WICHITA - This is local election day across Kansas. The Wichita City Council features four races. In District 1 Lavonta Williams faces Dave Thomas. In District 3 James Clendenin Faces Clint Coen. In District 4 it's Joshua Blick against Jeff Blubaugh. And in District 6 it's Janet Miller against Marty Mork.
Two contested races for Wichita Board of Education. In District 2 it's Joy Eakins against Scott Poor. In District 5 there are three candidates; John Crane, Michael Rodee, and Peter Grant.
In Reno County voters are considering a half-cent sales tax increase to pay for a new jail.