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Posted on: January 30, 2024

Employee Spotlight: Dawn Holterman

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Dawn Holterman - Employee Spotlight

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Posted on: January 5, 2024

Clay County Commission Adopts 2024 Budget

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During its January 4, 2024 business session, the Clay County Commission unanimously approved the proposed 2024 budget. The $121.8 million operating budget is a 6% increase over the 2023 operating budget.

Highlights of the 2024 budget include the addition o...

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Posted on: December 27, 2023

Public Notice Regarding 2024 Proposed Budget

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Notice is hereby given that a 2024 proposed budget has been submitted to the Clay County Commission and a public hearing will be held. A copy of the proposed budget can be viewed on the Clay County website at www.claycountymo.gov. The proposed budget will...

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Posted on: November 17, 2023

Clay County Commission to Vote on Senate Bill 190

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On Thursday, July 6, 2023, Missouri Governor Mike Parson signed Senate Bill 190 into law. Under the new law, property tax rates could be frozen for Social Security, retirement-eligible Missourians. It is up to each individual county government to opt into...

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Posted on: November 9, 2023

Clay County Taxes Posted Online

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Clay County citizens may now view and pay their 2023 taxes online.

Statements are available through www.claycountymo.gov and www.claycountymo.tax

Online payments may take up to 23 business hours to process. Online payments will be shut down at 10:00 p.m. on...

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Clay County Commission Updated on Senate Bill 190

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On Thursday, July 6, 2023, Missouri Governor Mike Parson signed Senate Bill 190 into law. Under the new law, property tax rates could be frozen for Social Security, retirement-eligible Missourians. It is up to each individual county government to opt into...

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Posted on: October 13, 2023

Employee Spotlight: Mike Driskell

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After more than 27 years with Clay County, Parks Director Mike Driskell is preparing for retirement. Mike shared some of his interests and advice before saying his final goodbyes. Make sure to check in the days ahead for a video where Mike gives us a few ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2023

Clay County Launching Civic Academy

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Clay County citizens have the opportunity to get their closest look yet at the inner workings of their County government.

The Civic Academy launches in the spring of 2024. The program is designed to give residents a better understanding of how government d...

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Posted on: September 15, 2023

Clay County Announces Kick-off of Comprehensive Plan Process

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Clay County Announces Kick-off of Comprehensive Plan Process

Extensive Community Outreach Planned

 

(Clay County) – Clay County is launching a new Comprehensive Plan process to provide the community with a compelling vision and plan that will be use...

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

Clay County Remembers Victims of 9/11 Attacks

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22 years after the terrorist attacks on our country, Clay County remembers those victims who lost their lives. 

The annual September 11th Patriots Day Remembrance Ceremony featured the Honor Guards of the Clay County Sheriffs Department as well as...

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Posted on: August 29, 2023

Revamped Clay County Tourism Website Launches

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After a hiatus, the Clay County, Missouri Tourism website is up and running again.

Guests of Visit Clay will be able to view some of the county's most popular attractions, including Smithville Lake, the Iron District, and Worlds of Fun. Visitors will also ...

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Posted on: August 29, 2023

Clay County Commission Updated on Missouri Senate Bill 190

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On Thursday, July 6, 2023, Missouri Governor Mike Parson signed Senate Bill 190 into law. Under the new law, property tax rates could be frozen for Social Security, retirement-eligible Missourians. It is up to each individual county government to opt into...

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Posted on: August 29, 2023

Clay County Seeks Individuals to Serve on Clay County Opioid Settlement Task Force

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Clay County is accepting letters of interest for individuals interested in serving on the Clay County Opioid Settlement Task Force. The County is seeking individuals that bring knowledge and bring direct or indirect experience with substance use and have ...

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Posted on: August 29, 2023

Clay County Circuit Court Seeks Mentors

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The 7th Circuit Court of Clay County is looking for adult mentors to work with youth ages 11-17 who have been referred to our court services.

These adult mentors will meet with their mentees at least four hours per month to offer advice, life skills, and f...

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