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City Office:

The office is located on the South side of the community building

Office Hours: Mon-Friday 8-12, 1-4
Address: 521 Maple St.
Phone: 785-536-4296
Fax: 785-536-4298

Gypsum has a Mayor/Council form of government with members serving 4 year terms. City Council meets at 7:00 every second Monday of the month, in the City Office.

Mayor: Sandy Kruse
Council President: Shelly Harlow
Council Members:
  • Jerry Sorenson
  • Deborah Murphy
  • Scott Peterson
  • Joe Winship
  • David Jackson
City Clerk: Judy Scanlan

Fire Chief: Jim Benfer
Assistant Fire Chief: Jeff Armstrong
    The Fire Department is volunteer and meets the 1st and 3rd Monday at 7:00 p.m. at the City Safety

Maintenance and Water/Waste Management: Jim Benfer, Tracy Dahl

The City has an ordinance pertaining to dogs.  Chows, Rottweiler's and Pitt Bull dogs are prohibited in the City.  All dogs must be registered with the City Clerk and proof of current rabies vaccination by a registered veterinarian must be provided.  Dogs need to be registered by April 30th every year or within one month of acquiring a dog or becoming a city resident.  The City sponsors a dog clinic each spring a the City Safety Center where vaccinations are available if needed, and registration takes place.  Registration at other times is done a the City Clerk's Office.  No dogs shall be permitted to run at large at any time in the city.  Fines and penalties may be imposed for those in violation.

The city of Gypsum is now able to accept credit card payments. There will be a 2.5% fee added to the customers bill for this, ie on a $40.00 bill there would be an additional $1.00 charge. You may come to the office, call in information or pay online at this address: https://otc.cdc.nicusa.com/p/Kansas/City%20of%20Gypsum/ If you prefer to pay online, save this link to your favorites.

Subpages (1): Council Meeting Minutes