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Publications iconKansas Register

Volume 41 - Issue 3 - January 20, 2022

(Published in the Kansas Register January 20, 2022.)

City of Larned, Kansas

Summary Notice of Bond Sale
General Obligation Bonds, Series 2022

(General Obligation Bonds Payable from Unlimited Ad Valorem Taxes)


Subject to the Notice of Bond Sale dated December 6, 2021 (the “Notice”), bids will be received on behalf of the Clerk of the City of Larned, Kansas (the “Issuer”) in the case of emailed and facsimile bids, at the address set forth below, and in the case of electronic bids, through PARITY® until 10:00 a.m. (CST) February 7, 2022, for the purchase of the above-referenced bonds (the “Bonds”). No bid of less than 100% of the principal amount of the Bonds and accrued interest thereon to the date of delivery will be considered.

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 February 24, 2022, and will become due on September 1 in the years as follows:

Year Principal Amount*
2022 $405,000
2023 405,000
2024 410,000
2025 415,000
2026 420,000
2027 420,000
2028 425,000
2029 20,000
2030 20,000
2031 25,000
2032 25,000
2033 25,000

The Bonds will bear interest from the date thereof at rates to be determined when the Bonds are sold as hereinafter provided, which interest will be payable semiannually on March 1 and September 1 in each year, beginning on September 1, 2022.

Book-Entry-Only System

The Bonds shall be registered under a book-entry-only system administered through DTC.

Paying Agent and Bond Registrar

Treasurer of the State of Kansas, Topeka, Kansas.

Good Faith Deposit

Each bid shall be accompanied (in the manner set forth in the Notice) by a good faith deposit in the form of a cashier’s or certified check drawn on a bank located in the United States of America or a wire transfer in Federal Reserve funds immediately available for use by the Issuer in the amount of $60,300.


The Issuer 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 February 24, 2022, to DTC for the account of the successful bidder.

Assessed Valuation and Indebtedness

The Equalized Assessed Tangible Valuation for Computation of Bonded Debt Limitations for the year 2021 is $22,559,711. The total general obligation indebtedness of the Issuer as of the Dated Date, including the Bonds being sold, is $4,415,000.

Approval of Bonds

The Bonds will be sold subject to the legal opinion of Gilmore & Bell, P.C., Wichita, Kansas, Bond Counsel to the Issuer, whose approving legal opinion as to the validity of the Bonds will be furnished and paid for by the Issuer, printed on the Bonds, 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 Municipal Advisor at the address set forth below:

Issuer –Good Faith Deposit Delivery Address

City of Larned, Kansas
Attn: Kara Rath, Clerk
City Hall
417 Broadway
Larned, KS 67550
Fax: 620-285-8544

Municipal Advisor – Email and Facsimile Bid Address

Piper Sandler & Co.
Attn: Clayton Kelley
11635 Rosewood St.
Leawood, KS 66211
Fax: 913-345-3393

Dated December 6, 2021.

Kara Rath

* Subject to change, see the Notice

Doc. No. 049739