Phone No: 785-309-5700
City of Salina Shared Vision/Strategic Plan
The City of Salina has operated under the Commission-City Manager form of government since 1921. The city was founded April 22, 1858 and incorporated in 1859. We became a city of the third class November 21, 1870; second class, October 11, 1878 and first class July 9, 1920.
The Commission is comprised of five members elected at-large. Candidates receiving the largest and second largest number of votes respectively shall be elected for a four-year term, and the candidate receiving the third largest number of votes respectively shall be elected for a two-year term. Each year, the Commission will choose one member to act as Mayor. The City Manager is appointed by the Governing Body and acts as its primary agent, chief executive and chief administrative officer in accordance with state statute. Other city officers and employees are appointed by the City Manager. Filing deadline for City Commissioner is the first part of the year with City primary approximately March; and runoff approximately the first week in April. Changing of the guard is third week of April yearly (on a Monday).
List of City Commissioners and contact information.
City Commission Agendas, Minutes and current Commission packet information.
City Commission Meetings Broadcastings