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.

Duties and Responsibilities of the County Clerk

  • County Election Officer
  • Payroll
  • Accounts Payable
  • Financial Reports
  • Audit All Budgets and Calculate Tax Levies
  • Balance and Distribute Motor Vehicle Tax
  • Provide Budget Assistance to Townships, Cities and Special Districts.
  • Prepare Real Estate and Personal Property Tax Rolls
  • Prepare State Assessed, In Lieu of Tax and Special Assessment Tax Rolls
  • Maintain Tax Accounts
  • Serve as Official Secretary to the Board of County Commissioners
  • Keep the Official Records of the Board
  • Maintain Inventory and Fixed Assets
  • Assist With Special District Creation
  • Maintain Tax Unit Maps
  • Handle Road Petitions/Vacations 
  • Issue Permits and Licenses

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