Office Reorganization

Volunteers Focusing on Services
4:15 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

Lee County Backs Citizen Committee

Much of the talk about Lee County Government involves removing drivers' license services from the courthouse in Keokuk.

The Lee County Board of Supervisors is giving a boost to a newly-formed citizen committee.

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Citizens Committee Could Meet
6:54 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Lee County Approves KAH Funding

Keokuk Area Hospital will get more than $103,000 from Lee County.
Credit Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

Lee County has once again agreed to give Keokuk Area Hospital more than $100,000.  This makes it more than $200,000 in fewer than 12 months.

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Home Rule
4:43 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Attorney : Board Could Choose County Seat

Lee County Attorney Mike Short says the five-member Board of Supervisors has the power to move to one county seat.

It appears the Lee County Board of Supervisors has the authority to end the decades-long debate over one county seat versus two.

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One County Seat vs Two
10:01 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Lee County Forum Shows Divided Nature

More than 200 people attended the Lee County taxpayer forum Tuesday night.

More than 200 people from throughout Lee County turned out for Tuesday night’s taxpayer forum at Central Lee.

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Central Lee K-8 at 7:00 P.M.
8:10 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Taxpayer Forum Tuesday Night in Lee County

Mary Van Pelt (L) updates the Lee County Board of Supervisors on the taxpayer forum during a recent meeting.

Mary Van Pelt of Montrose wants taxpayers to learn what it costs Lee County to offer all services in both of its county seats, Keokuk and Fort Madison, versus in one location.

They will have the opportunity to do just that during an informational forum, organized by Van Pelt, that will begin at 7:00 P.M. on Tuesday, Mar. 25 at Central Lee's K-8 building.

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