Community Churches & Non-Profits United Methodist Church – Wathena 785-989-4615 Wathena Saint Joseph’s Catholic Church 785-989-4818 Wathena Keenage Center 785-989-3501 Wathena First Baptist Church – Wathena 785-989-4654 Wathena Christ Lutheran […]

Weed Enforcement

The City has an ordinance relating to the cutting of weeds and vegetation. The City does not tolerate overgrown weeds and vegetation in the City. For all rules and regulations, […]


To register you must be a citizen of the United States and a Kansas resident and have reached the age of 18 years before the next election. You must be […]

Visitor’s Information Center

A visitor’s information center for Wathena, Doniphan County and the State of Kansas. Fort Luxembourg 203 Roseport Road P.O. Box 588 Elwood, KS 66090 Phone: 785-365-4416


The City of Wathena provides both electric and water service. Utility meters are read on or about the 15th of each month. The bills are mailed the last working day […]

Trash Hauling & Burning

The city does not provide trash pickup. It is up to each individual to contact a private trash service. TRASH BURNING REGULATIONS No burning of trash allowed in the City […]

Social Security Office

The Social Security Office is located in St. Joseph, MO and the hours of operation are Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. General Information & Service: 800-772-1213 […]

Police & Fire Departments

POLICE DEPARTMENT Chief of Police: Scott Hirtler Police Officer: Part Time Police Officers: Corey Smith, Christopher Waggoner 206 St. Joseph Street P.O. Box 27 Wathena, KS 66090 Phone: 785-989-4521 Emergency: 911 […]

Municipal Court

Muncipal Court Judge Ted Collins P.O. Box 307 Highland, KS 66035 Phone: 785-442-3281 City Attorney/Prosecutor Alan Boeh – City Attorney Kelly Fuemmeler – Prosecutor/City Attorney P.O. Box 486 Troy, KS […]

Motor Vehicle Nuisances

The City has an ordinance declaring certain matters as motor vehicle nuisances within the City of Wathena. For all rules and regulations, a copy of the official ordinances may be […]