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Publications iconKansas Register

Volume 41 - Issue 44 - November 3, 2022

(Published in the Kansas Register November 3, 2022.)

City of Shawnee, Kansas

Summary Notice of Sale
General Obligation Improvement Bonds
Series 2022A

(General Obligation Bonds Payable from Unlimited Ad Valorem Taxes)


Subject to the Notice of Sale dated on or about November 4, 2022 (the “Notice of Sale”), bids will be received by the Finance Director of the City of Shawnee, Kansas (the “City”), on behalf of the governing body of the City, via facsimile at 913-312-8053, or, in the case of electronic proposals, on the Columbia Capital Auction website at (“Columbia Capital Auction”), until 10:30 a.m. (CST) November 15, 2022, for the purchase of $11,700,000* principal amount of General Obligation Improvement Bonds, Series 2022A (the “Bonds”). No bid of less than 99.2% of the par value of the Bonds, plus accrued interest to the date of delivery, will be considered. Bidders may be required to be qualified in a manner established by the City before submitting a bid.

Bond Details

The Bonds will consist of fully registered bonds in the denomination of $5,000 or any integral multiple thereof. The Bonds will be dated December 13, 2022 (the “Dated Date”), and will become due on December 1 in the years as follows:

Maturity Schedule*
Maturity Dec. 1 Principal* Amount
2023 $1,070,000
2024 1,100,000
2025 1,140,000
2026 1,185,000
2027 1,235,000
2028 1,105,000
2029 1,150,000
2030 1,195,000
2031 1,235,000
2032 1,285,000

The Bonds will bear interest from the Dated Date at rates to be determined when the Bonds are sold as provided in the Notice of Sale, which interest will be payable semiannually on June 1 and December 1 in each year, beginning on June 1, 2023. A bidder may elect to have all or a portion of the Bonds scheduled to mature in consecutive years issued as term bonds subject to the requirements set forth in the Notice of Sale.

Book-Entry Only System

The Bonds shall be registered under a book-entry only system administered through The Depository Trust Company (“DTC”).

Paying Agent and Bond Registrar

Treasurer of the State of Kansas, Topeka, Kansas.

Good Faith Deposit

Subject to the terms of the Notice of Sale, a good faith deposit in the form of a wire transfer, in the amount of 2% of the principal amount of the Bonds ($234,000), payable to the order of the City of Shawnee, Kansas, will be required from the successful bidder for the Bonds by 1:00 p.m. on the sale date.


The City will pay for preparation of the Bonds and will deliver the same properly prepared, executed, and registered without cost to the successful bidder on or about December 13, 2022 to DTC.

Assessed Valuation and Indebtedness

The equalized assessed tangible valuation for computation of bonded debt limitations for the year 2021 is $1,185,008,214. The total general obligation bonded indebtedness of the City as of the date of the Bonds, including the Bonds, is $103,780,000.

Approval of Bonds

The Bonds will be sold subject to the legal opinion of Kutak Rock LLP, Kansas City, Missouri, Bond Counsel, whose approving legal opinion as to the validity of the Bonds will be furnished and paid for by the City and delivered to the successful bidder as and when the Bonds are delivered.

Additional Information

Additional information regarding the Bonds may be obtained from the Financial Advisor, Columbia Capital Management, LLC, Attn: James Prichard, 6700 Antioch Rd., Suite 250, Merriam, KS 66204, phone 913-248-8500; the City’s Finance Director, Attn: Don Cawby, Shawnee City Hall, 11110 Johnson Dr., Shawnee, KS 66203, phone 913-742-6263; or from Kutak Rock LLP, Bond Counsel, Attn: Joseph D. Serrano, 2300 Main St., Suite 800, Kansas City, MO 64108-2416, phone 816-960-0090.

Dated October 27, 2022.

City of Shawnee, Kansas
Don Cawby
Finance Director
Shawnee City Hall
11110 Johnson Dr.
Shawnee, KS 66203

* Preliminary, subject to change

Doc. No. 050641