Churchill County

Find contact information and other information provided by the Assessor’s Office.
Building Department
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Find information on the county cemetery. 

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Learn more about financial issues and control in Churchill County.

Cooperative Extension
Learn more about and connect with the variety of programs offered by the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension in Churchill County.

County Commissioners
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County Manager

Read about the oversight of all county departments through the County Manager’s Office.

Court Services
Learn more about services provided by Court Services in Churchill County, including pre-trial release supervision and drug / alcohol testing, as well as community service program.

District Attorney
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District Court
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Emergency Management
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Engineering & Capital Projects
Browse engineering and other technological projects as well as their management. 
Facilities & Grounds
Discover how Churchill County grounds and facilities stay beautiful, clean, and in good repair. 

Fire Department
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Human Resources
Find job application procedures and employee information for Churchill County.

Justice Court
Read about the jurisdiction and duties of the justice of the peace and the Justice Court. 

Juvenile Justice Center
Learn more about the facilities for juvenile defendants. 

Get to know the Churchill County Public Library and its resources.

Access the Churchill County Museum and learn more about its collection and archives.

Parks & Recreation
Find fun and exciting activities as well as parks and facilities for Churchill County residents and visitors. 

Planning Department
Learn more about planning, zoning, and land use in Churchill County, as well as code enforcement and GIS. 

View records and resources from Churchill County and learn how to access them online and in person.

Read about road maintenance and improvement.

Find operations and service information as well as helpful tips on safety from the Sheriff’s Department. 

Social Services
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155 N. Taylor St.
Fallon, Nevada 89406 US



Churchill County Democrats

The Churchill County Democratic Central Committee, a.k.a. Churchill County Democrats is an organized county central committee as mandated by the State of Nevada.  We welcome all registered Democrats in Churchill County. One of our purposes is to promote full participation of all Democrats in party affairs, to support our County, State, and National Party Platforms, along with the ideals of the Democratic Party.  We strive to encourage and assist Democratic candidates for public office, and to support elected Democratic office holders. Another purpose is the continued education and registration of voters, along with assisting voters in the election and voting process.   Our volunteers in the Churchill County Democrats knock on doors, talk to voters, and assist in this calling wherever needed.

Chair – Scott Tudehope

Vice Chair – Chuck Kaiser

SECRETARY – Jeanette Strong, 775-423-9224

TREASURER – Edith Isidoro Mills

Member at Large, Frank Whitman

Meeting time and place:

The Churchill County Democrats meet at 5:30 pm on the second Thursday of each month, at the Library Annex, 507 S. Maine St., Fallon, NV

Function & Purpose

The function and purpose of the Churchill County Democratic Party shall be to promote full participation of all Democrats in party affairs, to advance the platform adopted at the Churchill County Democratic Convention, to encourage and assist Democratic candidates for public office, and to support elected Democratic office holders.

Our History

For more than 200 years, our party has led the fight for civil rights, health care, Social Security, workers’ rights, and women’s rights. We are the party of Barack Obama, John F. Kennedy, FDR, and the countless everyday Americans who work each day to build a more perfect union. Take a look at some of our accomplishments, and you’ll see why we’re proud to be Democrats.

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P. O. Box 1525
Fallon, NV 89407 USA

City of Fallon

Welcome To Your New Home!

Fallon is a safe, friendly and affordable city known for its small-town feel and serene wide-open spaces.

Watch a video here of our lovely community.

Fallon has a rich history, thriving arts scene, year-round events for the whole family and a range of outdoor recreation opportunities. Come see why we’re known as the “Oasis of Nevada.”

Sick of traffic? At only 40 minutes from USA Parkway (TRIC/TESLA/SWITCH) and 60 minutes from Reno/Sparks, your hassle-free commute awaits you.

If you are interested in moving your family or business to Fallon, please contact Nicole Dooley at or (775)423-8816

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55 W. Williams St.
Fallon, Nevada 89406 US


(775) 423-8816 (Office)
(775) 423-8874 (Fax)
(775) 423-5104 (Main)

Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge/ US Fish & Wildlife Service

 Three refuges make up Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Complex: Anaho Island, Fallon, & Stillwater NWR. Main office: 3175 Freeman Lane, Fallon NV 80406. Phone: 775/423-5128.

