Building and Grounds


Buildings and Grounds & Court House
227 South 6th Street
Council Bluffs, Iowa 51501

Office Hours

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday - Friday

Phone Numbers

Office: 712.328.4791
Fax: 712.328.4851

The Buildings & Grounds Department offices and maintenance shop are located on the 5th Avenue side of the Courthouse at ground level. The department is responsible for all interior and exterior maintenance of the Courthouse and all associated buildings. This also includes custodial services, lawn care and snow removal.

Buildings and Grounds Contacts:

Jason Slack, Director
Darrell Justesen, Maintenance Superintendent
Jeremy Meyers, Maintenance Worker II
Jason Burhenne, Maintenance Worker II
Dan Sampson, Maintenance Worker II
Teri Lake, Custodian


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