Help make your visit to the Unified Government (UG) website more enjoyable by familiarizing yourself with the following functionality.
- Getting Started
- Navigating The Website
- Website Tools
Website AccessibilityThe Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kansas is committed to providing access to our web pages for individuals with disabilities. We recognize the importance of making our website available to the largest possible audience and our goal is to attempt to design the website to be accessible by everyone.
Getting Started The Unified Government website is rich with features and functionality. There are a variety of levels where users can control the website view and have the ability to see select items of interest. It is quick and easy to get started.
The Home Page of the Unified Government website features a Media Center section. You can access information related to news events, activities, and top stories of the month in this section.
You will also find a section that allows you to stay connected with your local government. Here you can sign-up to receive the UG’s weekly electronic newsletter, access to The Citizen newsletter publication, information about UGTV, archived news release, and other news related information and activities. Please take time to complete our internet survey. Your feed back is very important to us.
The More Resources section provides browsers with quick access to some of the top initiatives and programs supported and approved by the UG Board of Commission. The Other Key Links section contains additional links to access Agendas and Minutes, Ordinances and other important useful information.
Navigating the Website The Unified Government website can be navigated by a variety of tools and from multiple entry points. The intuitive design of the navigation allows information to be easily accessed from a variety of directions or portal pages.
Portals There are several category tabs (landing pages) in the primary website navigation. The Business, Residents, Visitors, Government, Departments, and Employment tabs take you directly to information that’s related to the tab.
- Home: The Home Page can be accessed from anywhere within the website.
- Visitors: People visiting the area have an easy guide to services to make a stay easier.
- Residents: Overview of links and information of interest to Monroe County residents.
- Business: Easy access to information that can be beneficial to the success of your business\
- Government: Overview of Government services and information.
- Departments: Easy-to-access various Departments and Divisions.
- Employment: Update information on a variety of Employment opportunities within the Unified Government.
I Want To…
This section is located on the left center of the home page. Browsers are able to access information quick and easy by selection the link that’s related to their question of choice.
The Departments within the Unified Government can be viewed in a simple and easy-to-browse fashion. Open the Department Navigation by clicking on the Department link on the home page. You will find quick links to Unified Government departments and agencies within the website. You can also browse for listings of addresses and phone numbers by selecting the appropriate link at the left.
Additional Featured Links
There is a Language Translation link located at the bottom of each web page. Select the flag related to the language of choice. The translation application will translate text and web pages. This translator supports: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian, Dutch, Greek, Japanese, Korean, and Chinese languages.
If the link goes to an outside website you will be notified that you are leaving the Unified Government website and going to an outside website. Links within the Unified Government website go directly to the page within the website.
We have added social media share buttons for your convenience. You can easily share the information we’ve posted on our website with your friends and family by linking back to the content on major social networking and media sites.
You also have the option of printing the information by selecting the printer image.
There are many tools throughout the Unified Government website that allow for the viewing of 'real-time data' and applications.
Sign up to the ENews Source newsletter. You will receive updates on Unified Government News and events automatically to your email address. You can also cancel your subscription anytime.
Pay Your Taxes
The 'Pay Your Taxes” link allows you to search and select categorized information pertaining property tax information in the Treasury department. There are two categories to view information:
- Pay Your Taxes link
- Treasury Department
Each one is easy to browse and search. Search information and services by Category or through the search engine.
Tax Estimator The tax estimator is an online service that can be used to see what you owe in property taxes or to estimate what you will owe in the coming year.
3-1-1 Call Center Online
You will see the 3-1-1 link display throughout the UG website. This link is located on the home page and on the left navigation of most web pages within the site. 3-1-1 provides a simple and easy three-digit access to a live person that can answer general questions.
The Unified Government of Wyandotte County established the 311 Call Center to provide constituents easy access to all government services Monday – Friday, between 8:00am and 5:00 pm. A translation service is available to assist non-English speaking callers. Residents within Wyandotte County just dial 3-1-1 or 573-5311. If you are outside the local calling area, please dial 913-573-5311.