Officers and Departments:
2022 Minutes - Minutes will be available for viewing after approval at the following month's council meeting. Prior year's minutes beginning with 2016 may be found under the "Archived Minutes" button above.
City Council Agendas
Water, Sewer and Trash Services
$100 non-refundable hookup fee, $20 base charge, $7.90 for each 1,000 gallons (or fraction thereof) of usage.
No deposit, $27 per month
Residential Trash as of January 1, 2022:
$15.25 for single occupancy; $17.25 for 2 or more individuals.
Residents are required to provide their own lidded trash receptacle. Trash is picked up every Wednesday (unless it falls on a holiday) . Please have your trash street-side before 6:30 AM of pick up day.
Please direct any questions to City Hall during regular business hours.
Commercial Trash Service:
Trash service for commercial accounts is not provided by the City. Please contact your own provider. Contact City Hall for a list of these providers.
Credit Card Payments , Direct Debit and Email billing Available:
The City of Westmoreland accepts credit card payments for utility bills. The total amount of your transaction will reflect the total price including the 2.5% service fee through Kansas.gov electronic payment processor.
Direct debit of your checking or savings account is also an option. These debits will be processed on the 10th of each month.
The city also offers the convenience of emailing utility bills to residents.
For more information and forms for either of these services, please contact City Hall.
Per Ordinance, the city limits the number of dogs at one residence to three (3).
All dogs are to be registered with the city annually. Cost for tags are as follows:
$10.00 for each dog. A late fee per dog registered AFTER April 1st of each year $15.00. A copy of current rabies vaccination is required. Registration is due by April 1st each year.
The City of Westmoreland does not allow any un-domesticated animals within the city limits, this includes roosters, horses, mules, donkeys, ducks, etc.
Industrial Park and Economic Development
The City of Westmoreland encourages business development in and around Westmoreland. The city's Industrial Park is located south of downtown. Please contact city Hall for more information about business development in the industrial park area.
John Coleman, Utilities.
Jim Smith, Animal Control/ Planning & Zoning/ Volunteer Fire Department
Waide Purvis,Parks, Cemetery
Robert Krohn,Maintenance Supervisor
Mandi Reese, City Treasurer
Bruce Meininger, Streets
Westmoreland is the county seat for Pottawatomie County, Kansas.
The City of Westmoreland's form of government is a Mayor and five (5) councilmembers, who are elected by the public on a nonpartisan basis. Beginning in 2019 all positions of the council are held for four (4) years on a staggered rotation.
City staff consists of all non-elected personnel: City Clerk, Julie Wren; City Treasurer, Amanda Reese; Maintenance Supervisor, Robert Krohn;
City Attorney, Summer Dierks; Municipal Court Judge, Erich Campbell.
The Westmoreland City Council meets regularly on the second Thursday of each month.
Meetings are held at the Community Center, 201 Main Street, and are open to the public unless otherwise posted.
Mayor, Mark Jack
Ashley Rice, Pool