Friday, April 03, 2020

KANSAS GOVERNOR LAURA KELLY'S EXECUTVE ORDER 20-16  Statewide "stay home" order unless performing an essential activity (read the order for details)

MARION COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT PRESS RELEASE:  1st Confirmed Positive Case in Marion County

Information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) from the Marion County Health Department.


PUBLIC ATTENDANCE OF COUNTY COMMISSION MEETINGS BY TELECOMMUNICATION ONLY.  Pursuant to KS Governor Order 20-16, in-person attendance at the County Commission meetings will not be allowed at this time.  We encourage attendance by telecommunication which also allows public interaction.
To join the County Commission meetings from your computer, tablet or smartphone, go to or by phone dial 1-866-899-4679.  The access code is 639-484-901#.

Please contact individual County offices directly for any questions or assistance.

Marion County Micro-loan

Marion County has a Micro-loan program designed to assist low to moderate income small business owners by providing loans and technical assistance to establish or expand businesses in the County and help ensure success over time.
Loan funds can be used for:

  • Advertising
  • Expansion Equipment
  • General Working Capital
  • Increasing Inventory
  • Start-Up Equipment                     

Loan Size:

  • Up to $15,000 for an existing or start-up business
  • No limit on total project debt
  • Other funds available through companion programs for projects that qualify
  • Interest rate is Prime + 1.0%

Note:  Other County funds may be available with requirements similar to the Micro-loan program.