Public Services

Emergency Services

Emergency services (ambulance, sheriff, fire, etc.) may be contacted by dialing 911. These services are located in New Strawn and Burlington. The non-emergency phone number for the Coffey County Sheriff’s Office is 620.364.2123.

Medical

The Coffey County Hospital and Medical Center are located four miles to the south in Burlington. Call 620.364.2121 or visit their website at www.coffeyhealth.org.

Public Schools

School-aged children in New Strawn attend the public schools in Burlington. USD 244 provides bus transportation for students to the Burlington elementary, middle, and high schools. Enrollment and transportation information is available from the superintendent’s office. Call 620.364.8478 or visit their website at www.usd244ks.org.

Utilities

Water, sewer and trash services are provided by the City of New Strawn and billed on a monthly basis. Click here to see City Utilities rates. Contact City Hall at 620.364.8283 to arrange for your services.

Electricity

Lyon-Coffey Electric Cooperative, located in Burlington, provides electric service for New Strawn residents and businesses. Please contact Lyon-Coffey Electric Cooperative at 620.364.5121, 620.364.2116, or visit their website at www.lyon-coffey.coop.

Natural Gas & Propane

Natural gas service is provided by Atmos Energy. Please contact Customer Service office at 888.442.1313 for service or visit their website at www.atmosenergy.com. Call 800.662.6185 to report an emergency.

Propane gas is furnished by Neosho Valley Energy. Neosho Valley Energy can be contacted at 888.533.1374.Neo

Cable & Satellite TV

Mediacom is the sole provider of cable television services in our area. Call 800.234.2157 to arrange for cable TV service or visit their website at mediacomtoday.com

Other options for cable include satellite TV through Dish Network, ValNet, MT Networks (limited service areas at this time) and TEC Satellite Service.

Telephone Services

CenturyLink is the provider of local telephone service in our area. New service can be arranged by calling 877-787-3987 for new residential or 800.786.6272 for new business service. Services can also be arranged through CenturyLink’s website at www.centurylink.com.

Long distance services can be bundled with your CenturyLink local service or purchased through another provider such as AT&T or MCI. Visit their websites at www.att.com or www.mci.com.

Internet Service Providers

High speed internet is provided by Mediacom and can be bundled with your cable TV service. See contact information above.

Since cable is not available in all rural areas around New Strawn, satellite Internet service is also available in our area. WildBlue is sold by Lyon-Coffey Electric (620.364.5121 or www.lyon-coffey.coop) and TEC Satellite Services.

High speed internet service at 10, 20 & 30 mgb is also available through ValNet (888.332.1616 or www.valnet.net).

Airport

The Coffey County Airport is located north of New Strawn. Call 620.364.5346 for more information.

Waste Management

Waste management services are provided through the City of New Strawn. Trash is picked up on Fridays in New Strawn. Please have your waste containers at the curb by 7 a.m.

2017 Holiday Schedule for Trash Pick-up

Friday, January 6 (normal)

Saturday, June 3 (Memorial Day Adjusted Pick-up)

Saturday, July 8 (Independence Day Adjusted Pick-up)

Saturday, September 9 (Labor Day Adjusted Pick-up)

Saturday, November 25 (Thanksgiving Adjusted Pick-up)

Saturday, December 30 (Christmas Adjusted Pick-up)