50 Years Ago in the Standard
November 4, 1965
The Town of Topeka Park Board invites the public to provide input for the Five-Year Park Master Plan at a public meeting to be held at 6 p.m. on Monday, March 16, in the Topeka Town Hall.
Topeka Fire Chief Stewart Bender was retained for a further two years Monday.
The Topeka Town Council approved a three year contract with Borden’s Waste Away after the company submitted the lowest bid.
The Topeka Town Council approved a new monthly fee for the town’s water customers that will start in January of next year.
The Topeka Town Council will hold a public hearing on proposed fire protection charges at their Monday, Nov. 11, meeting beginning at 5 p.m.
The Topeka Town Council approved signing the contract to order a new fire truck at its Monday meeting.
Last week, the Topeka Town Council received an update on the unsafe buildings at the corner of Main and Lake streets from Town Attorney Bill Eberhard.
The Topeka Town Council approved repairing one of the town’s water wells at their meeting on Feb. 25.
The Town of Topeka will be getting a new Clerk-Treasurer Monday prior to the regular council meeting.
The Topeka Town Council will be growing after voters there approved a measure Tuesday that will expand the council from three members to five.