Mahaska County Town & City Hall

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

Barnes City Hall 440 Broadway Street Barnes IA 50027 641-644-5169

Fremont City Hall 215 East Main Street Fremont IA 52561 641-933-4317

New Sharon City Hall 101 South Main Street New Sharon IA 50207 641-637-4124

Oskaloosa City Hall 220 South Market Street Oskaloosa IA 52577 641-673-9431

About Mahaska County Town & City Halls

A Mahaska County Town or City Hall is a building that serves as the focal point of government activity for a town or city in Mahaska County, IA. It is the location where the proceedings of the Mahaska 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 Mahaska County.

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

Town and City Halls in Mahaska County can provide free public records upon request. These records include Mahaska County marriage licenses and certificate copies, as well as a variety of other historical and vital records. Mahaska 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 Mahaska County include local elections and voter records, Mahaska County Court records, Mahaska County property tax assessments and real estate records.

Mahaska County Town and City Councils

Mahaska 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 Mahaska County public interested in addressing the Council. Audience seating is available for members of the public and the media to observe public meetings in Mahaska 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 Mahaska 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 Mahaska County, IA

The office of the chief executive or administrative official, such as the Mahaska 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 Mahaska 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 Mahaska County Clerk's Office, Mahaska County Tax Collector, and Mahaska County Building Inspector. Departments that have extensive or specialized space requirements, such as Mahaska County Police Department, Fire Department, Public Library, and Public Works, tend to be located in separate stand-alone facilities.