Pictured left to right (bottom row) Commissioner Mahoney, Commissioner Lightner, Commissioner Duckham, Chairman Shotwell Jr, Commissioner Walz; (top row) Commissioner Polaczyk passed October 2017 (the District 8 Commissioner is now Jonathan Williams), Commissioner Tompkins, Commissioner Rice Jr, Commissioner Elwell
Jackson County government, in cooperation with the community and local government units, strives through a planned process to deliver quality services that address public needs.
Meeting agendas and minutes for the Jackson County Board of Commissioners Meetings and Study Sessions are available on BoardDocs®.
If you are looking for agendas and minutes for meetings prior to March 11, 2013, visit the Agenda Center.
The Board of County Commissioners is a 9-member governing board elected at-large to represent the citizens of Jackson County. Learn more about the Jackson County Board of Commissioners by viewing their individual pages listed on this page.
The Board defines the role and guides the actions of the organization in ensuring the future of Jackson County. The Commission establishes policies and appoints a County Administrator to implement the policies and manage the operations of the County. The Commission annually approves the budget which determines the revenue and expenditures necessary to operate all County departments.
The Jackson County Board of Commissioners appoints individuals to numerous Boards and Commissions. Learn more about the boards and commission appointments by reviewing the Apply for Board of Commission Appointment page.