"Only one thing that you can see and hear that is beautiful and frightening at the same time, and that is a thunder storm"
Neosho County has an area of 576 square miles and a population of 16,125. Neosho County originally organized in 1864. County seat, Erie. The county was originally called Dorn and changed in 1861 to Neosho, after the river which traverses the county from northwest to southeast. The name was given to the river by the Osages.
July 4th Observance
Jul 5, 2021, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Neosho County government offices will be closed in observance of July 4th. We will reopen Tuesday, July 6th, 2021.
Sep 6, 2021
Neosho County government offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 7th, 2021.
Nov 11, 2021
Neosho County government offices will be closed in observance of Veteran's Day. We will reopen Friday, November 12th, 2021.
Nov 25, 2021 – Nov 26, 2021
Neosho County government offices will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving. We will reopen Monday, November 29th, 2021.
Dec 24, 2021 – Dec 27, 2021
Neosho County government offices will be closed in observance of Christmas. We will reopen Tuesday, December 27th, 2021.
New Year's Day Observance
Dec 31, 2021
Neosho County government offices will be closed in observance of New Year's Day. We will reopen Monday, January 3rd, 2022.
The Neosho County Board of Commissioners will accept sealed bids for roof replacement on the K-State Extension Office on the east side of the Neosho County Courthouse. The roof is currently approximately 2300 sq. ft. flat roof with modified bitumen and the bid shall be for all material and labor for adding structure to add a pitched, standing seam, metal roof to closely match the courthouse.
Bid should be for a gabled roof with an opposite gable over the foyer area, downspouts and gutters, and snow guards. Also, should include roof jacks and extensions added to vents and other piping penetrating the exisiting roof.
Bidding contractors should inspect the existing structure to ensure such construction can/should be done without compromising the integrity of the structure. Bidding contractos should also be bonded and insured for this type of work.
Any visits to the job location for review shall be coordinated with the Maintenance Director, Dave Burnett. A drawing can be provided for the roof design expected upon visit to job location or via email.
Bids are to be submitted in a sealed envelope marked "K-State Extension Office Sealed Roof Bid" to avoid premature opening of the bid. Sealed bids clearly marked as set forth herein shall be mailed to Neosho County Clerk's Office at PO Box 138, Erie, Kansas 66733, or hand delivered to the Neosho County Clerk's Office at 100 South Main, Erie, Kansas. Sealed bids will be accepted until 3:00pm on Monday, June 7th, 2021. The bids will be opened during the regular meeting of the Neosho County Commissioners on Tuesday, June 8th, 2021, at 2:00 pm. The Board of County Commissioners of Neosho County Kansas reserves the right to reject any or all bids.
The Neosho County Board of County Commissioners are seeking a full-time Noxious Weed Director. The person in this position would report as required statutorily to the Kansas Department of Agriculture, would work to control noxious weeds in Neosho County, and would be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Noxious Weed Department. Benefits includes KPERS retirement, health, dental, and vision insurance, sick leave after probationary period. Pay will based upon experience and qualifications. Applications can be obtained at the county website or the Neosho County Clerk's office.