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Ellis County Commissioners Court Appoints New Justice of the Peace Precinct 1 Ellis County Commissioners Court Appoints New Justice of the Peace Precinct 1
AirCheckTexas Accepting Vehicle Replacement Applications AirCheckTexas Accepting Vehicle Replacement Applications
Press Release: Texas Department of State Health Services Release Vaccine Airdrops to Control Rabies Press Release: Texas Department of State Health Services Release Vaccine Airdrops to Control Rabies
Ellis County Commissioners Court Begins Streaming Live Feed of Meetings Ellis County Commissioners Court Begins Streaming Live Feed of Meetings
Notice of Phone Number Changes Notice of Phone Number Changes
Updates to the County phone system required new phone numbers to be issued to some departments.
County & District Attorney Press Release, Lehman - August 16, 2013 County & District Attorney Press Release, Lehman - August 16, 2013
Prosecutors asked the jury to find Lehman guilty of nine counts of animal cruelty and to sentence her to the maximum one year in jail.
County and District Press Release, Mason - August 16, 2013 County and District Press Release, Mason - August 16, 2013
On August 16, 2013, an Ellis County jury sentenced Ryan Keith Mason, 41, of Italy, to 68 years in prison after he was convicted of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.
County & District Attorney Press Release August 6, 2013 County & District Attorney Press Release August 6, 2013
Assualt Bodily Injury
Ellis County 4-H Honors Ellis County 4-H Honors
Ellis County Historical Courthouse Celebrates Milestone with Austin Couple Ellis County Historical Courthouse Celebrates Milestone with Austin Couple
Austin couple chooses favorite Texas courthouse for wedding.
County Receives Flag Donation for the Ellis County Courts Building County Receives Flag Donation for the Ellis County Courts Building
Ellis County received a flag donation for display at the new Ellis County Courts building Wednesday, July 3rd.
County and District Attorney Press Release August 1, 2013 County and District Attorney Press Release August 1, 2013
Jury Sentences Career Drug Dealer to 80 and 20 Years.
DA press release - 07/19/2013 DA press release - 07/19/2013
On July 19, 2013, the State of Texas through the Ellis County and District Attorney's Office filed a seizure petitions against $464,870 in U.S. Currency and a 2007 Kenworth Truck Tractoe.
Maximum Jail Time for Flasher Maximum Jail Time for Flasher
Maximum sentence of 180 days in jail handed down on June 27, 2013 in County Court at Law #2.
State Track and Field Champion Kourtnei Johnson State Track and Field Champion Kourtnei Johnson
The Ellis County Commissioners’ Court recognized Kourtnei Johnson with a proclamation on Tuesday, May 28 for her accomplishments at the 2013 State UIL 1A Track & Field Meet in Austin.
County Bond Ratings Approved by Fitch County Bond Ratings Approved by Fitch
On February 15, 2013, Fitch Ratings Fitch Ratings completed its review of Ellis County’s financial profile and reaffirmed the County’s general obligation bonds at “AA” rating.
Ellis County Transit Needs Assessment and Planning Study Ellis County Transit Needs Assessment and Planning Study
The public is invited to participate in a meeting to learn about the Ellis County Transit Needs Assessment and Planning Study and share their input. The meeting will be one hour. Wednesday, March 20th, 6:30 – 7:30 PM.
County Judge and Commissioners Attend Continuing Education School County Judge and Commissioners Attend Continuing Education School
Austin – Ellis County Judge Carol Bush, Commissioners Dennis Robinson, Bill Dodson and Ron Brown joined over 500 county judges and commissioners for the V.G. Young Institute’s School for County Commissioners Courts.
Burn Ban Order - Sept. 24, 2012 Burn Ban Order - Sept. 24, 2012
Burn Ban Order - Sept. 24, 2012
Commissioners' Court Report - June 26, 2012 Commissioners' Court Report - June 26, 2012
Commissioners' Court Report - June 11, 2012 Commissioners' Court Report - June 11, 2012
DA Press Release - June 6, 2012 DA Press Release - June 6, 2012
Commissioners' Court Report - May 29, 2012 Commissioners' Court Report - May 29, 2012
Press Release from Commissioners' Court held on May 29, 2012.
