City Council meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm.
Municipal Court is the last Wednesday of each month at 5:30pm.
Monday - Friday
Before you can make a payment online, you need to call City Hall and get registered.
- REGISTER TO VOTE
- You can Register to Vote here at City Hall.
- New LAW - Voters will be required to present a picture ID before VOTING
- You may also use the below link to print your Voter Registration Card
- voter registration
Other useful links
9-1-1 / Dispatch 785-863-2351
Register of Deeds
Here are some useful links:
Visit the Official Jefferson County Website Includes all county related information and more.
Jefferson County, Kansas GenWeb Page offers links to various resources including history of Jefferson County as well as Geneology and Visitors Information.
Free Dictionary.com an Encyclopedia of Information about Jefferson County
Territorial Kansas offers history and census of Jefferson County, Kansas
http://meridenthreshers.org/ Meriden Antique Engine And Threshing Association - 1/4 Mile North Of Meriden, Ks On Hwy 4
Cemeteries in Jefferson County Meriden Cemetery, contact Oskaloosa Funeral Home 785-863-2020 or Gus Barnett 785-224-6822. Susan Welborn is the president of the Meriden Cemetery Association and has a site map in her downtown Meriden business, Flowers & Things 785-484-2663. Contact information for the Catholic Cemetery call St Aloysius Church 785-484-3312
The next City Council Meeting is August 9th 7:00pm at City Hall. Everyone is encourage to attend
Municipal Court is scheduled for august 31ST, at 5:30
The August 2nd election the polling place will be at the USD 340 Middle School Commons area at 210 N. Miller St. (The catholic church is being renovated.)
THE NEW AUGUST 2016 TRASH RATES ARE NOW IN EFFECT. TO VIEW THE NEW RATES CLICK THIS LINK Trash Rates 2016
CITY RESIDENTIAL TRASH RATES HAVE INCREASED SEVENTY-FIVE CENTS, AND WILL REFLECT ON YOUR AUGUST FIRST CITY UTILITY BILL
2016 Holiday Trash Schedule
Memorial Weekend: All routes will be picked up one day late.
July 4th: All routes will be picked up on schedule.Labor Day: All routes will be picked up one day late.Thanksgiving: Mon, Tues, Wed routes will be picked up on schedule. All other routes will be picked up one day late.Christmas: Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs routes will be on schedule; Fri route will be picked up one day late.New Year’s Day 2016: Mon/Tues/Wed//Thurs routes will be on schedule; Fri route will be picked up one day late.
2016 Dog Tags
Please come to City Hall and get your 2016 dog tags. Proof of rabies vaccine and $3.00 is all that is required.
We now accept credit card payments
The City of Meriden is now accepting credit and debit cards. You can make your City Utility & Municipal Court payments over the phone, online or at City Hall. If you would like to VIEW & PAY your City sewer bill on line at meridenks.com, you need to first register with the City office. Just call City Hall, email firstname.lastname@example.org written request or come in and fill out a registration form. We are hoping this will be an easy process getting everyone registered.
Welcome to the City of Meriden Website.
Meriden was established in 1872, with the current population of 817.
Meriden is a City of the Third Class. It has a Mayor, a 5 Member Council Government, a Section of Jefferson County and the Rock Creek Township.
The Jefferson West School District is USD #340.
Meriden is located just 11 miles N.E. of Topeka. The close proximity makes for a very easy commute.
Establish Sewer/Trash Service
You may use this link Contract for Utility Services to print out a Contract for Utility Services or come by City Hall between the hours of 9am-5pm. Your Contract For Utility Services needs to be completed, signed and returned to City Hall to begin your City Sewer & Trash Service. You will have to contact R.W.D. #1 for Water services. 785-484-2883.
|Kansas Gas Service||1-800-794-4780|
|Rural Water District #1||785-484-2883|
|Meriden Community Library||785-484-3393|
|Meriden Post Office||785-484-2363|
|Meriden Police Department||785-484-3377|
|JF County Sheriff||785-863-2351|
|Jefferson West High||785-484-3331|
|Jefferson West Middle||785-484-2900|
|Jefferson West Elementary||785-484-2455|
|Jefferson West District Office||785-484-2009|
|SM Ball Trash Disposal||785-597-2200|