County Commission

Mission Statement

It is the mission of Seward County Government to provide a standard of excellence in services to meet the needs of Seward County citizens and to enhance their quality of life.

Our Vision: 

Creating positive partnerships between government, business, community organizations, and our residents who share a dedication to making life better for our citizens today and future generations. 

Core Values:

  • Integrity/Honesty/Trustworthiness
  • Respect for All
  • Stewardship/Fiscally Responsible
  • Commitment
  • Operate with Transparency
  • Accountability
  • Quality/Excellence
  • Servant Leadership
  • Creativity/Innovation
  • Progressive & Forward Thinking
  • Credibility
  • Positive Attitude/ Supportive/ Encouraging/Empowerment
  • Opportunities


The Board of County Commissioners meet on the first and third Monday of each month at 5:30 pm in the Commission Chambers, located at the Seward County Administration Building, 2nd floor, 515 N Washington, Liberal, KS 67901. 

All Constituents wanting to place an item of discussion on the Board's agenda should contact the County Administration office no later than the Thursday at noon prior to the Board's regularly scheduled meeting. All documents related to the agenda should also be received at that time. Contact Melinda Baker at the County Administration Office at (620) 626-3212 or by email.

Suggestions or Comments

If you have any suggestions or comments please use the Suggestions or Comments online form to submit them. 

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  • Jim Rice, District 5 Commissioner
    Ward 6 Prec 1, Ward 6 Prec 2, Liberal Township 3, Seward Township 2 / District 5 Map
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