County Counselor

The county counselor is the civil attorney and legal counsel for the board of county commissioners, county administrator, and all other county departments. The position includes:
  • Representing the county before the courts in civil matters
  • Conducting tax sales
  • Prosecuting eminent domain actions
  • Advising the planning commission on zoning and land use matters
  • Pursuing nuisances and dilapidated structures
  • Preparing resolutions for the board of county commissioners
  • Advising on road vacations, land annexations, etc.
The county counselor does not provide legal advice or legal services to the general public.

Tax Foreclosure Sale
An annual tax foreclosure sale is held in late summer or early fall of each year. Notice of those properties to be sold will be by publication in the Miami County Republic for three consecutive weeks prior to sale. A complete list will also be provided via this webpage, when available.