Most Carroll County Government offices are housed in the beautiful and historic court house in Delphi, Indiana. The building was constructed in 1916 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The court house is located in the square at 101 W. Main St. in Delphi. Offices are open to the public from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday, except for Wednesday when the building closes at noon.
County Elected Officials
Carroll County Government
lists current elected County Council
members Al Auffart, Ann Brown, Nancy Cripe, Jim Hancock, Steve Pearson, Joe Bill Northcutt, and Jamie Rough . Contact information, districts represented, and officers are included. See a map of Council districts
for your representative. The Council is the fiscal unit of county government.
Bill Brown, Patrick Clawson, and Ron Slavens are listed at the same site. The districts they represent
and contact information are given. The Commissioners form the legislative branch of county government. The minutes of their meetings may be found at Information - Document Library at this website.
The County web page also gives phone numbers and email addresses for other elected officials. Assessor is Neda Duff; Auditor Elaine Hathaway; Clerk and Voter Registrar Andrea Miller; Recorder Mary Ann Burton; Surveyor Donnie Shockley; and Treasurer Beth Myers. Coroner is Jay Dee Cree.
Carroll County Courts lists Judges Ben Diener of Circuit Court and Kurtis Fouts of Superior Court in Delphi.
County Prosecutor is Rob Ives. His office is also in the court house, and the phone number is 765-564-4514. The Probation Office may be reached at 765-564-2460.
Carroll County Sheriff's Department gives information about Sheriff Tony Burns and Deputies, the county jail and its rules and procedures, E-911, gun permits, links to DNR, vehicle title checks, and announcements of Sheriff’s sales.
Meetings & Voting Districts
Council, Commissioners, Area Plan, Drainage Board, and other government group meeting schedules are announced in the weekly Carroll County Comet newspaper.
County voting districts and polling places are delineated on this map and directory.
Departments and Other Units
The Carroll County Highway Department is headed by Paul Couts who reports to the County Commissioners. The Highway Garage is located at 616 E. Elizabeth Street in Flora, and the phone number is 574-967-4244. The department is responsible for maintenance of 771 miles of roads.
Carroll County Area Plan Commission provides information about Commission members who are appointed as well as the Board of Zoning Appeals. Kathy Mylet is Zoning Administrator and has an office in the court house. The Carroll County Zoning Project, which is currently underway, follows an updated comprehensive plan that was recently adopted. An all-volunteer committee appointed by the Area Plan Commission is responsible for proposing new zoning ordinances. Detailed information about this process is available at the above site.
The Carroll County Health Department, administered by Dr. Jordan Dutter, has a page that lists immunization information. This office in the court house is responsible for septic and restaurant inspections, issuance of birth and death certificates, and provision of immunizations and health information.
Carroll County Emergency Management office is in the court house and the phone is 765-564-0028. This office is responsible for emergency preparedness of all types, including the possible H1N1 flu pandemic. See the Health section for more information.
The Carroll County Veteran’s Office in the court house is staffed by Larry Leach.
Carroll Manor is located at 6409 W 100 N, south of Delphi. It is administered by Martha Lewis, and the phone number is 765-564-4340. Carroll Manor is housed in the historic two-story brick county home building, and serves as home for up to forty residents. It is a residential care facility that provides assisted living services.
The County Transfer Station for trash is at 1298 N 625 W, Delphi. Items may be dropped off for a fee. The county also has an extensive recycling program. It is a part of the Northwest Indiana Solid Waste District which sponsors regular hazardous waste disposal opportunities in the six-county area. In Carroll County there is recycling pick-up service in Delphi, Flora, and Burlington, and there are drop-off facilities in Camden and Burlington. The 24-hour drop-off station at 259 N. Washington St. is available to all Carroll County residents free of charge.
The 4-H Fairgrounds are located within the Flora Community Park at the intersection of Fourth amd Main Streets in Flora, Indiana.
Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service is located at 1523 N. US Highway 421, Suite 3, on the south side of Delphi. Joanne Lytton is an Extension Educator who coordinates 4-H clubs and the County Fair, Junior Leaders, Home Economics Clubs, special projects and trips, and scholarships. Andrea Brown is the Extension Educator for the agriculture community.
The Twin Lakes Regional Sewer District which is headquartered in White County, Indiana, also serves part of Jefferson Township in the northwestern part of Carroll County.