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Supervisors to vote on ATV/UTV ordinance

February 24, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR LEE COUNTY – Supervisors will cast their first vote on a proposed ATV/UTV county ordinance at Tuesday’s regular Board of Supervisors’ meeting. The ordinance is being proposed to control the [Read More…]

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County could levy for emergency services

January 25, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR MONTROSE – Debate on how to fund a $1.3 million proposed budget for the county’s Emergency Management services will get further discussion before the budget is approved. Currently the county emergency [Read More…]

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County officials get to work on 2020 budgets

January 9, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Lee County Department heads continue to throw out their first pitches for 2020 fiscal year budget requests this week. All the budgets presented were first-run preliminary budgets [Read More…]

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Workforce center vacating county building

May 15, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Lee County supervisors are looking at options to fill space in the North Lee County Office Building after hearing the state’s Workforce Development Center will be leaving [Read More…]

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Haynes makes run for county supervisor seat

April 12, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR DONNELLSON – Economic development, county services, and telecommunications are on the mind of Lee County Supervisor candidate Larry Haynes. Haynes, a Democrat, is joining Democrat Rich Harlow and Republican James [Read More…]

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Supervisors tap brakes on new jail meal program

March 6, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – A new program to provide reduced cost meals to jail inmates was throttled back by Lee County supervisors Tuesday. Lee County Sheriff Stacy Weber was genuinely surprised when, [Read More…]

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Larkin wants to hold supervisor seat

March 5, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Four-term Lee County Supervisor Rick Larkin announced Monday that he will be running for another 4-year term on the board. The former Fort Madison City councilman and [Read More…]

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County to leave winter road protocols in place

February 28, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – After several weeks of discussion and a review of county policy regarding maintenance of county paved roads during icy weather, the county has decided to keep the status [Read More…]

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County’s early figures show $3M shortfall for FY19

January 21, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – A short budget workshop on Friday resulted in some tough projections for the upcoming fiscal year budget. According to Lee County Budget Director Cindy Renstrom, the county’s preliminary [Read More…]

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County building security concerns brought up at budget talks

January 10, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – District Judge John Wright, who chairs the Lee County courthouse security committee, put forth a list of recommendations to the Lee County Board of Supervisors Tuesday morning. [Read More…]

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Sheriff asks board to add correctional officers

October 17, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – The Lee County Board of Supervisors will soon be looking at the costs for expanding the staff at the county sheriff’s department. Lee County Sheriff, Stacy Weber approached [Read More…]

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County shingle program could help secondary roads

July 13, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – The county and local landfill officials are in the early stages of possibly using recycled shingles to help better maintain gravel roads in the county. At Tuesday’s regular [Read More…]

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Supervisors finalize animal ordinance

June 21, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – A new ordinance that will allow the Lee County Sheriff to impound vicious dogs was passed Tuesday after a third reading was waived by supervisors. At Tuesday’s regular [Read More…]

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County tables new animal ordinance

May 16, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – Newly appointed Lee County Attorney Clinton Boddicker presented a proposed ordinance to Lee County Supervisors aimed at giving authorities more latitude with vicious animals. At Tuesday’s regular meeting [Read More…]

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Lee County Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda – May 16, 2017

May 14, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

PUBLIC NOTICE Lee County, Iowa Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda DATE: TUESDAY, May 16, 2017 MEETING CONVENING TIME: 9:00 A.M. LOCATION: Correctional Center, 2530 255th St., Montrose, IA 52639 AGENDA Pledge of Allegiance Approve [Read More…]

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Lee County Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda – May 9, 2017

May 8, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

PUBLIC NOTICE Lee County, Iowa Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda DATE: TUESDAY, May 9, 2017 MEETING CONVENING TIME: 9:00 A.M. LOCATION: Correctional Center, 2530 255th St., Montrose, IA 52639 AGENDA Pledge of Allegiance Approve [Read More…]

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Lee County Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda – May 2, 2017

May 2, 2017 Lee Vandenberg 0

PUBLIC NOTICE Lee County, Iowa Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda DATE: TUESDAY, May 2, 2017 MEETING CONVENING TIME: 9:00 A.M. LOCATION: Correctional Center, 2530 255th St., Montrose, IA 52639 AGENDA Pledge of Allegiance Approve [Read More…]

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Branstad, officials attend IFC ribbon cutting

April 19, 2017 Lee Vandenberg 0

PCC STAFF WEVER – Iowa’s Governor Terry Branstad and Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds attended the Iowa Fertilizer Company ribbon cutting ceremony this afternoon in Wever alongside IFC CEO N.V. Nassef Sawiris and other state and [Read More…]

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Lee County Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda – March 21, 2017

March 20, 2017 Lee Vandenberg 0

Lee County, Iowa Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda Tuesday, March 21, 2017 Convening Time: 9:00 a.m. Location: Correctional Center, 2530 255th Street, Montrose, IA 52639 AGENDA Pledge of Allegiance Approve Agenda 9:01 a.m. Public [Read More…]

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Lee County Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda – March 7, 2017

March 6, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

Lee County, Iowa Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda Tuesday, March 7, 2017 Convening Time: 9:00 a.m. Location: Correctional Center, 2530 255th Street, Montrose, IA 52639 AGENDA Pledge of Allegiance Approve Agenda 9:01 a.m. Public [Read More…]

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County advisory board wants $8.20 minimum wage

February 23, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR KEOKUK – A committee of seven people representing north and south Lee County are recommending an 95-cent increase in the state minimum wage. Meeting at the Keokuk Labor Temple, after [Read More…]

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County submits final $11.7M budget

February 21, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – A $11.7 million county budget will be submitted to the public on March 7 with a levy of $10.388/$1,000 assessed valuation.. County budget director Cindy Renstrom submitted the [Read More…]