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Ottawa, Kansas is known for its historic downtown district, which features a variety of shops, restaurants, and other attractions. The city council is composed of five members, who are elected at-large to serve four-year terms. The council meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers. The council is responsible for setting policy, approving the budget, and enacting ordinances. Below are direct public records resources that can help you find the most up-to-date information.
  • City of Ottawa
    Directory of Ottawa city records and information

  • Ottawa City Clerk Finance Department
    City legal records and files
    101 S Hickory
    Ottawa, KS 66067
    Phone:(785) 229-3600

  • City of Ottawa Police Department
    Law enforcement and public safety
    715 W 2nd St
    Ottawa, KS 66067
    Phone: (785) 242-2561

  • Ottawa Fire Department
    Fire and rescue services
    720 West 2nd
    Ottawa, KS 66067
    Phone: (785) 229-3700

  • Ottawa Area Chamber of Commerce
    Business listings directory
    109 E 2nd St
    PO Box 580
    Ottawa, KS 66067
    Phone: (785) 242-1000
    Fax: (785) 242-4792

  • Ottawa Library
    Reference materials and research assistance
    105 S Hickory
    Ottawa, KS 66067
    Phone: (785) 242-3080

  • The Ottawa Herald
    Current and archived local news and information
    104 S Cedar
    Ottawa, KS 66067
    Phone: (785) 242-4700
    Fax: (785) 242-9420

  • Kansas Bureau of Investigation
    Attn: Criminal History Records Section
    1620 SW Tyler
    Topeka, KS 66612-1837
    Call: 1-800-452-6727 or 785-296-6518
    Hours: 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m. Central Time Zone

  • Office of Judicial Administration
    Telephone: 785.296.2256
    The Kansas Supreme Court
    301 SW 10th Avenue
    Topeka Kansas 66612-1507

  • Center for Missing & Exploited Children
    Quick search for missing children, sex offenders, Amber alerts, records and more public information

  • Kansas Department of Corrections
    900 SW Jackson - 4th Floor Landon State Office Building
    Topeka, KS 66612-1284
    (785) 296-3317
    Toll-free Kansas & Missouri : (888) 317-8204

What is the process for someone who is arrested in Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas to go through the jail and court system?

If you get arrested in Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas, you would go to the Franklin County Jail and the Franklin County Courthouse.

What publicly accessible records can be obtained from the Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas Library?

The Ottawa Public Library in Franklin County, Kansas offers access to public records. The library has a variety of resources available, including online databases, microfilm, and print materials. Additionally, the library offers access to the Kansas State Historical Society's online records.

Where is the nearest fingerprinting office located in Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas?

The Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas fingerprinting office is located at the Franklin County Sheriff's Office.

What are the requirements for obtaining vital records from Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas, and what information is provided in the records?

To obtain vital records from Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas, you must contact the Franklin County Clerk's Office. The vital records available from the Franklin County Clerk's Office include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage certificates, and divorce decrees. To obtain any of these records, you must provide a valid photo ID and proof of your relationship to the person listed on the record. You must also provide a completed application form and the applicable fee.