• No Content in Report

View Custom Report

GoTopeka » News


Breaking News/Media Releases

February 21, 2017

February 21, 2017 Legislative Update

The legislature passed major tax legislation on Friday which would essentially end the March to Zero and other tax reforms initiated by Governor Brownback in 2012. On Wednesday, the House took up a package of tax reforms. The House package ends Governor Brownback’s March to Zero income taxes and, in fact, raises the rates individuals […]

Read More

February 16, 2017

East Topeka Learning Center

Why an East Topeka Learning Center?   The idea of a learning center on the east side of our community has been bubbling up for some time. At the Joint Economic Development Organization meeting on Feb. 9 community members shared how over the years there has been brainstorming, sharing, hoping and now finally the next step […]

Read More

February 14, 2017

MEDIA RELEASE: EMBD to Host 37th Annual Small Business Awards

MEDIA RELEASE Contacts: Glenda Washington, vice president, enterpreneurial & minority business development, 785.234.2644 Ashley Charest, vice president of resource development, 785.234.2644   TOPEKA, Kan., Feb. 14, 2017: GO Topeka’s Entrepreneurial and Minority Business Development and the Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce are seeking nominees for their Annual Small Business Awards. The event recognizes small businesses that […]

Read More

February 14, 2017 Legislative Update

Last Thursday was supposed to be the day the Kansas Senate met in a spirit of tough but earnest compromise to finally forge a lasting solution to the toughest question they will face:  how to close the looming budget shortfall. Down! Set! Nope. The Senate Assessment and Taxation Committee had passed out a package said […]

Read More

My Float Experience

Midwest Float is a new member of the Chamber, and as with most new members the Chamber gets the occasional question about what they do or who they are. Businesses their names make them fairly self-explanatory. However, with Midwest Float questions came flooding into our office the moment they joined. So what is Midwest Float? The […]

Read More

GoTopeka Twitter

GOTopeka @GOTopeka
Come mingle with representatives from Topeka businesses that are looking to add to their IT, finance and accounting…
GOTopeka @GOTopeka
RT @TopekaChamber: #Topeka was named one of the Most Creative Places in America. Awesome to Topeka recognized for our arts! #TopCity https:…
GOTopeka @GOTopeka
RT @WashburnKSBDC: Attention aspiring and early stage entrepreneurs! #Entrepreneur #SmallBusiness #businessgrowth #Entrepreneurship @gotope…