Commissioners

County Commissioners

District 1...Brian Waldschmidt (Chair)
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District 2...Carla Pence  Carla's Commissioner Blog
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District 3...Lee Adams
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General Information...(620) 842-6030

Meetings - 9:00 a.m. Every Monday

201 N. Jennings
Main Floor
Anthony, KS 67003

Meetings are open to the public and are conducted until the conclusion of scheduled business and/or appointments for each day.

Appointments may be scheduled by emailing Melinda McCurley or call at the toll free phone number 1-877-537-2110 or 620-842-6030. Any person needing special accommodations to participate in noticed meetings should contact the County Clerks Office prior to the meeting.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Responsibilities

The Harper County Commissioners are vested by Kansas State Statute with both legislative and administrative powers and duties. These powers and duties include:

  • Supervision of county property
  • Control of financial affairs of the county
  • Approval of annual budget
  • Construction and maintenance of county roads and bridges
  • Awarding of contracts
  • Setting of salaries for all county officials
  • Approval of land use and zoning policies for the county
  • Designation of depositories for the county treasurer
  • Providing a jail, courthouse, office space, and supplies for all county officers and the district court
  • The commission also serves as the County Board of Canvassers for elections