Commissioner, District 1
The Board of County Commissioners meet every Monday in the county Commission room located in the Ellsworth County Courthouse. Contact the County Clerk by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 785-472-4161 to be placed on the agenda.
The Board of County Commissioners is the only elected body, which represents all citizens of Ellsworth County regardless of their residence inside or outside city limits.
The Board of County Commissioners is a three-person elected board that has the overall responsibility for county government functions such as budgets, setting public policy and performing executive functions.
Commissioners serve four-year terms, with two of the three Commissioners being elected in the same year, and the other Commissioner elected two years later. Commissioners' terms begin the second Monday in January after the election.
Current Board Minutes can be found on the left navigation menu.
Archived Board Minutes
Swearing in of Commissioner Thomas, September 5, 2023
Swearing in of Commissioner Rolfs, January 14, 2019
Swearing in of Elected Officials January 11, 2021
Thursday August 17, The opening ceremony of
Cowtown Days 2017 celebrating 150 years!!