Monongalia County Seal

Contact Information for County Agencies and Departments



Governmental

Monongalia County Commission — County government.
Contact: Diane DeMedici, County Administrator
Address: 243 High St, Rm 202, Courthouse, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-7281
Email: moncom@aol.com
Web Address: www.co.monongalia.wv.us

Monongalia County Assessor — County government.
Contact: Mark Musick, County Assessor
Address: 243 High Street Rm 215, Courthouse, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-7222
Web Address: www.assessor.org

Monongalia County Prosecuting Attorney — County government.
Contact: Marcia Ashdown, Prosecuting Attorney
Address: 243 High Street, Rm 323, Courthouse, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-7250

Monongalia County Circuit Clerk — County government.
Contact: Jean Friend, Circuit Clerk
Address: 243 High St, Rm 110, Courthouse, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-7240
Web Address: www.monongaliacircuitclerk.com/

Monongalia County Clerk — County government.
Contact: Carye Blaney, County Clerk
Address: 243 High St, Rm 123, Courthouse, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-7230
Email: clerk@monongaliacountyclerk.com
Web Address: www.monongaliacountyclerk.com
Electronic record search: searchrecords.monongaliacountyclerk.com

Monongalia County Sheriff — County government.
Contact: Kenneth "Al" Kisner, Sheriff
Address: 116 Walnut St, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-7260
Web Address: www.monsheriff.com

Monongalia County Sheriff's Tax Office — County government.
Contact: Kelly Palmer, Chief Tax Deputy
Address: 243 High St, Rm 26, Courthouse, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-7244
Email: taxoffice@monsheriff. com
Online tax record search: monongalia.softwaresystems.com 

Monongalia County Victim Assistance Program — County government.
Contact: Sharon Hemmann, Prosecuting Attorney's Office
Address: 243 High Street, Rm 323, Courthouse, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-7286
Alternate Phone: (304) 291-7250
Web Address: www.vwapwv.com/wvcounties/Monongalia.html 

Monongalia County Planning Commission — Serves as the primary source of information on land use planning in Monongalia County. Governmental agency established in 1999.
Contact: Rich Wood
Address: 82 Hart Field Road,Suite 105 Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-9572
Email Address: director@moncpc.org
Web Address: www.moncpc.org

Monongalia County Floodplain Administrator — County government.
Contact: Michael Paugh, Floodplain Administrator/G.I.S. Coordinator
Address: 82 Hart Field Rd. Suite 105, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 413-0291

Monongalia County Court Information:
Circuit/Family Courts - Phone: (304) 291-7240
Magistrate Court - Phone: (304) 291-7296
Web Address Information: www.courtswv.gov

City of Morgantown — Municipal government.
Contact: Jeff Mikorski, City Manager
Address: 389 Spruce Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 284-7405
Web Address: www.morgantown.com

City of Westover — Municipal government.
Contact: Sandra Weis
Address: 500 Dupont Road, Westover, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 296-6860
Email: cityofwestover@comc ast.net
Web Address: www.local.wv.gov/westover

Town of Blacksville — Municipal government.
Contact: Jesse Phillips 
Address: P. O. Box 55, Blacksville, WV, 26521-0055
Phone: (304) 432-8205

Town of Granville — Municipal government.
Contact: Town Hall
Address: P. O. Box 119, Granville, WV, 26534
Phone: (304) 599-5080
Web Address: granvillewv.com

Town of Star City — Municipal government.
Contact: Town Hall
Address: 370 Broadway Avenue, Star City, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 599-3550
Web Address: www.starcitywv.com

Monongalia County Schools — Board of Education to oversee the county’s school system.
Contact: Chris Urban
Address: 13 S. High Street, Morgantown, WV, 26501
Phone: (304) 291-9210, Ext. 507
Web Address: boe.mono.k12.wv.us

