Maybe! The City of Salina sends out Notices to Contractors for work we want done both via an e-mail list and through media publishing. Contractors are chosen through a sealed bidding process. If you're interested in getting those e-mails, call us or e-mail the City Clerk's Office and we can add you to the mailing list!
General, specialty, tree trimming/treating, and skilled trades contractor licenses are valid for three (3) calendar years. Drinking establishment and alcoholic beverage retailer licenses are valid for two (2) years, concurrent with the license issued by the State of Kansas. Loudspeaker and amplified sound licenses are valid for the duration of the event. All other licenses are valid until the end of the year in which you apply.
The City of Salina requires a Certificate of Liability insurance with a minimum coverage of $500,000 per occurrence/$1,000,000 in the aggregate, naming the City of Salina as an additional insured and certificate holder.
What is necessary varies by the license desired. However, in general, specialty and general contractors must have a qualified individual who has taken an ICC or equivalent test for their desired license, or otherwise must have a Bachelor's Degree or better in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Science, or Construction Management. Skilled trades contractors must have a master tradesperson as their qualifying individual. Masters and journeymen must show proof of passing the required ICC or equivalent testing. Roofing contractors must also be registered with the State of Kansas. Insurance is required for all licensed contractors and registered craftsmen. For more specific questions, please call us at (785) 309-5735.
If you suspect that you have a warrant for your arrest, there are options available to resolve the problem. Warrants for minor traffic infractions and time to pay issues can often be canceled upon payment in full. Other cases require an appearance before the judge. If you believe that you have an outstanding warrant, please contact the Municipal Court Officer at (785) 826-7230.
Visit our Community and Development Services department in room 205 of the City-County Building.