Notice of Public Hearing: Sanders County Intent to Consolidate the County Sheriff and County Coroner

November 22, 2017

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to Title 7, Chapter 4, Part 23 Montana Code Annotated, by the Board of County Commissioners that it is their intent to pass a resolution combining the office of the Sanders County Coroner with the office of the Sanders County Sheriff.

The Board of County Commissioners believe it to be in the best interest of Sanders County to consolidate the offices of County Sheriff and County Coroner.

A public hearing will be held on the 7th day of December, 2017 at 10:30 a.m., in the Commissioners’ Conference Room, Second Floor, 1111 Main Street, Thompson Falls, Montana, at which time any registered elector of Sanders County, Montana, shall have the right to appear and to be heard on the question of the consolidation of the offices.

Any person with questions, needing further information or wishing to submit comments, please contact:  the Commissioners’ Office P.O. Box 519, 1111 Main Street, Thompson Falls, MT 59873. (406) 827-6966 or

Written comments are encouraged and will be reviewed by the Commissioners prior to the hearing if received by the Sanders County Commissioners’ Office at least three business days prior to the hearing. All meetings and hearings of the Board are handicapped accessible and if accommodations are necessary, please advise the Commissioners’ Office at 827-6966.

DATED this 20th day of November, 2017.


Sanders County, Montana

By/s/ Carol Brooker, Presiding Officer



By/s/Nichol Scribner, Clerk and Recorder-Assessor

Sanders County, Montana