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May 20, 2024
Bridge Closed

Apr 30, 2024
Eastern District Road & Bridge Update
Eastern District Road & Bridge Update
Beginning in May, the Eastern District Road & Bridge Department will be starting road maintenance. Currently our budget allows us to chip seal approximately 40 of our 120 miles of chip seal roads putting them on a 3-year

Mar 20, 2024
Pipeline Maintenance Path
Please be aware the Keystone Pipeline will be under routine cathodic maintenance from March until the end of December 2024. Cathodic Protection evaluations allow Specialists to gather information and make judgments concerning the integrity of the steel pipe. Contracto

Jan 26, 2024
2024 Approved Budget

On January 10, 2024, the Buchanan County Commission adopted the 2024 Budget.  2024 Approved Budget


Jan 17, 2024
Application & Guidelines for the Opioid Settlement Funds
Buchanan County and The city of St. Joseph are working together to disburse the funds awarded to our community through the settlement of lawsuits against manufacturers, distributors, and pharmacies as we work together and with community partners to recover from and prev
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Sep 27, 2023
Commissions' Statement Regarding Senate Bill 190
Buchanan County Commission Statement on the Homestead Tax Credit (Senate Bill 190)
The Commission has reviewed Senate Bill 190's language with assistance from the County Assessor, Collector, attorneys and professional organizations. Significant ambiguities exist as

May 01, 2023
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTES & ELECTRONICS COLLECTION
Household hazardous waste collection & storage as well as electronics collection is available in Buchanan County. The facility only accepts materials during business hours. Hours of operation are the 1st & 3rd Saturdays from 8 am - Noon (May - Oct). Located a