Welcome to the official website of Wapello County, Iowa. This website is designed to help current and future residents of Wapello County find all necessary information about our county! Wapello County includes the following cities and towns: Agency, Blakesburg, Chillicothe, Eddyville, Eldon, Kirkville and Ottumwa.

 

NEWS & HIGHLIGHTS

Aug 21
2014

Emergency Management Director Position posted

 

Wapello County has an opening for a full time Emergency Management Director. Please see description by clicking on the link below. Emergency Management Director position

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Aug 14
2014

Emergency Preparedness Kits Donated

 

Wapello County Public Health and Wapello County Emergency Management recently teamed up to provide Emergency Preparedness kits to two local school systems.  Evans Middle School and Eddyville/Blakesburg/Fremont schools both received the preparedness kits.  Funding for this project was provided by the Wapello County Healthcare Coalition which covered 90% of the project and

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Aug 08
2014

2015 Off Road vehicle tags begin September 1st

 

Renewals for the 2015 tags for off-road vehicles including ATVs, ORM, ORVs and snowmobiles will begin Sept. 1.  Transactions that will include a partial year assessment of $5.00 will include:  new registrations processed Sept. 1 through Dec. 31; delinquent transactions renewed after Sept. 1 through Dec. 31; a transfer (current or delinquent) processed

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Aug 08
2014

Deer tags available August 15th

 

Deer tags will be available for purchase beginning August 15, 2014 in the Recorder’s office.  Changes this year include elimination of the January antlerless season, antlerless deer quotas for Wapello County were reduced by 325 tags and crossbow is now a legal method of take during the late muzzleloader season for resident hunters. 

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Wapello County Courthouse
101 W 4th St
Ottumwa, IA 52501

Email: Board of Supervisors

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