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




The City of Wilson is seeking

part-time office help. 

Applicant must be a resident of the City of Wilson and must be 18 years or older.

Applications may be picked up at Wilson City Hall.

Deadline - Mon July 6th  3 pm






Community Events-





JUNE 2015




June 29-July 3 (Sat July 4 is rain make up day if needed)... am. ...Swim Lessons

Level 4-5-6  Must sign up at Wilson City Hall


Mon  June 29th... 6p... Midgets at Natoma (make up game)




JULY 2015



Thurs July 2nd... .6:30p... Cookies HERE versus Minneapolis (double header)


Fri July 3rd... .... City offices closed in observance of Independence Day


Sat July 4th... .... INDEPENDENCE DAY


Sat July 4th... .7-11p... Independence Day Celebration at Lions Club Park - Music provided by Grandma's Soda Shop


Mon July 6th... .Time TBA... Midgets First Round Tournament  Location TBA


Mon July 6th... .Time TBA... Cookies League Tournament  at Beloit


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


Tues July 7th... .Time TBA... Coach Pitch First Round Tournament  Location TBA


Thurs July 9th... .Time TBA... Midgets Second Round Tournament  Location TBA


Thurs July 9th... .Time TBA... Cookies League Tournament  at Beloit


Fri July 10th... .Time TBA... Coach Pitch Second Round Tournament  Location TBA


Fri July 10th... .Time TBA... Cookies League Tournament  at Beloit


Sat July 11th... .Time TBA... Midgets Tournament at Lucas


Sun July 12th... .Time TBA... Coach Pitch Tournament at Lucas


Mon July 20th... .7p... City Council meeting


Thurs July 23rd... .... Czech Festival


Fri July 24th... .... Czech Festival


Sat July 25th... .... Czech Festival







   Picture of Beautiful Downtown Wilson

2015 Czech Festival

"Jsme (We are) Wilson"  Theme


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




City of Wilson

Independence Day Celebration

Sat July 4th 7-11pm

Music (provided by Grandma's Soda Shop)

at Lions Club Park



Fireworks will be allowed to be discharged within the Wilson city limits on Sat July 4th (unless there is a County burn ban).


Reminder- anyone that would like to sell fireworks must obtain a permit at Wilson City Hall first






Starting Tuesday May 26th


Monday-Thursday 11:30-12:30 at Methodist Education Building for ages 1 - 18





June 22-26 Level 1 - 2 - 3

June 29-July 3  Level 4 - 5 - 6


Must sign up at Wilson City Hall


Lesson fees will be paid for by an anonymous donor







Family Game Night -

every Thurs 4:30-6pm



K-6th grade

Summer Reading Program -

every Tues, Wed, & Thurs 2:45pm 

(June 9th - July 23rd)



7th-12th grade

Summer Reading Program -

every Tues 3:45pm (June 9th - July 23rd)




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




Burn Pile hours

Sat 10a-5p


Wed 5p-7:30p

Call 658-2272 for more information.


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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