Monday, August 21, 2017
     
District One
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Ervan D. Stuewe

1041 Kansas Ave
Alma, KS  66401
785-765-2209

estuewe@wbcounty.org

Alta Vista City, Alma City, Alma Township, Farmer Township, Garfield Township, Washington Township 

Term of Office will be January 2019



District Two

Rodney L. Allen

15482 K4 Hwy
Maple Hill, KS  66507
785-256-6354

rallen@wbcounty.org

Mill Creek Township, Lake Wabaunsee, Mission Creek Township, Plumb Township, Harveyville City, Rock Creek Township, Wilmington Township and Eskridge City.

Term of Office will be January 2021



District Three

James H. Suber

11647 Bouchey Rd
Maple Hill, KS  66507
785-256-4457

jsuber@wbcounty.org

Maple Hill Township, Maple Hill City, Paxico City, Paxico Precinct, Kaw Township, and Wabaunsee Township.


Term of Office will be January 2021



Duties of the Commission

The Statutory powers of the Commission can be found in K.S.A. 19-212.  The powers include but are not limited to the following:

  • To make orders concerning property belonging to the county as deemed appropriate, which includes establishing regulations by resolution for the use of the property and providing penalties for violations of these resolutions including Zoning Regulations.
  • Examine and settle all accounts (receipts and expenses) of the county and after settled to issue orders.
  • Purchase sites and builds and repair county buildings, insure the buildings.
  • Apportion and order the levying of taxes.
  • Represent the county and take care of the county property, and manage the business and concerns of the county, in all cases where no other provision is made by law.
  • To set off, organize and change the boundaries of township, appoint township officer who will serve until the next general election.
  • Establish election precincts.
  • Servers as County Board of Canvassers
  • Lay out, alter or discontinue any road running through one or more townships and to provide other duties with respect to roads.
  • Enter into contracts concerning any county business.
  • Contract for protection and promotion of the public health and welfare.
  • Perform other duties as are or may be prescribed by law.
  • Various recurring monthly duties
  • County Commissioners are the fence viewers in each township of the county; two members are authorized to act.
  • Approves annual budget.
  • Issues Bonds
  • Creates special districts
  • Sets salaries of all county employees and officials
Disaster Relief Application
Disaster Relief Application - Monday, July 21, 2014

Disaster Relief Application

The owner of any taxable homestead which is destroyed or substantially destroyed due to an earthquake, flood, tornado, fire or storm, or any other destructive event which the Kansas governor has declared a disaster may make application to the Board of County Commissioners for the abatement of property taxes levied, or a credit against property taxes during any or all of the next three (3) years.  Please click here for the Disaster Relief Application

Completed Applications should be returned to:

Wabaunsee County Commissioners
PO Box 278
Alma, KS  66401   

 
 

Time and Place of Meetings

The County Commission meets every Monday at 10:00 a.m. in the County Commission Room located on the second floor of the Courthouse, 215 Kansas, Alma, Kansas.  All meetings are open to the public.  Appointments may be made with the County Commission beginning at 10:15.  The meetings are conducted until the conclusion of scheduled business and/or appointments for each meeting.


To Schedule an Appointment with County Commissioners, 

Please Contact Wabaunsee County Clerk 785-765-2421

 

The minutes are not published to this site until they have been approved by the Wabaunsee County Commissioners.