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. . . . . . .Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 2 - 6. . . . . . . A state-wide tornado drill is scheduled for Tuesday, March 3rd at 10am. In the event of severe weather on that day, the drill will be performed on March 5th at 10am instead. . . . . . . . The National Weather Service in partnership with Republic County Emergency Management will present Storm Spotter training at 6:30pm March 17th at the 4-H building on the NCK Fairgrounds. Call 785-527-5692 for more information. . . . . .

Personal Property is defined as, "That property which is not a part of or a fixture to land or improvements in that it can be moved without damage to itself or the real property."

Every person or business who owns or holds tangible personal property shall list said property for assessment. Kansas Statutes state that the filing deadline is March 15 of each year. Assessment sheets are mailed, as a courtesy, each January to owners who currently list items of personl property. Be sure and contact our office immediately if you do not receive an assessment sheet and feel you should have. Our phone number for Personal Property questions is (785) 527-7229.

Items that should be reported are:

  • Trucks and pickups tagged 16,000 pounds or more.                                                                                 
  • Cars, trucks, pickups and motorcycles with expired tags.
  • Mopeds, 3 & 4 - wheelers, snowmobiles, golf carts & dune buggies.
  • Travel trailers, camping trailers & fifth-wheelers that are NOT SELF-CONTAINED.                                                                       
  • Manufactured homes that are not considered Real Property.
  • Boats, boat motors, boat trailers and boat cradles.
  • Construction equipment.
  • Aircraft.
  • Pulling tractors & race cars.
  • Business machinery & equipment.