Telephone Outage at Court House RESOLVED

July 27, 2020

The Knox County Court House is currently experiencing issues with our Telephone Service which is affecting our ability to make and receive calls to/from the public.

We are currently working with our telephone provider to correct the issues that currently occuring.

At this time we have not been given and ETA on restoration of service.

We appologize for any invonvience this may have caused.

Please stay tuned for updates as they become available.

**UPDATE**  All services restored as of 7/27/2020 @ 10:20 P.M.



March 25, 2020-Knox County Board Meeting

In response to COVID-19 outbreak, the meeting of the Knox County Board will be held via Tele-Conference to allow for the CDC’s recommendation for Social Distancing.

As with all Knox County Board meetings, the public is encouraged to attend. Please CLICK HERE for instructions on joining the meeting.

Knox County Announces Updates in Response to COVID-19

The offices at the Knox County Government have modified their access due to the COVID-19 outbreak.  

Details of these changes are available by clicking the COVID-19 Update link on our website

Consolidated Election – April 2, 2019 (UNOFFICIAL RESULTS)

You Can Find the Unofficial Results for the Consolidated Election – April 2, 2019 by clicking the link below.

Consolidated Election – April 2, 2019 (UNOFFICIAL RESULTS) 

January 30, 2019 Knox County Board Meeting Postponed.

Due to severe weather conditions forecasted, The Knox County Board Meeting Scheduled for  1/30/2019 at 6 P.M. has been postponed.

The meeting has been rescheduled for 6 P.M. on Wednesday February 6, 2019 at the Galesburg City Council Chambers.

Knox County Court House Closing at 12pm on Tuesday

Due to the severe weather conditions forecasted, The Knox County Courthouse will be closing at 12 P.M. on Tuesday 1/29/2019.

We will be resuming normal business hours starting on Thursday  January 30, 2018.

County Board Meeting Tonight Has Been Postponed

Please be advised that due to the unfavorable weather conditions forecast for this evening, the Knox County Board meeting scheduled for this evening has been cancelled.  The meeting has been rescheduled for January 30, 2019 at 5:00PM for the Closed session and 6:00PM for the regular session. 

Knox County Courthouse and Annex Building Closed Today

November 26, 2018

The Knox County Courthouse and Annex Building are closed today due to the weather.

Normal Business Hours will resume Tuesday, November 27, 2018.

911 Telephone Service Outage in Galesburg/Knox County RESTORED

 All emergency and non-emergency lines are operational to the Galesburg/Knox County Public Safety Building. 

Please visit the City of Galesburg 911 Outage Update Website for more information.


Disruptions to telephone service affecting Knox County offices have been RESOLVED

November 11, 2018 8:00 am

Thank you for your patience when trying to call our offices during the outage.

The Knox County Office’s telephone lines are now operational as of 8:00 a.m this morning and are functioning as expected.

We are working with Century Link to investigate what can be done to prevent the issue in the future.