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Public Notice

3 Alerts
January 17, 2024 4:03 PM

Street Closure - 2nd Street from Fossil Street to Front Street

Emergency crews are on scene to address an incident. Please avoid the area of 2nd street from Fossil Street to Front Street.

Latest Update:

January 17, 2024 4:31 PM

Emergency crews have reopened 2nd street to normal traffic. Thank you for your patience as crews worked to address the situation. 

January 8, 2024 3:41 PM

Winter Storm Warning in effect until noon - Tuesday 1/9

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for our area. This will remain in effect until noon tomorrow. Heavy snow and wind gusts as high as 50 mph are expected. Heavy snow and ice buildup on power lines combined with the expected...

Winter Storm Warning in effect until noon - Tuesday 1/9
September 9, 2023 12:30 PM

Stage 2 Water Warning - Russell calls for a mandatory reduction in water usage.

For Immediate Release
POC: Jon Quinday
785.483.6311
Stage 2 Water Warning - Russell calls for a mandatory reduction in water usage.
Big Creek is one of the city’s two water sources. Big Creek has stopped flowing over the low head dam immediately...

Stage 2 Water Warning - Russell calls for a mandatory reduction in water usage.