News Flash

Home

13 Stories
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Read our Latest Week in Review

Week in Review and Linn County logo

The Week in Review for Friday, Jan. 27, 2023, is now available.

Read the Week in Review to find out the latest County news, important services, recaps from the Board of Supervisors' meetings, and more!

Sign up to receive this directly to your inbox...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: December 29, 2022

Linn County Releases FY22 Annual Report

FY22 Annual Report Cover showing various photos of County employees

Linn County has released its fiscal year 2022 Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR). The report is part of Linn County’s ongoing commitment to keep residents informed about how taxpayer dollars are used to fund programs and services in an easy-...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Linn County Conservation Releases 2022 Annual Report

2020 annual report cover

At the Linn County Conservation Board regular monthly meeting this week, the Conservation Board approved for release the 2022 Annual Report. In addition to financial information from fiscal year 2022, the calendar year highlights within the report include...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: January 18, 2023

January Marks National Radon Action Month

Public Health

January is a month that begins a new year, but it is also a month that starts National Radon Action Month. National Radon Action Month is dedicated to spreading awareness of what radon is, how it can impact indoor air quality, and the effects it can have ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: January 19, 2023

Linn County Seeks Voluntary Board and Commission Members

BOARD and COMMISSION OPENINGS

The Linn County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications to fill a number of voluntary appointments on County boards and commissions. 

 

Water & Land Legacy Bond Public Review Board – terms vary 

There are five ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: January 3, 2023

Introducing the 2023 Linn County Board of Supervisors and Elected Officials

2023 Board of Supervisors

Newly elected District 1 Linn County Supervisor Kirsten Running-Marquardt and incumbent District 2 Supervisor Ben Rogers were sworn in to office Dec. 29, 2022, filling the two open seats for the Linn County Board of Supervisors. Rogers and Running-Marquar...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: January 4, 2023

Linn County Board of Supervisors Announce New Meeting Times

Board Room Dias

The Linn County Board of Supervisors has changed its meeting times for its informal and formal weekly meetings. The meeting days remain unchanged. The Board's informal work sessions will be held on Mondays at 10 a.m. The formal sessions will be h...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: December 9, 2022

Linn County's 2023 Legislative Priorities

Iowa State Capitol

When the 2023 state legislative session begins in January, Linn County’s 2023 legislative priorities will focus on these top five issues:

Local Option Sales Tax and the Water and Land Legacy Fund

The current proposals to activate the 3/8th of one cent sales...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: January 13, 2023

Statement from Linn County Attorney on the Investigation into the Death of Devonna Walker

Linn County Logo

The Linn County Attorney’s Office received the final investigative file into the death of Devonna Walker from the Cedar Rapids Police Department the afternoon of Jan. 12, 2023. There is a lot of information to consider and evaluate and ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Joint Statement from Linn County Attorney Nick Maybanks and Cedar Rapids Police Chief Wayne Jerman

Linn County and Cedar Rapids Logo

On Jan. 2, 2023, the Cedar Rapids Police Department notified the Linn County Attorney’s Office of an incident that occurred at 2135 North Towne Ct. NE in Cedar Rapids that resulted in the death of Devonna Walker. Cedar Rapids Police interviewed ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: December 22, 2022

Linn County Assessor’s Office Announces New Office Hours

Clock showing 4 o'clock

The Linn County Assessor’s Office announces new office hours beginning Dec. 27, 2022. The Assessor’s Office will be open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. These new hours will continue in 2023.

The Linn County Assessor’s Office assesses real propert...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: November 14, 2022

Linn County Ready for Winter Weather

Snow Plow

The Linn County Secondary Road Department is prepared for the 2022-23 winter season. Part of preparation is sharing information with residents about the Secondary Road Department’s hours of operation, snow routes, and snow and ice ordinance and ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: November 9, 2022

Planning Underway for Linn County’s FY24 Budget

Linn County Public Service Center Building

Planning is underway for Linn County’s fiscal year 2024 budget. The budget will be developed over the next two and a half months during a series of more than 20 public meetings between the Linn County Board of Supervisors, other Linn County elec...

Read on...

Additional Info... Home