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  • Scenes Around Beautiful Grundy County

  • Scenes Around Beautiful Grundy County

  • Scenes Around Beautiful Grundy County

  • Scenes Around Beautiful Grundy County

  • Scenes Around Beautiful Grundy County

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Announcements

The Grundy County Conservation Annual Fishing Derby, sponsored by Peoples Savings Bank, will be held June 4, 2016.  Please Click Here for more information

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The Grundy County Engineer's Office is accepting applications for a part time job for office cleaning.  The job would be approximately 2 to 4 hours per week.  Applications are due by June 17, 2016.  For further information and the application, please Click Here.

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Local family donates bench to Courthouse:  The descendants of Samuel and Susanna Meyers donated a bench in honor of them as they were the first Meyers to settle in the area in 1877.  The bench sits in front of the courthouse and is made of recycled plastic. For a picture of the bench Click Here.

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Passport Info:  The U.S. Department of State is anticipating a significant increase in the number of people applying for passports in 2016.  Citizens are encouraged to apply early for a new passport or to renew their current passport.  Processing times for passports are now six weeks for routine processing or three weeks for expedited processing.   A video reviewing validity remaining for entry into other countries can be found by clicking here.  Another video covering obtaining a passport for a child can be found by clicking here.  You may apply for a passport and get your passport photo taken at the Grundy County Auditor's Office, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Register to Vote:     It is now even easier to register to vote and update your voter registration information with the new electronic voter registration system launched on January 1, 2016, by the Secretary of State.  The system is housed on the Iowa Department of Transportation’s website, available for use any time of day, and is accessible on any computer or mobile device with an internet connection.  The link is http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/voterinformation/voterregistration.html.  Anyone with a driver’s license or state-issued I.D. may utilize the new electronic voter registration system.  With the availability of this new service, you may now register to vote online, by mail, at driver’s license stations, in the county auditor’s office, or at the polls on Election Day.

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The Grundy County Emergency Management Agency is announcing that the Alert Iowa Emergency Notification System is ready for the public to sign up.  This Emergency Notification System is crucial in times of Emergency when there is a mass amount of people that are possibly affected.  the Grundy County Emergency Management will be able to put out Alerts by Cell Phones, Landline Phones, Text Message, Automated Voice Message and Email.  For the Public to sign up please  CLICK HERE   to go to the webpage to fill in your information.  All residents are asked to sign up.  Please help family and friends who may not have computer access.  For the full press release please  CLICK HERE.

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CVS/Pharmacy and The Partnership For Drug-Free Kids Help Grundy County Combat Drug Abuse and Safer Disposal of Unused Medication, The Grundy County Sheriff's Office now has a Drug Collection Unit that will provide residents with a safe and environmentally responsible way to dispose of unwanted, unused or expired medication, including controlled substances. CLICK HERE for more information.

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Report a Crime by email to the Sheriff's Office. 

If you want to report a Crime, Wrongful Activity or Important Information for the Sheriff's Office you can email them at:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  This email will be sent to a person that is on duty and can act upon the inforamtion.  But for all emergencies call 911.

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