News Archive

Mar 19, 2020, 4:54 PM
3/18/2020 - Please be advised: In response to COVID-19 concerns, Clay County public areas are closed, with some exceptions. Please call ahead. This decision is being made to ensure the health of our community and staff. The public will be notified of continuing updates via the County website, social and traditional media.
Mar 19, 2020, 11:45 AM
The Clay County Commission — in coordination with the Clay County Public Health Center (CCPHC) and the Emergency Management Coordinator — declared a state of emergency in Clay County. Read more.
Mar 16, 2020, 4:53 PM
The Charter Constitutional Advisory Committee was tasked with garnering public input on the Constitutional Election set for April 7th.
Feb 14, 2020, 10:28 AM
Clay County remains committed to its responsibility to the audit as well as its responsibility to holding the Missouri Auditor accountable throughout this process. Read more.
Dec 12, 2019, 4:56 PM
The Assistant County Administrator appeared for her deposition today, but Clay County’s legal counsel learned just before the hearing was to begin that non-attorney staff from the State Auditor’s office would be conducting the questioning. Read more.
Dec 5, 2019, 4:36 PM
Searching for plans this weekend? The City of Liberty, Historic Downtown Liberty, Inc. and Clay County would like to extend an invitation to Hometown Holidays and the Mayor's Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, this Saturday, December 7, 2019 on the Historic Downtown Liberty Square. Read more.
Nov 25, 2019, 2:38 PM
Nov. 22, 2019: We have been in touch with the Missouri State Auditor about her interest in meeting with the Assistant County Administrator on a couple of matters and are working with their office to coordinate times for this to occur. Read more.
Nov 18, 2019, 4:36 PM
On November 18, 2019 the Clay County Commission voted to approve Resolution 2019-374, which effectively begins the formation of a Constitutional Charter Advisory Committee. Read more.
Nov 15, 2019, 4:55 PM
On November 15, 2019, the Clay County Chief Budget Officer proposed a budget that will ensure spending on government services remains sustainable and properly balanced. Read more.
Nov 8, 2019, 3:53 PM
While the Auditor’s subpoena is completely unnecessary, the County fully intends to comply in an appropriate manner. In fact, our staff had already conveyed to the Auditor’s office that it would produce nearly all of the requested materials, but needed more time given the auditor only provided seven days to produce thousands of pages of documents, and given that County staff are working to meet a November 15 deadline to complete the 2020 budget. Read more...