Commissioners' Court Report - May 14, 2012 Commissioners' Court Report - May 14, 2012
As they have done for a number of years, deputies of the Ellis County Sheriff will provide security services at Lake Bardwell during the summer months, under a contract with the Army Corps of Engineers approved this morning by the Commissioners’ Court.
Safety Award Press Release - May 8, 2012 Safety Award Press Release - May 8, 2012
DA Press Release - May 2, 2012 DA Press Release - May 2, 2012
Commissioners' Court Report - April 23, 2012 Commissioners' Court Report - April 23, 2012
The State of Texas has committed to a transformation in delivery of healthcare to the poor, and in return, the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare have committed some matching funds to help establish the necessary programs.
Commissioners' Court Report - April 9, 2012 Commissioners' Court Report - April 9, 2012
Declaring the week of April 9 through April 13, 2012 as National Library Week in Ellis County, the Ellis County Commissioners’ Court took a few minutes to recognize the work of several volunteers in the County’s Law Library.
Commissioners' Court Press Release Commissioners' Court Press Release
Commissioners' Court Press Release for 03/26/2012
DA Press Release - March 23, 2012 DA Press Release - March 23, 2012
Commissioners' Court Report - March 12, 2012 Commissioners' Court Report - March 12, 2012
DA Press Release - March 1, 2012 DA Press Release - March 1, 2012
Commissioners' Court Report for February 27, 2012 Commissioners' Court Report for February 27, 2012
Radio Compliance Project Moves Forward
DA Press Release - February 16, 2012 DA Press Release - February 16, 2012
HABITUAL CRIMINAL SENTENCED TO 13 YEARS IN PRISON.
Service Recognized Service Recognized
County recognizes years of service Ellis County officials gathered Friday evening to recognize employees for their years of service to the public.
Commissioners' Court Report for January 23, 2012 Commissioners' Court Report for January 23, 2012
Bridges slated for replacement in Precinct 3.
Ellis County & District Attorney’s Office Press Release Ellis County & District Attorney’s Office Press Release
Paul Kevin McGown, a 46 year old man from Dallas, Texas, was found guilty of Assault on a Family Member by Occlusion by an Ellis County Jury on January 12, 2012, in the 40th district court of Ellis County.
Fire Marshal/Emergency Management Coordinator Fire Marshal/Emergency Management Coordinator
Ellis County Commissioners Appoint New Fire Marshal/Emergency Management Coordinator
Commissioners' Court Report - January 9, 2012 Commissioners' Court Report - January 9, 2012
Court hears objections to proposed changes in road weight limits
Harris County Hot Sheet - December, 2011 Harris County Hot Sheet - December, 2011
HARRIS COUNTY CONSTABLE COMPETITION
Commissioners' Court Report - Dec. 22, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - Dec. 22, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report Dec. 22, 2011
DA Press Release - Dec. 16, 2011 DA Press Release - Dec. 16, 2011
On Friday, December 16, 2011, an Ellis County sentenced Bobby Joe Hall, 56, of Burleson, Texas, to a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison and a fine of $10,000. On Thursday, the same jury had convicted Hall of Indecency With a Child, a 2nd degree felony.
Medicaid Waiver Program Medicaid Waiver Program
Jay Fox, CEO of Baylor Medical Center of Waxahachie, and David Anderson, CEO of Ennis Regional Medical Center, encouraged Ellis County to enter into an Affiliation Agreement under a State program that allows local governments and private hospitals to work together.
Commissioners' Court Report - Nov. 28, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - Nov. 28, 2011
With a Federal Communications Commission deadline of January 1, 2013 looming ever closer, Ellis County Commissioners approved a contract extension with RCC Consultants that will take the County to full compliance. The action was taken during the Court’s regularly-scheduled meeting on Monday, November 28.
