Government

This Government Guide includes information about the City of Creston, Union County Officials and the State of Iowa.

City Government Information

City of Creston:

www.crestoniowa.gov

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Mayor's Office:

Gary Lybarger, Mayor

641-782-2000 ext. 201

116 W. Adams St., Creston, IA 50801

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City Council:

1st Ward: Ron Higgins

2nd Ward:Rich Madison

3rd Ward: Dr. Gabe Carroll

4th Ward: Marsha Wilson

5th Ward:Dave Koets

At Large:Steve Wintermute

At Large: Terry Freeman

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City Administrator:

Mike Taylor

641-782-2000 ext. 202

116 W. Adams St., Creston, IA 50801

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City Clerk:

Lisa Williamson

641-782-2000 ext. 203

116 W. Adams St., Creston, IA 50801

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Police Department:

Paul Ver Meer, Police Chief

Phone: 911, Business: 641-782-8402

302 N. Pine St., Creston, IA 50801

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Fire Department:

Todd Jackson, Fire Chief

Business: 641-782-5610, Fire: 911

500 N. Sumner Ave., Creston, IA 50801

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Graceland Cemetery:

641-782-4841

1830 S. Cherry, Creston, IA 50801

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Parks and Recreation:

Mark Huff, Director

641-782-2000 ext. 206

116 W. Adams St., Creston, IA 50801

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Public Works:

Kevin Kruse, Director

641-782-2000 ext. 207

116 W. Adams St., Creston, IA 50801

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Public Library(Gibson Memorial):

David Hargrove, Librarian

641-782-2277, Fax: 641-782-4604

200 West Howard Street, Creston, IA 50801

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Water Department:

641-782-5817

820 South Park, Creston, IA 50801

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Street Department:

John Hays, Director

641-782-5719

116 W. Adams, Creston, IA 50801

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Municipal Airport:

Larry West, Airport Manager

641-782-2383

1945 S. Cherry, Creston, IA 50801

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Animal Control:

Doug Bierle, Officer

641-782-8402

302 North Pine St., (Police Department) Creston, IA 50801


Union County Government Information

Union County is operated under a three member Board of Supervisors elected at-large. The Board of Supervisors meets every Monday at 9:00 a.m. Also elected are the county attorney, auditor, recorder, sheriff and treasurer.The court house is located at 300 North Pine in Creston. Website

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Board of Supervisors:

Ron Riley, Lois Monday,Dennis Brown,- 641-782-1720


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County Attorney:

Tim Kenyon - 641-782-1730

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Clerk of Court:

Allison Danilovich - 641-782-7315

Court actions-judgements, small claims, mechanics liens, traffic charges.

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Assessor:

Theresa Pudenz - 641-782-1735

Assess and value real property. Tax abatements, family farm credit, homestead.

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Recorder:

Paula White - 641-782-1725

Recording documents concerning land-ex. Mortgages, deeds, easements. Hunting & Fishing licenses and various applications needed to hunt. Boat, snowmobile and ATV registrations. Passports. Vital records-birth, death & marriage.

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Auditor:

Sandy Hysell - 641-782-1701

Indexing of land transfers by legal descriptions. Billing for county government. Secretary to Board of Supervisors. Elections. Dog tags and liquor licenses.

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Treasurer:

Kelly Busch - 641-782-1710

Property taxes. Vehicle transfers.

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Sheriff:

Rick Piel - 641-782-8402

302 North Pine Street, Creston, Iowa 50801

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Union County Emergency Management Director:

JoAnne Duckworth - 641-782-1622

208 West Taylor Street, Creston, Iowa 50801

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State of Iowa

Iowa Senate District 11
Senator Tom Shipley

515-281-3371

Iowa District 21 House Representative
Representative Tom Moore


515-281-3221

Creston Chamber of CommerceP.O. Box 471, Creston, Iowa 50801 Ph: 641-782-7021 Fax: 641-782-9927 chamber@crestoniowachamber.com Design: three C design