Monday, June 26, 2017
     
  • BUILDING PERMITS

    BUILDING PERMIT is required to be filled out and approved by the Centralia Council before any project can be started with the Centralia City Limits.
    Fill out and bring the completed permit to City Hall and once approved, a copy will be sent to the resident via mail.
    There are ordinances that list the requirements any new building whether it is a house, garage, fence or addition need to follow.
    If you would like to see a copy of the Ordinances (4.203-204C), you can view them HERE. If you have any questions, call City Hall at 785-857-3764.


  • ANIMAL PERMITS


    All dogs and cats within the city limits shall be licensed. Licenses are due in January of each year and can be purchased at the City Office for $4.00/animal.
    Proof of Rabies vaccination is required at time of purchase. Permits purchased after March 1st of each year are $4.50/animal.
    New pets should be licensed as soon as they are brought into city limits.

    Owners of animals must realize there are leash laws and barking laws that your animal must follow or you will receive a notice from the City. The fines for these offenses vary by definition in the City code.


    BANNED BREEDS OF DOGS


    The banned breeds include:
    1. Any Staffordshire Bull Terrier breed of dogs
    2. Any American Staffordshire Terrier breed of dogs
    3. Any Amercian Pitt Bull Terrier breed of dogs
    4. Any Pitt Bull, Pitt Bull Dog or Pit Bull Terrier breed of dogs
    5. Any Rottweiler breed of dogs
    6. Any Mastiff breed of dogs
    7. Any Doberman Pincher breed of dogs
    8. Any dogs which have the APPEARANCE and CHARACTERISTICS of being predominately of the breeds of dogs listed above.
     

  • BRUSH PILE

    The City Burn Site is for BRUSH AND TREE LIMBS ONLY.

    Please do not throw any of the following materials into the burn site:
    1. Building or Demo Materials(boards, plywood, plasterboard, pallets or any metal)
    2. Boxes or Plastic Bags
    3. Furniture or Fencing
    4. Trash or Recycling

    Please use the trash service or county landfill for these items.
    This site is for residents of the City of Centralia only and not for out of town users.     

    The City of Centralia has to have a burn permit from the State to operate the tree burn site.
    Fines are issued by the City of Centralia and the State of Kansas to the perpetrator.
    The State can close this site if anything illegal occurs. 

    Centralia Brush Pile Site is located North of Centralia on 7th Street.

  • RECYCLING

    The City of Centralia has a Recycling Trailer for all residents to bring and sort their recycling.

    The following items are collected:
    1. Aluminium
    2. Aluminum Windows and Storm Door Frames (Please remove the glass)
    3. Books and Telephone Books
    4. Brown Paper Bags
    5. Cans
    6. Cardboard
    7. Glass (Blue, Brown, Clear and Green)
    8. Magazines, Catalogs and Slick Paper
    9. Newspapers and Office Paper
    10. Plastics and Plastic Bags

    If you have any questions about what can be recycled, please contact City Hall at 857-3764.|
    All Proceeds go to support the efforts of the Nemaha County Recycling Committee.

    The Recycling Trailer is located at the corner of 5th Street and RailRoad Street.

  • NUISANCES

    If you have an issue with a person, place or animal in town, please call City Hall at 785-857-3764.
    The City Clerk can help you fill out a citizen complaint if warrented.
    You may fill out the Citizen Complaint form and send it to City Hall, P.O. Box 247, Centralia, KS 66415.
    All complaints will be investigated by the City Code Enforcement Officer.

  • VOTING

    You may register to vote at the Nemaha County Clerks Office located at 607 Nemaha Street, Seneca, KS 66538.

    Voting occurs in Centralia at the Centralia Area Community Building located at 106 John Riggins Avenue, Centralia, KS 66415.

    The next election for City Council will be held November 2017. There will be 3 open council seats.
    If you are interested in running for an open seat, you must register with the Nemaha County Clerk in Seneca before June 2017.

  • Newsletters

    The City Clerk puts out a Newsletter every quarter for Area Centralia Residents.
    There are Community Events and Reminders for the upcoming 3 months.

    The Newsletter are realeased December 1st, March 1st, June 1st and September 1st.
    If you do not receive one and would like to receive these quarterly, please contact City Hall at 785-857-3764.
    If you have an event to be listed, please email details of the event to centcity@bluevalley.net

    Newsletter 1Newsletter 2  - Newsletter 3 - Newsletter 4 (2016)

Important Numbers

For All Emergencys call 911
Centralia Fire Department call 857-3516
Centralia Post Office call 857-3580
Non-Emergency Police call 336-2311
Kansas Gas Services (800-794-4780)
Blue Valley Telephone (877-876-1228)
KS Dig- Safe (1-800-344-7233)