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

.: Quick Links

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.: 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

Sheriff Issues Press Release
The Sheriff's Office has received numerous call and requets regarding the welfare of the a dog located in New Providence. In response to these requests, the following statement has been released. Click on the following link to view the full statement. Dog Welfare Press Release (.pdf)

County Offices Closed
All County Offices in the Courthouse, County Office Building, Conservation, and Engineer’s Office will open at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, December 4, 2015. State Offices will open as usual.

All County Offices in the Courthouse, County Office Building, Conservation, and Engineer’s Office will be closed on December 24 and 25, 2015 in observance of Christmas.

All County Offices in the Courthouse, County Office Building, Conservation, and Engineer's Office will be closed on Friday, January 1, 2016, for the New Year's Day holiday.

Secondary Roads Positions Open
The Hardin County Engineer is seeking applications for the following positions in the Secondary Road Department: (2) Road Maintenance Operator positions and (1) Sign Maintenance position. These positions require a Valid Class “A” CDL. Knowledge of construction equipment with good mechanical skills and a dependable work record are required. Pre-employment drug testing is required. Click for more informaton and application instructions...

2016 Honor Flights Announced
Having just completed its 11th successful Brushy Creek Area Honor Flight on September 19, 2015, taking some 99 WWII and Korean War Veterans to our nation's capital to visit their memorials, the organization is announcing its trips for 2016. Brushy Creek Area Honor Flight will have two flights in 2016 - May 7th and September 17th.

Two major changes are being made. In the past, only WWII and Korean War Veterans were eligible to go. Now it will be opened to include the Vietnam War Veterans. Each flight will be an "All Veterans, WWII, Korean War, and Vietnam War" Flight, as Veterans will be paired in teams of either two or four Veterans, with one Veteran acting as leader. Read more...

South Fork Bridge Blaze
A fire on the South Fork Bridge along the proposed corridor for the new Iowa River Trail caused an estimated $90,000 worth of damage on Oct. 14. The Hardin County Sheriff’s Department suspects the fire was intentional, and is looking for information that may lead to a suspect. Read more information....

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