Simply...Garnett, Kansas

City Government

Municipal Government

  • Have you read the current is of Town Talk? View your online copy of the most recent and past city newsletters HERE.
  • 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.  The meetings can be viewed online on Facebook Live on the GarnettKS Facebook page.          Recordings will be placed on this website following the meeting, typically the next day. Learn more.
  • Can't keep track of what is going on? Check out these links on this website:

        - Community Calendar (Meetings, 

           activities and events)

           - Special Events and the Bulletin Board.




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Garnett, Kansas

 is filled with 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

Coming Soon to Santa Fe Depot...

  In the spring of 2021, the City of Garnett Recreation Department received a grant awarded through the partnership of Kansas Recreation and Park Association and @natfitcampaign. With the help of some donors. Blue Cross Blue Shield Kansas, Anderson County Hospital Saint Luke's Health System, and the City of Garnett, the Garnett Rec Department is able to bring this open-air gym to our community.
  This new open-air fitness facility you will be able to attended classes with our fitness ambassadors. Along with the fitness court app you can have a personal workout at your finger tips! See where you stand on a leader board within challenges and others in your demographic within the app as well!
  Construction has begun and a formal grand opening will be announce soon.  To learn more about this type of project, visit:

  The National Park Service has approved the park conversion which allows the City of Garnett to purchase a small parcel of property to convert it into a playground area. This in lieu of replacing park property that will be used for the construction of the new water treatment plant.

  City crews began clearing the land on March 28th. The anticipated date of the completion is to be announced.

On May 10, 2022, the Garnett City Commission adopted Resolution 2022-8 allowing for city crews to mobilize for a city wide clean-up to be held Oct. 31 to Nov. 4. Please visit this webpage for details.

New "South Park Annex" Park Area Project

City Commission Designates

October 31 through November 4

City Wide Clean-Up Week

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