Public Works Department
The City of Ellis
Works department oversees recycling, sanitation, water, sewer,
streets, building permits, zoning, flood control, water
and sewer repairs.
The department also takes care of
the Mount Hope Cemetery, a 15 space campground, swimming pool
and 8 parks within the city limits.
Public Works employees 9
full time personnel and 1 summer season worker.
Concerns or issues regarding any of these
areas should be reported the the Public Works department during
regular hours Monday through Friday
8:00 am to - 5:00 pm by calling (785) 726-4741.
Your calls are important and those not answered will go the voice mail
for attention later. See the list of phone numbers below for
The City Clerk office handles some calls for Public Works, especially
during the noon hour.
During regular business hours if
there is an emergency AND you
cannot reach Public Works through the numbers at the end of this page,
call 785-726-4812. Employees
in the City offices can reach employees via two-way radio.
After hours emergencies can be handled by calling 785-726-4141
to connect with the Ellis Police Department mobile telephone.
Click on Department for more information:
Alan Scheuerman, Public Works Director serves as
the Building Inspector, Floodplain Managment Official, and Zoning
Ellis Public Works
815 Jefferson Street
Ellis, Kansas 67637
Phone: (785) 726-4741
Fax: (785) 726-4159
Public Works Director Cell: (785) 726-1741