Washington County Town & City Hall

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

Ainsworth City Hall 134 North Railroad Street Ainsworth IA 52201 319-657-3761

Ainsworth Town Hall 221 2nd Street Ainsworth IA 52201 319-657-3761

Brighton City Hall 100 East Washington Street Brighton IA 52540 319-694-2695

Kalona City Hall 511 C Avenue Kalona IA 52247 319-656-2310

Riverside City Hall 81 1st St E Riverside IA 52327 319-648-5241

Washington City Hall 215 East Washington Street Washington IA 52353 319-653-6584

Wellman City Hall 316 8th Ave Wellman IA 52356 319-646-2154

West Chester City Hall 508 Main Street West Chester IA 52359 319-698-2600

About Washington County Town & City Halls

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

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

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

Washington County Town and City Councils

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

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