Ready, Set, VOTE !!!

Category: Elk County News
Published: Friday, 20 October 2017
The fall municipal election is November 7th; with polls open from 7am until 8pm. 
118 iVotronic voting machines have been tested and are ready to go.
The Elk County Elections and Voter Registration webpage contains information on polling locations, ballot information that you can preview, and on election night you can follow the election results as returns come in.

**New** DRAFT Elk County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP)

Category: Elk County News
Published: Monday, 18 September 2017

Elk County is requesting input from residents on a Draft of the Elk County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP). Fire, forestry and emergency management agencies within Elk County have been working together to develop this plan, which identifies hazards and risk from wildfire and provide actions to mitigate impacts of wildfire on communities.  The Draft CWPP is now available for public review. Please provide comments to Project Manager Victoria Amato at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or send written comments to the address below. All comments must be received by Oct 3rd:

Elk County Planning Department:

Jodi Foster, Planning Director

Elk County Courthouse Annex

300 Center Street

P.O. Box 448

Click here to view the draft CWPP Plan
Click here to view the draft's appendices

**NEW** Video Tour Of Elk County

Category: Elk County News
Published: Friday, 25 August 2017
Over the past few months, Elk County has partnered with CGI Communications to refresh the "Video Tour Of Elk County" on our website.   If you scroll down on any webpage, and look to the right, you'll see the new video tour link.  The video tour is separated into 8 chapters so please be sure to view them all.  We certainly do have much to be proud of here in Elk County.

SILENT AUCTION - July 13, 14, 15

Category: Elk County News
Published: Wednesday, 14 June 2017
UPDATE:  THE SILENT AUCTION HAS CONCLUDED.  If you were notified of your win, please pick up your items by FRIDAY, JULY 21 at 4pm.  Items not picked up will be sold to the next highest bidder.  Sealed bids on the vehicles will be opened at the August 15th Elk County Commissioners Meeting.

The County of Elk will hold a silent auction on Thursday, July 13 (9 a.m. – 3); Friday, July 14 (9 a.m. – 6 p.m.) and Saturday, July 15 (9 a.m. – noon).  Items for bidding consist of three (3) vehicles, office furniture, and equipment no longer used by the county.

More details and some photos can be found on the Board Of Commissioners webpage.

Job Openings At Elk County

Category: Elk County News
Published: Friday, 28 April 2017
Current job openings at Elk County include Corrections Officer (Part Time).  
More information is available on our EMPLOYMENT webpage.

ELK COUNTY

Elk County Courthouse
250 Main Street
P.O. Box 448
Ridgway, PA 15853

Elk County Courthouse Annex
300 Center Street
P.O. Box 448
Ridgway, PA 15853