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  1. Bridge Replacement to Begin on 130th Street

    Beginning Monday October 26th, 130th Street will be closed approximately 500 feet west of Hemlock Avenue for a bridge replacement project. See below for the official press release. Read on...
  2. Washington County Homebuyer Assistance Program 2021

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    Washington County


    Washington County was originally organized and established in 1839 as Slaughter County; however, residents soon changed the name to Washington County in honor of George Washington.

    Washington County covers 556.75 square miles and is located in Southeast Iowa - the richest area of America's agricultural region. As of the 2010 census, the population was 21,704. The nine incorporated cities in the county are Ainsworth, Brighton, Coppock, Crawfordsville, Kalona, Riverside, Washington, Wellman, and West Chester.