Commissioners' Court Press Release - November 14, 2011 Commissioners' Court Press Release - November 14, 2011
Commissioners' Court Press Release - November 14, 2011
DA Press Release - Nov. 14, 2011 DA Press Release - Nov. 14, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report - Nov. 7, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - Nov. 7, 2011
Court extends power contract.
Commissioners' Court Report - Nov. 4, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - Nov. 4, 2011
In a special meeting called for Friday, November 4, 2011, Ellis County Commissioners voted unanimously to lift the ban on outdoor burning, at least temporarily.
Nationwide Emergency Alert Test Nationwide Emergency Alert Test
Commissioners' Court Press Release - October 28, 2011 Commissioners' Court Press Release - October 28, 2011
Commissioners' Court Press Release - October 28, 2011
Commissioners' Court  Press Release - October 24, 2011 Commissioners' Court Press Release - October 24, 2011
Commissioners' Court Press Release - October 24, 2011
Commissioners' Court Press Release - October 10, 2011 Commissioners' Court Press Release - October 10, 2011
Well orchestrated response averts tragedy at Magnablend Well orchestrated response averts tragedy at Magnablend
Planning and preparation were obvious in the expert response to Monday’s devastating fire at the Magnablend chemical plant in Waxahachie – a response that averted potential human tragedy.
Texas Department of State Health Services to hold public meeting Texas Department of State Health Services to hold public meeting
After hearing concerns from around the community about the tuberculosis situation at Ennis High School, Rep. Joe Barton (R-Ennis/Arlington) and State Rep. Jim Pitts (R-Ellis County) helped facilitate a community meeting Wednesday night, September 28th, with health officials from the Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS).
Commissioners' Court Report - Sept. 26, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - Sept. 26, 2011
Using language required pursuant to Texas Tax Code Section 26.05(b), Commissioner Bill Dodson, pct. 2, made the following motion to set the tax rate for Ellis County for fiscal year 2011-2012:
Commissioners' Court Report - September 21, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - September 21, 2011
After two public hearings, one regarding the proposed ad valorem tax rate and another regarding the budget for fiscal year 2011/2012, Ellis County Commissioners narrowly approved a budget that will require a two-cent tax rate increase.
DA Press Release 9/19/2011 DA Press Release 9/19/2011
DA Press Release 9/19/2011
Prairilands Meeting - Sept. 2011 Prairilands Meeting - Sept. 2011
The Work Session will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the District’s office at 1 N. Main, Suite 220, Cleburne, Texas.
Commissioners' Court Report - Sept. 12, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - Sept. 12, 2011
With the Keetch-Byrum Drought Index at 785 and no relief in sight, Ellis County Commissioners enacted a new 90-day ban on outdoor burning during a regular meeting on September 12, 2011.
Sheriff Press Release - Sept. 2, 2011 Sheriff Press Release - Sept. 2, 2011
With public safety as the primary concern, Ellis County Sheriff Johnny Brown is encouraging everyone to be extra cautious and to participate in safe activities during the holiday weekend.
Commissioners' Court Report - August 25, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - August 25, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report - August 25, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report  - Aug. 22, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - Aug. 22, 2011
Ellis County Commissioners took the next step in the annual budget process during their regularly-scheduled meeting on Monday, August 22, by taking a record vote regarding the tax rate for fiscal year 2011-2012.