Morgantown Area Economic Partnership (MAP) — Conducts a comprehensive economic development program that includes employer retention, expansion, growth and attraction activities. Non-profit agency established in 1992.
Contact: Donald Reinke
Address: 955 Hartman Run Road, Suite 200, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 296-6684
Web Address: www.morgantown.org

Morgantown/Monongalia Metropolitan Planning Organization — Provides rural transportation planning. Governmental agency established in 2003.
Contact: Bill Austin
Address: 82 Hart Field Road, Suite 105 Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-9571
Web Address: www.plantogether.org

Mountain Line Transit — Provides public transportation in Monongalia County with additional intercity services to Clarksburg, Fairmont, Waynesburg, Pittsburgh Greyhound and PIT International Airport. Governmental agency established in 1996.
Contact: Dave Bruffy
Address: 420 DuPont Road, Morgantown, WV, 26501
Phone: (304) 296-3680
Web Address: www.busride.org


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Arts

Arts Monongahela — Established in 1999 as a non-profit organization whose mission is to advance the arts and enhance the community.
Contact: Jeannie Kuhn
Address: 201 High Street, Suite 3, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-6720
Email: executive@artsmon.org
Web Address: www.artsmon.org

Your Community Foundation — A local non-profit, 501c3, community foundation established in 2000 that provides charitable giving, endowment and other philanthropic services to the greater Morgantown area.
Contact: Beth Fuller, President
Address: 111 High Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 296-3433
Email: beth@ycfwv.org
Web Address: www.ycfwv.org

Main Street Morgantown — A non-profit, 501c3 organization established in 1984 for the revitalization of downtown Morgantown and the Historic Wharf District.
Contact: Terri Cutright
Address: 201 High Street, Suite 2, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Email: director@downt ownmorgantown.com
Web Address: www.downtownmorgantown.com

Monongalia Arts Center (MAC) — A non-profit agency established in 1976 to provide a home for visual, performing and literary arts through educational programming and community outreach.
Contact: Ro Brooks
Address: 107 High Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 292-3325
Email: info@monartscenter.com
Web Address: www.monartscenter.com

Monongalia Historical Society — A 501c3 corporation established in 1954 to promote interest in local and state history and to maintain the historical Easton Roller Mill.
Contact: Richard E. Walters, Treasurer
Address: P. O. Box 127, Morgantown, WV, 26507-0127
Phone: (304) 594-2290
Email: rewalters@comcast.net

Morgantown Museum/Morgantown History Museum — Established in 2005 to preserve the history of the greater Morgantown area for the public by collecting and displaying local cultural artifacts.
Contact: Pamela A. Ball
Address: 111 High Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 319-1800
Email: morgantownmuseum@ya hoo.com
Web Address: www.morgantownhistorymuseum.org

Morgantown Public Library System — Provides service to meet the informational, recreational, cultural and business needs of Monongalia County citizens.
Contact: Ellen Hathaway
Address: 373 Spruce Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-7425
Email: Hathaway@clark.lib.wv .us
Web Address: morgantown.lib.wv.us

M. T. Pockets Theater — Established as a non- profit organization in 2000 to provide community theater opportunities and productions.
Contact: Toni Morris
Address: 107 High Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 284-0049
Email: info@mtpocketstheatr e.com
Web Address: mtpocketstheatre.com

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Community/Senior Centers/Service Organizations

American Red Cross (River Valley Chapter) — For more than 125 years the American Red Cross has helped individuals and families prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies.

