Information Technology


County IT & County Services Building
515 5th Avenue
Council Bluffs, Iowa 51503

Office Hours

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

Phone Numbers

Office: 712.328.5667
Fax: 712.328.5770


Helping Pottawattamie County employees attain their goals through the use of technology.

Pottawattamie County Information Technology (PCIT) administers hardware, software and information systems to improve services to County departments and employees.  In partnership with County departments and other agencies, PCIT coordinates technology projects to integrate solutions which best enable departments to accomplish their respective missions. PCIT operations are driven by the guiding principles identified in the County’s Information Technology Mission Statement.

PCIT is responsible for all voice, data and information systems installed and utilized by a majority of the County departments.  These systems range from communication hardware to data assurance software, which are centralized in the PCIT Network Operations Center (NOC).

Considering trends in the current information age, and the importance of accountability, assurance and security now set on digital assets, it makes a fundamentally strong developed information technology department paramount to Pottawattamie County’s success.

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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.