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.
Regional Power Grid Presentation by Evergy
Janet Waddell from Evergy spoke to the Jackson County Legislature on Monday about last week's severe weather event, rolling blackouts, and Jackson County's protection from prolonged outages caused by energy shortages. Watch presentation video here.
Regional Vaccine Registration
A growing network of health care providers can administer the vaccine when it is your turn. Current registration lists available for vaccine distribution events in our area are linked here.
Jackson County's Food Assistance Program
The Jackson County Food Assistance Program focuses on feeding the most vulnerable populations. The deadline for organizations to apply for funding is March 3, 2021.
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.