Wever

IFC Could Get Involved
7:18 am
Mon March 17, 2014

Sheriff says Wever Speeding a Challenge

Lee County Sheriff Jim Sholl

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office says it will do what it can about how some people are driving through Wever as traffic has skyrocketed thanks to the construction of Iowa Fertilizer Company’s new plant south of town.

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County Board Wants Full Input
7:22 am
Thu November 22, 2012

Lee County Tables Overpass Support

The railroad crossing running NE/SW intersects 180th Street near Wever.

The Lee County Board of Supervisors wants to be at full strength when it makes what could be seen as a controversial vote.

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Many Still Question the Project
2:42 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Supervisors Address Fertilizer Plant Concerns

The Lee County Board of Supervisors spent about 90 minutes, Monday night, trying to address concerns about Iowa Fertilizer Company’s proposed plant near Wever.

The success of the panel depends on to whom you talk.

The supervisors spent the first 30 minutes addressing questions submitted about two weeks ago by a group of residents.

Supervisor Gary Folluo says the board did the best it could to provide solid answers.

He says there were some questions, though, that the board simply could not answer because the answers lie with Iowa Fertilizer Company.

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Residents Say Before Election Day
7:17 pm
Tue October 9, 2012

Fertilizer Plant Meeting Likely

Lee County now knows some of the concerns residents have about the production plant Iowa Fertilizer Company plans to build near Wever.

Lori Beckert lives between Wever and Fort Madison.  She attended the Lee County Board of Supervisors meeting on Oct. 2 for one reason.

Beckert asked the board for a special meeting in Wever about the fertilizer plant so residents and future neighbors can get answers to their questions.

The supervisors said they wanted to see a list of questions/topics for the meeting before they would set a time/date/location.

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Meeting Possible in Next 2 Weeks
11:15 pm
Tue October 2, 2012

Residents Want Fertilizer Plant Meeting

Some Lee County residents want answers about the $1.4-billion fertilizer plant scheduled to be built near Wever by 2015.

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