The City of Moran has been awarded a grant from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City to establish the first public exercise center in the community.
The Lehigh Portland Trails are now officially open to the public, with over 7 miles of trails for mountain biking, trail running, and nature hikes.
A new 0.4-mile connector trail will link the popular 6.5-mile Southwind Rail Trail with the new Lehigh Portland Trails system.
The Iola Police Department has earned a Platinum award in the AAA Community Traffic Safety Program for their work in making the community safer for biking and walking.
Moran residents responding to a city survey have expressed support for the idea of a community exercise center.
With tremendous volunteer and community support, the Lehigh Portland Trails are moving forward towards a grand opening in Summer 2016.
The Iola city council has enacted a Tobacco21 ordinance, making Iola the third city in Kansas to prevent people under age 21 from purchasing all tobacco products.
Thrive Allen County is pleased to announce a new program to help prevent Type 2 diabetes. with a free introductory class on Tuesday, February 23rd.
The Iola City Council has enacted a Complete Streets Policy, ensuring that safe and convenient transportation options are considered for all future infrastructure projects in the city.
We have sobering tobacco statistics here in Iola and Allen County. The Tobacco 21 initiative would restrict the sale of all tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21.
Thrive’s mission is to support and encourage programs, policies and resources that promote access to healthcare, healthy lifestyles, and positive community conversation that improves the well-being of residents of Allen County, Kansas.
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Allen County Events
- Sep 17, 2017
Moran Days: Join this annual celebration of Moran's history
- Oct 4, 2017
International Walk to School Day: Help Allen County schoolchildren celebrate the freedom to walk and bike to school!
- Oct 7, 2017
Biblesta Run for the Son: 3K Walk and 5K Run, part fo the Biblesta festival in Humboldt
- Oct 12, 2017
Farm City Days: City of Iola festival with carnival, parade, vendors and entertainment!
- Jun 2, 2018
National Trails Day: Join the country's largest celebration of trails!