Fairfield County Leaders Sign Memorandum of Understanding for Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Today, Fairfield County Protective Services held an in person signing of the

Memorandum of Understanding to show appreciation for those who collaboratively work together to protect the community’s most vulnerable population.
Press Release: November 7, 2023

Fully executed MOU

Study: November 17, 2023

In response to increased interest and engagement in the public input process for the Fairfield County 2023 Comprehensive Plan, Fairfield County Commissioners announced today that the process for the plan will be expanded to allow for more time and discussion prior to finalizing it.
Press Release: Sepember 12, 2023

The following statement can be attributed to Fairfield County Commissioner Steve Davis in response to the draft county land use plan that is currently available for public review and comment.
Press Release: August 18, 2023

Fairfield County to Hold Public Open House for 2023 Comprehensive Plan
As Fairfield County prepares for future growth, the Fairfield County Commissioners in conjunction with planning NEXT, a Columbus-based consultant group, will share the results of an in-depth planning process by hosting a public open house. The open house will allow the public to view displays bearing information regarding the updated comprehensive economic development plan and the land use plan.
Revised: Fairfield County residents are invited to provide feedback on the 2023 Comprehensive Plan. The plan can be reviewed online or in person at 210 E. Main St., Lancaster, OH 43130 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. through August 18 and online submissions through August 25. Input can be submitted in person, online, or emailed to

Press Release: August 2, 2023

[Draft Comprehensive Plan Public Open House] [Feedback: What's on your mind?]

Auditor’s Office to Feature Copy of 1801 Petition to Congress for Creation of Fairfield County During Heritage Association’s Tour of Homes
During this weekend’s Heritage Association’s Tour of Homes, the Fairfield County Auditor’s Office is pleased to feature a copy of the first petition to Congress requesting the creation of Fairfield County.
Press Release: June 22, 2023

Columbus CEO Names Fairfield County: A Winner Of The Columbus Top Workplaces 2023 Award
Fairfield County has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2023 honor by Columbus C.E.O. Magazine Top Workplaces. Fairfield County ranks 12th among employers with 350 or more employees in central Ohio. The ranking is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The confidential survey uniquely measures 15 culture drivers that are critical to the success of any organization: alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.
Press Release: May 30, 2023

Fairfield County Workforce Center Receives National Award
Fairfield County has received a 2023 Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACO) in the category of Children and Youth for its Summer Career Exploration Camps. The camps are offered free of charge at the Fairfield County Workforce Center to middle school students to introduce youth to careers in engineering, healthcare, and construction.
Press Release: May 30, 2023

Fairfield County Auditor’S Real Estate Office To Be Featured In 2023 Tour Of Homes
Press Release: May 22, 2023

Warning About Jury Duty Phone Scam
The Fairfield County Court of Common Pleas has become aware of a telephone scam targeting Fairfield County residents.
Press Release: May 16, 2023

Auditor’s Real Estate Office Announces Online Address Change Option
Press Release: May 4, 2023

Notice: Fairfield County Public Hearing for Community Development Block Grant – PY 2023 – Critical Infrastructure
Notice: 05.01.23

Notice: Finding Of No Significant Impact And Notice Of Intent To Request Release Of Funds
Notice 04.20.23

Notice: Intent To Request Release Of Funds
Notice 04.20.23

Fairfield County Auditor’s Office Strategic Plan
Strategic Plan: March 20, 2023

A Fact Sheet: The City of Lancaster’s Ballot Issue for Road Improvements
Press Release: March 16, 2023

Message from Commissioner Steve Davis – Solar Farms
Commissioner Steve Davis discusses the concept of solar farms and the role the Board of Commissioners play
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