Commissioners' Court Press Release - August 16, 2011 Commissioners' Court Press Release - August 16, 2011
Commissioners' Court Press Release - August 16, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report  - Aug. 8, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - Aug. 8, 2011
Constable Terry Nay and Deputy Constable Brad Elliott were recognized in Commissioners’ Court on Monday morning for their part in the EPA Regional Emissions Enforcement program Achievement Award received by the North Central Texas Council of Governments
Commissioners' Court Report - July 25, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - July 25, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report - 7/11/2011 Commissioners' Court Report - 7/11/2011
DA Press Release - July 11, 2011 DA Press Release - July 11, 2011
On Monday, July 11, 2011, a truck tractor and trailer that was used to haul almost 3,000 pounds of marijuana through Ellis County was awarded to the State of Texas. After a trial before the Court, Judge Bob Carroll of the 40th Judicial District Court awarded the 2000 Volvo truck and utility trailer to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Polling Locations, Nov. 8, 2011 Polling Locations, Nov. 8, 2011
NOVEMBER 8, 2011 POLLING LOCATIONS (SITIOS PARA EL 8 DE NOVIEMBRE DEL 2011 ELECCION)
2011 Early Voting Schedule - Nov. 8, 2011 2011 Early Voting Schedule - Nov. 8, 2011
NOVEMBER 8, 2011 EARLY VOTING SCHEDULE FOR AMENDMENTS (HORARIO PARA LA VOTACION ADELANTADA PARA ENMIENDA DIA 8 DE NOVIEMBRE 2011)
Redistricting Press Release- July 1, 2011 Redistricting Press Release- July 1, 2011
Redistricting is a word seldom used, except once every ten years. On Wednesday, July 6, 2011, at 6:30 p.m., the public is encouraged to attend a public hearing on redistricting in the Commissioners’ Courtroom on the 2nd floor of the Historic Ellis County Courthouse on the square in downtown Waxahachie.
DA Press Release - No Refusal Weekend DA Press Release - No Refusal Weekend
Declaration of Disaster - June 30, 2011 Declaration of Disaster - June 30, 2011
DA Press Release - June 30, 2011 DA Press Release - June 30, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report - 06/27/2011 Commissioners' Court Report - 06/27/2011
With deadlines looming large, Ellis County Commissioners put aside their differences and selected two redistricting plans to be submitted to the Citizens’ Advisory Committee and to public hearings for comment.
Commissioners' Court Report - 06/13/2011 Commissioners' Court Report - 06/13/2011
In a regularly-scheduled meeting on Monday, June 13, Ellis County Commissioners declared a ban on outdoor burning and issued an order prohibiting the sale or use of restricted fireworks in the unincorporated areas of Ellis County. This prohibition includes professional fireworks displays, although individual cities may make different rulings for displays within city limits.
Commissioners' Court Press Release for 5/23/2011 Commissioners' Court Press Release for 5/23/2011
Commissioners' Court Press Release for 5/23/2011
DA Press Release - May 10, 2011 DA Press Release - May 10, 2011
DA Press Release - May 10, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report - May 9, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - May 9, 2011
Due to recent soaking rains, as well as the need of many residents to safely and efficiently dispose of downed trees and other plant debris after the storms, Commissioners voted unanimously to rescind a ban on outdoor burning approved at the April 26 meeting.
Redistricting Committee - April 28, 2011 Redistricting Committee - April 28, 2011
Having grown rapidly during the last decade – from 111,360 in the 2000 Census to 149,610 in the 2010 Census – Ellis County must draw new lines for its commissioner precincts. The redistricting process must adhere first to the Constitutional provision for equal protection – commonly referred to as “One Man, One Vote” – but must also meet the provisions of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Commissioners' Court Report - July 25, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - July 25, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report - April 25, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - April 25, 2011
County approves ban on outdoor burning
Commissioners' Court Press Release - 4/11/2011 Commissioners' Court Press Release - 4/11/2011
DA Press Release - Loftis Affidavit DA Press Release - Loftis Affidavit
Affidavit for Arrest Warrant.
DA Press Release - April 8, 2011 DA Press Release - April 8, 2011
Convicted child molester Gene Edward Loftis, age 57, of Waxahachie, was sentenced on Friday, April 8, 2011, to 40 years in prison by Judge Bob Carroll, 40th Judicial District Court of Ellis County. Loftis must serve a minimum of 20 years before he can be considered for parole. Loftis pleaded guilty to the charge, and he waived his right to appeal the sentence.
Press Release - April 7, 2011 Press Release - April 7, 2011
Ellis County Law Enforcement officials are preparing for the largest Warrant Roundup in recent history, working aggressively on any and all warrants that remain outstanding after April 30, 2011.
