County Commission

Meetings

  • 4 p.m.
  • Every Monday except holidays
  • County Commission Room 1st Floor County Courthouse
    Pratt, KS

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
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Members



Description

The Pratt County Commissioners are vested by Kansas State Statute 19-212 with both legislative and administrative powers and duties. These powers and duties include the following:
  • Supervision of county property
  • Organization of township following statutory procedures
  • Control of the financial affairs of the county
  • Approval of the annual budget
  • Levying of county taxes
  • Designation of depositories for the County Treasurer
  • Construction and maintenance of county roads and bridges
  • Approval of land use and zoning policies for the county
  • Issuance of bonds
  • Awarding of contracts
  • Incorporation of cities
  • Creation of special districts
  • Setting of salaries of all county officials
  • Providing a jail, courthouse, office space, and supplies for all county officers and the district court
  • Appointment of members of various boards and commissions
The Commission also serves as the County Board of Canvassers for elections..