Address: 1299 Pineview Drive, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 598-9500
Web Address: www.redcross.org/wv/morgantown

Animal Friends of WV — Established in January of 2001 as a 501c3 organization to save animals from euthanasia when they are unwanted, wounded, handicapped, etc. to provide medical care as needed and place them in foster homes.
Contact: Cynthis Lucas
Address: 252 Brewer Road, Morgantown, WV, 26508
Phone: (304) 290-4738
Email: animalfriendsofwv@ms n.com
Web Address: www.animalfriendswv.org

Arnettsville Community Association — A non- profit, 501c3, volunteer agency that is a gathering place for the community and offers events and programs serving children, seniors. (Former Arnettsville Elementary School)
Contact: Terri DeMicco
Address: 4120 Fairmont Road, Morgantown, WV, 26501
Phone: (304) 278-9973
Email: tsdemicco@comcast.net
Web Address: www.freewebs.com/arnettsvillecommunitycenter

Christian Help — A non-profit organization established in 1975 to meet the needs of residents of Monongalia County by providing emergency financial assistance, food, clothing, housewares and furniture, all given freely.
Contact: Cheryl Callen, Director
Address: 219 Walnut Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 296-0221
Email: ch_inc@labs.net
Web Address: www.motownchristianhelp.com/

Clay Battelle Area Senior Citizens, Inc. — A non-profit organization established in 1988 to prepare and serve nutritious meals daily for the elderly in the area.
Contact: Sue Newhouse, Director
Address: 5977 Mason Dixon Hwy, P. O. Box 176, Blacksville, WV, 26521-0176
Phone: (304) 432-8177
Email: RBrewer368@aol.com
Web Address: www.claybattelleseniorcenter.blogspot.com

Clay Battelle FFA Alumni — Non-profit organization established in 1980 for youth to learn about agriculture and the farming industry.
Contact: Keith Watson
Address: 96 Middle Fork Road, Burton, WV, 26562
Phone: (304) 662-6266
Email: watsons5@frontiernet. net

Clay Battelle Area Family Service — A non- profit, 501c3, volunteer agency established in 1973 that assists individuals and families with little or no income by providing donated clothing and household items at low or no cost from their Thrift Shop. Once a month food is provided to residents living within the poverty standard guidelines. (Located by Clay Battelle Library on M-D Hwy in Blacksville)
Contact: Solomon E.E. Lemley
Address: P. O. Box 188, Blacksville, WV, 26521
Phone: (304) 432-8329 Home or (304) 432-7200 Business

Community Living Initiatives Corporation (CLIC) — A non-profit, 501c3, organization established in 1989 to provide leadership for identifying and addressing issues which will improve the lifestyles of older adults and attract and retain retirees and their families to the greater Morgantown area.
Contact: Regina Mayolo
Address: P. O. Box 674, Morgantown, WV, 26507-0674
Phone: (304) 292-0186
Email: clic@westco.net
Web Address: www.retirewv.net/MorgantownAbout.html

Friends of Deckers Creek — Is a small but effective community based watershed organization with a mission to improve the natural qualities of, increase public concern for and promote the enjoyment of the Deckers Creek watershed. It is a non-profit, 501c3 organization created in 1996.
Contact: Susan Veselka
Address: P. O. Box 877, Dellslow, WV, 26531
Phone: (304) 292-3970
Email: info@deckerscreek.org
Web Address: www.deckerscreek.org

In Touch and Concerned — This non-profit agency was incorporated in 1974. It provides services to elderly and adult disabled residents of Monongalia and Preston counties. Services include telephone reassurance, transportation, grocery delivery and information referral.
Contact: Valeria Hose Romec
Address: 693 Fairmont Road, Westover, WV, 26501
Phone: (304) 296-6109
Email: itac247@hotmail.com
Web Address: www.itacwv.org

McCurdysville Community Building — This building is available to benefit the people of the McCurdysville community and the surrounding area.
Contact: Alec McCallister
Address: RR1, Box 359, Rivesville, WV, 26588
Phone: (304) 278-5905

Monongahela Conservation District — A non- profit organization established in 1943 to provide a program of soil, water and related resource conservation for all land-users in Marion, Monongalia and Preston counties.
Contact: Kelly Keifer
Address: 201 Scott Avenue, Morgantown, WV, 26508
Phone: (304) 296-0081
Email: kkeifer@wvca.us or mcd@wvca.us
Web Address: www.wvca.us/districts/mcd.cfm