DA Press Release - March 31, 2011 DA Press Release - March 31, 2011
Bradford Craig Randle, a 50 year old man from Athens, Texas, was found guilty of Aggravated Assault on a Public Servant by an Ellis County Jury on March 30, 2011, for the July 12, 2010, knife-wielding attack on Ellis County Sheriff?s Deputy Joseph Maddox.
DA Press Release - March 29, 2011 DA Press Release - March 29, 2011
Convicted felon Ricky Lynn Mills, II, was sentenced on Tuesday, March 29, 2011, to 35 years in prison by Judge Bob Carroll of the 40th Judicial District Court.
Commissioners' Court Report - March 28, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - March 28, 2011
Sale of county buildings to move forward
Commissioners Court Workshop - 3/28/2011 Commissioners Court Workshop - 3/28/2011
Notice is hereby given that a Workshop of the Ellis County Commissioners Court will be held on Monday, March 28,2011 at 6:00 PM., in the Historic Courthouse, Commissioners Courtroom, 101 W. Main Street (2ndFloor),Waxahachie, Texas
March 2011 Clean-Up Event - No More Vouchers Available March 2011 Clean-Up Event - No More Vouchers Available
No more vouchers available for March 2011 clean-up event.
Commissioners' Court Report - 3/14/2011 Commissioners' Court Report - 3/14/2011
Commissioners' Court Report - March 14, 2011
No Refusal Weekend No Refusal Weekend
Working with all law enforcement agencies throughout the County, the Ellis County Sheriff?s Office and the County and District Attorney?s Office will be coordinating a “No Refusal” weekend to target drunk driving on March 18, 19 and 20, 2011 from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m.
2011 Ellis County Week-long Cleanup 2011 Ellis County Week-long Cleanup
Only a limited number of vouchers are still available for our upcoming Ellis County Clean-Up Event scheduled for March 26th thru April 2nd.
County Service Awards - March 4, 2011 County Service Awards - March 4, 2011
The Ellis County Commissioners’ Court and other officials recently recognized county employees for their years of dedicated service.
Commissioners' Court Report - Feb. 28, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - Feb. 28, 2011
During the regularly scheduled meeting of the Ellis County Commissioners’ Court on Monday, February 28, 2011, two members of the board of directors of the Prairielands Groundwater Conservation District and the organization’s executive director gave an update on their progress.
2011 Ellis County “Week-Long” Clean-Up 2011 Ellis County “Week-Long” Clean-Up
Ellis County will be hosting another week long Clean-Up event providing an opportunity for all county residents to dispose of trash, furniture, mattresses, yard debris, and other similar items.
Commissioners' Court Report - February 14, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - February 14, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report - February 14, 2011
Driving Simulator Improves Employee Safety Driving Simulator Improves Employee Safety
The Texas Association of Counties is providing specialized safety training for Ellis County employees this month, utilizing a driving simulator that offers county employees a unique experience to prepare for unexpected driving situations.
Weather Delay – possible office closure Weather Delay – possible office closure
With bad weather once again approaching, County Judge Carol Bush estimates that County offices will experience at least a two-hour delay on Wednesday, February 9, 2011, opening at 10 a.m.
Inclement Weather Statement - Ellis County Offices Closed Inclement Weather Statement - Ellis County Offices Closed
Delayed Opening:  Ellis County Offices Delayed Opening: Ellis County Offices
Ellis County offices will open at ten a.m. on Wednesday, February 2.
Inclement Weather Statement - Ellis County Offices Closed Inclement Weather Statement - Ellis County Offices Closed
Commissioners' Court Report - January 24, 2011 Commissioners' Court Report - January 24, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report - January 24, 2011
DA press release - 01/21/2011 DA press release - 01/21/2011
Convicted child molester David Bernard Sharp, 27, of Waxahachie, Texas, was sentenced on Thursday, January 20, 2011, to 99 years in prison.
