Guide to Government

Guide to Government

Find ballot information at


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


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. 

Sign up for Service

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:

Unified School District Offices, #383, Manhattan, Kansas