Platte County Commission Office


The mission of the Platte County Commission is to provide service, infrastructure, leadership, vision and accountability necessary to ensure taxpayers/citizens receive exceptional core services and protection of private economic opportunity and individual liberty. 

Presiding Commissioner:
Ron Schieber

First District Commissioner:
Dagmar Wood

Second District Commissioner:
John Elliott

Platte County Administration Building
415 Third St., Room 210
Platte City, MO 64079
Phone: (816) 858-2232

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Commission Responsibilities:

  • Sets policy for and administers County government, including the budget.

  • Serves as final authority on all County regulations.

  • Oversees the County’s public works, planning and zoning, parks and recreation, stormwater, human resources, information services, facilities management and housekeeping, convention and visitors bureau, all County buildings, property and equipment.

  • Appoints County residents to numerous boards and committees which administer levy funds.

  • Represents the County on many boards throughout the metro area.

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