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City Office and Police Station

City building
  111 East hamilton   P.O.Box 383  Claflin, Kansas

City Office  :  (620) 587-3707
City Shop:      (620)588-3723

Police Emergency  Dial:     911       Non-Emergency  (620)  587-3344

City Council meetings are the 2nd Monday of the month.
 Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb and March start at 7:00 pm. 
 Apr, May, June, July, Augt and Sept start at 7:30 pm. 

 Meeting Minutes

Note: Questions about our City Ordinances, etc., may be directed to the  City  Clerk 
anytime during business hours at (620) 587-3707  Fax : (620)587-3915
        
Council Members:

 Mayor   Michael Urban
Council Member Kirk Schneweis
Council Member  Dan Michaelis
Council Member  Leon Oberle
Council Member    Kelly Nixon
Council Member   Casey Hubbard

Other City Officials:

Supt. of Utilities   Richard Hayes
City Clerk    Patricia Schmidt
Treasurer    Robert Suelter
Police Chief   Robert Gunder
Weed Officer
Darin Martin

Claflin Fire and EMS
309 West Front STtreet P.O. BOX 387
Claflin, KS. 67525
New Firetruck 2008

Claflin Fire & EMS holds an open house in October during “Fire Prevention Week”.

The Claflin Fire Department is a 24 member volunteer fire department
providing emergency medical services and rescue operations.

  We have two ambulances, a rescue truck and five firefighting vehicles.  
Our station is located on K-4 Highway two blocks West of Main Street. 
Our Emergency Medical Services has a “full time” paid Paramedic/EMS Director
on duty during business hours most week days at the fire station. 
Training meetings are the first and third Wednesday of each month.

Emergency number:   911         Business number:  620-587-3498

Fax number:   620-587-3284       Billing number:   620-587-2346

Burn permits can be acquired by coming by the fire station or calling our business number during business hours.

Insurance Rating Upgrade 


The ratings change takes effect December 1, 2009 and will be good until the next survey in approximately 10 years.
This change comes after the ratings inspection conducted in July of this year.  
The survey covers the 911 system, the city water storage and distribution system and the fire department.
The City of Claflin, Population 750, has had a PPC rating change
from Class 7 with Class 9 & 10 in rural areas of our response area to Class 5 in the city and 8b in rural areas within 5 road miles of the fire station under the nationwide ISO rating system. 
This improvement in ratings should help reduce homeowner and commercial insurance rates. 
The Claflin Fire Department has always had tremendous support from our patrons in the City of Claflin and in the Fire District #1 response area of Northeast Barton County.  We are very proud to be able to contribute to this improved rating.