Love where you live.

Welcome to Baldwin City, whether you just moved here or your family has been here for generations! Home of Baker University, the Maple Leaf Festival, and over 150 years of community roots, all on the Santa Fe Trail.

Here are a few of the questions we hear often, with the best answers we have. Need to pay your bill? Go here.


Budget & Finance

Burn Permits

City Clerk

Municipal Court


Planning and Development

Police Department


Utility Billing

Winter Weather

Pay a Utility Bill

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Maple Leaf Festival

Print your own handy guide to the annual Baldwin City Maple Leaf Festival, including a map.

Important Numbers

Baker University 785-594-6451

Century Link (800)788-3500

Chamber of Commerce 785-594-3200

City Hall 785-594-6427

Douglas County Clerk 785-832-5267

Economic Development Corporation

Fire Station 785-594-3678

Kansas Gas Service (800)794-4780

Library 785-594-3411

Maple Leaf Committee 785-594-7564

Mediacom (800)234-2157

Ottawa Sanitation (800)494-3227

Police Department 785-594-3850


Post Office 785-594-6561

Power Plant 785-594-3261

Public Works 785-594-6907

Recreation Commission 785-594-3670

RG Fiber 785-594-5414

Swimming Pool 785-594-3600

USD 348 785-594-2721

Utility Questions 785-594-6427