WaterWalk News

Consultants surprised at downtown progress

02/05/2013
It’s been two years since David Dixon was last in downtown Wichita. “It’s literally impressive,” he said of the progress on downtown revitalization since he was last in town. Dixon, principal in charge of planning and des...

Landmark’s Craig Simon takes over WaterWalk commercial leasing

01/09/2013
Craig Simon of Landmark Commercial Real Estate is now handling commercial leasing at WaterWalk Place near Main and Waterman in addition to a few other properties Jack DeBoer owns. “He’s just really excited about what’s going on ...

12 homes for winter fun Wichita, Kansas

12/27/2012
Sometimes all you need for a cozy winter is a cool fireplace. This three-level condo in Wichita has a unique fireplace that's perfect for winter get-togethers with friends and family. The open-floor-plan unit has plenty of room for guests, custom ...

Urban Advantages - WaterWalk residents enjoy proximity to Downtown Wichita

12/01/2012
Susan and David Cohrs know a little bit about change. Last year, the Cohrs exchanged 20 acres for a WaterWalk condo in Downtown Wichita with a 300-square foot balcony. “We really did a 180,” she says of their decision to embrace urban ...

After years in storage, WaterWalk fountain debuts

10/22/2012
The public got its first look at the waltzing water fountains at WaterWalk in downtown Wichita Saturday evening. "Waltzing waters is this amazing liquid firework show, there are hundreds of nozzles that spin and twirl, and shoot with colored ligh...

Fountains part of WaterWalk celebration Saturday

10/19/2012
Wichitans will get their first look Saturday night at a performance by the Waltzing Waters fountains at WaterWalk. “The Fall Festival and Military Salute,” co-sponsored by the city, WaterWalk, Rusty Eck Ford and KEYN Radio, begins at 7...

City to unveil Waltzing Water Fountains Saturday

10/16/2012
The public will get its first official look at the Waltzing Water Fountains on Saturday, Oct. 20, during the Fall Festival & Military Salute. A ceremony will begin at 7:45 p.m. with shows following at 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. Wichita City Council m...

Officials test Wichita WaterWalk fountains

09/21/2012
WaterWalk’s $1.5 million Waltzing Waters fountains underwent testing Thursday afternoon as the downtown Wichita project nears completion. Commissioning testing began Thursday, about a week from completion of the second of three phases of pu...

New Go Wichita president comes back to Kansas by way of Hollywood

08/31/2012
This boomerang took longer than usual to return to Kansas. Susie Berglund Santo grew up in Salina, but spent 23 years building a career in the tourism industry in Los Angeles. When the job of president of Go Wichita Convention & Visitors Bure...

Final concert in summer series to feature art show

08/06/2012
When Bob Bayer sets up a canvas, it’s anyone’s guess what his finished painting will look like. That’s because the 70-something-year-old doesn’t know himself until he’s well into the process. “I paint things th...

Ad agency Brothers & Co. enters Wichita market with WaterWalk office

07/20/2012
Ad agency Brothers & Co. enters Wichita market with WaterWalk office.  Many Wichitans are familiar already with the work of Tulsa-based ad agency Brothers & Co., which is behind Fidelity Bank's "Bravely Onward" campaign and Kansas rea...

Having a deja vu moment? You might have more at this WaterWalk concert

07/13/2012
Friday’s KEYN Summer Concert Series installment will have a feeling of deja vu about it — and not just because that’s the name of one of the bands on the bill. Deja Vu, the opening act, and Stallion, the headliner, both contain ...

Fidelity Bank aims high with new Wichita commercial

07/09/2012
There’s this television commercial, “Bravely Onward. New Day.” It is an unabashed weeper. Troy Lott and other people who shot the video or edited the scenes or paid the multiple millions of dollars for producing it say that they ...

Total Habitat at work on WaterWalk pool

07/05/2012
Mick Hilleary looks to nature for inspiration when creating his waterscapes and other outdoor features.“I stop along the highway” to take photographs, Hilleary said. “My family is like, ‘Not again, Dad.’ &rdquo...

Plenty to do on final weekend of River Festival

06/08/2012
Though Riverfest wraps up Saturday, there still are a lot of fun events to check out in these last two days. Closing with a bang. Perhaps the biggest of these is the closing day Capitol Federal Fireworks, scheduled for 9:45 p.m. Saturday. The sh...

Longtime fan favorite Rick Springfield among Riverfest performers.

06/06/2012
Casual fans of Rick Springfield might think that the pop star left his career back in the 1980s, somewhere between “Jessie’s Girl” and his starring role as Dr. Noah Drake on the soap opera “General Hospital.” But his...

Legacy Capital Strategies settling into WaterWalk Place with new name, structure.

05/25/2012
Legacy Capital Strategies LLC has a new ownership structure, a new affiliation and a new WaterWalk location. The owners of the 2-year-old financial services firm, Mike Suellentrop and Jeff Wetta, have brought on Dave Mace as a third partner in th...

WaterWalk gets new tenant, V Wealth Management

05/17/2012
(Wichita, KS)  V Wealth Management, formerly Legacy Capital Strategies, is the newest tenant at WaterWalk. Doug Rupe, executive vice president of WaterWalk, announced the lease today. V Wealth Management, an investment advisory firm, will o...

WaterWalk Place adds wealth management group

05/17/2012
(Wichita, KS)  WaterWalk has added V Wealth Management as its newest tenant. The financial services business, which has operated as Legacy Capital Strategies since 2010, will occupy a 1,600-square-foot space in Suite 111 of the commercial spa...

Events Focus On Economic Impact of Tourism-Cabbies get free lunch

05/09/2012
Many Wichita taxi drivers made an unusual lunch stop Tuesday – picking up sack lunches from characters made famous by read more...