Friday, December 28, 2018

Welcoming Immigrants

Welcome to Johnson County Jackie and Isaac!

We are an open and caring County. You join an area with rich history of welcoming immigrants and celebrating diversity.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Volunteers needed and you get paid!

Compensation Commission Vacancies

Johnson County, Iowa — The Johnson County Board of Supervisors announces 12 vacancies on the Johnson County Compensation Commission for one-year terms beginning immediately appointment and expiring Dec. 31, 2019.

Members of the Compensation Commission are selected by the chief judge of the judicial district to serve during condemnation proceedings in Johnson County. Commissioners are compensated $200 per hearing for which they are chosen and serve. Duties include assessment of damage to all property taken by an acquiring agency and located in the county. No member of the Compensation Commission selected shall possess any interest in the proceeding which would cause such person to render a biased decision.

For more information and to apply, please visit our county website at:

Adopt-A-Road Program

Johnson County has an adopt a road program. This program currently has eight groups participating. We are very grateful to those eight groups. With over 500 miles of road, there is plenty of room for more volunteers to help keep the roadways free of litter.

Here is some additional information from the County website:

>>The Adopt-A-Roadway Program allows groups or individuals to adopt a specific section of a County road. Through this adoption they may assume responsibility for any or all of the eligible items listed below. The available activities have the potential to:

Reduce litter along Johnson County's roadways

Enhance the environmental quality and beauty of our roadsides

Build broad-based community support for anti-litter and Iowa beautification programs>>

You can learn more here: