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
Phone: 785-484-3450
Fax: 785-484-3707

Police Department
Phone: 785-484-3377
Fax: 785-400-6029

City Hall
103 E. Main St.
PO Box 262
Meriden, Kansas 66512

Before you can make a payment online, you need to call City Hall and get registered.


Meriden City Park is available to reserve April thru October for a small deposit. Please respect our City Park and help keep it clean.

 Jacson Farmers Co-opJackson Farmers Co-op

 mERIDEN pOST oFFICEThe Meriden Post Office is located on the North West corner of Palmberg and Main St. Hours: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm  Monday - Friday & Saturday 8:30 - 9:30 am   Ph: 785-484-2363

  • 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
  1.  http://www.jeffersoncountykssheriff.com/
Information Technology
  1. Speedtest
Here are some useful links:

Jefferson County, Kansas GenWeb Page offers links to various resources including history of Jefferson County as well as Geneology and Visitors Information.




The Regular Scheduled City Council Meeting for tonight has been rescheduled for May 17th 7:00pm at City Hall. Everyone is encourage to attend


Municipal Court is scheduled for May 25th, at 5:30

For storm debris, a temporary brush and limb pile has been designated outside the dump site gate, on the gravel, so the grass is not disturbed.

 Garage Sales 2016
June 3rd & 4th 
Download this form to be put on the map



K-4 & 46th Street Intersection Improvement Project March - 28th - Fall 2016



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 csams@meridenks.com 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.



Helpful Numbers



CenturyLink 1-877-436-2277
Westar Energy 1-800-383-1183
Kansas  Gas Service 1-800-794-4780
Cox Cable 1-866-684-0936
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
Fire Department 785-484-2424
Burn Permit 785-484-2627
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


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