Monongalia County Extension Service — A non- profit, governmental agency providing educational outreach services to the community.
Contact: Sheryl Bergen Jarvis
Address: SBJarvis@mail.wvu.edu
Web Address: monongalia.ext.wvu.edu

Monongalia County Solid Waste Authority — Governmental agency created in 1989 to oversee property management of sold waste generated in Monongalia County including recycling, trash disposal and special waste disposal events.
Contact: Laura Stiller
Address: 59 Lockside Road, Morgantown, WV, 26501-2390
Phone: (304) 292-3801
Email: moncountyswa@gmail.com
Web Address: www.moncoswa.org

Mountaineer Boys and Girls Club — A non-profit, 501c3, organization established in 1997 to provide after school services to students ages 6 to 18 with an emphasis on a pursuit of excellence, personal responsibility, respect for others and service to the community.
Contact: Dennis Poluga
Address: 300 Court Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 292-7510
Email: MBGCLUB@yahoo.com
Web Address: www.mbgclub.org

North Central WV Community Action — A non- profit, 501c3, agency helping individuals and families reach their highest levels of social and economic independence by providing a broad range of anti-poverty services and educational resources.
Contact: Kelli LaNeve
Address: 1299 Pineview Drive, Suite 3, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 291-6795
Email: klaneve@ncwvcaa.org
Web Address: www.ncwvcaa.org

Rock Forge Neighborhood House — A non-profit, 501c3, agency incorporated in 1984 that exists to develop community and personal responsibility through multi- generational programs that offer support to those in need. (Currently located at the Sabraton Community Center)
Contact: Alexis McMillen
Address: 1837 Listravia Avenue, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 292- 3286
Email: alexis@rfnh.org
Web Address: www.rfnh.org

Senior Monongalians — Began in 1961 and serves the senior citizens of Monongalia County, age 55 and over. The center is located at the former Mountaineer Mall.
Contact: Betsey Robinson
Address: 5000 Greenbag Road, Morgantown, WV, 26501
Phone: (304) 296-9862
Email: brobinson@seniormons. org
Web Address: www.seniormons.org

Smithtown Community Association — Organized as a non-profit group of volunteers who oversee the operation of their community building for functions such as meetings of the senior citizens in the Smithtown area.
Contact: Dave Malone
Address: 834 Opekiska Ridge Road, Fairmont, WV, 26554
Phone: (304) 366-8952
Email: russell5362@comcast.ne t

Stepping Stones — Non-profit organization established in 1947 to provide high quality year round recreation and personal development opportunities to children and adults with disabilities.
Contact: Monica Marietta
Address: 400 Mylan Park Lane, Morgantown, WV, 26501
Phone: (304) 983-7837
Email: abilitywv@hotmail.com
Web Address: www.steppingstoneswv.org

Triune Seniors and Community Building — This volunteer, 501c3 group was established in 1976 for the seniors and the community members of the Triune area.
Contact: Valena Powell
Address: 1247 Halleck Road, Morgantown, WV, 26508
Phone: (304) 296-8136

United Way of Monongalia and Preston Counties — A non-profit, 501c3, agency established in 1930 to increase the organized capacity of people to care for one another. This is accomplished through the annual fund-raising campaign to support local health and human service agencies.
Contact: Brandy Potock-Helms
Address: 278-C Spruce Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 296-7525
Email: unitedway@teamunit edway.org
Web Address: www.teamunitedway.org

West Side Senior Center — A volunteer agency created in 2001 for the benefit of the senior citizens in the Westover area.
Contact: Don Godfrey
Address: 500 Dupont Road, Westover, WV, 26501
Phone: (304) 296-6583
Email: westsidesrctr@gmail.co m

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Fire Departments and Related Services

Monongalia County Registered Forest Fire Crew — Non-profit, volunteer organization with progressively trained wild land fire fighters organized to respond within Monongalia County, the State and surrounding areas. Established in 1992.
Contact: Kenneth Goodwin, Sr.
Address: 189 Maryland Avenue, Westover, WV, 26501-4318
Phone: (304) 292-5470

