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 26
2016

Rock Bluff Road Project Update

 

Rock bluff road is currently closed from the City of Chillicothe to 180th Ave due to construction.  180th Ave is also closed north of 125th St.  Rock Bluff is open to local traffic only from the end of the hard surface portion at Rock Bluff Park to 180th Ave.  Detour is currently Whiskey Ridge

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Aug 16
2016

Wapello County Jail has an opening for Full-time Female Correctional Officer

 

Wapello County Jail has an opening for Full-time Female Correctional Officer. Starting pay is $16.79/hr plus excellent benefits. No experience necessary. Must be at least 18 yrs old and have high school diploma or GED. Pick up application at Sheriff's Office or online here.

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Aug 03
2016

Deer/Turkey licenses will go on sale August 15 in Recorders Office

 

  Beginning August 15, deer and fall turkey tags go on sale in the Recorder’s office located on the second floor of the courthouse. Landowner tags are also available. Federal Duck Stamps are available for purchase as well.  Cost for duck stamps is $25.00.      

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Aug 03
2016

“Voting in Iowa” Videos

 

Voting in Iowa is FUN...or at least painless. Find out how by watching these short videos!      

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CONTACT INFORMATION

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

Email: Board of Supervisors

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