Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.
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The records: Information about the qualifications for various economic development incentives offered by the city of Wichita.
Why you’d want them: To learn more about what type of incentives the city offers and what it requires from businesses to qualify.
Where you get them: Go to the city’s website, www.wichita.gov. From the drop-down “Government” menu at the top of the page, click on “Departments,” then on “Economic Development.” Finally, click on the “Incentives” link. Or go directly to the page at www.wichita.gov/Government/Departments/Economic/Pages/Incentives.aspx.
How much do they cost: The information is free.