Official Madison County website, the main site for all things related to County Government in Madison County, Iowa.

Welcome to Madison County, Iowa!  

Courthouse photo from Pictometry 2012

2018 Primary Election Official Results
2018 Primary Abstract
2018 Prmary Canvass
2018 Primary County Winners
Election Officials Needed
RFP for Comprehensive Plan Review Process

2017 Noxious Weed Control

What is a Comprehensive Plan?
Iowa Smart Planning Legislative Guide
Smart Planning in Iowa
Community Heart & Soul

Development Activity in NE Quadrant
Osmium URA TIF Ordinance
Osmium URA Maps
Osmium URA Process
Osmium URA WDM Resolution
WDM Voluntary Annexation

Board of Supervisors Meetings
Rules of Procedure

(effective January 1, 2017)

Madison County Townships 

Madison County
112 N John Wayne Dr.
Winterset, Iowa 50273

8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Monday - Friday

~ Holidays ~

Public Hearing on a proposed urban renewal plan for the 2018 Madison County Urban Renewal Area
Click here for more information
Madison County Election Info
2018 WCSD Special Election Official Results
2018 Primary Election Candidates for Madison County

Madison County Budget -2017/2018
Madison County Budget -2016/2017

Driver's License Hours
Monday - Friday
Renewals 8:15 A.M. - 3:45 P.M.
Written test 8:15 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Operator drives only available upon request - please contact 515-462-1542

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The Annual Middle River Cleanup Project is scheduled for Saturday, June 3rd. We needs lots of volunteers for this cleanup project. This event is free, but we do require that you register in advance so that we can accordingly to provide shuttle service and breakfast & supper food for our volunteers. This year we are covering the upper reaches of the Middel River Water Trail and will begin in Adair County and finish at the Schildberg Access in Madison County, for a total of 11 river miles.

The registration forms and and itinerary schedule are linked below, as well as a list of other paddle events scheduled for this spring and summer. Please print off these documents and either email or snail-mail them back to us
(PO Box 129, Winterset, IA 50273)

River Cleanup Registration Form
River Cleanup Daily Schedule
2017 Paddling Events

Website Weekly Analytics Report
(Information here was updated on March 6, 2018)
Have you recently moved into Madison County, Iowa or are you planning on visiting or moving here? Please click here to visit our communities pages to learn more about our area.

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Road Work in Central Iowa

Haven't got time to come in to the courthouse to Pay your Taxes? No problem! You can now Pay Your Taxes On-line and save yourself that extra trip into town. Click here to Pay Your Taxes On-Line!

Clark Tower

Zion Federated Church - oldest church in Madison County

Harmon Tunnel

Monumental Park