Utility bills may be paid at City Hall, by Bank Draft with proper authorization on file at City Hall, at Union State Bank, online at www.GovPayNow.com (pay location code a001te), or mailed USPS to PO Box 51.
City of Uniontown ® 206 Sherman Street ~ PO Box 51 ~ Uniontown, KS 66779 ~ Ph: 620-756-4742 ~ Fax: 620-756-4681
Kansas Department of Children and Families Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) helps low income individuals meet home energy costs. Applications will be accepted from January 22 through March 29. Applications are available at City Hall or online at LIEAP@ks.gov.
REMINDER: ANNUAL DOG/CAT REGISTRATION PERIOD IS JANUARY 1 THROUGH FEBRUARY 28 OF EACH YEAR. REGISTRATION/TAG FEE IS $5 IF SPAYED/NEUTERED, $7 IF NOT. PROOF OF CURRENT RABIES VACCINATION AND WHETHER SPAYED/NEUTERED IS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION. A $5 LATE FEE WILL BE ASSESSED FOR PETS REGISTERED MARCH 1 OR LATER.
The City will sponsor a rabies clinic on Saturday, March 9, 1:30-2:30pm at the Community Center.The City will waive the late registration fee if you register your pet(s) at the clinic.Dr Lora Holeman will be the veterinarian administering the vaccinations. Rabies is the only vaccination required by the City. The cost of vaccinations will be: Rabies, 1 yr (not vaccinated before) $20.00, Rabies, 3yr $30.00, DHLPP $25.00. CITATIONS WILL BE ISSUED AFTER MARCH 9.
2019 is an election year for local governments and school boards. There are three city council positions and four school board positions for election this year. If interested in running for any of these positions contact City Hall or USD 235 Board Clerk. Filing deadline is noon June 3, 2019.
Due to an increase from our water supplier, water rates have been increased by Ordinance No. 183 and will be effective December 26, 2018. See the Features page for the ordinance or the December 15 issue of The Fort Scott Tribune.
The Council passed an ordinance regulating open burning, it can be found on the Features page.
Beginning July 1, we will be able to accept debit/credit cards for payments of utilities, court fines/fees, and miscellaneous fees, licenses and permits. Payments may be made online at govpaynow.com (pay location code a001te for utilities, code a001ud for court fines/fees, and code a001td for misc permits/license fees), by phone, or in person at City Hall. A link on this page is coming soon. Call or stop by City Hall for more information.
We have received complaints of coyotes running in town. We have contacted Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks to find out how to get rid of them. They suggested that they are probably young coyotes and are looking for food. Please do not feed you pets outside and put your garbage in a covered container. If they can’t find food they will go elsewhere.
There has been some inquiry about "pit bull" dogs in town. The City still has an ordinance banning "pit bull" breeds and mixes. We would also like to remind citizens that each household is only allowed three dogs and three cats six months of age or older.
The Council would like to ask owners of golf carts to make sure there is an adult in the golf cart when being driven by minors under the age of 16. Thank you for your cooperation.
We would like to remind owners of go-karts to not drive them on city streets as they can't be seen by drivers of other vehicles.
With a population of approximately 272, Uniontown is located in Bourbon County , Kansas along the Marmaton River. Uniontown is home to the Annual Old Settlers Picnic on Labor Day.
*If the building is cleaned and no damages are noted on inspection after use, the $20 deposit will be refunded when the key is returned to the city clerk.
Call 620-756-4742 for reservations.
Website Updated 2/27/19
Reminder: Utility bills are due on the 10th, if not paid by 4:30 PM on the 25th they will be disconnected.
Utility Hearings are on the last Wednesday of each month, but you must make an appointment to meet with Utility Hearing Officers. If you will be unable to pay your utilities in full by the 25th, please call City Hall to make an appointment with the Utility Hearing Officers.
To report a dog running at large, call City Hall, 620-756-4742 or Animal Control Officer, 620-215-3221.
Be sure to check out the Photos page if your pet is missing.