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  • City of Haysville | Justin Bruster Bio

    Justin Bruster - Ward IV Ward IV - Justin Bruster Term Expires Dec. 2027 316.706.7849 Councilperson Justin Bruster was elected to the City Council in 2023 and has been a resident of Haysville for 32 years, with periods of residence off and on. A graduate of Campus High School in 2000, he holds a bachelor’s degree in Human Biology from the University of Kansas. Following this, he pursued an associate degree in Fire Science from Hutchinson Community College. Justin worked as a wildland firefighter for the San Juan National Forest from 2006 to 2007 and joined the Wichita Fire Department in 2008. Currently serving as Acting Lieutenant, he also serves as an Interim Systems Analyst for Wichita Fire Administration Staff. In 2010, Justin decided to move back to Haysville, driven by the desire to raise his family in the same vibrant community that shaped his upbringing. He has been married to Alicia since 2010, and together they are proud parents of three children. Both are actively involved members of Haysville Christian Church. Beyond his commitment to public safety, Justin has made significant contributions to the local youth by serving as a substitute teacher for USD 261 during his days off from the fire department and helping with scouting in Haysville. Justin achieved the rank of Eagle Scout in 2000 from Troop 895 and has remained actively involved in scouting, serving as a committee chair and now as a Cub Master for Pack 893. In 2024, he is set to assume the role of Southwind’s District Chair for scouting. Through his involvement, Justin shapes the experiences of youth, fostering leadership and instilling values that contribute to Haysville's community spirit and citizenship. Despite his diverse experiences, Justin deeply appreciates Haysville's close-knit community, citing the excellent school system, vibrant community events, and the sense of belonging as cherished aspects.

  • City of Haysville | Police

    Police Department Jeff Whitfield Chief of Police 316.529.5912 Keith Luongo Captain 316.529.5912 200 W. Grand Avenue 316.529.5912 Mission Statement The mission for every member of this department is to consistently seek and find ways to affirmatively promote, preserve, and deliver a feeling of security, safety and quality services to our community. Community Policing Officers organize neighborhood watch programs, block parties, tours and other community events to connect citizens and law enforcement together. ​ Vacation Home Check-Up and Block Parties Please click the Forms link below to access these 2 forms . ​ Investigations Patrol Municipal Court School Resource Officers Emergency Alerts Animal Control Found Dogs Forms City Code Standard Traffic Ordinance for Kansas Cities 2023 Uniform Public Defense Code for Kansas Cities 2023

