Our City. Our Government.
The city of Ida Grove is served by a mayor and five council persons. They meet on the first and third Mondays of the month. Ida Grove also has a five-person Planning & Zoning Commission, and a five-person Board of Adjustment.
The City Clerk’s office and related personnel are located at City Hall, 712-364-2428. Ida Grove has five individuals on the city crew.
Ida County is served by three supervisors, a county attorney, county sheriff, county treasurer, county auditor, county assessor, county recorder and county clerk. Offices for these positions can be found in the Ida County Courthouse, 401 Moorehead St.
City Departments and Employees
Behind the Scenes
Your city clerk and city employees are often the only people that many citizens see involved in city business. It is the responsibility of city staff members to keep the city council advised on the needs and the conditions of the city. Duties of the city staff can include attending meetings, preparing agendas and minutes, preparing financial reports, providing information, keeping current on issues that affect the city, and making recommendations to the council.