The Morton County Appraisers Office values property for local ad valorem tax purposes. The office also determines taxable location, ownership, and eligibility for exemptions or special valuation (such as farm land appraised on its agricultural productivity).
The County Clerk serves as the official secretary for the Board of the County Commissioners.
The County Attorney is the legal counsel for the County Commissioners, providing advice, doing research, and preparing legal documents on behalf of the County.
District Courts are created by the Constitution. They are the trial courts of Kansas, with general original jurisdiction over all civil and criminal cases, including divorce and domestic relations, damage suits, probate and administration of estates, guardianships, conservatorships, care of the mentally ill, juvenile matters, and small claims.
Quality Economic Development is a key factor to the thriving atmosphere of a community and its surrounding areas. Our regional attractions, health care, technology, and quality of life attract many to the area.
The mission of Emergency Management is to provide the residents of Morton County with the security and protection from many different elements.
Services offered by the Morton County Health Department is aiming for a proactive, not reactive approach to community health to improve wellness for a stronger, healthier, happier community through mental health education, early interventions, promotion of healthy lifestyles, and immunizations as well as disease and injury prevention.
Information Technology (IT)
The Morton County IT Manager fulfills the roles of website designer, technology officer, network and systems administrator, and provides technical support for Morton County.
Learn more about our Public Works department.
Learn more about Morton County Fire, Sheriff, and Emergency Medical Services.
Register of Deeds
The Office of the Register of Deeds has been entrusted to provide the people the most effective form of government we can achieve. It is our duty to provide accurate information, and to record and preserve the records in our custody.
The Treasury Department manages funds throughout the municipality.