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City Government

Municipal Government

  • The Fall issue of city's quarterly newsletter, Town Talk, will be in the mail on Friday, October 5th.
  • Join us in welcoming Julie Turnipseed as our new full-time Director of Economic Development (Garnett/Anderson County), and Kris Hix as the new Executive Director of the Garnett Area Chamber of Commerce and City Administrative Assistant.
  • The Garnett Remembers patriotic banners will fly in honor of those who serve and protect or country now through the end of July.
  • YOU ARE ALWAYS WELCOME to attend a Garnett City Commission Meeting. These meetings are held the second and fourth Tuesday of each month in the Commission Room at Garnett City Hall, 131 W. 5th Avenue. The meetings begin promptly at 6 p.m.  Can't make the meeting? Watch them on FACEBOOK LIVE every second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m.


Julie Turnipseed


Providing electricity, natural gas, water, sanitary sewer and refuse services.

Kris Hix

Garnett, Kansas

 is filled friendly locals and small town charm!  Located in beautiful Southeast Kansas, just 50 miles south of Kansas City. Experience, Live and Grow with us!

Living the Good Life

Community Resources

City Meetings


1 -    Library Board Meeting, library, 5 p.m.

2 -    Community Foundation Meeting,

        Rec Center, 5:30 p.m.

3 -    Tourism Advisory Board Meeting,                  City Hall, 5:30 p.m.

8  -   Housing Authority Board of

        Directors Meeting, GHA Office, 7 p.m.

9 -   City Commission Meeting,

        City Hall, 6 p.m.

11 -  Garnett Fire Department Open House, 

        4-8 p.m., Fire Station.

12 -  Airport Advisory Board Meeting,

        City Hall, 4:30 p.m.

16 -  ACDA-Economic Development

        Meeting, City Hall, 5 p.m.

16 -  Planning Commission meeting,

        City Hall, 6 p.m.

18 -  Walker Art Committee meeting

        Garnett Public Library, 4 p.m.

23 - City Commission Meeting, City                      Hall, 6 p.m.


The following streets are receiving chip and seal application on Wednesday, September 26:

  • Park Road - From Maple (US 59) to the Prairie Spirit Rail Trail;
  • Walnut Street - From 9th Avenue to the Water Treatment Plant (South Lake).

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