| || Valley officer promoted|
Easley has been with the department since April 2009. He was a patrol officer, a resource officer at the high school and interim detective. He will be one of two sergeants in charge of night patrol.
| Child found alone in vehicle|
Law enforcement authorities are investigating a possible case of child abuse after finding a 2-year-old girl alone in a vehicle March 13 in the 6000 block of North East Parkview in Park City.
POLICE & FIRE
| Bel Aire pushes for future development|
During a recent workshop, the council discussed street repairs with the city engineer. On March 20, the council unanimously voted to hire PPJ Construction for those repairs at a total cost of $141,050. Street repairs planned for 2018 include thermal crack repairs on Greenwich Road from the north city limits to 45th North. Thermal crack repairs are also planned for Webb Road from the north city limits to 45th North, but could potentially be pushed back to 2019 if necessary. Rehabilitation is planned for 46th North east of Battin in 2018.
HEARD ON MAIN STREET
| || VICTOR BOYDO|
Victor Boydo, 70, of Wichita, died March 10, 2018.
| || LEO GUNZELMAN|
Leo Gunzelman, 62, of Valley Center, died March 17, 2018. He was an engineer.