Guide to Government

Guide to Government

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National Leadership

information can be found at: 

Current U.S. Senators - More information can be found at:

Senators currently representing Kansas 

U.S. House of Representatives

Find contact information and websites for U.S. Representatives at:

Kansas Representatives


State Leadership

Kansas Governor:

Kansas Senate Find district maps and websites for all senators and representatives at:

Kansas House of Representatives Find district map and web sites for all Senators and Representatives at:


Riley County Leadership

Riley County Government Representatives
County commission meetings are open to the public and are held every Monday and Thursday. Contact all the commissioners by email at bocc [at]


City of Manhattan Leadership

Keep in touch (text or email alerts)

The City Commission's legislative meetings are held on the first and third Tuesdays of the month beginning at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall, 1101 Poyntz Ave. They are broadcast live on Channel 3 and webcast on the City's website.
Agendas, minutes, & other news can be found on the website. You can also sign up for e-mail notifications. Contact city commissioners directly or through the City Manager's Office.

City Officers

Community Development:

Public Works:

Parks & Rec: 

Water & Sewer 
City of Manhattan 
Customer Service Office 
1101 Poyntz Ave. 

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T. Russell Reitz Animal Shelter 
Phone: 785-587-2754

Landlord/Tenant Info: here 


Manhattan Usd #383 School Board And District Leadership

USD 383 Board of Education:

The Board of Education meets the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Robinson Education Center, 2031 Poyntz Ave. Meetings start at 6:30 p.m. Public comment is invited at the beginning of each meeting. You must complete a form in order to speak.
Board of Education meetings are televised on local cable channel 20.

Email all board members at: // [at]">boe [at]

Unified School District Offices, #383, Manhattan, Kansas