This time of year, the days are short and the weather unpredictable. We know there’s a lot of uncertainty and anxiety that comes with the disruption of plans when bad weather hits. Here are some answers to questions we get every year, and some insight into the planning and process of being
Effective Immediately and Until Further Notice
For public safety due to the current infection outbreak and due to staffing availability, the Baldwin City Police Department is closed to walk-in traffic. No vehicle inspections or fingerprinting services will be performed
Under the supervision of the Lead Journeyman Lineman, the Journeyman Lineman is a non-exempt position under FLSA. This position is responsible for maintaining, building, and repairing the electric distribution system. This position operates equipment, digs
LAWRENCE, KS – An emergency public health order that requires face coverings for those ages 2 and older inside public spaces in Douglas County will go into effect Friday, Jan. 7, to help protect the community as COVID-19 cases have rapidly increased during the past
In light of the recent spike of COVID infections in the County and the Douglas County mask mandate effective Friday, January 7th, we are temporarily modifying our current operating procedures at the Baldwin City Police Department.
- All fingerprinting services are suspended until
The Baldwin City Police Department was dispatched to a one vehicle accident at about midnight last night in the 300 block of Washington. The vehicle apparently left the roadway and struck a power pole shearing the pole in
The City of Baldwin City, Kansas (the City) is requesting proposals from architecture and engineering firms interested, experienced, and knowledgeable in working with public entities in the design and construction or renovation of facilities for use as a community center.
There have been a number of power outages over the last week, especially on the west side of Baldwin City. These are not due to a single cause.
- Early in the morning on November 11th, there was a regulator fire on Evergy’s system outside town, Read More
At 6am on Thursday, November 18th, there will be a short power outage (around five minutes) in order to safely remove a line related to the construction at Baker University’s stadium project. This will affect customers located between High Street and 56 Highway, and from 1st Street to 5th Street.
Coming soon, a program to bring lower-cost homes to town!
Tenants to Homeowners will soon have homes in Baldwin City available for purchase by qualifying buyers. Click on the image to view more photos.
If you’re unfamiliar with their community housing trust and home
Around 4:25am Thursday, November 11th, power went out in Baldwin City due to a regulator fire on Evergy’s equipment outside town. The power surge caused our main breaker to open and locked it out. The on call city electric crew member had to come in and manually close the breaker once
Go to the City tab at the top of our page, choose Council, and then Meetings. You'll be able to watch council videos live or archived there.
Or you could bookmark this link: https://www.baldwincity.org/council-events to keep track of what City Council is up to!
Wondering which streets are about to be one way? Where to find handicapped parking?
(Answer: Indiana and Grove Streets, between 6th and 9th)
Here's the official Maple Leaf map, as well as a schedule overview.