Five groups have put in bids to manage Topeka's Cypress Ridge Golf Course. The bid deadline was Friday. The bidders include Shawnee County, which operates courses at Forbes Field and Lake Shawnee.
Billy Casper Golf is also in the running. It currently manages Cypress Ridge. The other bidders are Leawood-based Orion Management Solutions Inc., Auburn-based Golden Turf Inc., and Great Life Golf and Fitness, which owns and operates Berkshire and Prairie View Golf Clubs.