City of Colwich

Planning and Zoning

ZONING REGULATIONS

The Zoning Regulations are designed to provide for the health and welfare of the citizens of the City of Colwich and the citizens in the designated area of growth. The regulations promote appropriate patterns and practices of urban development.

Adopted Zoning Regulations

Below you’ll find our zoning applications. Please download the forms, and send them in. If you have questions on any of the forms, or would like to request a form you don’t see below, please contact us.

COMPREHENSIVE PLAN

The Comprehensive Plan is designed the City’s policy documenting and guiding the growth and development of the community. Click on the following links to read full sections of comprehensive plan:

Introduction and Goals
Community Growth and Development
Economic Development
Housing
Transportation
Human Services
Governmental Services
Land Use
Open Spaces and Recreation
Environmental Quality
Plan Implementation
Zoning map

An American Since 1887 City

CITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA

The City Council meeting is scheduled for the third Monday of each month (second Monday of January) at 7:00 p.m. at the City Administrative Center, 310 S. 2nd St. Click here to see the upcoming agenda. Regular city council meeting agendas are available the Wednesday before the meeting.

CONSUMER CONFIDENCE REPORT

The annual consumer confidence report detailing the city’s water quality is available for review. Click on 2021 Consumer Confidence Report to view this important information. If you know of someone who does not have a computer, please have them call 316-796-1025 and we will mail them a copy of the report.

ORDINANCE NO. 738

AN ORDINANCE REPEALING AND REPLACING CHAPTER XIV ARTICLE 1 REGULATING TRAFFIC WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF COLWICH, KANSAS; INCORPORATING BY REFERENCE THE STANDARD TRAFFIC ORDINANCE FOR KANSAS CITIES, 48TH EDITION OF 2021, WITH CERTAIN OMISSIONS, CHANGES, AND ADDITIONS; PRESCRIBING ADDITIONAL REGULATIONS; PROVIDING CERTAIN PENALTIES. See the full text here.

ORDINANCE NO. 739

AN ORDINANCE REGULATING PUBLIC OFFENSES WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF COLWICH, KANSAS; INCORPORATING BY REFERENCE THE UNIFORM PUBLIC OFFENSE CODE FOR KANSAS CITIES, 37TH EDITION OF 2021, WITH CERTAIN OMISSIONS, CHANGES, AND ADDITIONS; PRESCRIBING ADDITIONAL REGULATIONS; PROVIDING CERTAIN PENALTIES AND REPEALING CONFLICTING ORDINANCES. See the full text here.