In an effort to protect the public and City employees, the following service changes are being made in light of the changing conditions regarding the coronavirus. We are here to inform you with the most accurate and up to date information regarding your city services. If you have any questions or need any additional information you may contact 913-367-5500 .



At this time, County Offices have now reopened to the public.

City Clerk

Board & Commission Meetings are resuming via social distanced requirements. City Commission Meetings are now conducted in person with a virtual option to join.

The City Clerk can be reached at 913-367-5506. The City Clerk is available via email at  with any questions or comments.

City Hall access is now open to public, although still operational by staff members during normal business hours (8am – 5pm).


Municipal Court sessions have resumed to in person sessions.

The Court Clerk can be reached at 913-367-5525.

E-Community Loans

The City of Atchison has resumed regular loan payment schedules.


To see a list of Evergy’s  payment options, visit online at


Beginning in October 2020, the Finance Department has resumed collection of late fees for utility payments. Residents may make utility payments in person, online, or by calling 913-367-5500.  You may also drop off utility bill payments from 8am – 5pm at the drop box located in the south corridor of City Hall.

If you are interested in contacting the Finance Department for a financing schedule as we return to normal payments, please call 913-367-5500.


In the event of an emergency, inform 911 of any flu like symptoms you or your family may have had in the past 72 hours or any recent travel. If possible, wear a mask when our crews arrive; if not, we will provide one. Also please meet our crews at the front door if possible.


The Atchison Public Library is reopened as of June 1st.

For further updates visit

Human Resources

Applicants can apply for jobs online at

Full time open job positions are temporarily halted, although part time and seasonal positions may be available.

Human Resources can be reached at 913-367-5507.

Parks & Recreation

Parks and public equipment is now reopened.


The Police Department is now accepting guests preferable through appointment.


The Streets Department offices have reopened.

Residents may contact the Street Department during business hours at 913-367-5561.


Special Trash Pickup has resumed as of May 29.

Residents may contact the Sanitation Department during business hours at 913-367-5561.


Water Department facilities have reopened to the public.

Service Requests

If residents would like to submit a service request please visit and find the ‘Utility Service Request’ button on the main page.