This official website of Hardin County provides information about your local county government and the services we provide.

.: Quick Links

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Current Closed Roads & Bridges

Real Estate/GIS Website

HIPAA Privacy Policy
Birth/Death/Marriage Records
Board Agenda & Minutes
Board Meeting Videos
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Driver License
Embargoed Bridges Map
Hardin County Solid Waste
Iowa Land Records Online
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Maps of Hardin County
Marriage License
Observed County Holidays

Register to Vote
Sheriff's Foreclosure Sales
Tax Payment Online
Vehicle Renewal Online


.: Forms

Absentee Ballot Request Form
Board Appointment Application
Campaign Finance Disclosure
Courthouse Grounds Use Application
Drainage Work Order 
Driver License Forms
Dust Control Application
Election Forms
Fireworks Permit Application

Geocaching Placement Permit
Motor Vehicle Forms
Property Tax Forms
Township Clerk Pay Form
Township Trustee Pay Form

.: News & Events

Tornado Spotters Class
There will be a Tornado Spotters Class on Wednesday, April 29th, at Ellsworth Community College - Hamilton Campus. This class will be in the Agriculture and Renewable Energy Building, Room 110, at 7:00 pm. This class is sponsored by Hardin County Emergency Management.

2015 Dust Control Permit Applications Due
The Engineer's Office is now accepting permit applications for control dust on crushed rock surfaced roads in 2015. Road chemicals may be applied by the owner or an approved contractor.  The signup deadline for obtaining a dust control permit is April 30, 2015. Dust control information...

Hardin County Fair Booster Packs Available
The 2015 Hardin County Fair Booster Packs are here!  There are 4 different Booster levels to choose from. This is a great way to support the Hardin County Fair,  save some money on event tickets, and have a tax deduction. Please contact a fair board member with any questions or to purchase a booster pack or call the fair office at 641-858-3901.  Thank you to all current Fair Boosters and future Boosters! Click to view 2015 Fair Booster Packs (.pdf)

2015 Noxious Weed Resolution
The Board of Supervisors passed the 2015 Weed Resolution (.pdf) at their regular public meeting on March 18, 2015. This resolution lists the primary and secondary noxious weeds in Hardin County lays out the responsibility of land owners in controlling this weeks on their property. Failure to do so can lead to the county covering this work at the owner's expense.

Sheriff Foreclosure Sales
Sheriff sales are sales on foreclosed properties. Sales are held at the date and time set on the Sheriff's Levy Form. They usually start at 1:00pm in the lobby of the Hardin County Law Enforcement Center, 1116 14th Avenue, Eldora, Iowa. Click to view the list of active sales...

Non-Criminal Fingerprinting
Need fingerprinting services for a job, application, or volunteer position? The Sheriff's Office offers non-criminal fingerprinting services at the Law Enforcement Center in Eldora, Iowa. This service costs $10.00 and is offered from 8:00am to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.

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