Monongalia County HIRT — Non-profit, volunteer agency established in 1983 to control release of hazardous materials in the event of an accident.
Contact: David Bean
Address: P. O. Box 382, Granville, WV, 26534
Phone: (304) 599-5252
Email: dbean241@comcast.net

Blacksville Volunteer Fire Department — Volunteer members. Established in 1947.
Contact: Bob Brookover, Jr.
Address: 101 Cherry Alley, Blacksville, WV, 26521
Phone: (304) 879-5419
Email: Blacksville11@fr ontiernet.net

Cheat Lake Volunteer Fire Department — Volunteer members. Established in 1955. (501c3)
Contact: James Bowers
Address: 409 Fairchance Road, Morgantown, WV, 26507
Phone: (304) 599-0943 or (304) 594-1223
Email: trentiniiffc@aol.com

Scott’s Run Volunteer Fire Department — Volunteer members. Established in 1949.
Contact: Mike Spooner
Address: 719 Mason Dixon Highway, Maidsville, WV, 26541
Phone: (304) 328-5467
Email: Mike.Spooner@comcast. net

Wadestown Community Volunteer Fire Department — Volunteer members. Established in 1972.
Contact: Jack Wilson
Address: 9743 Mason Dixon Highway, Wadestown, WV, 26590
Phone: (304) 662-6331.

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Health and Related Agencies

CASA for Kids — A non-profit, 501c3, organization established in 1994 as a program through the Monongalia County Youth Services Center to work as advocates for abused and neglected children in the court system, using trained volunteer advocates.
Contact: Helene Friedberg
Address: 440 Elmer Prince Drive, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 599-1087
Email: moncasa@comcast.net

Monongalia County Health Department — Non- profit, governmental agency established in 1929. Mission is to achieve a healthy community by protecting and promoting public health.
Contact: Jim Strosnider
Address: 453 Van Voorhis Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505- 3408
Phone: (304) 598-5140
Email: James.H.Strosnider@wv.gov
Web Address: www.monchd.org

Milan Puskar Health Right — Non-profit, 501c3 organization established in 1984 that provides free health care, medications and counseling to qualified low-income, uninsured residents of North Central, WV.
Contact: Laura L. Jones
Address: 341 Spruce Street, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 292-8234
Email: ljones@mphealthright. org
Web Address: www.mphealthright.org

The Shack Neighborhood House, Inc. — A non- profit, 501c3 agency that was established in 1928 to enhance growth and development by providing programming for youth and their families.
Contact: Sharon Jackson
Address: Rt. 7 & 19, Pursglove, WV, 26546
Email: Sharon@the-shack.org
Web Address: theshack.yolasite.com

Rape and Domestic Violence Information Center (RDVIC) — This non-profit, 501c3, organization was established in 1974 to serve victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Contact: Judy King Smith
Address: P. O. Box 4228, Morgantown, WV, 26507
Phone: (304) 292-5100 (Crisis Hotline answers 24/7)
Email: rdvic99@earthlink.net
Web Address: www.rdvic.org

Valley Health Care System — Non-profit, 501c3 organization established in 1977 that provides behavioral health services (mental health, substance abuse, developmental disabilities) to people in Monongalia, Marion, Preston and Taylor counties.
Contact: Cheryl Perone, CEO
Address: 301 Scott Avenue, Morgantown, WV, 26508
Phone: (304) 296-1731
Email: cperone@valleyhea lthcare.org
Web Address: www.valleyhealthcare.org

Visiting Homemaker Service, Inc. — A non- profit, 501c3 organization established in 1962 that provides in home care services to ill, elderly and disabled to prevent nursing home placement.
Contact: Judith K. Brennan
Address: 382 Broadway Avenue, Morgantown, WV, 26505
Phone: (304) 599-7743
Email: VHS8@Juno.com
Web Address: www.VHSInc.org

