Virtual tour of possible future improvements to the zoo

The Sedgwick County Zoo is asking for millions of dollars in donations and public funding to pay for a highly-endangered animal’s habitat, new visitor entrance and office, an electric train and other improvements.
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The Sedgwick County Zoo is asking for millions of dollars in donations and public funding to pay for a highly-endangered animal’s habitat, new visitor entrance and office, an electric train and other improvements.

Jason Tidd is a reporter at The Wichita Eagle covering breaking news, crime and courts.

Senior Journalist Dion Lefler has been providing award-winning coverage of local government, politics and business in Wichita for 20 years. Dion hails from Los Angeles, where he worked for the LA Daily News, the Pasadena Star-News and other papers. He’s a father of twins, director of lay servant ministries in the United Methodist Church and plays second base for the Old Cowtown vintage baseball team.