Monongalia County Seal


        The Monongalia CountyCommission is pleased to announce that our meetings are being  recorded on video and are available on YouTube by typing  "Monongalia County Commission" or "TheWestTV" in the search bar. 



 The Monongalia County Commission has adopted a policy permitting Service Animals Only within any county owned building that shall become effective as of January 1, 2015.  Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.   

On Wednesday, December 17 at 2:00 p.m., the Monongalia County Commission will hold a work session.  An item for discussion that day will be a proposed access road to the Cheat Lake Elementary School utilizing Meadowview Lane.  The public is invited to attend or submit written comments to the Monongalia County Commission.  Email at is also acceptable.  The Commission will NOT be the deciding authority on this proposal but have offered to accept public comment for the DOH.                   



The Monongalia County Commission would like to thank all citizens who have come forward to be considered for appointment to various authorities, boards or commissions.  We are always accepting applications for any board positions for future consideration. The following positions are currently available:

Board of Zoning Appeals:  One expired terms ended January 1, 2014.  Appointments will run until January 1, 2017.   Must be resident of West Run Planning District to be eligible.

Monongalia County Planning Commission:  one three year term.   

Public Service Districts: Six year terms. Must live in the service area.

     Canyon PSD - One term expired May 31, 2014. 


 All current board members are being asked to submit an application if they wish to be considered for reappointment. Board members continue to serve until reappointed or replaced. Applications may be requested by calling 304, 291-7257 or by email at A background check and interview will be completed prior to appointments being made by the Commission.