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



The City of Wilson is accepting applications for temporary help.

Job duties will include but not limited to: mowing, weedeating, etc.

Applicants do NOT have to be resident of the City but must be 18 years of age or older with a valid driver’s license.

Pre-employment driver’s license checks will be required. 

 Applications can be picked up at City Hall.   Deadline- April 6, 2015 at 3:00 pm 








Community Events-





MARCH 2015



Sat Mar 28th... .... CASINO NIGHT

6-7p... Social     7-10p... Games of Chance

10p... Silent Auction winners & Prize drawing




APRIL 2015



Wed April 1st... .5:30p... Chamber meeting


Thurs April 2nd... .7p... Wilson Economic Development meeting


Mon April 6th... .7p... City Council meeting


Tues April 7th... .7a-7p... ELECTION-

Don't forget to vote


Sat April 11th.. .9a- ?... World's Largest Czech Egg - Design painting- Everyone welcome!


Sun April 12th... .12:30-2p... Rabies Clinic at Wilson Fire Station


Sun April 12th... .2-4p... Bingo at Wilson Senior Center  sponsored by Wilson Chamber of Commerce





















   Picture of Beautiful Downtown Wilson

2015 Czech Festival

Thurs July 23rd thru Sat July 25th

Czech out what you missed in 2014 - facebook (After Harvest Czech Festival), call 785-658-2272, or email






Sun April 12th 

12:30 - 2 pm

at Wilson Fire Station 









Burn Pile hours

Sat 10a-5p


Wed 5p-7:30p

Call 658-2272 for more information.




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 for a listing)
    • 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, spray park, disc golf, and ballfields
  • Youth recreation — city sponsored
    • Flag Football, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball, Swimming Lessons, and more

After Harvest Czech Festival — last Saturday 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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