Lee County

Public Hearing March 11
10:02 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Tight Budget Vote in Lee County

The Lee County Board of Supervisors

Lee County's budget for the upcoming fiscal year has proven to be the latest battleground for the debate over returning driver's license services in Keokuk.

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Funding Cut for Lee County
5:17 pm
Tue February 11, 2014

Fort Madison Considering Franchise Fees

It appears that Fort Madison's gain could be Lee County's loss.

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$2-million+
5:54 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Lee County Facing Significant Shortfall

The Lee County Board of Supervisors

The Lee County Board of Supervisors has made some initial decisions regarding the county's upcoming budget, but there is still plenty of work to do.

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Near Green Bay Bottoms
4:24 pm
Mon January 20, 2014

Mega-Site in Lee County?

Lee County is trying to secure a designation from the state that could eventually lead to the establishment of new businesses and industries.

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Legislation Being Drafted
5:49 pm
Sun January 12, 2014

State Senator Wants Services Back in Keokuk

State Senator Rich Taylor (D-Mt. Pleasant) wants to return Lee County services to the South Lee County Courthouse in Keokuk.

The Iowa Legislature could be asked to weigh in on how and where Lee County offers certain governmental services.

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Budget Priorities
10:33 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Pay Raises Possible for Lee County Leaders

The salaries for Lee County’s elected leaders could increase on July 1, 2014.

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Centralizing County Government
4:35 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

More Talk of "One Lee County" in 2014

Lee County Board of Supervisors

The new chairman of the Lee County Board of Supervisors wants to have more discussions about a controversial subject in 2014.

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July 1, 2014-June 30, 2016
1:18 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Lee County, Jail Employees Reach Agreement

Lee County has reached an agreement on a new 2-year contract with the union representing deputies and correctional officers in the Sheriff's Office.

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Changing Rural Addresses
10:29 pm
Sat December 14, 2013

Lee County Jail Work Progressing

Lee County Jail

The renovations currently underway at the Lee County jail may have to be expanded.

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Overtime Concerns
4:46 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

Lee County Sheriff Seeks More CO's

The Lee County Correctional Center

The Lee County Board of Supervisors is considering a request to add staff at the jail.

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