Morgan County is located in West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle, less than 100 miles northwest of the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area and 150 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is the westernmost of the three counties in the Panhandle, which includes Berkeley and Jefferson counties and which forms a wedge between Maryland to the north and Virginia to the south.

The county has an area of 230 square miles consisting of 148,000 acres, with a population of roughly 17,000 people. There are two incorporated municipalities, the Town of Bath, which is included in the larger area of Berkeley Springs, and the Town of Paw Paw. 
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Holiday Closing-- The Morgan County Courthouse will be closed on Nov. 26 & 27 in Observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday

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Now Hiring-
The Morgan County Circuit Clerk's office is now accepting applications for employment. Applications can be picked up in person, during regular business hours, or resumes can be mailed to:
Morgan County Circuit Clerk
77 Fairfax Street, Room 302
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
Attn: Resume

For a copy of the recently adopted policies and procedures for Morgan County communication tower co-locators, click here.

Passing along news from the WV Division of Highways: The WVDOH advises motorists of upcoming delays on Rt. 522 beginning next Tuesday night, September 29th. The project will begin 1.67 miles south of River Road, and will continue north toward the MD state line for 1.70 miles. Work includes resurfacing, guardrail and installation of rumble strips. All work is expected to be completed by October 16th, weather and schedule permitting. Please allow extra travel time or use an alternate route if possible.

Click here for responses to the questions submitted regarding the RFP for Banking Services relating to the Pines Renovation Project.


Frequently Used Forms:
Employment Application
Resource Guide
Volunteer Form
Funds Request Form

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