City of Colwich


In our efforts to provide more reliable communications with residents and businesses in town, we have implemented Swiftreach Networks, Inc. as our emergency notification service provider.

Swift911™ is a system that makes phone calls to specific people or areas in the event of an emergency or for sharing important information.

If you are not receiving these calls, please fill out the form below to add or update your contact information. You may also remove yourself from our lists.

New Utility Customer Information Form

Moving to town and need to start water, sewer and trash service? Fill out the Utility Customer Information Form and return it to the city office. We will make a copy of your driver’s license and collect a $100 deposit.

Service Disconnect Request Form

If you want to stop service for water, sewer and/or trash in town, please complete this Utility Service Disconnect Form and return it to the city office, 310 S. 2nd, email it to or fax it to 316-796-0913.

Pay Utility Bills

Pay your utility bills online by clicking here.

Pay a Speeding Ticket

Pay a speeding ticket online by clicking here.

Building Permits

Need a building permit? Find out how to get one here.

Dog Registration

Printable Dog Registration Form to be returned with vaccination records and payment.

Public Records Access Policy

For access to open public records, follow the steps outlined here.

Citizen Comment Form

Have something to say? We’re listening! Send us a message using our online form.

Block Party Application

If you’re throwing a block party, we’re happy to help you get it set up! Request permission online.

City Council Agendas & Minutes

We want you involved in our process! We’ve made our meeting agendas and minutes available so you can stay in the loop.


Find your way around Colwich, KS!

An American Since 1887 City


The City Council meeting is scheduled for the third Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the City Administrative Center, 310 S. 2nd St. Click March 16th to see the agenda for the next meeting, which will be available the Wednesday before the meeting.

Ordinance 728

The City Council at their meeting on Monday, March 16th adopted Ordinance No. 728. Click on Ordinance No. 728 for the full text of the ordinance.