Posts With Keyword ‘Washington County’

Washington County Expected to Help out Fellow ISAC Member

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 6:43 am

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press play to hear from interim Washington Co. Engineer Jacob Thorius

It would appear that counties in Iowa stick together.

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Supervisors Continue Hashing Out Budget

Posted: Thursday, February 4th, 2010 at 6:51 am

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press play to hear from BOS Chair Jim Miksch

Washington County Supervisors continue to hammer-out next year’s budget

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Washington Co. Participates in Pandemic Drill

Posted: Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 at 6:44 am

Washington County has a clearer picture of what emergency officials would need to do during a pandemic.

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Zoning Experts Admits There are Drawbacks

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 at 5:56 am

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press play to hear from Gary Lozano

A man who helped write Washington County’s proposed zoning ordinance says land use regulation does have some drawbacks.

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Washington County Partners With Census Bureau

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 5:56 am

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Press play to hear from the US Census Bureau’s Abbie Anderson

Washington County is teaming up with the federal government to get the word out about this year’s census.

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Planner Gives Crash Course on Zoning

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:26 am

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press play to hear from RDG Planner Gary Lozano

Many Washington County residents got a crash course on zoning

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County Approves Contract with Roads Union

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:23 am

Washington County has reached an agreement with the union that represents its secondary roads workers.

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Salt Supplies Still Adequate

Posted: Tuesday, January 12th, 2010 at 6:57 am

It’s been a snowy winter so far, but most road maintenance entities in Washington County say they’re doing okay on their salt supplies.

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Supervisors Set to Select Chair, Vice Chair

Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 6:53 am

Washington County Supervisors have some procedural items on the docket this week.

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Supervisors Set to Select Chair, Vice Chair

Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 6:52 am

Washington County Supervisors have some procedural items on the docket this week.

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#1 County Zoning

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 7:10 am

Washington County is one of only a handful of counties in the state that does not have a zoning ordinance. That could change soon.

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#2 Washington County/Riverside Legal Dispute

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 7:09 am

Washington County and the City of Riverside are locked in a legal dispute stemming from a revenue sharing agreement created when the casino was built.

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Government Office Closed For New Year’s Day

Posted: Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 6:22 am

New Years Day is tomorrow

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Mt. Pleasant Woman Injured in Crash

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2009 at 7:39 am

A Mt. Pleasant woman was hospitalized after a car accident near the Washington/Henry County line Tuesday morning.

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Hacap Donations Consistent With Previous Years

Posted: Thursday, December 24th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Hacap is also reporting donations consistent with previous years in Washington.

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Iowa, Washington County Unemployment Numbers Up

Posted: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 at 7:27 am

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press play to hear from IWD’s Kerry Koonce

Iowa’s unemployment rate rose by a tenth of a percentage point last month

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Washington County To Set Bid Letting In River Road Repair

Posted: Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 at 5:58 am

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press play to hear from Washington County Engineer David Patterson

Washington County Supervisors will soon be seeking bids to stabilize a road near the English River. County Engineer David Patterson says 130th street was damaged by the 2008 floods, and is in danger of “sloughing” into the river. Patterson says they are receiving up to 80 thousand dollars in grant money from the Natural Resources Conservation Service for the project. Supervisors are expected to set a bid letting date at tomorrow morning’s meeting.

County Hopes to Widen Wayland Road

Posted: Thursday, December 17th, 2009 at 5:50 am

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Washington County is hoping to widen the shoulders on the Wayland Road.

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Washington Co. Country Roads Expected to Be Cleared Today

Posted: Friday, December 11th, 2009 at 7:29 am

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press play to hear from Washington Co. Engineer David Patterson

Southeast Iowa is digging out after a snowstorm of historic proportions.

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Sheriff’s Deputies On Alert During Winter Weather

Posted: Wednesday, December 9th, 2009 at 6:24 am

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press play to hear from Chief Deputy Darren Dennler

Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies are also on high alert this morning.

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