City of Elkins



The Administration Department is responsible for Operating as the initial point of contact for residents, including receiving complaints, providing information, and connecting people with the right City departments, Accounting functions of the City, including preparation and monitoring of the annual budget, Maintaining official records, including all City ordinances, resolutions, policies, and minutes, Coordinating personnel services for the City, … Read More

Elkins Police Department

The Elkins Police Department is responsible for safeguarding the lives and property of the people we serve, reducing the occurrence and fear of crime, and enhancing public safety while working with the community members to improve their quality of life.
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Elkins Fire Department

The Elkins Fire Department is responsible for providing an efficient and effective delivery of fire, medical, rescue, and life safety emergency services. They also strive to improve the quality of life for City residents and rural area by providing public education and ongoing training for firefighters.… Read More

Elkins Planning Department

The Planning Department is responsible for helping to protect and maintain an attractive, safe, and healthy environment for our citizens, addressing property development, safety, and land use activities within the City limits, and receiving guidance from the Planning Commission to achieve the City Council’s goals and objectives.… Read More

Elkins District Court

Elkins District Court is held on Tuesday afternoons at 2:30 p.m.for Arraignments. Trials are on the second Tuesday of the month at 1:00 p.m., as well as the third Friday of the month at 10:00 a.m.

Civil and Small Claims Court is held on the third Tuesday at 2:30 p.m.… Read More

Elkins Public Library

The mission of the Elkins Public Library is simple: to enrich the lives of our citizens through information, education, literacy and leisure. The Library wishes to provide lifetime learning opportunities to the community and inspire interest, expand horizons, and enrich perspectives.… Read More

Applications and Forms

Type Document Date
Application Community Center Reservation Form (Info) 2019-06-01 09:42
Application Elkins Business License Application (Info) 2019-11-26 08:05
Application Elkins Soliciting Permit Application (Info) 2019-06-01 11:13
Application Employment Application (Info) 2021-09-13 02:27
Application Pet Registration Application (Info) 2019-06-01 10:14
Application Yard Sale Application (Info) 2019-06-01 11:11