Legal DepartmentThe Legal Department serves as in-house counsel and trial counsel for the Board of Commissioners, the Sheriff, and Departments, collects taxes through payment plans and tax foreclosure sale, reviews contract agreements, and responds to public records requests.

Updated 10/16/17

GOALSPROGRESS
Conduct a quarterly status review of all filed lawsuitsIn Progress
Develop marketing program for tax-delinquent properties to increase access, affordability, security, and profitability for small and medium-sized farmers and ranchersIn Progress
Report the tax value of properties returned to good standing monthly$259,965.00 (as of September 30)
In Progress
Report damages claimed against the County$10,002,073,887.19 (as of September 30)
In Progress
Limit damages awarded to 25% of damages claimed in FY 2015-2016$0.00
In Progress