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Public Service Districts/Water Associations

Birchfield Water Association Water utility serving the River Road area from National to Lowesville.
Contact: Michelle Malone
Address: P. O. Box 2325, Westover, WV, 26502
Phone: (304) 983-5481

Paw Paw Rt. 19 PSD Water utility serving the River Road area from Everettville to Rt. 19, Crown, Stewarts Run and Hagans, and Rt. 19 from Marion County to Blanney Hill.
Contact: Michelle Malone
Address: P. O. Box 2316, Westover, WV, 26502
Phone: (304) 983-5633

Pleasant Valley PSD Water utility.
Contact: Jim Obrad
Address: 2361 Lazzelle Union Road, Maidsville, WV, 26541
Phone: (304) 328-5847
Email: pvpsd@frontiernet.net< /p>

River Road PSD Water utility serving Dupont Heights and Ridge Point Developments and the River Road area from Dupont Road to National.
Contact: Michelle Malone
Address: P. O. Box 2484, Westover, WV, 26502
Phone: (304) 983-8810

Scotts Run PSD Provides sewer service to western area of Monongalia County.
Contact: Sheila Jamison
Address: 432 Scotts Run Road, P. O. Box 517, Osage, WV, 26543
Phone: (304) 599-8004
Email: SRPSD@aol.com

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Recreation

Board of Park and Recreation Commissioners (BOPARC) — Established in 1982 as a non-profit/governmental agency that promotes community based, indoor and outdoor recreation for the citizens and visitors of the community by providing parks, facilities and programs that promote active and health life skills.
Contact: Melissa Burch
Address: 799 East Brockway Avenue, Marilla Park, Morgantown, WV, 26501
Phone: (304) 296-8356, Ext. 12
Email: info@boparc.org
Web Address: www.boparc.org

Chestnut Ridge Park — A county owned facility established in 1951 providing space for camping, picnics, fishing and swimming.
Contact: Bruce Miller
Address: 346 Chestnut Ridge Park Road, Morgantown, WV, 26508
Phone: (304) 599-1773
Email: mail@chestnutridgep ark.com
Web Address: www.chestnutridgepark.com

Monongahela River Trails Conservancy (MRTC) — A non-profit 501c3 organization established in 1991 to manage the Mon River and Deckers Creek Rail-Trails for conservation and non-motorized use, primarily walking, jogging, and cycling.
Contact: Ella Belling
Address: P. O. Box 282, Morgantown, WV, 26507
Phone: (304) 296-6185
Email: ella@montrails.org
Web Address: www.montrails.org

Mylan Park Foundation — A 501c3 organization established in 2000 to oversee Mylan Park for educational, recreational and social services for Monongalia County residents and visitors.
Contact: Larry Long
Address: 500 Mylan Park Lane, Morgantown, WV, 26501
Phone: (304) 983-2383, Ext. 115
Email: llong@mylanpark.org
Web Address: www.mylanpark.org

New Hill Community Youth Park — A group of residents of the New Hill community in the western area of the county who maintain, repair and upgrade a small park in their neighborhood.
Contact: Rick Temple
Address: 114 New Hill Road, Maidsville, WV, 26541
Phone: (304) 328-5326

Special Olympics — A non-profit organization established in the late 60’s to teach athletes social skills, communications skills, discipline and game concepts.
Contact: Emilou LaGatta
Address: 127 Columbus Street, Westover, WV, 26501
Phone: (304) 291-4763
Email: Flag849@aol.com

West Virginia Botanic Garden, Inc. — A non- profit, 501c3, volunteer agency incorporated in 1983 to build a botanic garden for people of the region and visitors. The garden is open to the public — free- everyday from dawn to dusk.
Contact: George Longenecker
Address: 1061 Tyrone Road, Morgantown, WV, 26508
Phone: (304) 376-2717
Email: george@wvbg.org
Web Address: www.wvbg.org

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