City of Wilson, KS


Mayor Leland Francis

Linda Bushnell

Cindy Heinze

Craig Lilak

Brad Schiermeyer

Lorie Taylor

Related Links

Ellsworth County

Chamber of Commerce



City Council Meetings:
1st & 3rd Monday
7:00 pm at City Hall

City Info.
City Hall Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
(open during lunch)

To Contact Us:
Wilson City Hall
2407 Ave E
PO Box J
Wilson, KS 67490-0257

Phone: 785-658-2272
Fax: 785-658-2319

After Harvest Czech Festival brochures are here!  


Pick one up at Wilson City Hall or a local business!






Community Events-




Monday - Thursday 11:30 - 12:30..... Free Lunch Program for Kids age 1 thru age 18 at Methodist Ed Building


starting Mon June 6th..... Lang Memorial Library Summer Reading Program and other summer activities   Call 658-3648 for more information






Thurs - Fri - Sat     July 24 - 26 ..... .. After Harvest Czech Festival






Mon Aug 4 ... .7p... Council Meeting


Tues Aug 5...1 - 7p ...

School Enrollment


Wed Aug 6...9a - 3p ...

School Enrollment


Thurs Aug 7...5:30p ...

Chamber meeting at Grandma's Soda Shop


Sat Aug 9...7p ...

Ice Cream Social at Excelsior Lutheran Church


Mon Aug 11...3p - 7p ...

Blood Drive at Wilson Senior Center


Mon Aug 18 ... .7p... Council Meeting and 2015 Budget Hearing


Tues Aug 19... ...

School Starts






   Picture of Beautiful Downtown Wilson

2014 Czech Festival

Thurs July 24th thru Sat July 26th

Get information from facebook (After Harvest Czech Festival), call 785-658-2272, or email





Next Regular City Council Meeting will be 7 pm on

Mon  Aug 4, 2014.


The Burnpile will be closed Sat July 26th.





Rehabilitation grant (FREE) money is still available for residential property in the City of Wilson for the area - east of Ave F.

Call 658-2272 or visit City Hall.

Don't forget to ask about the Neighborhood Revitalization Tax Rebate program.

Population — 780 (2012 Census)                                          Incorporated in 1883            


General Public Transportation -- call 658-2272

Monday - Friday 9am-3pm     (except City recognized holidays)

What you can find in Wilson?

  • Pre-Kindergarten thru 12th grade school system
  • Lakeside Learning Center (Diploma completion program)
  • Public Library
  • Historical sites
  • Doctors offices and physical therapy facility
  • A variety of businesses (see Chamber of Commerce website link to left)
    • Including local bank, flower shop, audio-visual company, hardware & grocery store, lodging, gift stores, antique shop, restaurants, convenience & gas store, automobile & equipment repair, trailer rental and much more
  • Nursing Home, elderly housing, and an active Senior Center
  • Professional services: accountant, insurance agent, attorney, realtor, auctioneer
  • 5 churches
  • Parks and ballfields
  • Youth recreation — city sponsored
    • Flag Football, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball, Swimming Lessons, and more

After Harvest Czech Festival — last weekend of July each year - click for more information

Wilson is located 2 miles south of I-70 (interstate running east-west across Kansas).
There are three big towns located within 50 miles.
Wilson Lake (the clearest lake in Kansas) is located 5 miles north of Wilson.

Call City Hall (785-658-2272) for new resident information or any questions you may have about Wilson.

Call City Hall for employment opportunities


Wilson Public Transportation - Notifying the Public of Rights Under Title VI -

City of Wilson operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act.  Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with the City of Wilson.

For more information on the City of Wilson's civil rights programs, and the procedures to file a complaint, contact 785.658.2272  email ; or visit Wilson City Hall at 2407 Ave E  Wilson, KS  67490.  A complainant may file a complaint directly with the Federal Transit Administration by filing with the Office of Civil Rights Attn Title VI Program Coordinator East building 5th floor TCR  1200 New Jersey Ave SE  Washington, DC  20590


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