About Wellsville, KS

Established in 1884, Wellsville, Kansas is a community located in the heartland of the nation. Less than an hour from Kansas City, it offers both a simple small town environment and close proximity to the city. With a focus on Midwest values and small town charm, Wellsville offers you everything you need to raise a family or start a business. Learn more.

City News

Please conserve water until further notice!

This means do not water your flowers or lawns, fill pools or power wash your home etc. Please, no excessive use of water!! The City of Lawrence our main supplier has had a major water main break. They are still working on it and we will keep residents updated!

Help Wanted: Laborer I

Must be able to perform a variety of skilled and unskilled duties associated with the maintenance of city streets, city cemeteries, city buildings and properties, wastewater treatment plant and collection lines, water towers , water tanks and distribution lines, performs on-call duties, (monthly or as necessary).

Must posess a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid Kansas driver’s license.

Applications available at City Hall, 411 Main, Wellsville, KS 66092

2019 City Council positions up for re-election:

Councilmen: Tony Stanton, Cory Cunningham

Mayor: Bill Lytle

All positions are four-year terms and will expire on the second Wednesday, January 2020.

Filing deadline is June 3rd at Noon at the County Clerk’s office in Ottawa, KS. And the cost is $20.00


Free summer lunch provided to children (K-12th).
Starting: Tuesday, May 28th
Ending: Friday, August 9th

Wellsville, Swimming Pool Park Shelter

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm

Wellsville United Methodist Church, Student Support Services, Wellsville Joint Recreation Commission

Contact Numbers:
Church phone: 785-883-2737
Parsonage: 785-883-2128

Inclement weather location:
United Methodist Church, 302 Locust

City Wide Garage Sales

Garage Sale

City Wide Garage Sales will be June 7 & 8, 2019


Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Wed 5-7p.m., Sat 8-11 a.m.
Will run thru September!

Pictures from the Farmers Market

Click on a thumbnail below to view the detailed image.