Previous News Items


10-02-13 Use Tax Information - Here is an information/fact sheet regarding the proposed Use Tax for Greene County.
07-23-13 Letter to Employees - Here is an open letter to Greene County employees.
06-28-13 HIP Presentation - View the presentation from the June 28th High Involvement Session.
06-27-13 Flag Day Concert! - Come enjoy a free patriotic concert Friday, June 28 at noon in the Historic Courthouse Rotunda!
06-25-13 HIP Presentation - Here is the June 14th High Involvement Planning presentation on Phase 2
06-21-13 HIP Presentation - View the Salary Survey presentation presented at the June 21st High Involvement Planning study session.
06-13-13 Nicholls Back at OEM - Ryan Nicholls will be returning as Director of Emergency Management -- News Release can be viewed here.
06-12-13 County Presentation - You can view the County's presentation from the June 7th High Involvement Planning study session here.
06-12-13 City Presentation - You can view the City of Springfield's presentation from the June 7th High Involvement Planning Study session here.
03-06-13 OEM Director to SEMA - Ryan Nicholls has been selected as Director of the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA)View news release here.
02-04-13 2013 Adopted Budget - The 2013 Greene County Adopted Budget is available for viewing or downloading online.
01-09-13 2013 Budget FAQ's - To help citizens better understand the 2013 Greene Co. budget process a Frequently Ask Questions document is available.
01-08-13 Info Desk Changes - Rotunda Information Desk will no longer be staffed effective January 7th.
01-07-13 Winter Safety Tips - Winter safety tips when walking on icy parking lots and sidewalks.
01-03-13 Budget Study Session - Greene Co. Commission will hold public study session on 2013 budget Jan. 11th from 10:30 till noon at 1126 N. Boonville.
01-03-13 Election Results - Follow this link for the November 6, 2012 General Election results from the Office of the Greene County Clerk.
12-06-12 Holiday Cheer! - Come hear local elementary and high school choirs sing carols in the Historic Greene County Rotunda! See schedule!
12-05-12 Property Assessment - Rick Kessinger, is pleased to announce the 2013 Personal Property Assessment Lists online Request Form Available
12-05-12 Holiday Reminder - All Greene County Offices will be closed December 24th and December 25th.
11-05-12 Polling Information - Here is polling and precinct information for Greene County.
11-01-12 Trail of Tears - Retrace the Trail of Tears through Greene County, Missouri
02-21-12 Public Safety - Public Safety Initiative Brochure available
02-17-12 Jail Facts - Greene County Jail Facts Sheet
09-01-2012 Springfield-Greene County Office of Emergency Management has just released a new Situation Report
06-29-2012 County Commission Urges Fire Safety
04-19-2012 Greene County CERT to surpass 2011 training numbers by end of week
04-16-2012 Springfield-Greene County receives national accreditation
04-06-2012 Retrace the Trail of Tears through Greene County, Missouri
04-06-2012 K9 USAR team to train in Willard
03-16-2012 1/8 cent sales tax Proposal - Frequently Asked Questions
03-12-2012 Statewide tornado drill Tuesday
03-06-2012 Storm Sirens to be tested 7 March, 2012
02-22-2012 City-County disaster exercise scheduled for July
02-21-2012 Public Safety Initiative Brochure
02-17-2012 Greene County Jail Facts Sheet
02-06-2012 Emergency Management to speak at Horace Mann Elementary for ShakeOut
01-09-2012 Wednesday is deadline to register to vote in Feb. 7 election
01-06-2012 2012 Personal Property and Business Assessments mailed
01-05-2012 First paperless case heard in Greene County Court
12-30-2011 Greene County resumes limited animal control services Jan. 1
12-29-2011 News Release: County Property Tax deadline approaches
12-27-2011 Absentee voting now underway for Feb. 7 election
12-22-2011 Prosecuting Attorney annual report now available
12-14-2011 Emergency Management certifies three organizations as HometownREADY
12-09-2011 Free holiday music series continues Tuesday in Historic Courthouse Rotunda
12-05-2011 Free holiday music series begins Dec. 6 in Historic Courthouse Rotunda
12-01-2011 Child Support Office to relocate in February
11-17-2011 "Click it or Ticket" seatbelt enforcement Nov. 18
11-16-2011 Emergency response officials urge residents to prepare now for winter weather and all hazards
11-15-2011 Water conference to address regional water issues
11-15-2011 Greene County balances 2012 Budget proposal
11-15-2011 Greene County balances 2012 Budget proposal
11-15-2011 News conference Wednesday highlights disaster preparedness
11-07-2011 No election in Greene County Tuesday, Nov. 8
11-07-2011 National Emergency Alert System test Wednesday, Nov. 9, 1 p.m.
