The Kansas Department of Transportation has hired Chuck Reinert as highway maintenance supervisor for District Six.

Reinert graduated from Pueblo South High School, attended Garden City Community College for two years and is a certified sports turf specialist. His experience includes serving as the Garden City Recreation Commission maintenance director for four years, as the Lakin Recreation director for 11 years, and as the Williams Stadium turf specialist at GCCC for 11 years. In addition, he has served on the Big Brother/Big Sister board of directors, is the voice of Holcomb Longhorns sports and has served as a KSHSAA official and KSHSAA member for 36 years.

Reinert and his wife, Catherine, have three children: Amanda Duncan of Wichita, Evan Reinert of Wichita and Jayne Reinert of Deerfield.