Candidate packets for the upcoming General Election for seats of Mayor and two Council Members will be available for pick up at City Hall on January 10, 2022 and deadline to turn them back in will be January 29, 2022 at 12pm.

Employment Opportunities: The City of Keyser is accepting applications/resumes for the following part-time positions:


Part-time water treatment plant operator. This position requires a Class II operators license and will work approximately 24 hours per week.

Part-time grant writer to assist the City on an as-needed basis with various grants.

Applications may be picked up at City Hall. Applications and/or resumes can be turned in at City Hall or emailed to finance@cityofkeyser.com

Attention local roofing contractors: The City of Keyser would like to replace the roof on the Mill Meadow Gazebo. New roof installation will be metal with some fascia work. For details and/or to provide an estimate, please contact Jim Hannas at the city garage (304) 790- 7073.

The City of Keyser is the county seat of Mineral County, West Virginia. 

It is part of the ‘Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area’.  The City of Keyser was incorporated on February 3, 1913.

You Should Know...

You can now sign up to receive a text, email or call when the City of Keyser issues a boil water notice!  Click here to sign up.


Revisions on the building permit ordinance were read & approved during the 12/8/21 Council Meeting - click here to view the proposed revised ordinance.

The 12/22 meeting is cancelled.


Per Health Dept recommendation, the City of Keyser is requiring masks to be worn by everyone entering City Hall, regardless of vaccination status.


The meetings will be closed to the public with the exception of public media personnel. Any citizen questions can be submitted prior to the meeting via filling out the “contact us” form.   The meeting will be live broadcasted onto the City of Keyser Facebook Page.

The City of Keyser has received $1,084,584.39 of 
American Rescue Funds.  The document located within the below link is the American Rescue Funds Compliance and Reporting Guidance and eligible uses chart that we received - the City is requesting the public to review the documents and give us feedback on how the citizens feel the money would best be used while staying in compliance with the requirements.


Click the button above to see pictures and information regarding the parks that are located within the City. 

Click the button above to see upcoming events being held within the City.

Council Meetings are held the second & fourth Wednesday of each month at 6PM unless there is a schedule change.


From The Mayor's Desk

"As Mayor, I would like to welcome you to the City of Keyser. Here you will find events, current information pertaining to the city such as our Streets, Police, Water, and Sanitary departments."