Wednesday, June 03, 2020

Marion County Strategy - Individual responsibility 5/27/2020 Memo and flyer.

Information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) from the Marion County Health Department.

County offices are open with some restrictions.  Wearing a mask is highly encouraged during any face to face meeting, along with proper social distancing.  Driver's License services will be offered beginning June 8th by appointment only. The Department on Aging and the Planning & Zoning Office are open by appointment only.  In person attendance at the County Commission meetings will not be allowed at this time. 
Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we work to safely transition back to full public access over time.  The safety of our citizens and employees is of paramount importance.  County staff is available to answer your questions by phone or email.  Please don't hesitate to contact us. 

Treasurer:  620.382.2180
Vehicle Dept:
County Clerk:  620.382.2185
Register of Deeds:  620.382.2151
County Attorney:  620.382.2243
District Court:  620.382.2104
Appraiser:  620.382.3715
Mapping:  620.382.3778
Road & Bridge:  620.382.3761

PUBLIC ATTENDANCE OF COUNTY COMMISSION MEETINGS BY TELECOMMUNICATION ONLY.  In-person attendance at the County Commission meetings is not allowed at this time due to mass gathering restrictions.  We encourage attendance by telecommunication which also allows public interaction.
To join the County Commission meetings from your computer, tablet or smartphone, go to or by phone dial 1-866-899-4679.  The access code is 639-484-901#.

Please contact individual County offices directly for any questions or assistance.




203 S. Third St.  
Marion, Kansas  66861

Phone: 620-382-2945


Office Hours:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (Closed Noon-1:00pm)

                                                           *Hours may vary. Please call ahead to ensure availability of staff

Duties and Responsibilities of the Sanitation/Environmental Health Department are to provide enforcement of public health laws, regulations, and environmental codes; provide consultation and permits for water wells and sewage disposal; investiation of public health complaints and records maintenance.

Functions include:

Water Screening:  The Marion County Environmental Health Dept. offers water screening for private water supplies.  The water screen includes:  nitrates, coliform bacterial & E.coli bacteria.  The cost for a water screen is $20.00.

Field Inspections:  The Marion County Environmental Health Dept. can conduct field inspections of private water supply and wastewater systems for real estate purchase purposes.  Field inspections evaluate health risks and violations of current state and/or local regulations.  The cost of a field inspection is $100.00 (or $50.00 each), $20.00 for re-inspection trip.