In response to recent commentary about the health and effectiveness of the Kern County Fire Department, Fire Chief Brian Marshall would like to share a few things directly with you to avoid any confusion or misunderstanding.
Kern County Homepage Facelift
Kern County's homepage has just been given a fresh new look! Check out the links below to see what has changed.
On April 11, 2018, Federal Judge Drozd signed orders formally redrawing Kern County district lines. There will be minor changes needed to ensure a coherent legal description. Changes will not impact population.
Kern County is a proud recipient of the 2018 Distinguished Budget Presentation Award by the Government Finance Officers Association. The award is given to government organizations that have been rated as proficient or outstanding on 27 different criteria.
Looking for an old story or more news? Visit the Kern County Public Information page. We archive our old news items there. You can also get information to connect with the Countywide Communications Office.
Implements and enforces policies and procedures that ensure county operations are in compliance with government laws and regulations, county ordinance codes, and departmental procedures. Includes a reporting procedure for allegations of fraud, waste and abuse.