  • City of Haysville | 1% Tax

    1% Sales Tax Information Special Question, November 7, 2023 In a special question on November 7, 2023, Haysville voters will be asked to considering renewing the 1.00% city sales tax. This would generate approximately $1.3 million annually. The proposition to be voted on shall appear on the ballot as follows: Shall the following be adopted? Shall a retailers' sales tax in the amount of one percent (1.00%) be levied in the City of Haysville, Kansas, to take effect July I, 2024, or as soon thereafter as such tax may be levied by the Kansas Department of Revenue, with revenue from such tax used to fund a Local Street, Park & Recreation Improvement Program; and provided that such retailers' sales tax shall expire on the date ten years after it is first levied, all pursuant to K.S.A 12-187, et seq., as amended? Read the full ordinance #1106 here . The rationale behind the 1% sales tax is firmly rooted in our dedication to the progress of Haysville and well being of its residents. This sales tax renewal is designed to directly improve three critical areas: Streets, Parks and Recreation. Streets: Well-maintained streets are the lifelines of our community. By allocating funds to street maintenance and improvements, we ensure the safety and efficiency of our transportation networks. Pothole repairs, street resurfacing, and infrastructure upgrades are essential to creating smooth, reliable, and hazard-free travel experience for all residents and visitors. Through the 1% sales tax, we are taking a proactive approach to preserving the integrity of our roadways and ensuring safe journeys for generations to come. Parks and Recreation: Our parks and recreation facilities are the heart of community life, offering spaces for leisure, exercise, and social interactions. With the 1% sales tax, we will continue to invest in revitalizing and modernizing these spaces. Upgrades to playgrounds, sports fields, walking trails, and gathering areas contribute to a higher quality of life for individuals and families alike. By allocating funds to these enhancements, we create a healthier, more vibrant, and united community where residents can come together, stay active, and forge lasting memories. The 1% sales tax ensures that we have the necessary resources to maintain our streets, enhance our recreational offerings, and continue building a city that we are proud to call home. Proposed Solution 1% Sales Tax By continuing the 1% City Sales Tax, the City stands to yield an estimated $1,380,000 annually. This revenue would empower the city to achieve the following objectives: Continue street repairs on a consistent timetable, as opposed to a reactive approach. Continue enhancing public amenities, such as parks, recreation and other public spaces. This will contribute to a high quality of life for our residents. Unlike property taxes, the sales tax generates funds from visitors who make purchases within the city's boundaries. Q: Is this a tax increase? A: No, this is not a tax increase. The City currently has a 1% sales tax that began July 1, 2014 and ends June 30, 2024. This would be a 10 year continuation of the current sales tax ensuring continued funding for essential community improvements and services without introducing a new or increased tax rate. Q: Does Haysville currently have a local sales tax? What surrounding cities currently have a sales tax? A: Yes. The following surrounding communities have a city sales tax: Q: When is the election and who can vote? A: The election is scheduled for Tuesday, November 7, 2023, and will be accessible to all eligible registered voters residing within Haysville, KS city limits. Early voting at satellite sites can be done between November 2 and November 4, from 10 am to 4 pm. On election day, voters can submit their ballots at their usual precinct sites. The deadline for voter registration is October 17, 2023. ​ Q: How much will this tax generate annually? A: Annually, the 1% sales tax is estimated to yield around $1,380,000 in revenue. ​ Q: What is impacted by this 1%? A: The 1% sales tax directly impacts key aspects of our community's well-being and growth. It provides vital funding for essential areas such as: · Streets : The sales tax contributes to road maintenance, repairs, and improvements, ensuring safe and efficient travel for residents and visitors. · Parks and Recreation: Our parks and recreation facilities benefit from enhanced funding, allowing for upgrades, renovations, new HAC equipment, and the creation of new recreational spaces that enrich community life. ​ Q: How will the money be used? A: The 1% sales tax revenue will only be used to enhance our streets, parks, and recreation facilities. This allocation ensures safe travel and a high quality of life for our residents by maintaining infrastructure and creating engaging community spaces. ​ Q: If I have further questions, who can I contact? A: You can contact Will Black via email at or by phone at (316) 529-5900. Q: What is the current maintenance/replacement schedule for roads? A: The current maintenance and replacement schedule for roads in our community involves a meticulous process. Roads are inspected annually to assess their condition, and maintenance activities such as pothole repairs, and crack sealing. Since the beginning of the current City sales Tax $4,361,052.04 has been expended on street maintenance and replacement. ​ Q: What happens if we don’t do this? A: Failing to adhere to a consistent road maintenance and replacement schedule can have far reaching consequences for our community. Roads left unmaintained are prone to rapid deterioration, resulting in increased safety hazards, discomfort for commuters, and potential vehicle damage. Delayed maintenance often translates into higher costs as minor issues escalate. Q: How does Haysville's mill levy compare to other communities in Sedgwick County? A: Haysville’s mill levy is positioned on the lower end when compared to other cities in Sedgwick County. This reflects our commitment to maintaining a competitive tax rate while still providing essential services and investing in our community. Q: What impact does the 1% sales tax have on park and recreation specifically? A: The influence of the sales tax on our community’s recreation and parks system is significant, fostering its ongoing enhancement and growth. This revenue source plays a pivotal role in multiple aspects. Firstly, it has enabled us to breathe new life into our existing parks, playgrounds, sports facilities, and recreational spaces. Furthermore, it provides essential funding for the development of new amenities, exemplified by the creation of Randal Dorner Park, alongside several other notable improvements. ​ Q: How has the sales tax directly impacted our community by supporting important projects and facilities? A: The sales tax has played a significant role in one of our community’s most valuable assets-the Haysville Activity Center. This facility, made possible in part by the sales tax revenue, stands as a testament to our commitment to providing state-of-the-art recreational amenities. The Activity Center serves as a hub for fitness, wellness programs, and community gatherings, enhancing the quality of life for our residents.

