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Posted on: March 14, 2019

CANCELED - 3-21-19 Hays City Commission Work Session and 3-28-19 Hays City Commission Meeting

The 3-21-19 Hays City Commission Work Session and 3-28-19 City Commission Meeting have been canceled. The next City Commission Work Session will be held on April 4, 2019.

City Commission Agenda Packets

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Temporary Curbside Trash Collection for all City of Hays Customers

Alley conditions in the City of Hays have continued to worsen as a result of the on-going wet weather.  Due to damaged and impassable alleys, City crews will temporarily be performing CURBSIDE TRASH PICKUP for all City of Hays residents effective...

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City News and Information
Posted on: March 12, 2019

Alley Conditions - Limited Use

The City of Hays Public Works Department is advising that due to recent snow events, coupled with the thawing activities that have transpired since those storms, and the pending rainfall in the forecast, many of the rock/gravel alleys in the City have bec...

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City News and Information
Posted on: March 11, 2019

Hydrant Flow Test & Inspection Notification

Inspecting fire hydrants ensures that the valves operate properly and that there is no damage or obstructions that will prevent or interfere with the prompt use of fire hydrants in an emergency. Firefighters are also checking the pressure and volume of wa...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Water Conservation

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The City of Hays is the only municipality in Kansas with a population greater than 15,000 that is NOT located near a sustainable source of water. Current water supplies fluctuate based on precipitation received throughout the year. As a result, water cons...

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

North Vine Street Corridor Improvements

Picture of Vine Street Roundabouts

City staff and engineers have been working with Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) on a concept that would replace the traffic signals in the corridor with roundabouts. This, along with a few other changes in the corridor would improve traffic flo...

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Additional Info... Home Page - Highlights
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrade

Waste Water Remodel Overhead Picture

Construction of the new Water Reclamation and Reuse Facility began on June 1, 2017. Burns & McDonnell and CAS Constructors were awarded the contract to proceed and update the current facility to meet future Nitrogen and Phosphorus limits as required b...

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Additional Info... Home Page - Highlights
Posted on: September 4, 2018

Events

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Discover what's happening around town. Checkout the Convention and Visitors Bureau Calendar of Events!

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Parks & Facilities

Frontier East playground

Check out area parks, facilities, and a list of their amenities.

Read More Home Page - Highlights
Posted on: September 4, 2018

City Commission

Welcome to Hays Kansas sign

Hays has a commission-manager form of government which was adopted by the City in 1919, the third city in the state to operate under this plan. In 1966, the city switched from a three to a five-person commission.

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

3/26/2019 Fire Hydrant Flow Testing & Inspection

3-26-2019 Hydrant Flow Test Map

The Hays Fire Department will be inspecting and flow testing fire hydrants on March 26, 2019 in the area of Canterbury Dr. to Commerce Pkwy between 22nd St. and 13th St. This is part of a coordinated effort by the City of Hays to inspect all fire hydrants...

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Road Closures and Project Updates
Posted on: March 25, 2019

43rd Street Traffic Control Change Begins Tuesday, March 26th

19-03-25 Traffic Control

Please be advised that beginning Tuesday, March 26, 2019 traffic control will be installed which blocks off the north side of 43rd Street between Roth Avenue and Vine Street.  This will reduce traffic to one lane in each direction.  The ...

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Road Closures and Project Updates
Posted on: March 14, 2019

East 8th Street Construction - One way traffic east bound

Please be advised that on Friday, March 15, 2019, the City's contractor will begin installing concrete shoulders along the side of 8th Street east of Vine Street.  During hours of construction activity (7:30 am to 5:00 pm) traffic will be restric...

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Road Closures and Project Updates
Posted on: March 12, 2019

43rd Street Reconstruction to begin March 18th

43rd Street Reconstruction Phase 1

    

Please be advised that beginning Monday, March 18, 2019 the reconstruction of 43rd Street south of Walmart will begin.  43rd Street will be closed west of Roth Avenue for demolition. Areas of 43rd Street east of Rot...

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Road Closures and Project Updates
Posted on: March 12, 2019

17th and Elm Intersection Closed

Please be advised that beginning Monday, March 18, 2019 the reconstruction of the intersection of 17th and Elm will begin. Both 17th and Elm Street will be closed to through traffic. This construction is expected to last until April 12, 2019 (pending weat...

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Road Closures and Project Updates

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