Lee County News

County continues to monitor Chatfield Lake activity

June 25, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR MONTROSE – Lee County Attorney Ross Braden is continuing to move ahead with court injunctions against residents of Mooar Powdertown who have yet to install acceptable septic systems on their property [Read More…]

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Supervisors OK county attorney changes

December 11, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – Current Des Moines County Attorney Amy Beavers will be joining the Lee County Attorney’s staff beginning March 1. Lee County Supervisors voted at Tuesday’s regular meeting to bring [Read More…]

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Supervisors to vote on insurance premium bump Tuesday

June 10, 2018 Lee Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – Lee County Supervisors will vote on increasing health insurance premiums in the county’s self-funded insurance program at Tuesday’s regular meeting. County employees will be looking at $50 increases [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 officials settle budget $158K short

February 3, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – In a mid-Friday afternoon budget strategy session, Lee County officials settled on a budget that could short the county $158,000. However, during preliminary budget discussions, the county [Read More…]

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LCEDG tells supervisors workforce is biggest priority

December 12, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – With Lee County’s current unemployment rate at 4.1, county economic officials still say the area’s workforce, or lack thereof, is still a major challenge to employers. The Lee [Read More…]

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Lee County News

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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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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Boddicker takes over as County Attorney

May 9, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – Clinton Boddicker took the oath of office as the new Lee County Attorney Tuesday at the Lee County Board of Supervisors’ meeting after supervisors approved election results from [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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IDOT wants IFC all in on road closure

April 25, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – An official with the Iowa Department of Transportation says closing the Hwy. 61 crossing at the entrance to the Iowa Fertilizer Company is probably the safest thing [Read More…]

Breaking News

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

February 20, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

PUBLIC NOTICE Lee County, Iowa Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting Agenda DATE: TUESDAY, February 21, 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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Ross Braden appointed new county attorney

February 14, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – In a split vote this morning, Fort Madison attorney Ross Braden was appointed the new county attorney effective this afternoon. At the regular meeting of the Lee County [Read More…]