Emergencies

Fire – Police – Sheriff – Ambulance 911
Poison Control:  785.354.6106
Stormont-Vail HealthCare 785.354.6106
1.800.222.1222
St. Francis Health Center 785.295.8095
1.800.222.1222

Administrative Calls

Topeka Fire Department 785.368.4000
Topeka Police Department 785.368.9551
Shawnee County Sheriff 785.368.2200
Ambulance 785.233.2400
Kansas Highway Patrol 785.296.6800

General Information

Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce 785.234.2644
Visit Topeka Inc. 785.234.1030
1.800.235.1030
Helping Hands Humane Society 785.233.7325
The Kansas Chamber 785.357.6321
Kansas Tourism Division 785.296.2009
Better Business Bureau of Northeast Kansas 800.856.2416
Community Resources Council 785.233.1365
Time and Temperature 785.233.6471
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library 785.580.4400
Topeka Housing Authority (Public Housing) 785.357.8842
United Way of Greater Topeka 785.273.4804
Volunteer Center of Topeka 785.228.5126
Washburn University 785.670.1010
Weather Forecast 785.234.2592

Identification Sources

Drivers License
3907 SW Burlingame, Topeka, 66609
785.266.7380
Voter Registration 785.266.0285
Motor Vehicle Tags 785.251.5415
Social Security Administration
– Local Office, 600 SW Commerce Place
– Deaf or hard of hearing
– Website
1.800.722.1213
1.800.325.0078
www.ssa.gov

 

Public Buildings

Kansas Expocentre
– Ticketmaster (phone orders)
– Event Hotline
– Box Office
– Administrative
– Website
800.745.3000
785.235.3976
785.297.1000
785.235.1986
www.ksexpo.com
Topeka Performing Arts Center
– Ticketmaster (phone orders)
– Administrative
– Website
800.772.1213
785.234.2787
www.tpactix.org
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library 785.580.4400
Shawnee County Courthouse Information 785.233.8200
State of Kansas Information 785.296.0111

Recreation

YMCA (main branch) 785.354.8591
YWCA 785.233.1750
Shawnee County Parks & Recreation 785.267.1156
Heartland Park Topeka
– Administrative/Tickets
– Website
785.862.4781
www.hpt.com
Fitness Clubs (Only Chamber members are listed.)
– Changes of Topeka
– Great Life Golf and Fitness at Berkshire
– Great Life Golf and Fitness at Shawnee Golf Club
– Great Life Golf and Fitness at Western Hills
– YMCA (main branch)
– YWCA
785.233.6600
785.267.7888
785.233.2373
785.478.4000
785.354.8591
785.233.1750

Referrals

Interfaith of Topeka 785.324.5211
*The Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce will provide, at no cost, a Religious Services Directory. Call 785.234.2644 or email to request the list.
Kansas Dental 785.272.7360
Health Connections-Stormont Vail HealthCare
(physician referral/health care questions)
785.354.5225
Shawnee County Medical Society 785.235.0996
Topeka Area Association of REALTORS, Inc. 785.267.3215
Childcare Aware of Northeast and NorthCentral Kansasl (child care) 785.357.5171
Jayhawk Area Agency on Aging (aging resources) 785.235.1367

Transportation

Bus (Intracity)
Topeka Metropolitan Transit Authority Scheduling & Route Information 785.354.9571
The Lift (Riders with Disabilities) 785.233.2011
Bus (Intercity)
Greyhound-Trailways Lines
600 SE Quincy, Topeka, 66603
785.233.2301
Taxi Service
Yellow Cab of Topeka 785.357.4444
Capital City Taxi 785.267.3777
Monarch Transportation Services 785.266.0017

Air Service

Forbes Field
Metropolitan Topeka Airport Authority (Topeka Regional Airport)
785.862.2362
Phillip Billard Airport
General Aviation
785.234.2602
Train
Amtrak (Passenger Station)
Reservations
785.357.5362
800.872.7245

Utilities

Westar Energy (new electric service) 1.800.383.1183
(Help available 24 hours/day, 7 days/week)
Kaw Valley Electric Cooperative, Inc. 785.478.3444
Kansas Gas Service (new gas service) 1.800.794.4780
Topeka Water Department (water, sewer, refuse) 785.368.3111
Rural Water District #4 (Shawnee County) 785.286.1729
Shawnee County Refuse Department 785.233.4774
Topeka Waste Systems 785.233.2811
Cox Communications, Inc. (Cable) 786.368.1000
Phone service: There are multiple carriers; check local phone directory for list of providers. Phone directories are available at the Topeka Chamber of Commerce office, 120 SE Sixth Avenue, Suite 110.  If you would like us to mail you a phone directory, there is a $6.00 per book charge for shipping; call us with credit card information and we’ll do same day shipping!