News Archive

Jul 29, 2022, 1:20 PM
July 29, 2022 – At this week’s Clay County Commission Business Session, Clay County Commissioners voted to let citizens decide whether the county surtax on commercial property should be reduced.
Jul 29, 2022, 10:53 AM
This morning, the Clay County Commission, along with County Administrator Dianna Wright, the Clay County Highway Department, Great River Associates and Boone Construction Company cut the ribbon for the completion of the new Greenwood Bridge over the Fishing River. The celebration recognizes nearly five years of hard work.
Jul 22, 2022, 8:21 AM
After almost five years, Clay County has completed work on the Greenwood Bridge over the Fishing River.
Jun 13, 2022, 1:01 PM
For the first time, Clay County has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for its 2022 budget.
Apr 5, 2021, 9:06 AM
Clay County Commissioners visited the Cerner campus last Thursday to tour and support the Operation Safe Vaccination Site, a massive community coalition that was created to safely and efficiently deliver COVID-19 vaccinations to Clay County citizens. Read more.
Mar 15, 2021, 1:17 PM
Eligible Clay County residents will have access to federal assistance to help with rental and utility bills. Read more.
Mar 3, 2021, 11:50 AM
The Clay County Commission has filled the vacant senior leadership positions in its Administrative staff. The County is bringing back several familiar faces, all of which previously held similar positions within the County.
Jan 28, 2021, 12:05 PM
Today, the Clay County Commission adopted a balanced budget for the year 2021. This budget prioritizes sound fiscal management and increased support for law enforcement, while still retaining the high standard in place for core community services and values. Read more.
Sep 14, 2020, 2:16 PM
Clay County is pleased to announce a groundbreaking ceremony held in coordination with the City of Smithville for a state‐of‐the‐art dog park to be located at Smithville Lake. Read more.
Aug 24, 2020, 9:35 AM
Clay County continues to track and monitor spending of Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funds allocated to community partners. Read more.