Due to the quickly changing situation related to the Coronavirus, Kern County has declared a local emergency effective immediately. On Monday, March 16 at 5:00 PM, Kern County moved to an essential-staffing only model until April 14 at 8:00 AM. Most County buildings will be closed to the public with only essential services being offered.

Boundless & Better

Post Date:09/09/2019
Kern County has unveiled their new brand! This regional branding initiative involved the County, the City of Bakersfield, Kern EDC, and the Greater Bakersfield Chamber. Read the full press announcement (PDF) for more information.
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