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Email Notification

Municipal Services has developed a mailing list for municipal officials and CPAs engaged in governmental practice.  With the mailing list, Municipal Services will send occasional e-mail notices regarding workshops and seminars, budget-related information and reminders, and other information that is specific to Kansas municipalities. If you would like to be included in these communications please register for the service below.





Welcome to Municipal Services

2019 Budget Workbooks

2018 Budget Workshops

The 2018 Budget Workshops are open for registration.  Please select the workshop location you wish to attend to access the online registration system.  Early registration in recommended, since certain locations have limited seating.     

May 15, 2018 - Garden City - Workshop at capacity - Closed for additional registrations
May 16, 2018 - Colby
May 17, 2018 - Hays
May 23, 2018 - Salina
May 24, 2018 - Wichita
May 30, 2018 - Topeka
May 31, 2018 - Overland Park

While online registration is strongly encouraged, registration can also be performed by completing the attached workshop brochure and faxing, mailing or emailing to Municipal Services.  Please see attached brochure for address and fax information.   

2018 Budget Workshop Brochure   

Please note that payment is not required at the time of registration.  Payment can be performed via check or credit card form.  Please see the brochure for mailing address and the credit card form for faxing information. 

2018 Budget Workshop Credit Card Form    
If you have questions concerning the workshops, please do not hesitate to contact the Municipal Services Team via the contacts listed below:

Roger Basinger                             Rico Aguayo
785-296-8083                                785-296-6033     


Consumer Price Index (CPI) Rates for the 2019 Budgets

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has released the Consumer Price Index rate for All Urban Consumers for calendar year 2017.   

Based on the information in the attached table, the CPI rate used by counties and cities in their 2019 budgets will be 1.4%.  The CPI rate used by townships and special districts in their 2019 budgets will be 2.1%. 

The CPI rate for counties and cities is based on an average of the rates for the preceding five years (see K.S.A. 79-2925c)..  The CPI rate for townships and special districts is based on the rate for the preceding calendar year (see K.S.A. 79-2925b).  

CPI Table for 2019 Budgets



2017 Budget Workshop

2017 Budget Workshop PowerPoint Presentation

The 2017 Legislative Update will be published once the Legislative Session is complete.



Audit Filings

Budget Filings

Frequently Asked Questions - Budget Law

Frequently Asked Questions - Audit Law




Outside Agency Resources

Contact Us

 Roger Basinger                                                             Rico Aguayo     
 Municipal Services Team                                               Municipal Services Team
 Office of the Chief Financial Officer                                Office of the Chief Financial Officer
 700 SW Harrison, Suite 300                                           700 SW Harrison, Suite 300
Topeka KS 66612                                                           Topeka, KS 66612

Phone: 785-296-8083                                                      Phone: 785-296-6033
Fax: 785-296-1477                                                          Fax: 785-296-1477