City of Wilson, KS


Mayor Larry Ptacek

Linda Bushnell

Gary Everett

Cindy Heinze

Brad Schiermeyer

Lorie Taylor

Related Links

Chamber of Commerce

Water Consumer Confidence Report


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



Noon on June 1st


3 Council positions open


Pick up filing forms at Wilson City Hall or Ellsworth County Courthouse



VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE is JULY 12th (for Primary Election)





Ordinance No 831 was passed at the May 2nd Council meeting allowing the possession of undomesticated animals as long as the city guidelines are followed. 

Guidelines will be available on or after Monday May 9th.


Community Events-







MAY 2016



Mon May 23rd... 6:30p .... Czech Festival Planning Meeting at Midland Railroad Hotel


Wed May 25th... 4p .... Lego Club at Methodist Ed Building


Wed May 25th... 6p .... Wilson City Tball, Coach Pitch, and Midgets here


Sun May 29th... 11a-3p .... Al's Testicle Festival  organized by Wilson Chamber of Commerce


Sun May 29th... 11a-3p .... Meet the Artists  Kansas Originals


Mon May 30th...  .... MEMORIAL DAY   City offices closed


Mon May 30th... 10a .... MEMORIAL DAY service by American Legion at Cemetery - if inclement weather, service will be at Wilson School Gym




JUNE 2016



Wed June 1st... 4p .... Lego Club at Methodist Ed Building


Wed June 1st... 5:30p .... Chamber meeting at Grandma's Soda Shop


Sun June 5th... 6:30p .... Czech Festival meeting at Midland Hotel


Mon June 6th... 7p .... City Council Meeting


Wed June 8th... 4p .... Lego Club at Methodist Church


Wed June 15th... 4p .... Lego Club at Methodist Church


Mon June 20th... 7p .... City Council Meeting


Wed June 22nd... 4p .... Lego Club at Methodist Church


Wed June 29th... 4p .... Lego Club at Methodist Church















   Picture of Beautiful Downtown Wilson




Get info online at


Notify us at facebook/After Harvest Czech Festival, call 785-658-2272,

or email



The next Czech Festival Planning meeting will be

6:30 pm


Sun June 5

at Midland Railroad Hotel



City Dog Tags

are required. 

2015 tags expire

April 30, 2016.  After April 30th, a $5.00 late fee will be added to the tag cost.





Don't forget to ask about the Neighborhood











 Burn Pile hours

Wed 5-7:30p

Sat 10a-5p


Call 658-2272 for more information.





Get updated information for

Lang Memorial Library


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, 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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