Posts With Keyword ‘Washington County’

Project Note Approved for Rubio Project

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 6:25 am

After a lengthy public hearing, a project note for the halted Rubio project was approved.

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County Department Outlines Winter Work

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Winter weather seems to have returned to Southeast Iowa, but it’s been a mild season so far.

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County Adopts Hazard Mitigation Plan

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Washington County now has a hazard mitigation plan on file.

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10 Week Wellness Challenge Comes to Washington County

Posted: Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Washington County will be taking part in a statewide initiative focused on health.

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Washington County FFA and 4-H Weigh Cattle

Posted: Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Hundreds of market beef animals are being prepared for next summer’s Washington County Fair and Ak-Sar-Ben.

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Bad Start to Flu Season

Posted: Monday, December 17th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Flu season is in full swing in Iowa and is shaping up to be much worse than last year.

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Texting 911 Still a Few Years Away

Posted: Monday, December 17th, 2012 at 6:24 am

In a few years you might be able to text 911 when you have an emergency.

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Three Public Hearings at this Week’s Board Meeting

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 6:26 am

This weeks Washington County board meeting will include multiple public hearings.

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Could See Some Relief from Drought by March

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The drought conditions in Washington County remain unchanged, but we could see some improvement moving into the New Year.

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New Board to Make Decision on Pay Raises

Posted: Friday, December 14th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The new Washington County Board of Supervisors will make a decision on salary increase recommendations in January.

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Two Washington County Businesses Receive Statewide Recognition

Posted: Thursday, December 13th, 2012 at 6:26 am
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Among the nine recipients of the 2012 Iowa Venture Awards are two Washington County businesses.

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Farm Land Value Survey Released

Posted: Thursday, December 13th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The value of farmland in Washington County rose during the past year, as it did across the state.

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County Sells Road Maintenance Excavator Outright; Buys New One

Posted: Thursday, December 13th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Washington County is purchasing a new excavator for use maintaining roads.  

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County Requests CDBG Funding Extension

Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Washington County is requesting an extension on CDBG funding for an ongoing project.

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Local Boy Scouts Wrap Up Fundraisers; Start a ‘Wrap-up’ Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Washington Boy Scout Troop 242 has completed their fall fundraisers. 

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Washington County Conservation

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Conservation Board meets this week.

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Several Agencies Involved in Catching Suspected Mobile Meth Lab

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Multiple agencies cooperated in the investigation and pursuit that led to the arrest of three people in Washington this week for manufacturing methamphetamine.

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County Debt Stands at $15.3 Million

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A Washington County official is shedding some light on the debt figures released by the Iowa Treasury.

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County Reevaluates Estimated Payoff Date for TIF District

Posted: Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors heard the status of their TIF district at today’s meeting.

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A Number of Items on the Docket for Tomorrows Board Meeting

Posted: Monday, December 3rd, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Washington County Board will hear another update on the Orchard Hill project tomorrow.

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