Knox County Clerk/Recorder rolls out texting services program

Knox County Clerk and Recorder Scott Erickson says he’s glad to announce a new text program that provides another way for residents to get information from his office. The Text My Gov program lets residents text keywords or questions to a number which will then have a response that guides them on how to get what they need. The County Clerk and Recorder’s office handles lots of vital records, from marriage to death certificates to county code and land records. The County Clerk also oversees elections in Knox County. There’s an option within the Text My Gov program in which citizens can get up to 4 texts a month, updating them on Knox County election info. The easiest way to check out this texting service is to visit the County Clerk’s portion of www.co.knox.il.us