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Putnam County Courthouse Hours:
Mon - Fri 8 AM - 4 PM
Thurs 8 AM - 7 PM

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Fast Facts about the County Commissioners' Office:

 Names of Elected Officials:

  • Stephen Andes, Republican, term expires 2014
  • R. Joseph Haynes, Republican, term expires 2016
  • Andy Skidmore, Republican, term expires 2018

 The term of office is 6 years.

 Public Meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 9:00 a.m. and, as needed, on a designated Thursday evening.

 Putnam County Board of Review and Equalization hearings are held throughout the month of February by appointment only scheduled through the County Commission office.   

 Duties of this office:

  • Set levy rates for property taxes
  • Set the budget for County Government
  • Appoint citizens to serve on Boards and Commissions:
    • Building Commission
    • Central WV Regional Airport Authority
    • Civil Service Board - Deputy Sheriff
    • Courthouse Corporation
    • Development Authority
    • Dilapidated & Abandoned Building Enforcement Agency
    • E-911 Advisory Board
    • Farmland Advisory Board
    • Fire Service Board
    • Health Department Board
    • Historic Landmarks Commission
    • Library Board
    • Multi-Cap Board
    • Parks & Recreation Commission
    • Planning Commission
    • Port Authority
    • Public Service District Boards (PSD's)
    • Solid Waste Authority

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 Special Programs/Services offered by this office:

  • Provide leadership for water/sewer development
  • Provide input to Department of Highways