Do you have the desire to lead your community?


If you are interested in running for Garnett City Commissioner, please note the following requirements:

  • Must be a resident of Garnett, Kansas.
  • Must be a registered voter.
  • File with the office of the County Clerk at Anderson County Courthouse, 100 E. Fourth Avenue by noon on June 1, 2020.
  • Pay a filing fee of $20.


‚ÄčINTERESTED 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.

NEXT ELECTION:  Elections will be held on Tuesday, November 3 2020, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.


For more information please contact Garnett City Hall, 785-448-5496.

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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.  Current City Commission consists of Mayor Greg A. Gwin, Mayor Pro-Tempore Brigitte Brecheisen-Huss, and Commissioner Jody M. Cole. Current ACHS Youth in Government Representative is Will Mechnig.  City staff include City Manager Christopher Weiner, City Clerk, Travis Wilson, and Terry J. Solander, City Attorney.

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.

Commission meeting agendas, minutes, supporting documents and audio.

Commissioner - Jody M. Cole

Appointed February, 2016

Current term expires: 01/01/2022

Email: Commissioner Cole

Commissioner - Brigitte Brecheisen-Huss  -  Elected November 2017 

Current term expires: 01/01/2021

Email: Commissioner Brecheisen-Huss

Results of City Commission Election,

November 5, 2019:

Eugene Grimes - 212

Greg A. Gwin -    256

Unofficial results of all Anderson County elections held on November 5, 2019 - CLICK HERE.

Anderson County Election Information -

CLICK HERE.

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