Hardy County Commission

Hardy County, West Virginia

204 Washington Street, Moorefield WV 26836

304-530-0284 - hdycommi@court.state.wv.us

Created from Hampshire County in 1786 and named for Samuel Hardy, a distinguished Virginian.

Lost River State Park and part of the George Washington National Forest are located in this county.

Near Wardensville, Lost River disappears under Sandy Ridge and reappears over four miles away as the headwaters of the Cacapon river.

Leading industries and chief agricultural products: Lumber, cabinet manufacturing; hay and grain; livestock; dairying, poultry production and poultry processing.

~West Virginia Blue Book


Community Information

The Hardy County Commission has ordered an EMERGENCY AMBULANCE SERVICES LEVY to be placed on the ballot for the 2020 General Election. A copy of the LEVY ORDER may be read here.We asked that you vote during the General Election.

To assist you with educating yourself on your personal cost for emergency ambulance service under a LEVY PLAN. Please find the estimate CALCULATOR here.

To assist you with the calculator you will need your tax tickets both personal property and real estate for class information and assessed value located on each tax ticket. If you need a copy of  your Tax Tickets, you can find them here.

Now fill out your estimate calculator and decide which plan- Ambulance Service Fee of $120 per living unit OR based on what you own, both personal and real estate for an Emergency Ambulance Levy. Which plan is best for you?


Commissioner Biographical Information

Harold K. Michaelalt

  • 204 Washington Street Room 111
  • Moorefield, WV 26836
  • Office: (304) 530-0284
  • Home: (304) 530-2121
  • Email: harold@hardynet.com

Harold serves as a member to the following boards: Work Force Investment Board, Hardy County Rural Development Board, Moorefield Hardy County Regional Wastewater Authority, Day Report Center, and the Ambulance Authority.





 David "Jay" Fansler

  • 204 Washington Street Room 111
  • Moorefield, WV 26836
  • Office: (304) 530-0284
  • Home: (304) 897-5154
  • Email: dsfansler@hardynet.com

Jay serves as a member to the following boards:
Hardy County Planning Commission, 911 Advisory Board, Local Emergency Planning Committee, and the Rural Development Authority.


altDavid J. Workman

  • 204 Washington Street Room 111
  • Moorefield, WV 26836
  • Office: (304) 530-0284
  • Home: (304) 851-0110
  • Email: djworkman@hardycounty.com

Dave serves as a member to the following boards: Farm Preservation Board, County Park Board, County Extension Board, Convention and Visitor's Board, Child Care Board, Eastern WV Community Action, GIS Board and Rural Development Authority.




RESIDENCE: In open magisterial district

Job Responsibility Link

Public Meetings

RegularSpecial / Emergency / Work Session Public Meetings will be held:

  • All meetings are held at the Hardy County Courthouse,
  • 204 Washington Street, Moorefield WV 26836 

Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 9am Agenda

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 9am Agenda

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 9am Agenda

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 11am Agenda

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 11am regarding COVID 19 approval for Courthouse press release

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 9am regarding COVID 19 approval for Courthouse press release 

Thursday, April 2, 2020 approval for 911 Center press release

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 9am Agenda

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 9am

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 9am Agenda

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 9am

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 9am

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at 9am

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 9am

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at 9am

Tuesday, November ______, 2020 at 9am

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 9am


Board of Review and Equalization Meetings

January 31, 2020 at 10am  

February 4, 2020 at 10am

February 7, 2020 at 10am

February 13, 2020 at 10am

February 19, 2020 at 10am

Budget Meetings

March 24 thru until finished

The meetings are open to the public, if you would like to be placed on the agenda please contact the Hardy County Clerk at  (304) 530-0250.

A copy of the Hardy County Commission Minutes may be obtained by searching Hardy County Online Records. After entering Online Records, navigate by clicking on the county clerk's disclaimer.. enter Hardy County Commission in the last name blank.. select the Either radio button... remember to check the PDF box... then click on the blue ADV button... selecting P & F records in the drop down menu... then push the search button.. double click on the file to view. Sometimes the view file will convert to deeds, you may need to change the type of record back to P & F at the top of the view screen.


WV Legislature Live

West Virginia Legislature Live is a streaming audio web initiative of the House of Delegates and Senate.

Windows Users
Requires Windows Media Player.

Macintosh Users
Requires Flip4Mac.


Meetings may be delayed, please check back frequently for availability. A LISTEN LIVE link does not necessarily mean the meeting is taking place, rather, it indicates the scheduled time for a meeting.

West Virginia Legislature Live is a streaming audio web initiative of the House of Delegates and Senate.