City of Manhattan Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

The City of Manhattan has closed City Hall and most facilities to the public as of Thursday, March 19, in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19. 

Closures will be in effect until April 19, 2020. 

The City will continue to monitor and evaluate the situation and make changes as needed. Critical staff will continue to provide essential emergency and operational services to the community while altering certain protocols to reduce exposure and maintain necessary staffing levels. This includes all critical water, sewer, traffic, street, and fire services.

This page will provide the most up-to-date information related to city operations and facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

CONTACT INFO

City of Manhattan Main Phone Line 785-587-2480

Staff Directory

COVID-19 FACILITY & OPERATION INFORMATION/STATUS UPDATES

  1. City Commission, Boards, and Committees
  2. City Hall
  3. Douglass Center
  4. Flint Hills Discovery Center
  5. Manhattan Fire Department
  6. Manhattan Public Library
  7. Manhattan Regional Airport
  8. Municipal Court
  9. Parks and Recreation
  10. Risk Reduction
  11. Sunset Zoo
  12. T. Russell Reitz Animal Shelter

VIRTUAL MEETINGS

Indefinitely, all public meetings for the City Commission, and advisory boards and committees will be held virtually while maintaining all statutory requirements of the Kansas Open Meetings Act on an as-needed basis. City advisory boards and committees will only be holding virtual meetings if critical action needs to be taken. 

WATCH FROM HOME

All meetings will still be available for the public to view via Cox Channel 3 and on the City of Manhattan website www.cityofmhk.com. City Commission meetings will also still be available live on the City of Manhattan’s Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Cityofmanhattan/.  

For information on City Advisory Boards and Committees go to: https://cityofmhk.com/437/Advisory-Boards-Committees .

For information on City Commission meetings, agendas and minutes, go to: https://cityofmhk.com/2280/Agendas-Minutes .