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Morton County Accepting Applications

Morton County is accepting applications for Payroll Clerk position until 5:00 on Friday, January 19, 2018.  Application and job description may be picked up at Morton County Clerk's office 1025 Morton St. Elkhart, Ks 67950.  EOE
County Application    Job Description

Morton County Hospital Accepting Applications (01-15-2018)

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Welcome to Morton County's Official Website!

It is our mission to provide an accurate and informative site to help you discover Morton County. To provide citizens with information that will be beneficial to them.

Jury Trial:  Monday, January 29, 2018.
Case#: 2017-CR-97.
People that are selected will need
to be here at 8:30 a.m.

Morton County Public Parcel Search

Morton County Sheriff's Office Accepting Applications for Deputy Sheriff

The Morton County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for a Full-Time Deputy Sheriff.  Salary is negotiable depending on experience, KLETC is a plus, but not required.  Applicant must be at least 21 years old, a US Citizen with a current KS Driver's License and no serious Misdemeanor or Felony convictions.

Application & Job Description can be picked up at the Morton County LEC, 1026 Richards St., Elkhart, KS 67950; The Morton County Clerk's Office, 1025 Morton St., Elkhart, KS 67950 or on line County Application    Job Description.

Applications can be dropped off at the Morton County LEC or mailed to Morton County LEC, P.O. Box 1115, Elkhart, KS 67950.  EOE

New Morton County Resource Guide (updated 09-17)

Crystal Bashford and Rhianna Eudy Shaw would like to share a new Morton County Resource Guide with you!!  This resource will be updated quarterly and/or as needed and will be available through UnitedWay 211, Morton County, Kansas Chamber of Commerce office, Morton County Extension & the Morton County Health Department.  Please feel free to share and print.  Click Here for the Resource Guide.

Market Study Analysis for the Assessment Year 2017

Pursuant to L 1991. CH279. 5S2.  A study of the Residential real estate market indicated that the market is stable with no general upward or downward trend.

A study of the Commercial and Vacant lot real estate market indicated that the market is stable with no general upward or downward trend.

Values on specific properties may not follow the general trend because of changes in the property, correction of descriptive information or adjustment of values based on sales of similar properties.

In accordance with the provisions in KSA 79-1476, the Division of Property Valuation is required to annually furnish each county the results of its study relating to changes, if any, of the Use Value of agricultural land.  ¬† Changes can and do occur as a result of several factors including cropping practices, commodity prices and production costs.

Morton County Implements CodeRED Emergency Notification Service

CodeRed Emergency Notification ServiceWhat is CodeRED and why is it important to me?  CodeRED is an emergency notification service that allows emergency officials to notify residents and businesses by telephone, cell phone, text message, email and social media regarding time-sensitive general and emergency notifications.  Only authorized officials have access to the CodeRED system.  Read or listen to the alert message, view a map of the affected area.  Just Click on the CodeRED icon.
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