. . . . . The Republic County Transportation Dept bus will not run March 30th through April 10th. We will re-evaluate on April 9th to determine future service. Any questions please call 785-527-2235. . . . . Republic County recycling service is suspended, to resume when the Coronavirus threat subsides. . . . . The Republic County Courthouse, EMS, Highway Dept and Health Dept doors will remain locked to the general public, allowing limited access by appointment only. Call the office with which you need to conduct business to schedule an appointment. . . . . . .Emergency Services are operational. . . . . .County offices are open for business via phone, fax, mail and email. . . . . .Paperwork can be delivered via the drop box on the east side of the courthouse. . . . . .For the most current information on Coronavirus COVID-19, see websites and . . . . .

Republic County Health Department special precautions for Coronavirus (COVID-19)


March 13, 2020

While there are currently no known cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Republic County, we are working closely with state and local medical personnel to ensure preparedness. Due to the recent recommendations from the Kansas Department of Health & Environment (KDHE), concerning COVID-19, Republic County Health Department is on restricted access until further notice. The restriction is specifically to preserve our department for emergency response and preparedness. The Republic County Home Health Agency will continue to operate normally at this time.We are suggesting that mass gatherings postpone events if possible and if postponing is not an option we are highly suggesting that extra precautions be taken:

·      Please have hand sanitizer available at all entrances

·      People over the age of 60 or immune compromised should not attend

·      Social Distancing is encouraged for all

If you believe or suspect that you have encountered someone who shared the symptoms of COVID-19 please CALL the Republic County Health Department at 785-527-5671.You may also call the KDHE phone bank at 1-866-534-3463 Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. For more information about COVID-19, visit KDHE’s website and Frequently Asked Questions at and