DNR announces virtual public meeting for Supreme Beef, LLC nutrient management plan MEDIA CONTACT: Kelli Book, DNR, at Kelli.Book@dnr.iowa.gov or 515-210-3408. CLAYTON COUNTY — The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will host a virtual public meeting on Aug. 31 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. to gather public comment on the Supreme Beef, LLC Nutrient Management Plan […]
As noble as we Iowans like to think we are, most of us probably disagree with the proposal by Pattison Sand to ship water in train cars from Clayton County across the country to unspecified drier regions of the nation. Click below for full text of letter to the Des Moines Register. https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/opinion/columnists/iowa-view/2020/07/09/jordan-aquifer-iowans-deserve-answers-before-company-ships-our-water/5381960002/
Phil Specht of McGregor has been awarded the 2020 Clayton County Conservation Awareness Network award for outstanding contributions in environmental awareness and education. Phil is a recently retired dairy farmer with a passion for conservation. Rotational grazing of his dairy cattle has protected grasslands for wildlife – especially bobolinks. Phil has studied bobolinks and has […]
BUY TICKETS Two of the biggest bands in the Midwest are coming to the historic Volga City Opera House stage this spring! Join us on Friday May 12th in Volga City, IA for a fundraising concert featuring the Dead Horses and The Last Revel. Doors open at 6:30pm and the music starts at 7:30pm . […]
OFFICIAL MUSIC & MONARCHS PAGE Make plans to come celebrate with us on the banks of the Turkey River in Elkader, Iowa May 13th, 2017. A free concert Saturday afternoon in Founders Park performances by: Jon Stravers & Patsy Wellman, Naomi, Honeyweis, THE LAST REVEL, Dead Horses Kid’s craft activities and conservation demonstrations/talks from […]
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Clayton County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing for the rezoning request to rezone land from A-1 to M-2. Pattison Sand Company on Monday, August 15th at 1pm at the County Office Building on Gunder Road. Read the Clayton County Mine Reserve Expansion Study Committee Final Report
A landowner’s perspective on raising and saving the monarch butterfly. This seminar will include tips on finding and raising monarchs as well as how to preserve habitat. Presented by: The Werheim Family Sunday, August 28th, 2016 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Hope Lutheran Church 32513 Dinan Rd. LittlePort, IA Snacks and Drinks Provided
The Clayton County Planning and Zoning Commission meets Tuesday, 8/9/2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Clayton County Office Building. The agenda will consist of the following items: AGENDA 1. Call to Order 2. Approval of Minutes 3. Presentation of Mine Reserve Committee Report – Mike Finnegan and Anne Osmundson 4. Old Business – a. Pattison […]
Watch this video for an excellent demonstration of how valuable rooted vegetation is for preserving our precious topsoil.
Say No for Now Rally Event Page Grass roots organization ‘SAY NO FOR NOW’ is holding a meeting at 7 pm, Monday, June 6 at the Garnavillo Community Center and inviting all of those who have concerns or questions regarding a request to have an additional 746 acres rezoned from Agricultural to Heavy Industrial. Say […]
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The next Mine Reserve Study Committee meeting will be held Thursday, April 28 at 5:30pm at the Clayton County office building at 600 Gunder Road NE in Elkader. The focus of this meeting is on air quality and the impact of silica sand on our health and the environment. Two guest presenters from the University […]