The Board of County Commissioners is a three-person elected board that has overall responsibility for county government functions such as budgets, setting policy and performing executive functions. Commissioners serve four-year terms, with two of the the three Commissioners being elected in the same year, and the third Commissioner elected two years later. Commissioner terms begin the second Monday in January after the election.
The Board of County Commissioners meet on the first and the fifteenth of each month in the County Commissioner Room located in the Meade County Courthouse. Contact the County Clerk Janet Hale by E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 620-873-8700 to be placed on the agenda.
The areas from which Commissioners are elected are determined
by townships. Mertills, West Plains and Cimarron elect the Plains Commissioner. Crooked Creed, Meade Center and Odee elect the Meade Commissioner. Fowler, Logan and Sand Creek elect the Fowler Commissioner.
P.O. Box 1092
Meade, KS 67864
P.O. Box 128
Plains, KS 67869
PO Box 222
Fowler, KS 67844