Ellis County Clean-Up Event Ellis County Clean-Up Event
DA Press Release - January 14, 2011 DA Press Release - January 14, 2011
DA Press Release - January 14, 2011
Commissioners' Court Report 1/10/2011 Commissioners' Court Report 1/10/2011
Commissioners' Court Report 1/10/2011
Inclement weather notice for County employees Inclement weather notice for County employees
Inclement weather notice for County employees for January 10, 2011.
DA Press Release - 01/06/2011 DA Press Release - 01/06/2011
Convicted murderer sentenced to 65 years in prison
New Officials Sworn In New Officials Sworn In
It was a packed house for Ellis County’s swearing-in ceremony.
Commissioners' Court Press Release 12/17/2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release 12/17/2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release 12/17/2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release 12/13/2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release 12/13/2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release 12/13/2010
Ellis County Courthouse Honored Ellis County Courthouse Honored
Commissioners' Court Press Release for Dec. 3, 2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release for Dec. 3, 2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release for Dec. 3, 2010
County employees giving back County employees giving back
Ellis County employees have launched a Christmas gift drive benefitting the children and teens served by the Presbyterian Children’s Home in Waxahachie.
Commissioners' Court Press Release for 11/22/10 Commissioners' Court Press Release for 11/22/10
Commissioners' Court Press Release for 11/22/10
Commissioners' Court Press Release 11/15/2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release 11/15/2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release 11/15/2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release November 8, 2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release November 8, 2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release November 8, 2010
Commissioners' court Press Release October 29, 2010 Commissioners' court Press Release October 29, 2010
Commissioners' court Press Release October 29, 2010
Voters Registration Notice Voters Registration Notice
Commissioners' Court Press Release 10/25/2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release 10/25/2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release 10/25/2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release 10/11/2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release 10/11/2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release 10/11/2010.
Commissioner Dodson Press Release Commissioner Dodson Press Release
Commissioner Dodson Press Release
Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release 10/1/2010 Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release 10/1/2010
Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release 10/1/2010.
Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release 09/27/2010 Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release 09/27/2010
Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release 09/27/2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release Sept. 16, 2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release Sept. 16, 2010
Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release for September 16, 2010
Voucher Update - Ellis County Clean-Up Day Event on September 18th Voucher Update - Ellis County Clean-Up Day Event on September 18th
We’re down to the wire for distributing vouchers for the 9/18/10 Clean-Up Event!
Commissioners' Court Report for 09/13/2010. Commissioners' Court Report for 09/13/2010.
Commissioners' Court Report for 09/13/2010.
Tornado Touch Down Tornado Touch Down
Commissioners' Court Report for August 23, 2010 Commissioners' Court Report for August 23, 2010
Commissioners' Court Report for August 9, 2010 Commissioners' Court Report for August 9, 2010
Commisioners' Court Report for July 26, 2010 Commisioners' Court Report for July 26, 2010
Supplemental building projects move forward.
Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release for July 15, 2010 Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release for July 15, 2010
Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release for July 15, 2010
Coast2Coast Rx Free Discount Card Coast2Coast Rx Free Discount Card
The Coast2Coast Rx free discount card program has saved Ellis County residents more than $47,185.55, for an overall average savings of almost 40% off of their prescription medications!
Commissioners' Court Press Release June 28, 2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release June 28, 2010
Press Release from Commissioners' Court 06/28/2010.
Bond Oversight Committee Concludes Bond Oversight Committee Concludes
Final meeting held of the Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee on Monday evening.
New Offices Open New Offices Open
Press release with new office location contact information.
Bond Oversight Committee to Hold Final Meeting Bond Oversight Committee to Hold Final Meeting
With grand-opening ceremonies behind for the new county and city facilities in downtown Waxahachie, and move-in slated for completion by mid-June, the Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee has set June 21, 2010 as the new date for its final meeting.
Grand Opening Celebrated Grand Opening Celebrated
County officials and employees and members of the public gathered this afternoon to celebrate the opening of the County’s new courts and administration building, county jail expansion, and the City of Waxahachie’s new parking garage.
