Clark County Government Building

Clark County is located in southern Indiana and named after William Clark. William Clark was an American explorer, soldier, Indian agent, and territorial governor. Along with Meriwether Lewis, Clark helped lead the Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1803 to 1806 across the Louisiana Purchase to the Pacific Ocean, and claimed the Pacific Northwest for the United States. Clark County was established in 1801 and is strategically positioned across the Ohio River from Louisville, Kentucky.

Port of Indiana - JeffClark County is a major transportation hub with Interstate Highway Access, railroads, close proximity to the Clark Regional Airport and the Louisville International Airport, and direct access to shipping on the Ohio River with the Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville facility.  The Port of Indiana - Jeffersonville is one of three State of Indiana ports that operate as Foreign Trade Zones. Approximately 2 million tons of cargo moves through the Ports of Indiana - Jeffersonville annually.   

River Ridge Commerce CenterClark County has diversified its economic base and continues to expand in exciting new directions. River Ridge Commerce Center© is an example of a new wave of economic redevelopment taking place in the county. The River Ridge Commerce Center© was formerly the Indiana Army Ammunition Plant. The plant manufactured gunpowder during World War II, the Korean War, and the Viet Nam War. Congress declared the property surplus to its needs in 1998 and authorized 6000 acres of the property to be conveyed to the River Ridge Development Authority for economic development and other parts of the property to be used for expansion of the Charlestown State Park.

We invite you to view and enjoy our website and we look forward to seeing you in Clark County.

I-65 Pavement Repair Project (Stansifer Avenue - Old SR 311)

Indiana Department of Transportation officials met with contractor representatives  on May 10th at the Seymour District offices to review plans for a $2 million pavement restoration project along six lanes of Interstate 65 between Stansifer Avenue at Jeffersonville and Old State Road 311 at Sellersburg. Work is expected to begin in late-June.

Milestone Contractors, Indiana’s contractor, is charged with full and partial depth concrete pavement repairs along the seven mile stretch of north-south highway—immediately south of the $67 million pavement replacement and added travel lanes project on I-65 between S.R. 311 and Memphis Road which is in its second year of construction.

Phase I operations will close I-65 right lanes in both directions for pavement removal at identified sites, concrete patches, joint repairs and drainage enhancements. A number of pavement issues are will be resolved near the Lewis & Clark interchange.

Phase II operations are tentatively scheduled to begin after Labor Day with I-65 left lane closures for pavement patching and joint repairs. In addition to travel lanes, a ramp will be closed at the Veterans Parkway interchange.

INDOT’s contract completion date is October 31.

I-65’s traffic count at the project site is 98,130 vehicles per day.

  • 1
  • 2

Community Events

Free Concert in Warder Park
06-02-2017 7:00 pm
Free Concert in Warder Park
06-09-2017 7:00 pm
Free Concert in Warder Park
06-16-2017 7:00 pm
Free Concert in Warder Park
06-23-2017 7:00 pm

Upcoming Meetings

Commissioners Meeting
06-01-2017 5:00 pm
Plan Commission Meeting
06-14-2017 5:00 pm
Commissioners Meeting
06-15-2017 5:00 pm
Drainage Board Meeting
06-20-2017 5:00 pm