Departments

  1. 911 / Communications

    The Ford County 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Center is a service organization for the benefit of all citizens of Ford County. We provide 911 emergency dispatching for Ford county and Dodge City.

  2. County Administration

    The mission of Ford County Government is to build on our heritage, prepare for the future, and provide quality services to our citizens.

  3. Appraiser’s Office

    The County Appraiser is an appointed position with the responsibility to discover, list, appraise and maintain records of data relating to all taxable and exempt real and personal property within Ford County.

  4. County Attorney's Office

    Find information from the County's Attorney.

  5. Buildings & Grounds

    Maintenance and custodial personnel are responsible for the daily care of county structures and grounds.

  6. County Clerk's Office

    The County Clerk is the official secretary of the Board of County Commissioners.

  7. County Treasurer's Office

    Get information from the County Treasurer.

  8. Election Office

    Find information about county elections.

  9. Emergency Management

    Ford County Emergency Management emphasizes planning, preparing, and coordinating local governments’ efforts in dealing with all types of emergencies and hazards, natural or man-made, or homeland security, which might affect citizens of Ford County.

  10. Ford County Fire & EMS

    Get information about the county's Fire and EMS services.

  11. GIS / Survey Department

    Get information from the County Surveyor/GIS Department.

  12. Health Department

    The mission of the Health Department is to improve and advance the quality of life for Ford County citizens with comprehensive, cost effective, and quality public health services.

  13. Household Hazardous Waste

    Get information about household hazardous waste, and how to properly dispose of it.

  14. Human Resources

    Ford County offers employees a positive work environment, competitive wages and outstanding benefit package. The Human Resources department is available to any employee wishing to inquire about open positions, benefits or topics of concern or safety.

  15. Ford County Landfill

    Get information about the county's landfill.

  16. Noxious Weed Department

    The Ford County Noxious Weed Department eradicates noxious weeds, mows the county and township ditches, and sprays for mosquitoes in Dodge City and the surrounding towns.

  17. Planning, Zoning & Environmental Health

    Get information from the Planning, Zoning, and Environmental Health Department.

  18. Register of Deeds

    The Register of Deeds is an elected office which affects anyone who has owned or sold property in the county.

  19. Road & Bridge Department

    The County Road and Bridge Department constructs and maintains 228 miles of asphalt roads, 163 miles of county gravel roads, 140 bridges and 295 Box Culverts (under 20 feet in length). County crews are also responsible for 3 of the 14 Townships which are under contract for road maintenance.

  20. Santa Fe Trail Community Corrections

    It is the mission of the Santa Fe Trail Community Corrections to enhance public safety and probationer accountability through the cost-effective use of community-based supervision and control interventions.

  21. Sheriff’s Office

    Get information from the Sheriff's Office.

  22. Technology Group

    Get information about the Technology Group in Ford County.

  23. Western State Bank Expo Center

    Information about the Western State Bank Expo Center located in Dodge City, KS.