Friday, April 03, 2020



1233 South C Street

Wellington, KS 67152

Ph#620-326-2253, Fax#620-326-7844





General Information

Mission Statement; Hours; Telephone Numbers; Staff Information;


Favorite Links

Sumner County; KDOT


Contact Information

Report Damage to Roads & Bridges; Emergency Road Hazard Policy;

Current Projects
Bridge Closings, Major Road Repairs, Bridge Rebuilding;


Motor Pool Division


Traffic Division

Division Responsibilities; Additional Work; Traffic Controls


Bridge I & II Division

Division Responsibilities; Additional Work; Bridge Maintenance

Utility Division

Gravel Road Division

Division Responsibilities; Additional Work; Gravel Maintenance


Pavement Division

Division Responsibilities; Additional Work; Pavement Maintenance

Engineering Division

Utility Permit; Driveway Permit

Administrative Division



Officer Listing


                               General Information:

Mission Statement: To maintain and improve the roads, bridges and drainage structures in Sumner County to the highest level possible with the funds available; and to provide technical assistance and support to the Townships, other County Departments, and citizens of Sumner County (in accordance with Kansas State Statutes).

Hours:  7:00 AM to 5:30 PM Monday-Thursday. Closed Friday-Saturday-Sunday.

Telephone Numbers: Office: 620-326-2253 Shop: 620-326-2951 Traffic: 620-399-1083 Fax: 620-326-7844



Road and Bridge Department Staff:


Melvin Matlock,                     


Doug Finch,                     
Road and Bridge Supt. 


Nita Simonton,
Engineering Supt. 


Bill Wolf,
Manager Motor Pool Division

Jim Lamb, 

Manager Traffic Division

Willie Knox,
Manager Utility Division

Jay Wyckoff,
Manager Bridge I Division

Kendal Smith,
Manager Bridge II Division

Pat Barkley,
Manager Gravel Road Division

Lowell Gehring
Manager Pavement Division

Robert Trafecanty, Jr.
Manager Engineering Division

Chris Carter,
Office Manager

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Last updated: Sept 18, 2019