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· 11:00pm March 7th, 2014
MOUNT AUBURN – State Representative Dawn Pettengill announced today she will seek re-election to her Iowa House District 75 seat in the November 2014 election. Pettengill, a Republican, has served in the Iowa House for five terms. Iowa House District 75 is comprised of Benton County and northern Iowa County.
· 4:13pm March 6th, 2014
Anesa Kajtazovic, a State Representative from the Waterloo area, and a Democratic candidate for Congress, will be attending an event in Benton County this weekend. Event details are below: Meet & Greet Event for Anesa Kajtazovic Sunday March, 9th at 2:30pm Phil Boldra Residence 1706 E Ave Vinton, IA
· 2:07pm March 5th, 2014
The Benton County Republicans will hold the Benton County Republican Convention this Saturday, March 8th, 2014, at Tilford Elementary School in Vinton. Delegate credentialing begins at 9:30 a.m. and the convention will convene at 10 a.m. Benton County Republicans are invited to attend. Items on the agenda include electing delegates and alternates to the district and state conventions; electing members to district committees; and adopting a Benton County Republican Platform.
· 8:45pm March 4th, 2014
February 25, 2014 The Benton County Board of Supervisors met in regular session with Supervisors Frese, Hertle and Wiley present. The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. Moved by Wiley, seconded by Hertle, to approve the minutes of February 18, 2014, with the correction of the spelling of Diane Schmuecker.
· 8:45pm March 4th, 2014
Vendor Publication Report Benton County, IA Payment Date Range: 02/12/2014 - 02/25/2014 Vendor Payable Description Total Payments ABBE CENTER FOR COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTHMH Block Grant Services 17,500.00 ACCURATE CONTROLS INC Sheriff Office Supply 878.55 ACTERRA GROUP SR gas cards 55.
· 11:15am March 3rd, 2014
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING March 4, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Benton County Board of Supervisors Room 1. 9:00 A.M. Call to Order 2. Approve minutes 3. 9:15 a.m. David Condry, ASAC-Re: Fair Board Recognition 4. Approve Disabled Veterans Homestead Credit Application on parcel # 240-76775 5.
· 8:05pm March 1st, 2014
February 28, 2014 It’s been busy here. We filed amendments, debated bills, had meetings, processed information from presentations, evaluated and re-evaluated data, came to conclusions, built alliances and raised oppositions. The usual. But I want to talk about something else this week. The American Dream, more specifically, the Iowa Dream.
· 8:25am February 27th, 2014
Recently, Rep. Dawn Pettengill (R- Mount Auburn) welcomed Iowa based grocery chain, Fareway staff members Bret Nelson (Vinton) and Dave Kelchen (Vinton) to the capitol for Iowa Grocers Day on the Hill.
· 5:02pm February 26th, 2014
February 18, 2014 The Benton County Board of Supervisors met in regular session with Supervisors Frese, Hertle and Wiley present. The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. Jim Hemesath, Florence Township Trustee, and Roy Becker, Norway Fire Department, met with the board to request up to $4600 in local option sales tax funds.
· 10:30am February 24th, 2014
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING February 25, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Benton County Board of Supervisors Room 1. 9:00 A.M. Call to Order 2. Approve minutes 3. 9:00 a.m. Barb Greenlee Re: Set land use hearing date for Hidden Meadow Farms LLC SE ¼ NE ¼ Sec 35-85-9 4. 9:05 a.