Commissioners | County
Clerk | Circuit Clerk |
Recorder of Deeds | Assessor
Prosecuting Attorney | Victims'
Rights Advocate | Sheriff
| Public Administrator | Township
49 East Main, P.O. Box 67, Kingston, Missouri 64650 (1st Floor
Hours: In Session Each Monday
The courthouse is closed on State Holidays.
*For placement on the agenda, please call the County Clerk's
office at 816-586-2571.
Commissioner: C.R. "Bud" Motsinger
Eastern District Commissioner: Donnie Cox
Western District Commissioner: Gerald McBrayer
"Bud" Motsinger was elected to the position of
Presiding Commissioner in 2011. He previously served as
University of Missouri Extension Agent in North Central Missouri
for 13 years and as an Ag Consultant with Consumer's Oil &
Supply. He has a Bachelor of Science and Masters Degree from
NWMSU and an advanced Adult Education Specialist Degree from the
University of Missouri. He has 30 years' experience as a
Certified Crop Advisor and has served on various boards and
committees in the area.
County Commissioners are responsible for administering county
government. This includes developing an annual budget and
approving payment of all county expenses and contracts. The
county commissioners serve on numerous boards and are
responsible for appointing county residents to serve on various
boards and committees to help in planning and administering
taxpayer funds and county programs. The commissioners are also
responsible for developing policies in regard to...
County is a township form of government with 12 individual Townships. The County Commission oversees the
road and bridge
department and works with the Townships and the MO Department of
Transportation to construct and inspect brides, tubes, and
culverts. The Commission also helps to plan, administer, and
supervise the development of the Little Otter Creek Lake project
and maintain all county buildings, property, and equipment.
under the direction of the Caldwell County Commission include:
Road and Bridge, Planning and Zoning, Building and Grounds,
Little Otter Creek Lake Project, and the Caldwell County
Commissioners serve on various local, regional, and state boards
and committees, including:
Hills Regional Planning Commission
Missouri Solid Waste
Hills Rural Development
Missouri Workforce Investment Board
13 Corridor Coalition
Hills Community Action Agency
of Missouri Extension Council
County Area Business Association
Emergency Planning Commission
Association of Counties
County Ambulance Board
County Library Board
District Commissioners Assn.
Missouri Tourism Committee
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