|Type of Local Government||Mayor/Council|
|Comprehensive City Plan||Yes|
|City Zoning Adopted and Enforced||Yes|
|Full-Time Fire Department Personnel||No – Volunteer|
|Volunteer Fire Department Personnel
(Coffey County Fire Department-Burlington Station)
|Fire Insurance Class Outside the City:||9|
|Full-Time Police Personnel||8|
|Full-Time Sheriff Patrol Personnel||9 (County)|
APPLYING FOR PUBLIC OFFICE
To declare candidacy for office of Mayor or Council Member, the following actions must be taken or contact the County Election Officer at (620)364-2191.
1. Candidate’s declaration of intention
2. Statement of substantial interests for local office
3. Affidavit of exemption from filing receipts and expenditures reports by a candidate
4. A $20.00 filing fee must be paid or a nomination petition must be completed with the required number of duly registered voters from Ward/City of representation.