FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions
What housing is available in Sedgwick?
A list of landlords is available here.
I just moved to Sedgwick, where do I sign up for utilities?*
The City of Sedgwick provides water, sewer, trash and recycling. A Water Utility Service Form must be filled out and utility [at] cityofsedgwick.org (emailed to the Utility Clerk). You will be required to pay a $126.50 administration fee/first month's base fees, which can be paid online in the Online Payments/Billing tab (click Court/Misc button) and we will need a copy of your identification. You may take a picture of your drivers license and email to the Utility Clerk or bring ID to office so we can copy.
What trash carts do we need, how much does it cost and when is trash picked up?
The city contracts with Waste Connections for trash and recycling. You will be provided with a Recycling Cart and a Trash cart. You will be asked what size of trash you would like when you sign up with the city for utilities. The choices you have are:
- 95 Gallon (same size as the recycle cart) $13.50 per month
- 65 Gallon $12.50 per month
- 35 Gallon $11.50 per month
The Recycle Cart is $4 per month. If you choose a size and decide to upgrade later, Waste Connections charges a $25 fee to upgrade.
NOTE: Have your trash/recycle cart at the curb by 6am on Thursday morning. Trash pickup for Thanksgiving is on Friday!
How do I notify the Police Department to watch my house while I am on vacation?
A vacation form is available at Sedgwick City Hall or you can print off a copy of the form here: Vacation Form. This form gives the Police Department information on how long you will be gone, who to contact if there are problems, and who is allowed to come and go from your house.
How do I find out about community events happening in Sedgwick?
This website is a good source of information along with Facebook page: City of Sedgwick, Kansas
What companies offer internet service in Sedgwick?
There are several options for internet in this area. Please visit the page for Internet providers.