City Government

Conway Springs, Kansas is a city of the 3rd class, and is a Mayor-Council composition. The Conway Springs City Council is comprised of five council members (with one member voted by council to act as President) and a Mayor. Regular City Council meetings are held at 6:00pm on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at City Hall. Special meetings are determined as needed, and notifications sent to those on the mailing list. To be added to the special notifications list, email clerk@conwayspringsks.com. All meetings are open to the public, and recorded, aside from protected executive sessions allowed under State Law. Records requests can be made through City Hall.

This group of citizens leads with integrity, keeping the good of the whole community in the forefront of their decision making. Truly dedicated to the well-being and progress of Conway Springs, each council person brings their own perspective, personality and vision to each task, brainstorming together for one collected goal.

Want to join our team? Contact City Hall for the election rotation and application process!

About Our Mayor

Jessica (Jessie) Gerlach, elected in 2018 was born and raised in Conway Springs, attended St. Joseph Elementary, USD 356, and attended Kansas State University with a focus in Music Education and Leadership Studies.

When she returned home to start her family, she became a certified EMT and volunteered for CSEMS from 2008-2017. Shortly after retiring from CSEMS, she ran for Mayor and continued service to her community in this capacity. She is a wife, mother of four, home maker, advocate and leader.

Jessica is committed to integrity, trust and respect. The future of Conway Springs is in the hands of our children and future generations. Investing in this vision, while maintaining the integrity of our history & day-to-day operations is her focus and mission.

Contact Mayor Gerlach directly:

mayor@conwayspringsks.com

Daryle Smith

Council President

First Response

15 years service

d.smith@conwayspringsks.com


Jan Wisely

Council Person

Streets & Signs

9 years service

j.wisely@conwayspringsks.com

TJ Sones

Council Person

Public Utilities

9 years service

t.sones@conwayspringsks.com

Theresa Lange

Council Person

Parks & Pool

3 years service

t.lange@conwayspringsks.com

Open Council Seat

Conway Springs currently has an open city council position. Mayor Gerlach is to appoint a new council person ASAP, and is accepting applicants. This term has 3 years remaining, and this appointment will not go to election, but will be voted on by Council. Applicants must reside w/in city limits.

To apply, email the Mayor directly at mayor@conwayspringsks.com or contact City Hall at 620-456-2345.