11-04-2011 Emergency Management one step closer to national accreditation
11-04-2011 1/8 cent Law Enforcement Sales Tax proposal budget revised
11-03-2011 Ribbon Cutting for Kat's Bridge Nov. 4
10-24-2011 Diversity presentation at Juvenile Office Lunchtime Learning Series
10-17-2011 1/8-cent Law Enforcement Sales Tax will be on April ballot
10-14-2011 31st Judicial Commission election now open
09-28-2011 Sobriety checkpoint planned for Friday, Sept. 30
09-22-2011 Kessinger elected VP of state association
09-09-2011 Commission statement on Jodie Adams retirement announcement
08-25-2011 Attorney nominations sought for 31st Judicial Commission
08-24-2011 Recorder warns of high-priced deed copies
08-08-2011 1/4-cent sales tax proposal requested by Safety and Justice Roundtable
08-04-2011 Safety & Justice Roundtable meets Aug. 8 to review funding priorities, cost analysis
08-01-2011 Emergency Management Director to speak at tornado recovery seminar
07-29-2011 Sheriff arrests two hay bale fire suspects
07-27-2011 County Commission to host Listening Session Tuesday evening
07-26-2011 Safety & Justice Roundtable requests funding priorities, cost analysis
07-22-2011 Safety & Justice Roundtable Two-Year Update presentation July 25
07-20-2011 Sheriff conducting DWI checkpoints Friday night
07-15-2011 Weaver Road closed July 18-Aug. 31 between Ridgecrest and Golden
07-15-2011 McDaniel Lake Bridge status update presentation Monday
07-13-2011 Sheriff urges residents to lock vehicles
07-12-2011 Board of Equalization meetings scheduled July 13-28
06-28-2011 Be safe and pick up your trash when using fireworks
06-24-2011 Heat, lightning and flooding highlighted in Summer Weather Safety Week
06-13-2011 Flag Day Concert Tuesday in Historic Courthouse rotunda
06-07-2011 5th Annual Community Awareness Fair/Kids Fest Saturday at Jordan Valley Park
06-07-2011 5th Annual Community Awareness Fair/Kids Fest flyer
06-03-2011 Weaver Road closes June 6 between Cloverdale and Aspen
06-02-2011 Greene County responds to Joplin tornado with 110 employees, 2,531 man-hours
06-01-2011 CERT class completes search and rescue training
05-24-2011 Financial donations encouraged for Joplin tornado recovery
05-24-2011 Parks Sales Tax will not be on August ballot
05-23-2011 Greene County responds to Joplin tornado
05-23-2011 MEDIA ADVISORY: Joplin tornado response
05-16-2011 County Commission to vote on parks ballot initiative May 24
05-16-2011 Historic Preservation Month highlighted in Rotunda
05-12-2011 Greene County Teen Court Volunteers to be recognized Friday evening
05-12-2011 Public hearing for Parks Sales Tax Proposal continues Monday
05-06-2011 County offices closed Monday, May 9 for Truman Day
05-03-2011 Seven Greene County roads barricaded
05-02-2011 11 Greene County roads barricaded
04-27-2011 Two Earthquake Awareness events planned for Thursday''s ShakeOut
04-27-2011 More Greene County roads reopened, 25 remain barricaded
04-27-2011 Springfield-Greene County Park Board Annual Report
04-26-2011 Updated list of barricaded roads, April 26
04-25-2011 40+ County roads barricaded due to flooding
04-15-2011 Widening of Weaver Road begins Monday
04-13-2011 Sheriff''s Office: Watch out for asphalt driveway scams
04-13-2011 Biennial real estate reassessment complete
04-11-2011 Open house for McDaniel Lake Bridge Tuesday, April 12
04-04-2011 Second notice assessment deadline May 1
04-01-2011 April 5 Election information
04-01-2011 Accessible voting and projected voter turnout
03-11-2011 Greene County DWI Court receives national designation
03-08-2011 Greene County DWI Court named Academy Court
03-08-2011 Wednesday, March 9 deadline to register to vote before April 5 election
03-07-2011 Statewide storm siren drill postponed until Thursday, March 10
03-04-2011 Greene County groundwater study presentation Monday March 7
03-04-2011 Statewide storm siren drill Tuesday March 8
03-04-2011 Commissioner Bentley named to NACo committee
02-25-2011 Personal Property and Business Assessment list deadline March 1
02-18-2011 County offices closed Monday, Feb. 21, for Washington''s Birthday
02-18-2011 Rescheduled Springfield Primary Election is Tuesday, Feb. 22
02-14-2011 Compere to take Oath of Office Wednesday Feb. 16
02-10-2011 County offices closed Friday Feb. 11 for Lincoln Day
02-07-2011 REMINDER- No election Feb. 8
02-05-2011 Highway Department resumes plowing
02-04-2011 Highway Department concludes plowing operations
02-04-2011 Feb. 8 Primary Election rescheduled to Feb. 22
02-03-2011 Greene County offices and courts are OPEN Feb. 3
02-02-2011 Wednesday afternoon county road update
02-01-2011 Feb. 1 winter storm update
02-01-2011 Greene County open/closed status available at 5 a.m.
