Council - Ward 3#10 Yellow Rose Lane Augusta Kansas 67010 United States
Kip Richardson has lived in Augusta for 27 years. He and his wife Lori of 26 years have four children and nine grandchildren. Kip is a member of Augusta’s First Baptist church where he has served the last six years as the chairman of the facilities committee. Kip has enjoyed helping others in the Augusta community by participating in many organizations while living here. As a member of the Augusta Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Trustee’s, Kip helped with the White Eagle Festival as the logistics guru. In 2006, Kip was elected as the President of the Chamber of Commerce.
Kip served with the Augusta Art’s Council for a short time and served six years on the Board of Directors with the Augusta United Way. He is also a Captain with the Augusta Department of Safety volunteer fire unit where he has served for the past 19 years.
As a City Council member, Kip wants to help make a difference in the Augusta Community. He does not have a set agenda, however seeks to continue working to make Augusta a great place to live and raise our children. He feels the Council has put in place some good metrics to obtain feedback from community members and has taken many steps to improve the overall appeal of the community as well as improving our parks and recreation facilities.