County to Celebrate Ribbon Cutting County to Celebrate Ribbon Cutting
County officials and employees will gather to celebrate the opening of the new courts and administration building and detention center expansion.
Commissioners' Court Press Release May 24, 2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release May 24, 2010
Press Release from Commissioners' Court 05/24/2010.
Commissioners' Court Press Release May 3, 2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release May 3, 2010
Press Release from Commissioners' Court 05/03/2010.
Commissioners' Court Press Release 04/26/2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release 04/26/2010
Commissioners' Court Report - 4/11/2011 Commissioners' Court Report - 4/11/2011
Facilities Oversight Committee nears conclusion Facilities Oversight Committee nears conclusion
Press Release
Energy Efficient Appliance Rebate Program Energy Efficient Appliance Rebate Program
Energy Efficient Appliance Rebate corrected date
Commissioners' Court Press Release 03/22/2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release 03/22/2010
Commissioners' Court Press Release
Passport Day USA 2010 Passport Day USA 2010
Cornerstone Ceremony in Ennis Cornerstone Ceremony in Ennis
Masons level cornerstone
Commissioners' Court Press Release 02/22/2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release 02/22/2010
Press Release for Commissioners' Court meeting held February 22, 2010.
CRI Program Volunteer Opportunities CRI Program Volunteer Opportunities
Ellis County’s Cities Readiness Initiative Program Speaking Engagements and County-wide Volunteer Opportunities.
Commissioners' Court Report for 02/08/2010 Commissioners' Court Report for 02/08/2010
Press Release for Commissioners' Court meeting held February 8, 2010.
Commissioners' Court Press Release 01/25/2010 Commissioners' Court Press Release 01/25/2010
Honoring JP Jackie Miller, Jr. Commissioners' Court 01252010.
Commissioners' Court Report for January 11, 2010 Commissioners' Court Report for January 11, 2010
Press Release for Commissioners' Court 1/11/2010.
Commissioners' Court Report  for 12/28/2009 Commissioners' Court Report for 12/28/2009
Commissioners' Court Report for 12/14/2009 Commissioners' Court Report for 12/14/2009
Chambers receives certification as a County Investment Officer.
Pigg Road Bridge Work Pigg Road Bridge Work
Beginning Monday, December 14, 2009, No Thru Traffic will be allowed on Pigg Road due to Bridge Work.
Employee Recognition Employee Recognition
Proposed Slaughterhouse Denied Proposed Slaughterhouse Denied
Slaughterhouse Denied
Funds Allocated for County Road Improvements Funds Allocated for County Road Improvements
Funds Allocated for County Road Improvements
Energy Efficient and Conservation Block Grant Energy Efficient and Conservation Block Grant
Press Release concerning Energy Efficient and Conservation Block Grant
Canvass Of November 3rd Election Canvass Of November 3rd Election
Commissioners' Court Canvass Of November 3rd Election
October 26, 2009 October 26, 2009
September 9, 2009 September 9, 2009
Commissioners' Court Report for 09/08/2009.
August 24, 2009 August 24, 2009
Commissioners' Court Report for August 24th meeting.
August 10, 2009 August 10, 2009
Commissioners' Court Report for August 10th meeting.
July 27, 2009 July 27, 2009
Commissioners' Court Report for July 27th meeting.
July 13, 2009 July 13, 2009
Commissioners' Court Press Release for Court, July 13, 2009.
Walk Across Texas Wrap Up Walk Across Texas Wrap Up
Walk Acroos Texas Wrap Up
Bond Oversight Meeting Bond Oversight Meeting
July 13, 2009 Bond Facilities Oversight Meeting.
Commissioner Pct. 2 Road Construction Notice Commissioner Pct. 2 Road Construction Notice
Traffic Delays to be expected on Chisholm Trail in Waxahachie due to Road Construction
June 8, 2009 June 8, 2009
Commissioners' Court Press Release for Court, June 8, 2009.
May 26, 2009 May 26, 2009
Press Release for Commissioners' Court meeting 05262009.
