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Posted on: July 26, 2021

COVID-19 Negative Economic Impact Survey

The Story County Board of Supervisors is in the process of planning for the best use of recovery funds available through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARP). YOUR INPUT IS NEEDED. Please complete this brief 2-minute survey on the impact of the COVID-19 pan...

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

E23 Resurfacing into Gilbert

E23 - Closure and Detour

E23 Resurfacing into Gilbert

County Road E23 (170th) into the City of Gilbert is scheduled for resurfacing. The road will be closed for 3 days and will be opened to traffic at the end of the day. The detour for this closure will be Hwy 69 to 190th St. to G...
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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Requests for Proposals for a Managed Print Service Program to be Released on July 26, 2021

managed print solution request for proposal released on July 26th

Beginning July 26th, Story County, Iowa invites qualified vendors to submit a proposal to implement a managed print solution in order to drive efficiencies and minimize cost spent on printing activities. This solution would involve a complete evaluation o...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Citizen of the Year Award

Citizen of the Year Reminder

Story County is now accepting applications for the 2021 Citizen of the Year. Please click here for the nomination form in PDF format. The deadline for submission is July 30, 2021.

The Story County Citizen of the Year Award is given annually to res...

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Posted on: June 30, 2021

Centralized Intake for Rent and Utility Assistance begins July 6, 2021

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Story County Community Services, in conjunction with Good Neighbor Emergency Assistance, The Salvation Army, and The Bridge Home, will begin a Centralized Intake process for applications for rent and utility assistance on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. Residents ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Central Iowa VA Virtual Health Mobile in Ames August 6th

VA Virtual Mobile Clinic

Story County Veterans Affairs is hosting the Central Iowa VA Virtual Health Mobile on August 6th in Ames from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM. You can find a list of services available for scheduling on the graphic. If you wish to access these services, you must apply...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Adoptable Pet of the Week

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Blue is our adoptable pet of the week. She is a Female American Bulldog, 7 years old. Blue would do best in a home as the only pet, and would also prefer her two-legged roomies to be of the adult variety. Blue is one quirky, cute, silly, and sweet canine!...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Story County Iowa Alerts Notification System Change

Story County Iowa Alerts has been upgraded with new features like weather alerts and the ability to register your whole family.  Landline phone will automatically be registered for basic services, but you must register your cell phones and email ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Story County Recorder's Office Passport Notice

The Story County Recorder's Office received notice that regular passports are now taking up to 18 weeks and expedited (for which you pay an additional $60) are up to 12 weeks. The U.S. Department of State Passport Services noted the following.

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Posted on: June 22, 2021

Boat Ramp at West Peterson Still Closed

West Peterson Park's boat ramp is still closed until further notice due to low lake levels.  

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Conservation
Posted on: February 2, 2021

Recycle cellphones and other devices at Conservation Center

smartphone recycling program

A critical component in smartphones and other devices is a substance called coltan. 80% of the world’s supply of coltan is found directly in the center of gorilla habitat in the Congo. Mineral mining for smartphones has fueled bloody conflicts a...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Register for Story County Alerts

Story County Iowa Alerts has been upgraded with new features like weather alerts and the ability to register your whole family.  Landline phone will automatically be registered for basic services, but you must register your cell phones and email ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2021

Story County Public Health Vaccination Information

Story County Public Health is providing COVID-19 vaccination information updates through the provided link to the Mary Greeley Medical Center website. Specific vaccination information for Story County will be published on the Mary Greeley Medical Center s...

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

E23 Resurfacing into Gilbert

E23 - Closure and Detour

E23 Resurfacing into Gilbert

County Road E23 (170th) into the City of Gilbert is scheduled for resurfacing. The road will be closed for 3 days and will be opened to traffic at the end of the day. The detour for this closure will be Hwy 69 to 190th St. to G...
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Posted on: May 3, 2021

E-18 Closing for bridge replacement

E-18 Detour Route Map

Bridge Replacement Project on E-18 (Warren Twp., Sec. 18&19)

Story county will be replacing a bridge on Co. Rd. E-18 (130th) approximately 400 feet east of Co. Rd. S-14 (620th). The road will be closing May 10th 2021 for the duration of construction. P...

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Posted on: January 1, 2012

Frequently Asked Questions

Common questions for the Engineer and Secondary Roads Department.

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Temporary Suspension Of Septic System Site Evaluations

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The Story County Environmental Health Department has temporarily suspended septic system site evaluations.  The Environmental Health Director retired, and her replacement will be starting on July 26, 2021.  Therefore, until further notic...

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

Planning and Development Online Permitting

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Planning and Development is now using an online portal for all permits and development applications.  We are no longer accepting paper applications.  To submit building and other permit applications, please click here to be directed to t...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Two New Laws Impact Review of Agriculture Practices

On June 1, 2020, the Governor signed HF2477 and HF2512 into law. The laws had an immediate impact on planning and zoning in Iowa counties as each county’s authority to require review of agricultural exemptions and agritourism requests disappeare...

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Posted on: October 3, 2014

US 30 I-35 Corridor Preservation Proposed by the Iowa Department of Transportation

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The Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) per Iowa Code 306.19(5), is providing this notice that the DOT proposes to implement corridor preservation for the future U.S. 30 from the Interstate 35 interchange at Ames east to South 11th Street in Nevada (s...Read on...

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

July 26 Daily News Release Now Available

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

July 23, 2021 Daily News Release now available

The 7/23/2021 Daily News Release from the Story County Sheriff's Office is now available.

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

July 19, 2021 Daily News Release now available

The 7/19/2021 Daily News Release from the Story County Sheriff's Office is now available.

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

July 16, 2021 Daily News Release now available

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

July 14, 2021 Daily News Release now available

The 7/14/2021 Daily News Release from the Story County Sheriff's Office is now available.

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

July 13, 2021 Daily News Release now available

The 7/13/2021 Daily News Release from the Story County Sheriff's Office is now available.

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

July 12, 2021 Daily News Release now available

The 7/12/2021 Daily News Release from the Story County Sheriff's Office is now available.

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