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 record: Real-time information about road conditions, road closures and accidents, including photographs, of the Wichita area.
Why you’d want it: To better plan your routes to and from work or errands and shopping.
Where you get the records: Go to the new website www.wichway.org.
How much it will cost: The information is free.