Wednesday, April 01, 2020

KANSAS GOVERNOR LAURA KELLY'S EXECUTVE ORDER 20-16  Statewide "stay home" order unless performing an essential activity (read the order for details)

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


PUBLIC ATTENDANCE OF COUNTY COMMISSION MEETINGS BY TELECOMMUNICATION ONLY.  Pursuant to KS Governor Order 20-16, in-person attendance at the County Commission meetings will not be allowed at this time.  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 South Third Street
Marion, Kansas  66861

(south of the car wash)

Phone: 620-382-2945


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

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

Duties and Responsibilities of the Planning and Zoning Department are to provide consultation to zoning applicants, maintain records, review site plans, issue construction permits, enforcement of zoning regulations and to provide research and recommendations to Planning Commission.

Functions include:

Zoning:  Administers and enforces zoning and subdivision regulations; processes applications and provides staff support to the Planning Commission and the Board of Zoning Appeals.

Building Permits:  Manages review of county building permits.

Please note:  If you are applying for a building permit, you may qualify for the Neighborhood Revitalization program.


The Marion County Planning Commission & Board of Zoning Appeals held public meetings concerning the Wind Energy Conversion System conditional use application for Expedition Wind, LLC.

Select each date to view the public meeting:

June 3, 2019

June 4, 2019

June 10, 2019

ALL repairs to flooded structures within a designated Special Flood Hazard Area require a Floodplain Development Permit.

Fees for floodplain development permits may be waived if damage was caused by recent flooding.

Please inquire at the Planning & Zoning Department at 203 South Third Street, Marion, or call (620) 382-2945.

Kansas Association Of County Planning & Zoning Officials