A new 0.4-mile connector trail will link the popular 6.5-mile Southwind Rail Trail with the new Lehigh Portland Trails system.
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At their February 8th meeting, the Iola City Council heard community input about a proposed Tobacco21 ordinance.
At their February 8th meeting, the Iola City Council heard from Thrive Allen County staff and residents in support of the Complete Streets Policy.
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.
The Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City recently highlighted Allen County and Thrive in their “Local Health Buzz Blog”.
Thrive Allen County Executive Director David Toland recently spoke at the Connecting to Transform Communities Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The annual Thrive Allen County dinner and awards banquet is an opportunity to share our work and to honor people who’ve made a positive difference in our communities.
Mark Fenton, a nationally-recognized expert in public health, planning, and transportation issues, is visiting Allen County October 25-27, 2015.
The G&W Foods supermarket chain has submitted a letter of intent to build a new store in Iola, to be accompanied by housing, in a mixed-use development on the site of the former Allen County Hospital.
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!