Boards and Commisions

The Board of Supervisors appoints members to the following boards and commissions:

Zoning Board of Adjustments

Planning and Zoning Commission

Appeal Board

Board of Health

Magistrate Appointing Commission

Conservation Board

Civil Service Commission

Loess Hills Alliance Board


SWIPCo Transit Advisor Committee

Drainage Attorneys

Veteran Affairs Commission

Compensation Board

Western Iowa Tourism Region

Compensation and Condemnation Commission



If you are interested in being appointed to one of the above Boards or Commissions, please click the link to the Application for Boards and Commissions below.  Please note that your application will be retained in our files for one year.  Also note that the application is a public document and, as such, can be reproduced and distributed for the public.

Application for Boards and Commissions


In the Spotlight

Hope 4 Iowa

The HOPE 4 IOWA Crisis Call Line connects individuals in crisis to a helping hand and the resources to address and improve mental wellness. Available 24/7. For more information visit our website here.








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Pottawattamie County Emergency Notification System

Pottawattamie Alert is the countywide emergency notification system serving all residents within Pottawattamie County and its communities.

Part of the Alert Iowa System, Pottawattamie Alert is a high-speed notification and weather warning service. This no-charge service is available to businesses and residents of Pottawattamie County and its Communities that allows public officials to warn citizens of pending emergencies, critical public information during disasters, recommended protective actions, and provides automated severe weather warnings tailored to your preferences. The system can also be used to provide other important information to communities.