Posted on: June 24, 2022
Hazardous household and electronic waste disposal is open the 1st & 3rd Saturday of each month, now through the end of October. Drop-off is at the Buchanan County Western District Barn located at 51 Houseman St. Faucett, Mo. Read on...
Posted on: June 16, 2022
We previously shared in April that our current budget allows us to chip seal approximately 40 miles each year. This represents roughly 1/3 of our total chip seal roads in the Eastern District. During the month of May we reclaimed 22 mi...
Posted on: June 15, 2022
Buchanan County Courthouse will be closed Monday, June 20, 2022 in observance of Juneteenth.
Posted on: June 7, 2022
From mobile technology within vehicles and desktop computers to servers and networking equipment, the Information Technology Department is tasked with keeping the offices within Buchanan County running and safe 24x7. &...Read on...
Posted on: May 25, 2022
Buchanan County Courthouse will be closed Monday, May 30, 2022 for Memorial Day.
Posted on: May 13, 2022
Meet Kristy and Ryan, they manage the Buchanan County Planning and Zoning Office. This office is responsible for regulating a variety of planning activities in unincorporated areas, including land divisions, lot-line adjustments, zoning district...Read on...
Posted on: April 22, 2022
The week of April 24-30, 2022 is National Crime Victims' Rights Week. Please join us at any of the planned events to support and remember victims of crime.
4-25-22: Wear teal for Sexual Assault Awareness Month or blue for Child Abuse Prevention M...Read on...
Posted on: April 19, 2022
Beginning April 25, 2022, the Eastern District Road & Bridge Department will be starting our reclaiming process. Currently our budget allows us to chip seal approximately 40 of our 120 miles of chip seal roads putting them on a 3-year rotati...Read on...
Posted on: April 8, 2022
Meet the Courthouse Deputies. The outstanding Deputies assigned to the Buchanan County Courthouse are responsible for the safety and security of all citizens, judges, office holders, court employees, and office staff that enter the courthouse. &...Read on...
Posted on: March 9, 2022
The Buchanan County Human Resources office is a two-person team consisting of the Director of Human Resources, Annette Lanham, and the Payroll Specialist, Dustin Roe. The Human Resources office plans, coordinates, and directs the administrative ...Read on...
Posted on: February 9, 2022
Pictured left to right Edney, Treasurer Dave Gall and Morgan
Meet the Buchanan County Treasurer’s office. This office is responsible for receipting revenue coming into the county, making deposits, investing monies, balancing bank accoun...Read on...
Posted on: January 7, 2022
Meet the staff of the Buchanan County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Front Row: Kalei, Georgia, Kristine; Frist Row: Heather, Joelle, Michelle, Chad, Leslie, Logan, Siobhan, Josh; Back Row: Andrew, Ron Holliday, Bob, not pictured Kristina.
Ron Ho...Read on...
Posted on: December 29, 2021
You will be receiving your personal property assessment list in the mail soon. Remember to draw a line through any personal property you did not own January 1, 2022 and include any personal property you purchased on or after January 1, 2021. &am...Read on...
Posted on: December 9, 2021
Meet the Buchanan County Child Support Enforcement office; back row: Cathy, Laura, Pam, Tammy, Sarah, Dee, Leslie; front row: Heather, Tania, Rebecca, John. Not pictured: Laura and Leslie.
The Child Support Enforceme...Read on...
Posted on: December 2, 2021
The Buchanan County Courthouse is closed on Friday, December 24th and Friday, December 31st, 2021.
The last day to pay tax bills in person will be Thursday December 30, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. Taxes can be paid online at https://www.co.buchanan.mo.us/2...Read on...
Posted on: December 1, 2021
For the past 25 years, the Buchanan County Prosecuting Attorney's Office has organized and hosted the Crime Victim Memorial tree lighting service. This year a live tree was planted, now the memorial is a permanent fixture on the lawn of the Bucha...Read on...
Posted on: November 22, 2021
The Buchanan County Courthouse will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday November 25th and Friday November 26th. We hope this Thanksgiving finds you with plenty of reasons to give thanks. Happy Thanksgiving!Read on...
Posted on: November 9, 2021
Meet the Assessor’s office front row Tracy, Tina, Amanda, Stena; back row Steve, County Assessor Dean Wilson, Valerie, Angela, Rachael, Robbie, Chad.
The Assessor’s office is responsible for developing and maintaining a current list of ...Read on...
Posted on: November 1, 2021
"Ingenious Inventions: An Entrepreneurial History of St. Joseph Innovations" is currently on display at the Buchanan County Courthouse through the end of November. The exhibit presents the stories of some of St. Joseph's most ...Read on...
Posted on: October 8, 2021
They are auditors, but still a fun group. Meet the Buchanan County Auditor's office; left Buchanan County Auditor Tara Horn center Konda and bottom right Becky.
The Buchanan County Auditor is responsible for establishing, implementing, a...Read on...
Posted on: October 1, 2021
Now displayed at the Buchanan County Courthouse. Stories in Stone is five double-sided panels highlighting cemeteries around the entirety of Buchanan County. From the first county seat in Sparta, MO, with the cemetery of the same name,...Read on...
Posted on: September 28, 2021
The appraisers from the Assessor's office will be assessing all properties in the southwest corner of Buchanan County. It is a state requirement to verify property tax assessments each year. Staff from the Buchanan County Assessor's office will ...Read on...
Posted on: September 22, 2021
The Eastern District in Buchanan County now has 3 new bridges. Thank you to Andy Mecias at Snyder & Associates, Inc., Brad Parn at Brookfield Box and Bridge, LLC and MoDOT. All County Bridge projects were funded by the Off-System B...Read on...
Posted on: September 9, 2021
Meet the staff of the Buchanan County Clerk’s Office (Bottom Row: Lexi Crump, Sandy Wood; Top Row: Mary Baack-Garvey, Connie Grosdidier, Kerry Peppard)
The Buchanan County Clerk’s office also serves as the Election Authority; this offic...Read on...
Posted on: August 31, 2021
The St. Joseph Convention and Visitors Bureau presents “Towers of St. Joseph: The Local Architecture of Harvey Ellis.” on display at the Buchanan County Courthouse from September 1st-September 30th. Stop in and see ...Read on...
Posted on: August 9, 2021
Meet the staff of the Buchanan County Collector’s Office (1st row: Peggy Campbell, Melanie, 2nd row: Bridget, Maggie, 3rd row: Holly, Heather, 4th row: Susie)
The Buchanan County Collector’s Office is responsible for:Read on...
Posted on: August 5, 2021
On Monday, August 23, 2021 at 10:00 a.m., the Buchanan County Collector will hold the annual tax sale at the Buchanan County Courthouse. All bidders must get clearance from the city of St. Joseph code enforcement office, pre-register and sign an...Read on...
Posted on: July 27, 2021
Buchanan County is continuing to replace bridges in the Eastern District. The second bridge over Riley Branch on 110th road is complete. On August 2nd, Brookfield Box and Bridge will start working on SE 145th road over Jenkins Branch, ...Read on...
Posted on: July 19, 2021
State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick visited Buchanan County Monday morning, recognizing us for participating in the Show-Me Checkbook. Auditor Tara Horn provided all of Buchanan County's expenditures and made it possible for the...Read on...
Posted on: July 12, 2021
Meet the Public Administrator office staff (front row: Katie, Randy, Rebecca, back row: Annette Bertelsen, Bonnie, Jordan) ...Read on...