Storey County PO Box 176 Virginia City, NV 89440


County Manager
Administrative plans, surveys, and information

The Assessor’s Office is responsible for compliance of all state laws and regulations of the Nevada Tax Commission

Community Development/Building
Storey County Community Development is standing by to assist residents and businesses who are undertaking either a new development or remodeling an existing structure.

The Clerks Office is divided into 3 sections: the Treasurer, Clerk, and District Court.

The Communications Department works collaboratively with police, fire, and emergency medical services to provide citizens and visitors with expedient, efficient, courteous, and professional response.

Community Relations
The Community Service Office serves as a liaison to several community support agencies.

The Comptroller Office, which was appointed in March 2008, was created to oversee the finances of Storey County.

District Attorney
The District Attorney enforces the criminal laws, and acts as counsel for the County Commission and the Storey County School Board, as well as other county boards and agencies.

District Court
The Storey County District Court has general jurisdiction over all legal disputes. This is the court where criminal, civil, family, and juvenile matters are generally resolved through arbitration, mediation and bench, or jury trials.

Economic Development
The Economic Development office provides businesses a number of comprehensive, free of charge, confidential programs designed to aid in their success, as well as fuel the economic growth in Storey County.

Emergency Management
The primary function of the Emergency Management Department is to provide the planning and coordination of response, recovery, and mitigation of natural and man made disasters occurring within Storey County.

Fire Protection District
Learn more about how the Fire Department keeps you safe, while also serving as a community resource to help instruct people on fire safety.

Human Resources
The Storey County Office of Human Resources administers a comprehensive personnel program for all County Departments.

Information Technology
Page for the Storey County IT Department

Justice Court / Justice of the Peace
The Justice Court presides over traffic, criminal, misdemeanors, civil, small claims, protection orders, and landlord-tenant matters.

Parks & Pool
The job of the Parks and Pool division within the Tourism and Community Services Department is to oversee the design, development and maintenance of 4 county parks and public outdoor areas, as well as the county pool, to help ensure that citizens and visitors alike enjoy high quality recreational experiences here in Storey County.

The Storey County Planning Department exists to promote the sound development and redevelopment of the county through the application of modern planning principles and growth management concepts.

Public Works
Find information on utilities, water quality, building and grounds, and more.

The primary goal of the Storey County Recorder’s Office is to maintain accurate, reliable stewardship of the county's public records through strict compliance with all applicable laws and the dedication of professional, well-trained staff.

It is the mission of the Storey County Sheriff's Office to serve the residents of Storey County by providing safe and secure communities using the resources entrusted to us.

As the receiving agent for the county the Storey County Treasurer oversees receipt of all public funds for the County of Storey, Storey County School District, the State of Nevada, and other taxing entities within Storey County.