April 27, 2009 April 27, 2009
Press Release concerning Commissioners' Court meeting held 04/27/2009.
April 13, 2009 April 13, 2009
Commissioners' Court Press Release for April 13, 2009
Bush Appointed as County Judge Bush Appointed as County Judge
In a special meeting on Wednesday, April 8, Ellis County Commissioners affirmed their selection of Waxahachie attorney Carol Bush to fulfill the unexpired term of former County Judge Chad Adams.
Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee Meeting Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee Meeting
Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee Meeting
TxDOT Traffic Advisory TxDOT Traffic Advisory
TxDOT To Switch Traffic On I-35E
Ever hear of a CO2 diet? Ever hear of a CO2 diet?
Simple and easy-to-do techniques to reduce your own personal emissions of carbon dioxide.
March 23, 2009 March 23, 2009
Commissioners' Court Meeting Press Release for March 23, 2009.
March 20, 2009 March 20, 2009
Commissioners Court Press Release for 03/20/2009.
March 9, 2009 March 9, 2009
Commissioners Court Press Release for 03/09/2009.
County Judge Chad Adams Resigns County Judge Chad Adams Resigns
Press Release following Commissioners' Court 03/09/2009
February 9, 2009 February 9, 2009
Press Release for Commissioners' Court Meeting 02/09/2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 27, 2009 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 27, 2009
Morning Jury trials/selections cancelled January 28, 2009. Ellis County Justice of the Peace, pct. 4, Judge Linda Sibley.
December 22, 2008 December 22, 2008
Commissioners' Court Report 12/22/2008
December 17, 2008 December 17, 2008
Service Awards Given
December 8, 2008 December 8, 2008
Commissioners' Court Press Release for 12082008 meeting.
November 24, 2008 November 24, 2008
Commissioners' Court Press release 11/24/2008
Appliance Recycling Appliance Recycling
Appliance recycling for environmental benefits and energy conservation.
November 13, 2008 November 13, 2008
November 4 election results canvassed
November 12, 2008 November 12, 2008
Straight Ticket Voting Press Release
November 10, 2008 November 10, 2008
Press Release CC meeting 11/10/2008
Waxahachie Downtown Groundbreaking Waxahachie Downtown Groundbreaking
Groundbreaking for Ellis County Bond Project
October 16, 2008 October 16, 2008
Hope Clinic Tour
October 13, 2008 October 13, 2008
Commissioners' Court Press Release
Ennis Sub-Courthouse Groundbreaking Ennis Sub-Courthouse Groundbreaking
Voter Registration Voter Registration
Extended Hours for Voter Registration
October 3, 2008 October 3, 2008
Press Release concerning a special meeting of the Commissioners' Court October 3, 2008.
Sub Contractor Fair Sub Contractor Fair
Press Release Concerning Sub Contractor Fair
September 22, 2008 September 22, 2008
Press Release concerning Commissioners' Court Meeting September, 22, 2008.
September 15, 2008 September 15, 2008
Press Release for Special Commissioners' Court Meeting 09152008.
Hurricane Ike Weather Tips Hurricane Ike Weather Tips
Hurricane Ike Weather Tips
September 11, 2008 September 11, 2008
Hurricane Ike Disaster Declaration Press Release
September 8, 2008 September 8, 2008
09/08/2008 Press Release
August 31, 2008 August 31, 2008
Disaster Declaration - Gustav
August 25, 2008 August 25, 2008
Press Release 08252008
August 18, 2008 August 18, 2008
08182008 press release
August 12, 2008 August 12, 2008
08122008 press release
July 23, 2008 July 23, 2008
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July 11, 2008 July 11, 2008
07/11/2008
June 30, 2008 June 30, 2008
06/30/2008
June 10, 2008 June 10, 2008
Higgins Road Bridge Opened June 10th
June 9, 2008 June 9, 2008
06092008 Commissioners' Court Press Release
June 5, 2008 June 5, 2008
06052008 I-35E construction Parkerville - South
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