  • Coffee Shop Incentive

    To apply for the Coffee Shop Incentive program, please click the apply button and save the application. When finished, email the form to Danielle Gabor at Application Coffee Shop Incentive

  • City of Haysville | Park Board Agendas

    Park Board Agendas Agendas for 2024 ​ JANUARY No Meeting FEBRUARY 5th Agenda MARCH No Meeting APRIL 1st Agenda MAY 3rd Arbor Day JUNE 3rd Agenda JULY No Meeting AUGUST 5th Agenda SEPTEMBER No Meeting OCTOBER 7th Agenda NOVEMBER As Needed DECEMBER As Needed Return to Park Board Page

  • City of Haysville | Peartree Shelter

    Pear Tree Park Shelter Pear Tree Shelter 362 Moy Avenue Please contact the HAC at 316.529.5922 between the hours of 8 AM to 5 PM, M-F o r email See calendar here for availability While every effort is made to keep this calendar up to date, please contact the HAC to verify the availability of the facility. Peartree4 Peartree3 Peartree2 Peartree4 1/4

  • City of Haysville | Recycling/Yard Waste

    Recycling/Yard Waste Haysville Public Works Recycling Center 401 S. Jane Haysville, KS 67060 *Weather Permitting* M-TH, 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM Friday 7:30 AM - 11:00 AM Haysville residents who live within the Haysville City Limits, have FREE access to the recycling center. We require Name, Address, Phone Number & License Plate Number in order to grant access. Contractors who are doing work for Haysville residents are welcome to recycle yard waste, as long as the homeowner has called prior to the contractor arriving. Materials We Accept Limbs & Branches Shrubs Grass Clippings Non-refrigerated White Goods Concrete Brick Rock Metal Dirt Oil ​ Materials We Do NOT Accept Lumber/Treated Lumber Rail Road Ties Mattresses Fence Boards Construction Debris Siding Furniture Tires Paint Household Junk/Trash Refrigerated Appliances Materials that are not accepted at the Haysville Recycling Center can be taken to Brooks C&D Landfill. Brook’s Landfill 4100 N. West St. Wichita, KS 67205 (316) 305-3225 RV Dump Station The RV Dump Station is located off of Delos & Grand, or Wayne & Grand. The Dump Station is FREE to use and open 24 hrs mid-spring through early winter. Holiday Tree Recycling Holiday Tree Recycling runs for approximately 2 weeks after December 25.

  • City of Haysville | Senior Center Planning

    Senior Center Planning The purpose of the Senior Planning Committee is to make recommendations to Senior Center staff of programs of interest for current center members. Committee members assist with planning and execution of some activities. ​ Board Members Jonathan Voth Barbara Mesnier Shirley Campbell Kim Cooley Mary Helen Jordan Ruth Miller Kristen McDaniel (Mayor's Designee) ​ Meetings The board meets the first Monday of each month at 1:00 pm, at the Senior Center unless there are no agenda items to address. Open to the public. ​ Senior Center Department

  • City of Haysville | Senior Center Rental

    Senior Center IMG_7142_E SC12 SC4 IMG_7142_E 1/10 Senior Center 160 E. Karla Avenue Senior Center Membership Required Contact Senior Center at 316.529.5903 Or email See calendar below for availability While every effort is made to keep this calendar up to date, please contact the SC to verify the availability of the facility.

  • City of Haysville | Dale Thompson Bio

    Dale Thompson - Ward I Ward I - Dale Thompson President of Council Term Expires Dec. 2027 316.554.1735 Councilperson Thompson was elected to the City Council in April of 2015. He and his wife Kim have lived in Haysville for more than 25 years. Together they have four grown children, all of whom are graduates of Campus High School. They also have thirteen grandchildren. Dale is a quality aircraft inspector for Wichita State University NIAR division. He is a U.S. Army Veteran and a member of the American Legion. He enjoys the small-town atmosphere offered in Haysville and says it is a great place to live and raise a family. Dale takes a common sense approach to government, and says he is proud to serve our community.

  • City of Haysville | Bob Rardin Bio

    Bob Rardin- Ward III Ward III - Bob Rardin Term Expires Dec. 2027 316.522.2663 Councilperson Rardin has lived in Haysville for more than 50 years. He has been married to his wife Earlene for 48 years, and has three sons, three daughters-in-law, nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He works as a Facilities Supervisor for Family MedCenters and is a retired sergeant from the Leon Police Department. Bob is a member of the Bethel Assembly of God and has served on the Haysville City Council for 15 years (2000-2004 and 2011-present). He believes Haysville is a great place to live and raise a family.

  • City of Haysville | Found Dogs

    Found Dogs OPEN POSITION Animal Control Officer 200 W. Grand Avenue 316.529.5912 For more information contact Haysville Police at 316.529.5912

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