Adams County Board

The Adams County Board is the legislative body responsible for decisions related to the operation of the County that are not assigned to an elected official. Along with numerous regulatory powers, the County Board implements County-wide policies and programs by way of levying taxes and appropriating funds. 

The Adams County Board is comprised of 21 elected members, with 3 members elected from each of the 7 districts in Adams County. Board members serve one of 3 successive terms: two (2) years, four (4) years and four (4) years; four (4) years, two (2) years, and four (4) years, or four (4) years, four (4) years and two (2) years.

The Chairman and Vice Chairman are elected by the members of the County Board to serve a 2-year term. The position of Chairman is held by Kent Snider, and the position of Vice-Chairman is held by Bret Austin.

The Adams County Board operates on the committee system. The Adams County Board has 4 standing committees:

  • Transportation, Building & Technology
  • Legislative & Judicial
  • Public Health & Safety
  • Finance 

Additional sub-committees may be formed as needed.

List of board members and contact information

The Adams County Board meets in the County Boardroom on the second floor of the Adams County Courthouse, 507 Vermont St, Quincy, IL.

Day Date Year Time Agenda Minutes
Tuesday January 14 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Wednesday February 12 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Tuesday March 10 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Wednesday April 15 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Monday May 4 2020 5:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Tuesday May 12 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Tuesday June 9 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Wednesday June 17 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Tuesday July 14 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Tuesday August 11 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Tuesday September 15 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Tuesday October 13 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Tuesday November 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes
Tuesday December 2020 7:00 pm Agenda Minutes

Minutes from previous year.

Day Date Year Minutes
Tuesday January 15 2019 Minutes
Tuesday February 12 2019 Minutes
Tuesday March 12 2019 Minutes
Wednesday April 10 2019 Minutes
Wednesday May 1 2019 Minutes
Wednesday May 14 2019 Minutes
Tuesday June 11 2019 Minutes
Tuesday July 9 2019 Minutes
Tuesday August 13 2019 Minutes
Tuesday September 10 2019 Minutes
Tuesday October 15 2019 Minutes
Tuesday November 12 2019 Minutes
Tuesday December 10 2019 Minutes