City of Colwich


New Utility Customer Information Form

Moving to town and need to start water, sewer and trash service? Fill out the fillable New 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.

<Golf Cart/Work Site Utility Vehicle Tag Application

Emergency Contact Information

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.

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 October 2020 City Council Agenda to see the agenda for the next meeting, which will be available the Wednesday before the meeting.

ORDINANCE NO. 734- An ordinance regulating the placement of signs near the Veterans Memorial

At the October 19, 2020 meeting, the City Council voted to adopt Ordinance 734. Click Ordinance 734 to read the the entire text.


The annual consumer confidence report detailing the city’s water quality is available for review. Click on Consumer Confidence Report for more information regarding 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.