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Posted on: February 1, 2023

Courts & Offices to Close on Thursday, Feb. 2

County courts, office closed Feb. 2

After being closed for two days due to extreme winter weather, Kaufman County offices and courts will again be closed on Thursday, February 2, 2023 based on updated weather forecasts from the Office of Emergency Management and road condition reports provi...

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Posted on: February 1, 2023

Power Out? Call Oncor, TVEC

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Increased precipitation and freezing temperatures are the perfect combination for accumulation of ice on power lines and trees. These lines  will break if frozen branches fall on them, so if your power goes out, call Oncor at 1-888-313-4747 or Tr...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Catch up on the latest County news in the KC Update newsletter.

2023 KC Updates

CLICK HERE to read the latest edition of the KC Update newsletter to find out what's happening at the County. You may also CLICK HERE to search the 2022 editions of the newsletter to find out more about last year's County activities and ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

January 2023 Kaufman County Transportation Report

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Each month a new Kaufman County Transportation Report is provided by the County's transportation consultants at Innovative Transportation Systems, Inc. These projects include all of the bond-approved transportation projects that were approved by ...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

CR 153 Closed to Thru Traffic

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County Road 153 near Oak Grove is closed to thru traffic until further notice. The Commissioners' Court approved funding for emergency bridge replacement on CR 153 between CR 151 and CR 2860. Residents living along CR 153 will continue to have ac...

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Rainbow Room In Need of Items For Children at CPS

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The Kaufman County Child Welfare Board is in immediate need of items for the Rainbow Room for children who are going through difficult and emotional times. The Rainbow Room was established by the Child Welfare Board and provides necessary items for childr...

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

TxDOT's 'Don't mess with Texas®' Scholarship Contest Underway

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DON’T MESS WITH TEXAS® SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS  

Jan.10, 2023

DALLAS  The Don’t mess with Texas® Scholarship Contest is now accepting applications for the 2023 school year.&a...

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Posted on: January 6, 2023

Kaufman County Fastest Growing County in Nation - US Census Bureau

Rendering of the new Justice Center

The Dallas Morning News reached out to Kaufman County last month to find out what is causing the tremendous growth in the County. Click HERE  to read the story in the Dallas Morning News, Dec. 28, 2022. 

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Posted on: January 6, 2023

WE HAVE MOVED!

Justice Center at nightn - Jan. 2023

Only offices and courts that were located inside the Historic Courthouse at 100 W Mulberry St. in Kaufman, TX have moved into the new Kaufman County Justice Center at 1902 US Highway 175 in Kaufman, TX 75142. 

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

District Attorney Staff, Prosecutors Sworn In

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86th District Court Judge Casey Blair officially swore in the staff and prosecutors of the Criminal District Attorney Erleigh Norville Wiley in a brief but memorable ceremony on Wednesday, January 4, 2023 in the Justice Center. 

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Posted on: January 4, 2023

Court Donates Sentimental County Seal to Former Judge Mike Chitty

Judge Chitty, Judge Gibbs County Seal

A custom hand-made wooden County Seal that hung over the bench in the 422nd District Court for decades, now belongs to the judge who presided over that court for more than 16 years, thanks to the Kaufman County Commissioners' Court. Commissioners voted un...

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Posted on: January 2, 2023

Kaufman County Elected Officials Sworn In

Judge Allen Sworn In

New Kaufman County Judge Jakie Allen was sworn in along with 14 other Kaufman County elected officials on Sunday, January 1, 2023 in the new Kaufman County Justice Center in front of dozens of witnesses, friends and family members. 

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Posted on: January 4, 2023

TxDOT Seeks Input On Area Highway Improvements

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December 30, 2022

DALLAS/BALCH SPRINGS – Travelers in the southeast part of the metro have an opportunity to help shape the future of the Interstate 635 (I-635), Interstate 20 (I-20) and US 175 interchanges. 

A feasibility study is underway by the ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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