01-31-2011 Prepare now for severe winter weather
01-25-2011 County Commission approves 2011 budget
01-20-2011 Greene County Highway Department continues clearing snow
01-14-2011 Personal Property and Business Assessments mailed
01-10-2011 Highway Department clearing snow from roads
01-10-2011 Voter registration deadline Jan. 12 for Feb. 8 election
01-07-2011 Remodeling Scam
01-04-2011 County Commission to host Jan. 11 Listening Session
01-04-2011 Absentee ballots now available for Feb. 8 Springfield election
12-30-2010 County officials take oaths of office Saturday
12-20-2010 Burglary I.D. Help
12-16-2010 Greene County temporarily closes McDaniel Lake Bridge
12-13-2010 Commission appoints Interim Treasurer
12-08-2010 Groundbreaking for Public Safety Center Thursday, 2 p.m.
12-07-2010 Free holiday music in Historic Courthouse rotunda
11-24-2010 County closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving
11-17-2010 Greene County groundwater study to be presented
11-17-2010 Residents urged to prepare now for winter weather
11-17-2010 Residents should now have property tax bills
11-10-2010 Assessor offers property tax bill information
11-09-2010 Collector mails property tax bills this week
11-05-2010 Election results updated
11-03-2010 District O accepting recycling and waste reduction grant applications
10-25-2010 Absentee voting available Sat., Oct. 30
10-13-2010 CERT search and rescue drill Saturday at Wilson''s Creek
09-23-2010 Greene County Archives/Elections Center dedication Wednesday
09-22-2010 Greene County surveying community''s disaster preparedness
09-20-2010 Absentee voting underway for Nov. 2 election
09-15-2010 Get a kit, make a plan, stay informed in September
09-08-2010 Drivers: watch for flooded roadways
09-02-2010 All but 7 county roads reopened after flooding
09-01-2010 Flooding closes county roads Sept. 1
08-20-2010 Blackman Road reopening Sunday, August 22
08-02-2010 Greene County receives clean audit from FEMA
07-26-2010 Absentee voting available Sat., July 31
07-22-2010 Free seminar on adolescent brain development Wednesday, July 28
07-16-2010 Leaky Roof Railway Corridor dedicated as Historic Site July 17
07-06-2010 July 7 last day to register to vote in August
06-30-2010 Be safe and pick up your trash when using fireworks
06-30-2010 Absentee voting available for August 3 election
06-21-2010 Heat, lightning and flooding highlighted in Summer Weather Safety Week
06-16-2010 Patriotic Salute Friday, June 18, in Historic Courthouse rotunda
06-10-2010 HAZ-MAT/bomb drill Thursday on MSU campus
06-02-2010 Watershed Center groundbreaking Friday morning
06-02-2010 Community Awareness Fair Saturday, June 5
06-01-2010 Absentee voting available Saturday, June 5
05-27-2010 Battlefield Road scheduled to reopen 7 a.m. Friday
05-13-2010 Residents advised to buy weather alert radios
05-11-2010 Greene County history exhibit in Historic Courthouse Rotunda
05-06-2010 Battlefield Road to reopen May 28, weather permitting
05-06-2010 County offices closed May 7 for Truman Day
04-29-2010 Absentee ballots available for June 8 election
04-21-2010 Personal Property and Business Assessment list (second notice) deadline May 1
04-19-2010 Public Hearing for Farm Road 170 extension plan Tuesday
04-07-2010 Recorder of Deeds Linda Montgomery announces intent to retire
04-07-2010 CERT training offered for disaster preparedness
04-01-2010 Greene County urges residents to take part in 2010 Census
03-30-2010 County construction projects update
03-17-2010 Abilities First open house, proclamation presentation Thursday afternoon
03-05-2010 Statewide storm siren drill and Severe Weather Awareness Week
03-04-2010 Assessor launches new property parcel website
