Saturday, May 30, 2020


Effective 5/15/2020

Walk in hours: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm until further notice (South Main Floor entrance will be the only door unlocked, if accessible entrance is needed, please call the office you are visiting)

(Re-opening to regular business hours will be evaluated on a weekly basis, we will continue following Governor recommended guidelines and recommendation from our Public Health Officer)

The drop box located at the south basement entrance will remain available 8:am - 4:30 pm


Lincoln County is committed to protecting the health and well-being of our community and workforce. We are taking steps to limit counter access within individual County offices. Many services are available online, or can be handled by phone or by mail and we highly encourage that individuals use the alternative services delivery methods as they follow the recommendations to practice social distancing. Please be aware that we may be updating policies and procedures frequently to continue to provide services to the best of our ability.


We encourage you to call the office you need to visit first.  



Lincoln County Treasurer’s Office: 785-524-4190 or email


Lincoln County Appraiser’s Office: 785-524-4958 or email


Lincoln County Attorney: The County Attorney’s office will allow access by appointment only (except for law enforcement).  Please call 785-524-4380


Lincoln County Clerk’s Office: 785-524-4757 or email


Lincoln County Register of Deeds: 785-524-4657


Lincoln County Health Department: 785-524-4406 

Lincoln County District Court:  To contact the court office please call 785-524-4057 or email


Lincoln County Economic Development: 785-524-8954 or email


Lincoln County Highway Department: 785-524-4656 or 785-524-4443 or email


Lincoln County Safety Center

Lincoln County Safety Center (EMS/Fire) building will be closed to all public traffic/visitors. Only those authorized employees providing Fire/EMS services are allowed in the building.  In the event of a medical emergency please dial 911.


Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office

Lincoln County Sheriff’s office is limiting access the public.  Visitation is cancelled until further notice. Any questions for the department are asked to be handled via telephone if at all possible.  If you need to speak with an officer, please call the office at 785-524-4479 to make an appointment.  In the event of a medical emergency please dial 911.


Lincoln County Noxious Weed

   In-person sale of chemicals will be by appointment only.  Please call 785-524-4591 to schedule


Lincoln County Transfer Station

The transfer station will remain open at this time.  Please be prepared to drive in and unload your items as usual. Employees will be practicing social distancing. 


Please contact the Lincoln County Clerk’s Office at 785-524-4757 or if you have questions about any of the information contained in this notice. Thank you!


This is an ongoing situation and information is changing rapidly.  For the most up-to-date information about coronavirus (COVID-19), visit:

Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) –

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) –



It is important for us as a community to focus on prevention and reducing the threat of COVID-19 in our community. Regardless of age, everyone needs to practice good habits. The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person. Between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 6 feet). Through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes. For more log onto the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.

Below is a list of ways you can help prevent illness:
• Wash your hands often with soap and water use hand sanitizer if soap isn’t available
• Avoid close contact with people who are sick
• Cover your nose and mouth when you cough or sneeze
• Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
• Clean and disinfect surfaces and objects that may be contaminated with germs
• Stay home when you are sick


Lincoln County Courthouse is located at 216 E Lincoln Ave, Lincoln, KS. Lincoln County is located in the heart of north central Kansas, and is officially, designated as the “Post Rock capital” of the state. The Lincoln County Courthouse was listed on the National Historical Registry in 1976 for its significance in local politics and government and its architecture. The Lincoln County Courthouse includes the County Clerk, Register of Deeds. County Treasurer, Appraiser, District Court, and the County Commissioners' meeting room. Other county departments consist of Public Works, Law Enforcement, Communications, County Health, Emergency Management, and Emergency Medical Services.

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