Public Works

Public Works Dept (Highway Dept), Solid Waste Landfill, and Lyons/Rice County Airport

718 W. 5th Street
Lyons, KS 67554
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

Phone: 620.257.2231
Fax: 620.257.3922
dwray@ricecocthse.com

Dennis Wray
Public Work Administrator
Dee McKeever
Office
Donna Shell
Office
ROAD UPDATES: All road construction is completed and all roads are open.

Road Crossing Permits

Rice County is a County / Township Unit. The Public Works Department ( Highway Dept.) is responsible for the Maintenance of County roads and bridges, 160 miles of asphalt roads and 160 miles of gravel roads. Bridges are the following 64 bridges are rural secondary system, and 156 off system bridges. County bridges are in compliance with Federal Highway Administration and Kansas Dept. of Transportation requirements. Other responsibilities of the Public Works Dept: Solid Waste Landfill, and Lyons/Rice County Airport.

Rice County Solid Waste Landfill

Mailing Address: 718 W. 5th Street; Lyons, KS  67554
Location – ONE MILE WEST OF LYONS ON HIGHWAY 56

Hours:
Mon. – Fri.  8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday  9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Closed on Holidays

Solid Waste Landfill accepts the following items:
Compost
Metal
White Goods
Used Car Batteries
Used oil
Burn pit for trees and brush
Construction/Demolition
WE DO NOT ACCEPT OILFIED PIPE

Solid Waste Assessment Fees

Lyons/Rice County Airport

718 W. 5th Street
Lyons, KS  67554
Business Hours: Mon. – Fri.:  8:00 am -5:00 pm|
For service after hours, please call ahead during business hours
Weekends & Holidays upon request

Phone: 620.257.5002
After Hours: 620.257.2444, 620.791.7203, 620.791.7618

 

William (Bill) Hoeffner
Airport Manager
Randy Reaves
Maintenance Chief
Barbara Reaves
Office Manager

Airport
Elevation 1691
Runway 17R 35L
3000′ Hard Surface
NDB 386 on field
Tie downs Available
Fuel 100 LL & Auto
A & P on Duty
Rental Cars:  620.257.2381 or 620.257.2328
Note: Agricultural Operations