Madison County Town & City Hall

Find Madison County Iowa town & city halls. Town and city halls provide information on government agencies, boards, commissions, committees, departments, and elected officials.

Earlham City Hall 140 S Chestnut Ave Earlham IA 50072 515-758-2281

St Charles City Hall 113 South Lumber Street St. Charles IA 50240 641-396-2545

Truro City Hall 120 East Center Street Truro IA 50257 641-765-4586

Winterset City Hall 124 West Court Avenue Winterset IA 50273 515-462-1422

About Madison County Town & City Halls

A Madison County Town or City Hall is a building that serves as the focal point of government activity for a town or city in Madison County, IA. It is the location where the proceedings of the Madison County legislative body take place and usually houses the central offices for the executive and administrative functions of the government. Depending on the size of the building, some municipal functions, and a number of citizen services may operate out of a Town or City Hall in Madison County.

You may contact Town & City Halls for questions about:
  • Madison County Public records
  • Marriage licenses and certificates
  • Town and City government offices
  • Local Madison County politics
  • Voter poll locations and election procedures
Madison County Public Records

Town and City Halls in Madison County can provide free public records upon request. These records include Madison County marriage licenses and certificate copies, as well as a variety of other historical and vital records. Madison County birth and death records, marriage and divorce records can be obtained from Town and City Halls. Other public records that may be obtained in Madison County include local elections and voter records, Madison County Court records, Madison County property tax assessments and real estate records.

Madison County Town and City Councils

Madison County City Halls and Town Halls have a chamber where public meetings of the Town Council, City Council, or other elected legislative body take place. The chambers are set up to allow for discussion among Council members and executive and administrative officers, as well as members of the Madison County public interested in addressing the Council. Audience seating is available for members of the public and the media to observe public meetings in Madison County, Iowa. City or Town Halls are also equipped with telecommunications equipment to allow for taping and televising of public meetings. Other elected and appointed boards and commissions, such as the Madison County Planning and Zoning Commissions, may also use the chambers for their meetings, particularly if members of the public or media attend the meetings.

Government Offices in Madison County, IA

The office of the chief executive or administrative official, such as the Madison County City or Town Manager, is located in Town or City Hall. Depending on the size of the building and how the departments are organized, other administrative functions may also be located in Town or City Hall, such as the Madison County Finance Department or Human Resources. Many of the operating departments that have direct interaction with citizens are located in Town or City Hall, including the Madison County Clerk's Office, Madison County Tax Collector, and Madison County Building Inspector. Departments that have extensive or specialized space requirements, such as Madison County Police Department, Fire Department, Public Library, and Public Works, tend to be located in separate stand-alone facilities.