In an effort to help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus, public visitors to Jackson County facilities are required to wear a mask and maintain social distancing of at least six feet, and public occupancy is limited. Anyone wishing to contact or conduct business with the County is strongly encouraged to do so by phone, email, fax, or regular mail.
County Offices Closed Monday, Jan. 18, 2021
All county offices, including the courthouses in Kansas City and Independence, will be closed Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Captain Bob Tuttle Retires
County Executive Frank White, Jr., presents Captain Bob Tuttle with a plaque for his retirement and Legislative Chairman Dan Tarwater III presented a proclamation during Monday's Legislative Meeting. Captain Tuttle is retiring after 42 years with the Jackson County Sheriff's Department.
New Chief Administrative Officer
Sylvya Stevenson has been hired as the new Chief Administrative Officer for Jackson County.
The Jackson County Health Department is providing information on receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
Jackson County Health Dept. Releases New Safer at Home Recovery Plan
The Jackson County Health Department, working with the County Executive, the Legislature, and officials in Jackson County's municipalities, has released updated guidance for residents and businesses to slow the spread of COVID-19.