The city of Pana is ramping up its efforts to clean up the city with the help of one local organization. Pana Pride is leading the efforts to clean up their community.
Pana mayor Don Kroski says multiple buildings in the city have been torn down or cleaned up this year.
Pana Pride Board Member AJ Wiss says the actions Pana Pride is taking is motivating others in the city to clean up their property.
Wiss says he believes Pana Pride’s efforts will continue long term.
Kroski says that he hopes in four years that community members will be able to say he got rid of many run-down buildings while in office, and he appreciates the persistent support and efforts that Pana Pride is putting in.