03-03-2010 Battlefield & Blackman intersection closing March 8
02-16-2010 Property Assessment list deadline March 1
02-11-2010 County offices closed for Lincoln Day, Washington''s Birthday
02-10-2010 Battlefield Road reopening delayed
02-04-2010 Safety & Justice Roundtable Six-Month Update
01-25-2010 Open house for proposed Farm Road 170 extension Tuesday afternoon
01-08-2010 Greene County Highway Department continues plowing snow
12-21-2009 Prescribed burn planned at Riverbluff Cave property
12-21-2009 Greene County Collector, Recorder closed Dec. 24
12-08-2009 Choirs perform holiday music in Historic Courthouse
11-24-2009 Ready homes, vehicles now for winter weather
11-09-2009 Open House Nov. 10 for East-West Arterial
10-20-2009 Coonrod named president of PIC West Admin Council
10-05-2009 Prescribed burn at Riverbluff Cave
09-18-2009 CERT training offered in October, November
09-17-2009 Kessinger re-elected VP of SMAA
09-03-2009 Lukachick appointed Family Court Commissioner
09-01-2009 Assessor takes oath of office
08-19-2009 Media Advisory: Request to record or photograph in courts building
08-19-2009 Request Form to record or photograph in courts building
08-17-2009 Planning Board to review proposed Land Use Plan
08-13-2009 Local history programs Saturdays at Borders
08-05-2009 Blackman Road daytime road closings
07-27-2009 Div. 25 courtroom dedicated
07-22-2009 Safety & Justice Roundtable Final Report
07-21-2009 Emergency Management seeks public input on disaster planning
07-20-2009 Safety & Justice Roundtable presents final report July 22
07-13-2009 Open House Tuesday for proposed Weaver Road improvements
07-02-2009 New Div. 25 Courtroom opens July 2
06-24-2009 Community Awareness Fair Saturday
06-23-2009 Patriotic Concert at Courthouse Thursday, 3:30 p.m.
06-16-2009 Senior Citizens Services Fund marks anniversary
05-19-2009 Land Use Plan open house
05-18-2009 Biennial real estate reassessment complete
05-08-2009 May 8 storm damage summary
05-07-2009 Greene County contracts with MU for medical examiner services
05-05-2009 Riverbluff Cave Field House Annex opens
05-01-2009 Flooding causes road closures
04-30-2009 Assessment list (second notice) deadline May 1
04-30-2009 CERT earthquake drill at OEM
04-14-2009 Ribbon-cutting for Farm Road 151 improvements
04-10-2009 Minor storm damage reported in Greene County
04-06-2009 Civil court opens in Greene County Historic Courthouse
03-31-2009 Second notice assessment lists mailed
03-09-2009 Statewide storm siren drill and Severe Weather Awareness Week
03-02-2009 April 7, 2009 Candidates and Issues
02-20-2009 Regional Child Support Office relocating to downtown Springfield, closed Monday
02-20-2009 Personal Property and Business Assessment list deadline March 1
02-05-2009 County offices closed for Lincoln Day, Washington's Birthday
02-03-2009 Greene County receives clean audit
01-28-2009 Greene County Commission approves 2009 Budget
12-16-2008 Public Meeting on Kat's Bridge
12-05-2008 Free holiday music in Historic Courthouse rotunda
12-05-2008 Water law expert to speak with southwest Missouri lawmakers
12-01-2008 Historic Sites Board contest winner announced
11-21-2008 Thirty-first Circuit Judicial Commission
11-06-2008 FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Map public meeting
10-03-2008 State Highway WW to be dedicated to Deputy McCormack
08-15-2008 Local History Contest
08-11-2008 State legislation changes county assessment deadlines
07-22-2008 Greene County receives FEMA Individual Assistance for June flood damage
07-21-2008 Greene County's open bids posted online
07-17-2008 Media availability for new emergency communications vehicle
07-10-2008 Greene County seeking historic photos of Courthouse