Public/Legal Notices

The Madison County Board of Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, at 2:30 p.m. in Second Floor Court Room of the Administrative Office Building, Virginia City, Montana, to receive public comment on the second reading of Ordinance 3-2021. The proposed ordinance would create regulations for commercial marijuana providers in Madison County.
Copies of the proposed ordinance are available for review at the following locations: Sheridan Public Library (107 E. Hamilton St.), Twin Bridges Library (206 S. Main St.); Ennis/Madison Valley Public Library (210 E. Main St.); Thompson-Hickman Library, (217 Idaho St.), Madison County Commissioners’ Office (103 W. Wallace), the Clerk & Recorder’s Office (103 W. Wallace), Virginia City; and on the County’s website under public/legal notices at .
Comments on the proposal are welcome. Written comments may be submitted at the hearing or delivered to the Madison County Commissioners’ Office prior to the hearing at P.O. Box 278, Virginia City, MT 59755; faxed to (406) 843-5517; or e-mailed to Written comments must be received by close of the November 2, 2021, public hearing.
For more information, contact the Commissioners’ Office at (406) 843-4277.

The Board of Madison County Commissioners will sell Tax Parcel #1014300, Lot 2, Block 99, Original Townsite of Virginia City, in Township 6 South, Range 3 West, Section 23, at public auction on November 9, 2021, at 12:00 noon on the front steps of the Madison County Courthouse, Virginia City, Montana.

Commissioner Vacancy:
The Board of Madison County Commissioners will be accepting resumes/applications until November 1, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. for the position of District 3 County Commissioner. Applicants must be qualified as per Title 7, Chapter 4, Part 21 MCA. The successful candidate must currently reside in Commission District 3 and must have resided there for a minimum of two years immediately preceding the date the vacancy occurred, i.e. November 1, 2021.
Because this is an elected position, to continue in this capacity the successful candidate will need to file for office and run in the 2022 primary and/or general election.
Interested candidates may send a resume and/or application to: Madison County Commissioners’ Office, P.O. Box 278, Virginia City, MT 59755; call 406-843-4277; or email to

NOTICE OF BOARD VACANCIES: The Madison County Board of Commissioners has one vacancy on the Board of Health representing Commission District 2, i.e. Twin Bridges, Silver Star, Harrison, Norris or Pony area; two vacancies on the DUI Task Force; one vacancy on the Mental Health Local Advisory Council; one vacancy on the Road Review Committee; one vacancy on the Senior Citizen's Advisory Board; one vacancy on the Tax Appeal Board; and one vacancy for a Substitute Member on the Tax Appeal Board.
​​ If you are interested in filling any of these vacancies, please contact the Commissioners’ Office at 406-843-4277, or by email at . PDF application forms can be found on the county website at . Please return completed applications to: Madison County Commissioners’ Office P.O. Box 278 Virginia City, MT 59755