Resources and Online Services

Online services and resources are continually being added to this site. Please check back for more information or click on the office/department to visit that webpage.

COVID Recovery Iowa - Free Virtual Counseling and Assistance


State of Iowa has received nearly $1 million in funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to offer free counseling to any Iowan who has been affected, in any way, by the COVID-19 public health emergency. The program, called COVID Recovery Iowa, is available at https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/IACIO/bulletins/28d7c07.

The providers are:
Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, Inc.
Heartland Family Service
Pathway Behavioral Health
Iowa State University Extension
University of Iowa, Center for Disabilities and Development

Online County Services

Animal Control and Shelter
AssessorCredits and Exemption Forms
Board of Review (Appealing Your Assessment)
Attorney Fines Recovery
AuditorElections

Property Records
Transfer books and other scanned records
Mailing address change for property/tax records
Tax Levies
Drainage
Budget Information
Financial Audits
Board Minutes
Other
Fireworks Display Application
Iowa Retail Permit Application for Cigarettes/Tobacco/Nicotine/Vapor

Board of Supervisors
Community ServicesGeneral Assistance Application Form
Application for MH/DD Services (available for print only)
Conservation
Emergency Management
Engineer and Secondary Roads

Adopt-A-Highway Application (PDF)
Driveway / Field Entrance Permit (PDF)|
Dust Control Permit (PDF)
Route Approval (PDF)
Trip Permit - Annual Oversize (PDF)
Trip Permit - Annual Oversize Overweight (PDF)
Trip Permit - Round Trip (PDF)
Trip Permit - Single (PDF)
Use of Right of Way Permit (PDF)
Utility Permit (PDF)

Environmental Health

Well permit application
Well plugging form
Well rehab form
Well plugging/rehab claim form
Septic permit application
Payment Options

Facilities Management
GIS
Human Resources
Information Technology
Planning and DevelopmentDevelopment Review Processes
Permit Applications and Forms
Recorder’s Office




For real estate recordings: www.iowalandrecords.org
Certified copies of birth, death, marriage: www.vitalchek.com or call (866) 809-0290
Passports: www.travel.state.gov
Hunting/Fishing Licenses: www.iowadnr.gov
Applications and Forms
Sheriff’s Office
Treasurer’s Officewww.IowaTreasurers.org
Veterans AffairsForms and Applications



Community Resources and Assistance

Iowa Workforce Development COVID-19 Unemployment Information and Resources
https://www.iowaworkforcedevelopment.gov/COVID-19

Iowa State University Extension COVID-19 Resources
https://www.extension.iastate.edu/disasterrecovery/covid-19

United Way of Story County
http://www.uwstory.org/covid-19-resources 

Child Care Resources
https://iowaccrr.org/ 
      Child Care Services Flier
      Providing Child Care for Essential Personnel

Ames Chamber of Commerce COVID-19 Resources
https://www.ameschamber.com/news/covid-19-resources/ 

FEMA and SBA Assistance
https://www.storycountyiowa.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=2716 

YSS Student Employment and Resources
https://www.yss.org/covid19/ 
Student Employment Newsletter

Local Medical Resources 

Residents are encouraged to rely on medical information provided by experts at Mary Greeley Medical Center, Iowa Department of Public Health, ISU’s Thielen Health Center, local physician groups, and other state and federal health organizations:

Iowa Department of Public Health: https://idph.iowa.gov/Emerging-Health-Issues/Novel-Coronavirus

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

ISU’s Thielen Student Health Center: https://health.iastate.edu/resources/2019-novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov/

Mary Greeley Medical Center: https://www.mgmc.org/coronavirus/

McFarland Clinic: https://www.mcfarlandclinic.com/coronavirus

Story County Medical Center:
https://www.storymedical.org/about-us/news/coronavirus-precautions-at-story-medical