Stillwater is managed as part of the Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

Learn more about the complex, Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge – an Oasis in the Desert!

Stillwater NWR provides recreation opportunities to visitors who enjoy getting away from it all. Activities include viewing the unique geology and desert wildlife, waterfowl hunting, bird watching, and nature photography. Passenger vehicles are fine as long as roads are not wet or wash-boarded. Make sure to pack water, food, a cell phone or other signalling device, and first aid kit just in case. Even when dry, the roads can be tricky with loose rocks and gravel on a hard packed surface, watch your speed especially on turns.      

The refuge is open daily. Visitors access the refuge via Hwy 50 going East through Fallon, turning left onto State Route 116 after 5 miles. This is also known as Stillwater Road, and leads directly to the main entry point for the refuge after 12 miles.

Once on the refuge, the pavement ends and the adventure begins! There are several designated public access roads within the refuge, and visitors must remain on these at all times. Any off-road travel is strictly prohibited and enforced. Parking is allowed in designated parking areas only. 

There are several public service features on Stillwater refuge, including 5 vault toilets at strategic locations; a covered pavilion with picnic tables and a viewing boardwalk with floating platforms on the Foxtail Lake driving tour loop; a short timeline path leading to a shaded observation deck with interpretive signs at Stillwater Point Reservoir; the 1.25 mi long Tule Trail interpretive path with rest benches, photo blind and interpretive trail signs; and the Paiute Path historic walk across from the Foxtail pavilion. 

Boating is not allowed on the refuge outside of waterfowl hunt season, which is normally October – January. Except for Swan Check Lake, where non-motorized boating is allowed throughout the year. The refuge sanctuary, all areas south of Division Road, is closed to boating of any kind, if it floats its considered a boat and NOT allowed to be on these protected wetlands units. Boat launches are at several locations within the hunt zone, which is N of Division Rd., and are open only during waterfowl season. 

Overnight stays are allowed in two areas within the refuge boundary – on E Division Rd, 3 miles off Hunter Rd., and about 9 miles North on Hunter Rd. The overnight area is just before you cross the canal near the Center Rd intersection.  Both sites are near vault toilets, but that’s it for development and comfort – these are primitive sites with no other features! There are no fees for overnight stays, but there is a 7 day limit.

Hiking is allowed in all areas open to the public, as are wildlife observation and photography. Even though we encourage you to explore and discover, these activities should be limited during nesting season from April to July. If a parent bird is disturbed from the nest, it may not return and the young could die. Please use your best judgement in observing sensitive and vulnerable wildlife and birds in any natural area. Use a camera, spotting scope or binoculars to get up close to wildlife. 

If you find any sick, injured, apparently orphaned/abandoned wildlife, please do not pick it up! It is against the law to move or transport most wild animals found on the refuge; please contact the main refuge office at 775/423-5128 immediately, or call the NV Dept of Wildlife at 775/423-3171.

Sport hunting is permitted on the refuge in accordance with all NV state and federal regulations. Hunters should consult the Nevada state hunting regulations. Refuge-specific hunting regulations may also apply.

Firearms and other weapons are subject to state law. At all times, persons possessing, transporting, or carrying firearms on the refuge must comply with all provisions of state law. Firearms may only be discharged in accordance with refuge hunting regulations, i.e., only during the lawful pursuit of game during legal seasons. No target shooting is allowed!

Other prohibitions on the refuge include: dogs allowed only on a 6ft leash (except during waterfowl season); no off-road vehicles or driving; and no collecting of plants, animals, minerals, antlers and artifacts.

Lodging is available in Fallon, NV. Listings are available through the Fallon Convention and Visitors Bureau at (775)423-4556. Telephone, gas and supplies are available year-round in Fallon.

For driving directions or current weather conditions, please click on the links to the right in Featured Pages.

For information on current refuge conditions, please call 775/423-5128. Or email us at the Contact link below.

