state agencies in Kansas have combined to for a new office that will provide
all services from the state necessary for a trucking company to operate in
truckers had to visit three locations: the
Kansas Department of Revenue, the Kansas Department of Transportation and the
Kansas Corporation Commission. Now, staff members from all three agencies have
been moved to the new facility, called the Kansas
Trucking Connection is located at the offices of the Kansas Corporation
Commission on the west side of the state capital, Topeka, an area close to
Interstate 70 and easy to access for truckers, commission officials said in a
The idea for the new office came about
after the successful opening of the state’s trucking Web portal,
TruckingKS.org. The Web site allows motor carriers to visit one Web portal to
locate and meet the requirements of several agencies.
Many requirements can be met entirely
online, from submitting data and paying fees to printing credentials, according
to the commission.