Board of Health Strongly Recommends Face Masks

Winneshiek County Board of Health Position Statement The Winneshiek County Board of Health STRONGLY RECOMMENDS that all Winneshiek County residents and visitors wear a cloth face mask or face covering when in public and maintain a six (6) foot distance from others. The Winneshiek County Board of Health asks everyone to recognize and understand that… …

Appeal Notice

Winneshiek County has been notified that FEMA has begun a 90-day appeal process on the proposed flood hazard determinations (FIRM or Flood Insurance Rate Map) for Winneshiek County.  The 90-day period has begun on Aug 25, 2020.  The proposed flood hazard determinations, if finalized, will become the basis of Floodplain management measures the County must… …

Tax Sale Suspension Notice

  August 1, 2020 To whom this may concern: This is notice that the Winneshiek County Treasurer will not be conducting the suspended June 2020 Annual Tax Sale in the month of August 2020.  The June 2020 Annual tax sale was originally suspended by Governor Reynolds’ Proclamation of Disaster Emergency on April 24, 2020. Section… …

WCHPC Awarded for the Dam Gate Project!

The Winneshiek County Historic Preservation Commission received $4,308 for the Dam Gate Outdoor Industrial Sculpture Exhibit, which will preserve the last remaining dam gate from the historic Lower Dam of Winneshiek County. The exhibit will feature the dam gate structure and an educational interpretive sign. WCHPC application was top rated in the state museum’s category!

COVID-19 RESPONSE UPDATED 9/8/2020

Courthouse Offices Schedule Until Further Notice Winneshiek County Board of Health strongly recommends the use of face masks and social distancing. Auditor’s Office open 8:00 am-4:00 pm M-F Assessor’s Office is open The recorder’s office is open to the public with a limit of 2 customers at a time allowed in the office.  We are… …

COVID-19 Response : Updated 4/7/2020

The Winneshiek County Courthouse is open for restricted access for essential services by appointment only.  The west door will be unlocked during normal business hours (8:00am – 4:00pm), but public will be restricted to the entryway area.  Within the entryway will be a locked drop box for correspondence and payments, a bulletin board for public notices… …