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Notice of Special Meeting


THE JEWELL COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WILL HAVE A SPECIAL MEETING ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 27, 2020 AT 11:00 A.M. for the purpose of considering an application to be submitted to Kansas Department of Commerce for Small Cities Community Development Block Grant funds under CV-Economic Development category. 

Jewell County Operations Remain the Same

 The Jewell County Commissioners held a special meeting on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. to discuss Jewell County’s next phase of operations during the COVID-19 Pandemic. It was decided to maintain operations of the Jewell County Courthouse according to Resolution 20-07 dated March 23, 2020 until further order.  (see attached Resolution 20-07) 



Any individual of the public requesting access to the Courthouse must contact the appropriate Department via telephone.

All individuals of the public requesting access to the Courthouse will be subject to the Health Questionnaire developed by the local Public Health Officer. If any question thereon is answered in the affirmative, access shall be denied.

Department heads will have the discretion authority to grant access for the purposes of conducting County business on a case by case basis to any individuals that pass the Health Questionnaire.

Access shall be restricted to ONE individual of the public at a time per Department.  

Jewell County Phone Directory

APPRAISER     785-378-4000

COMMISSIONERS     785-378-4040




EXTENSION DISTRICT   785-378-3174 

HEALTH DEPARTMENT    785-378-4060

REGISTER OF DEEDS     785-378-4070 

SHERIFF (non-emergency)    785-378-3194

TREASURER     785-378-4090

Commissioners meet each Monday 8:30 a.m to 10:30 a.m until further notice.

Archived Commission Minutes

2020 Board of Jewell County Commissioners


Mark Fleming (Chairman) District 3

(Term expires 1/11/2021)

Represents Townships of Burr Oak, Esbon, Grant, Harrison, Highland, Holmwood, Jackson, Montana, Richland, Sinclair, Walnut, Whitemound and the Cities within those townships  

Keith Roe (Vice Chairman) District 2

(Term expires 1/11/2021) 

Represents Townships of Center, and Limestone and the Cities within those townships 

Steve Greene (Member) District 1

(Term Expires 1/9/2023)

Represents Townships of Allen, Athens, Brownscreek, Buffalo, Calvin, Erving, Ionia, Odessa, Prairie, Vicksburg, Washington and the Cities within those townships