Tax Collection Drop Box

The Adair County Collector’s Office has a payment drop box.  We encourage taxpayers, making a payment by check or money order, to take advantage of the payment drop box located in front of  the Collector’s Office at 310 North Elson.

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New Archer Lane Bridge

Adair County Commissioners conducted the final inspection of the newly constructed Bridge on Archer Lane November 16, 2020. Archer Lane Bridge is located in the Southeast part of the county  and was funded through the Off-System Bridge Replacement and Rehabilitation (BRO) Local Public Agency (LPA) program through the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT).

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Commission Signs Agreement with Humane Society

Humane Society Check Presentation

Pictured left to right:  Bill King-1st District Commissioner, Mark Thompson- 2nd District Commissioner, Mark Shahan-Presiding Commissioner, present Krista Baker-Adair County Humane Society Board President with a $5,000 check. Kirksville, Missouri, June 10, 2020 – Adair County Commissioners presented a check and signed a year long agreement with the local animal shelter, on behalf of Adair County,…

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Secretary Ashcroft Visits Adair County

Jay Ashcroft and Sandy Collop

Kirksville, Missouri – Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft stopped by the Adair County Courthouse on Wednesday May 13, 2020 to visit the County Clerk’s Office and to provide them with additional voting preparation materials amid the Coronavirus Pandemic. During his visit, Secretary Ashcroft distributed cleaning disinfectant, hand sanitizer, and face masks to County Clerk’s…

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Governor Parson Visits Adair County

Governor Parson with State and County Officials

On Thursday January 2, 2020, Governor Parson made an unscheduled stop at the Adair County Courthouse to visit with local county and state elected officials. Governor Parson’s visit was informal but he did speak with officials about recent regional economic development projects and his continued support of economic growth in Northeast Missouri. Governor Parson also…

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Constitution Day

Constitution Day

Kirksville, Missouri – On September 17, 2019 Elected Officials attended a Constitution Day Ceremony on the Campus of Truman State University. The event included presentation of colors by ROTC, singing of the National Anthem, reciting the Pledge of Allegiance, and a reading of the Preamble by TSU President Sue Thomas. Selections from the Constitution were…

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County Line Way Bridge

County Line Way Bridge

The newly constructed County Line Way Bridge is 22ft wide and 138ft in length and took 2 ½ years to complete (initial grant application to completed construction). The bridge cost $425,000 to build and was funded using federal transportation funding through the Highway Bridge Program (HBP) for Off-System Bridge Replacement and Rehabilitation (BRO).  HBP/BRO provides…

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State of County Address

Local officials and administrators from across Adair County will gather on Wednesday April 03, 2019 at 8:00am at the Adair County Annex Meeting Room for the “State of the County Address”. The meeting will include information from the following entities: • Adair County Nursing Home (Doing Business As: Twin Pines Adult Care Center) • Ambulance District…

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County Officials Tour Zachary Substation

Ameren Group

The electrical transformer for the Zachary substation in Adair County arrived Tuesday February 26, 2019 at the construction site near Troy Mills, MO. The transformer is part of the Mark Twain Transmission project and is expected to be in service this spring. Several Adair County Officials were on hand to tour the substation and watch…

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