County Government

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Since voters approved a measure to lower the countywide 1 cent sales to .75 percent to fund solid waste and joint communications, county leaders took action to clarify and ensure a solid path forward.

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At a City Commission meeting, ‘Fire Chiefs’ of the Atchison Fire Department’s Junior Fire Marshal program were announced, and students were presented certifications. Carter Buckley & James Peitsch of St. Benedict Catholic School and Adrianna Servaes, Corbin Henning & Sophie Seever of…

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Atchison County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall is tagged to be one of the first county-owned properties to benefit from piece of the federal ARPA funds.

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County leaders approved the proposed 2023 budget as presented after no comments or objections were heard Tuesday during public hearings concerning an intention to exceed the state’s calculated 49.717 Revenue Neutral Rate to avoid an increase in property taxes based on the previous year’s mill levy.

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A major repair resurfacing job along just got a bit pricier after county commissioners convened Friday morning in a special session to make a decision about Ottawa Road south of Atchison.

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After months of planning the sale of eligible tax delinquent properties in Atchison County are tentatively ready to sell from the auction block this fall.

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The Atchison County Commission and Anew Healthcare Management, LLC have renewed their agreement concerning the management of Atchison Senior Village, the county-owned residential care facility.

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Three consecutive closed-door sessions took up about 70 minutes of Atchison County Commission members’ time on Tuesday for privileged discussions with County Counselor Patrick Henderson, Human Resource Director Jodi Moore and Senior Village Administrator Julie Martinez, and Financial Directo…