Maize is a unique, progressive city enjoying
metropolitan status in a rural surrounding. We are a civic-minded
community with numerous citizens who volunteer their time for an array of
activities. Our city officials and city staff continue to strengthen the
value of teamwork and civic loyalty, as we provide essential services ensuring
all citizens a secure environment in which to live, work and play.
Excellent schools, low crime rate and easy access to the entire metro area makes
Maize a unique place to live. We welcome you to Maize and invite you to
visit our local businesses.
~ Mayor Clair Donnelly
Bring blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy the free Wichita Ballet in the Park again this year!
The Wichita Ballet will perform The
Wizard of Oz. Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 2:00pm
in the Maize City Park, 401 S Khedive.
The performance will last about 45 minutes and is usually followed by a meet and greet with company dancers. If you attended the event last year you know you will want to arrive early to get a good spot. See you there!
Officials from Maize, Wichita, and Japan met
July 12th for the
official ground breaking of the new
Kyodo Yushi Manufacturing Americas headquarters and advanced manufacturing facility. Kyodo Yushi is one of the world’s leading grease manufacturers with over 70 years of experience. This new venture is a partnership with local company
Lubrication Engineers, Inc. to produce lubricants for the automotive industry.
Business interest in the Maize Industrial Park near
53rd Street North and 119th Street West has intensified over the
last four years with more to come. Other businesses
include Reiloy USA,
Industries, and Aero-Tech
Welcome to these and all new businesses in Maize. We're
happy to have you. Good things continue to happen in
Come out for an evening of great music and fun with the
family with Glenn Alexander, a Maize native, on
September 23, 2017 at 7pm. in the Maize City Park, 401
The concert is FREE and there will be an Art Crawl from 4pm
to 7pm along the Academy Design District. Food Trucks will
be at event.
Glenn is a successful singer-songwriter and guitar
player in the blues/soul genre and tours world-wide. His
parents, Leland and Shirley Alexander, still reside in Maize.
For more information please visit
This concert is supported in part from a grant through the National Endowment for the Arts.
From the City Administrator - July 2017:
Good things are happening in Maize.
2013 Census: 3,823
Estimated as of July 1, 2016:
4,438Year Established: 1870
Year Incorporated: 1886County:
KansasZip Code: 67101Area Code:
316Sales Tax: 7.5%School District:
2662015 Total Mill Levy: 156.862
Census 2015 Demographic Profile HighlightsHistory
Splash Pad will officially close for the
season on September 4, 2017.
The Maize Splash Pad is open from 9
a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.
The splash pad is located in the Maize
City Park at 401 S Khedive.
The city has made improvements to the park including brand
new public restrooms and surveillance cameras around the park to
enhance safety and security.
In August the City Council passed a
$6.9 million city budget for 2017.
This is a budget that will not increase the tax mill levy rate.
At the same time the 2017 budget will maintain city service
levels, in the face of ever increasing demands.
More Information >
Public Tornado Shelters are located in the
basement of the Community Building at 401 S. Khedive and City
Hall, 10100 W Grady Ave. Enter via the storm shelter entrance on
the front side of the building near the flag poles.
City Council meetings
are held every third Monday of the month: 7:00 p.m.
Mayor's Briefing Workshop is held every
Wednesday at 11:00 am at the City Hall Administration
Conference Room and is open to the public.
Planning Commission meetings
are held every first Thursday of the month: 7:00 p.m.
Park & Tree Board meetings
are held every second Tuesday of the month: 5:30 p.m.
Through the integration of its population into every aspect of quality education, civic improvements, community appearance, commerce and recreation, Maize shall preserve its small town atmosphere and become the best small city in Kansas.
"Where Community Counts"
10100 W Grady Ave. ∙ P.O. Box 245 ∙ Maize, KS 67101
p: 316.722.7561 ∙ f: 316.722.0346
© Copyright 2015