City of Wichita sitting on 6 million, asking for public input

The city of Wichita is sitting on some extra cash, 6-million dollars to be exact, as we begin the new year.

The money comes from the 20-million dollar Hyatt sale.

Mayor Jeff Longwell calls it a good financial opportunity for Wichita.

“Certainly 6 million would go a long, long way to improving some of the amenities that make a difference in people’s lives especially quality of life in neighborhoods,” says Mayor Jeff Longwell. “There has been some talk that we divide the 6-million up between the districts,” says Longwell.

District three representative, James Clendenin, says if that were to happen he would like to see the money reinvested in neighborhoods. Clendenin says the one million dollars a valuable asset.

(Read more: KSN-TV)