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: Information about actions and news releases by the Environmental Protection Agency regarding Kansas.
Why you’d want it: To learn more about what the EPA is doing in Kansas.
Where you get it: Go to www.epa.gov. Click Kansas on the U.S. map — or any other state in which you have interest.
How much the record will cost: The information is free.