Departments S-Z

  1. Senior Center

    The mission statement and goals are to provide to the elderly 60 years and older in Jackson County.

  2. Sheriff's Office

    Members of the Jackson County Sheriff's Office are committed to providing the highest quality of law enforcement services by empowering our members and the community to work in partnership as a team with the goal of improving the quality of life within Jackson county, while at the same time maintaining respect for individual rights and human dignity.

  3. Soil & Erosion / Environmental Compliance Division

    The mission of Soil and Erosion / Environmental Compliance is to maintain quality living resources of open space land and water throughout Jackson County.

  4. Solicitor's Office

    The central mission of the Office of Solicitor is to ensure that justice is done.

  5. Solid Waste

    Jackson County provides a solid waste transfer station and two compactor sites for its citizens and businesses.

  6. State Court

    State courts may exercise jurisdiction over all misdemeanor violations, including traffic cases, and civil actions, regardless of the amount claimed, unless the superior court has exclusive jurisdiction.

  7. Storm Water Management

    Jackson County's Storm Water Management Program was created in 2015 to comply with Phase II of the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, part of the Federal Clean Water Act, that requires local governmental agencies to obtain a permit and monitor the storm water runoff in their jurisdictions.

  8. Tax Commissioners

    The Tax Commissioner's Office in Jefferson is the only location in Jackson County for handling motor vehicle transactions and the billing and collecting of mobile home, timber and property taxes for the County.

  9. Transit

    Jackson County Transit offers three 10-passenger vans, equipped with wheelchair accessibility.

  10. Welcome Center

    Welcome Center. Historic Archives. Living History.