City retreat

Jamie Greene, Planning NEXT principal, gave a presentation Friday about the CrossroadsMHK strategic plan to Manhattan city commissioners and city staff at the new Anthony Recreation Center.

Should Manhattan be called a university town or a town with a university?

Manhattan city commissioners on Friday discussed where “university” should go in the city’s vision statement. Here’s the current statement: “A thriving, high-quality university community that offers a variety of opportunities to support the well-being of its people while capitalizing on its small-town feel.”