dog within 30
days of acquisition and must pay an annual registration
fee on or before January 31 of each calendar year.
After February 28th, the penalty for late registration
will increase $2.00 for each dog and law enforcement
officials may issue a citation for non-registration.
The following registration fees apply: For each
non-spayed female, $6.00. For each spayed female and
each male, $3.00.
click here for the complete notice
OR Call city hall or stop by city hall for a hard copy
NOTICE to Highland Residents:
City of Highland will soon begin more vigilant
enforcement of Dog Ordinance #393, which requires that
all dogs must be confined to their owner's property or
otherwise remain under the direct control of their
owner. Citations will be issued in municipal court
for dogs running at large and, if captured, dogs will be
impounded. Owners are subject to fines and
Click for Full Ordinance
Hollabaugh, Assistant City Clerk, is now in charge of scheduling
dates at The Highland Community Center. Contact
her at City Hall (785.442.3765) or cell phone
(785.850.1633). For more details,
CITY OF HIGHLAND
SNOWFLAKE CITY OF KANSAS
In January of 2011, Highland PRIDE voted to raise $7,000 to
purchase lighted snowflakes for the downtown streetlights and
become the self-proclaimed “Snowflake City of Kansas.”