Mayor Pro Tempore - Jason Sheahan
Appointed January 2022
Current term expires: 01/01/2024
Email: Commissioner Sheahan
PUBLIC SERVICE...is one of the greatest ways you can give back to your community. Annually, there is one (1) city commission position to be filled through the election process. Please click on the image above for your copy of the Guide for City Candidates. Copies are also available at Garnett City Hall.
Mayor - Greg A. Gwin
Elected April, 2007
Current term expires: 01/01/2023
Email: Commissioner Gwin
Garnett has a City Commission / City Manager form of government. While the commission governs the city, the city manager oversees the daily operations of all departments. The commission consists of three members, a mayor and two commissioners.
JOIN US: City Commission Meetings are held at 6:00 pm on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Garnett City Hall, 131 West 5th Avenue, Garnett, Kansas, unless otherwise stated.
Filing deadline for 2022 Election has past.
If you are interested in running for Garnett City Commissioner, please note the following requirements:
INTERESTED IN SERVING? The City of Garnett Commission meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 6:00 p.m. Additionally, special meetings, as well as joint city/county meetings, are held throughout the year at times and dates to be determined. City commissioners are required to attend all meetings as necessary to carry out the business of the city. The current salary for serving as a Garnett City Commissioner is $450 per month. The mayor receives $500 per month.
The position up for election in 2022 is currently held by Greg A. Gwin, Mayor.
NEXT ELECTION: Elections for 2022 will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2022, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
For more information please contact Garnett City Hall, 785-448-5496.
Commissioner - Jody M. Cole
Appointed February, 2016
Current term expires: 01/01/2025
Email: Commissioner Cole