Simply...Garnett, Kansas

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1.  First United Methodist

Church, 205 South Oak Street

Garnett, KS  66032



Dial 9-1-1


1.  Shelter located just north of the fire station on Warne Street, between Licoln Avenue and Garrison Avenue.

Shelter is located at the corner of Mary Street and W. Brown Avenue, west/northwest of the fire station.


Storm Shelter Information

ECKAN Anderson County Community Center

132 E. 5th Avenue, Garnett  785.448.3670

2.  Garnett Storm Shelter

9th Avenue & Oak Street, south of Brummel Farm Service.



2.  Shelter located east of Liberty Street on 4th Avenue, across from the small school building.


1.  Shelter located southwest of the intersection of Preston Street and K-31 Highway in the park.

In the event of an emergency that requires immediate assistance from the police, sheriff, the fire department or ambulance, please use your phone and dial 9-1-1. The Anderson County Emergency Communication Center will assist you.


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Anderson County Emergency Communication Center, in conjunction with Kansas 911 Coordinating Council, are please to announce the availability of Text-To-911 during an emergency.TEXT-TO-911.

2.  Shelter located just east of Osage Street on 4th Avenue, west of the Community Building. 

CodeRed Emergency Notification


If you are a City of Garnett utility customer and you experience an interruption of electrical power, or other utility issue (water, gas, sewer, etc.), we ask that you, please, DO NOT call 9-1-1.  During regular working hours, please call Garnett City Hall, (785) 448-5496. If before 8 a.m. or after 5 p.m. on weekdays, or anytime on weekends or holidays, please call the Anderson County Law Enforcement Disptach Office, (785) 448-5428. They will either have knowledge of the outage or they will dispatch utility personnel to take the appropriate action to resolve the issue as quickly as possible.

 Again, please note these telephone numbers so that you have them if you need to call for utility assistance:

     8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Weekdays - (785) 448-5496 - City Hall

     5 p.m. - 8 a.m. Weekdays - (785) 448-5428 - Dispatch

     Weekends and Holidays - (785) 448-5428 - Dispatch


Other Emergency Assistance Resources


Shelter is located on the north side of 1000 Road, between Scott Avenue and Kauble Avenue

Shelter attached to the northeast corner of fire station located on South Pine Street, between 5th and 6th Streets.

In the event of a storm...

Shelter is located south of the fire station at the corner of Second and Spruce Streets.

The Anderson County Emergency Management, in coordination with the Garnett Fire Department, has released the following storm shelter location information:

In the event of a weather warning, the following locations have been established for the public to seek shelter -


​Simply...Garnett, Kansas

Simply...Garnett, Kansas