For the health and safety of our residents and staff, until further notice, Adams County will be conducting the now bi-weekly Board of Commissioner's meetings via teleconference. Adams County Commissioners continue to encourage public participation and are providing a call-in option for the public.
If you are interested in participating via phone:
Enter meeting number 476-936-077#
Prothonotary Department Re-opening
May 11, 2020 Click Here for more details.
Department Of Emergency Services (911) Building which will be closed to all public gatherings.
Adult Correctional Complex
All visitation has been cancelled until further notice. There will be no releases approved into the community until further notice.
Re-Entry Center: Adams County Re-Entry Center will be closed until further notice.
Elections and Voter Registration
Governor Wolf's Press Release - Reschedule the Primary Election to June 2, 2020
The Primary has been postponed until June 2nd, 2020. Click Here for Election 2020 details.
Until further notice, the Adams County Sheriff’s Office will not be conducting fingerprint services for the general public. Please check back on the County Website and our Facebook page for future changes regarding fingerprinting services.
Sheriff Sale - scheduled for May 15, 2020 is postponed until June 19, 2020. July 17, 2020 - Location: Multi-Conference Room at Human Services Building, 525 Boyds School Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325.
License to Carry: It has been announced today that Governor Tom Wolf has granted an extension to license to carry firearms permits. Permits expired on March 19, 2020 or later have been extended to May 30, 2020.More Details
Water testing samples will not be collected at the Conservation District until further notice. If you wish to test your water, the number for LABS Inc. in New Oxford is 717-259-6550.
Opening to the public, Monday, May 18, 2020: Veterans Affairs, appointments will be required