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Recorder's Office not Accepting Passport Applications on July 14, 2015
The Story County Recorder's Office will not be accepting passport applications on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Both agents will be out of the office with training with the United States Department of State.
Election Officials Wanted for Fall 2015
The Story County Auditor's Office is seeking individuals to serve as precinct election officials for elections in September and November. Apply Now
Story County has transitioned from the Code Red emergency alert system to Story County Iowa Alerts. To get these critical messages on your cell phone and email, you will need to register devices at the Story County Alert website. Read on...
Latest issue of Our Story is now available.
The newest issue of Our Story can viewed on Story County's website. Read on...
Firework Displays Deadline
The Deadline for a July 4th Firework Displays is June 25th, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m. Click on the link below for the fireworks display application and submit with a copy of current insurance coverage to: Auditor Office, 900 - Sixth St., Nevada, Iowa 50201 Read on...
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The C2C Plan
From Cornerstone to Capstone
Story County Comprehensive Plan 

We are looking forward to 2036. That’s what the From Cornerstone to Capstone (C2C) Plan is all about.  Story County has built a solid foundation – the Cornerstone – with planning dating back to the 1950s. Now we are designing our blueprint – the Capstone – for how we grow and develop over the coming 20 years. 
For more information, go to Please take 10 min and complete the Story County C2C Plan Survey! The survey is available online at