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City adjusting some operations in response to COVID cases

Post Date:07/02/2020 4:27 PM

Because of the recent increase in local COVID-19 cases, the City of Newton will make some operational changes beginning Monday, July 6.

City Hall will remain open to the public, but residents are strongly encouraged to pay bills and do other business online or over the phone to limit in-person exposures. Visitors to City Hall are encouraged to wear face masks when social distancing is not possible.

The City Service Center will be closed to the public. Requests for service should be called in to 316-284-6070 or submitted online at

Newton Police Department will be answering questions and taking non-emergency reports over the phone as much as possible. If you have a request, please call 316-284-6030 weekdays from 8 am to 5 pm. Emergency calls can always go through 911.

Fire/EMS stations will remain closed to the public, as they have been since March.

For the latest information about COVID-19 in Kansas, visit