Planning & Zoning Commission

The City of Galena is accepting applications for the Planning &  Zoning Commission. Of the 3 positions currently available, 1 must live inside city limits and the other 2 positions must live outside the city limits but within 3 miles of corporate limits. Interested persons may come by the City Clerk’s Office 211 W 7th Street and fill out an application.  The Application is also available in the Documents Tab of this Web Site.

Police Officer Position Open

The City of Galena is now accepting applications for a full-time police officer. Patrol duties include enforcing laws, investigations of crimes, accidents and providing public assistance.

TYPE:  Full Time

SALARY:  Starting wage ranges from $12.12 – $13.79


Applicants must have high school diploma or GED, 21 years of age, valid driver’s license, U.S. citizen and no Felony convictions. KLETC preferred but not required. Applicants must successfully complete a preliminary background check Applicants recommended for hire will be required to successfully complete a post offer drug screen, written, psychological, and physical exams.  Have ability to communicate well in person, over the phone and over the radio with public and other Law Enforcement employees.


Apply at the City Clerk’s Office, 210 W 7th Street, Galena, KS or print an application from the City Web Site: and/or mail resume to:  City of Galena, c/o Human Resource Dept., 210 Turner Drive, Galena, KS 66739 or email resume to  Deadline for applications is August 1, 2016.  The City of Galena is an Equal Opportunity Employer