For Immediate Release

September 20, 2021

It is with our deepest sorrow that we announce the sudden passing of our fellow Commissioner, Mr. Clint A. Vance. We welcomed Commissioner Vance into our family in January of this year. Commissioner Vance wanted nothing more than to proudly serve the residents of Paulding County. At this time, we ask that you keep his family and friends close in prayer. Thank you.

Paulding County Commissioners Office

Effective May 13, 2021

Fully vaccinated people are no longer required to wear a mask in this building. (Fully vaccinated = 2 weeks following receipt of 2nd dose in a 2-dose series, or 2 weeks following a single-dose vaccine)       (Per guidance of the CDC and Governor DeWine)

Effective June 2, 2021-

Health orders will be rescinded, including mask requirement orders, which will no longer be in effect in Ohio or our building. Temperature checks will still be required upon entry of the Courthouse.      (Per guidance Governor DeWine)

For your convenience, if you need to drop off payments or documents you may use the NEW  MAROON Drop Box located on the sidewalk of the Main Entrance to the Courthouse and also a drop box located on the West Side doors of the Courthouse. Please place payments/documents in a sealed envelope with your name and what office your payment/documents is going to.

County Government and Officials

Our Board of County Commissioners, allows the Paulding County Government provide services to Paulding County towns and residents. This site links you to the county’s programs, services, and departments.

Our Elected Officials work together for the county of Paulding Co. This includes a county auditor, clerk of courts, commissioners, common pleas, engineer, municipal judge, probate/juvenile, prosecutor, recorder, sheriff, and treasurer.


County Services

We offer a wide variety of services from animal shelters and economic development to emergency management and veteran services. Please review our services area at the top of the page for more information.