Welcome!

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
County Boards/Commissions
Driver License
Elections
Embargoed Bridges Map
Hardin County Solid Waste
Iowa Land Records Online
Jail/Correctional Facility
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

FY2016 Public Hearing
The Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at 4:45pm to receive comments on the FY15/16 Budgeted Expenditures and Revenues. This meeting is open to the public and will be held in the Courtroom of the Hardin County Courthouse in Eldora. FY2016 Estimated Budget (.pdf)

Calkins Addition
The construction at Calkins Nature Area, southwest of Iowa Falls, is continuing through the winter. This project includes an expansion of the Nature Museum housed at Calkins.

Board Meetings
Official Board of Supervisors meetings are held every Wednesday morning at 10:00 am at the Hardin County Courthouse in the basement conference room. The meetings are open to the public. To be placed on the Board's weekly agenda, contact Nancy Lauver, Board Secretary, at 641-939-8109 by Tuesday morning at 10:00 am. Minutes of the Board meetings are available for public viewing online, in the County Auditor's office in the Courthouse, and are published weekly in the following newspapers:

  • Eldora Herald Index
  • Iowa Falls Times Citizen
  • Ackley World Journal

Board meetings are also recorded and available on the official Hardin County Iowa YouTube Channel.

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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