The Complex headquarters are located at: 3175 Freeman Lane, Which is the cream colored house on the corner of Freeman Lane and Stillwater Road, approximately 10 miles from Highway 50. Hours are Mon – Fri, 8am – 4:30pm. We have brochures, maps, and wildlife information.

Phone: 775/423-5128

It’s also very important to let someone know where you are going and when you plan to return.  Preparation is the key to a fun and worthwhile adventure at Stillwater NWR!

Stillwater NWR: A Desert Oasis for Migratory Waterfowl, Shorebirds, Wildlife and Plants

 Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge is located in the Lahontan Valley of north-central Nevada, near the community of Fallon, sixty miles east of Reno.Tthis area has been designated a site of international importance by the Western Hemispheric Shorebird Reserve Network (external link) because of the hundreds of thousands of shorebirds, such as Long-billed dowitcher, Black-necked stilt, and American avocet passing through during migration.

Also listed as a ‘Globally Important Bird Area’ by the American Bird Conservancy (external link) and an ‘Important Bird Area’ by the National Audubon Society (external link), more than 280 species have been sighted in the area. These tremendously rich and diverse wetlands attract more than a quarter million waterfowl, as well as over 20,000 other water birds, including American white pelicans, Double-crested cormorants, White-faced ibis, and several species of egrets, herons, gulls, and terns. The Stillwater NWR wetlands are well-known by birders from around the country.

Resident wildlife such as coyotes, White-tailed antelope ground squirrels, Jack and Cottontail rabbits, Kangaroo rats, 5 species of lizards, a few types of snakes, and many insects can be seen in abundance throughout the seasons of the refuge.

A variety of activities awaits visitors to this ‘Oasis in the Desert’, but plan ahead and check weather, roads and recent sightings before you go. Click the Visit tab for more details.

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3175 Freeman Lane
Fallon, NV 89406 US


(775) 423-5128  (Main)
(775) 423-0416 (Fax)

U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

SBA works to ignite change and spark action so small businesses can confidently start, grow, expand, or recover.

Created in 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) continues to help small business owners and entrepreneurs pursue the American dream. SBA is the only cabinet-level federal agency fully dedicated to small business and provides counseling, capital, and contracting expertise as the nation’s only go-to resource and voice for small businesses.

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Market research helps you find customers for your business. Competitive analysis helps you make your business unique. Combine them to find a competitive advantage for your small business.

Market research blends consumer behavior and economic trends to confirm and improve your business idea.

It’s crucial to understand your consumer base from the outset. Market research lets you reduce risks even while your business is still just a gleam in your eye.

Gather demographic information to better understand opportunities and limitations for gaining customers. This could include population data on age, wealth, family, interests, or anything else that’s relevant for your business.

Then answer these questions to get a good sense of your market.

  • Demand: Is there a desire for your product or service?
  • Market size: How many people would be interested in your offering?
  • Economic indicators: What is the income range and employment rate?
  • Location: Where do your customers live and where can your business reach?
  • Market saturation: How many similar options are already available to consumers?
  • Pricing: What do potential customers pay for these alternatives?

You’ll also want to keep up with the latest small business trends. It’s important to gain a sense of the specific market share that will impact your profits.

You can do market research using existing sources, or you can do the research yourself and go direct to consumers.

Existing sources can save you a lot of time and energy, but the information might not be as specific to your audience as you’d like. Use it to answer questions that are both general and quantifiable, like industry trends, demographics, and household incomes. Check online or start with our list of market research resources.

Asking consumers yourself can give you a nuanced understanding of your specific target audience. But, direct research can be time consuming and expensive. Use it to answer questions about your specific business or customers, like reactions to your logo, improvements you could make to buying experience, and where customers might go instead of your business.

Here are a few methods you can use to do direct research:

  • Surveys
  • Questionnaires
  • Focus groups
  • In-depth interviews

For guidance on deciding which methods are worthwhile for your small business, the Small Business Administration provides counseling services through our resource partner network.

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705 N. Plaza Street #107
Carson City, Nevada 89701 USA


702-388-6015 (Main)
202-941-8139 (Cell)
775-230-4274 (Cell)