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The Ford County Commissioners may be attending the DCCC Monolithic Dome/Activity Center Ground Breaking in Dodge City, Kansas beginning at 11:00am on Friday, September 5th, at Dodge City Community College, 2501 N 14th Ave.

No official action will be taken.


National Preparedness Month (NPM) started on September 1st!

This year’s theme is “Be Disaster Aware, Take Action to Prepare.” Take action by participating in America’s PrepareAthon! on or around September 30. Each week also has a preparedness theme. Check them out.

• Week 1 – How to… Reconnect with Family After a Disaster.

• Week 2 – Know How To plan for specific needs before a Disaster.

• Week 3 – How to… Build an Emergency Kit.

• Week 4 & 5 – How to… Practice for an emergency.

For tips and information about NPM visit: www.ready.gov/september

ü Register for National PrepareAthon! Day: www.ready.gov/prepare

ü Join the National Preparedness Month Thunderclap that will launch in mid-August. For more details visit: www.ready.gov/september

Please consider signing up for the notification system Ford County has in place. In the event of an emergency or severe weather conditions, an alert will be sent to the phone number provided by text and/or email. Register today at www.fordcounty.net


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Marketing and Advertising Services

Sealed proposals will be accepted until 1:00 PM CT, Monday, September 29, 2014, by the Ford County Clerk, 100 Gunsmoke St. Dodge City, KS 67801 to provide the Western State Bank Expo Center with Marketing and Advertising Services in accordance with the conditions stated in the Request for Proposals (RFP) package.

RFP documents may be obtained from Edward Elam, Ford County Administrator, at the above address, by calling (620) 227-4670 or by email at sbirney@fordcounty.net.

Proposals shall be submitted to the above address and are to be marked: “Proposal for Marketing and Advertising Services”.

Ford County Board of County Commissioners reserves the right to reject any and all proposals, award multiple contracts to more than one Proposer, to waive any minor irregularities in the process, to negotiate with any proposers, and to accept the proposal considered to be in the best interest of the County.

Ford County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) organization which does not discriminate against any prospective Proposer on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, or presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability in the consideration of contract award. Successful proposer will be required to comply with all EEO, federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

You can view the complete document here.


Election Results




The Kansas Natural Resource Coalition
In Re:
The Advisability Of Listing The Lesser Prairie Chicken
as a
Threatened Species Under The Endangered Species Act

Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law
Council of Environmental Quality Final Decision with Exhibits
Final Natural Resource Coordination Plan of The Kansas Natural Resource Coalition



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