City of Gardner


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About Us

Gardner, Kansas is one of the most rapidly-growing communities in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Located along Interstate 35, just 30 miles from downtown Kansas City, Gardner is a historic community with a keen vision for the future. Its roots stretch back over 150 years to its founding in 1857 along the route of the Santa Fe and Oregon/California Trails. Presently, Gardner is home to nearly 21,000 residents and includes seven elementary schools, three middle schools and one high school. Gardner is committed to maintaining its traditional small-town values while focusing on providing for future growth and development.

Gardner is Accessible, Affordable, Safe, Friendly and Growing.


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Rep/Contact Info

Kathleen or Morgan
Utilities - NRB Contact
Mr. Lynn Atchison
Mark Baldwin
Council Member
Lori Bicknell
Code Compliance Officer
Jenny Cappelatti
Bob Case
Mick Chapman
Building Inspector
Amy Craft
Special Events Coordinator
Jody Demaline
Public Works Superintendent
Erica Drinkard
Community Police Officer
Amy Foster
Utility Billing
Gonzalo Garcia
Utilities Director
Mike Gardner
Engineering Technician II
Randy Gregorcyk
Council Member
Jake Hayes
Adraina Holopirek
Recreation Superintendent
Jen Jordan
Grant Coordinator
Dave Knopick
Community Development Director
  • Phone: (913) 856-0919
Jeff LeMire
Utilities Manager
Morgan Loyd
Customer Service Rep. - Utilities
Tim McEldowney
City Engineer
Justin Mohney
Shruthi Nagaraju
HR Partner
Amy Nasta
Deputy City Administrator
Jim Pruetting
City Administrator
Alexis Rivera
Animal Control Officer
Tory Roberts
Council Member
Zach Roberts
Sharon Rose
City Clerk
Nancy Torneden
Kathy Wilmoth
Administrative Assistant - Police Department
Lori Winsler
Senior Accountant
Matt Wolff
Finance Director