Scott County News and Notices

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Message from Director Amy Thoreson on Scott County in the SUBSTANTIAL level of community transmission and the CDC's guidance that masks be work in indoor public spaces. Watch here: https://www.facebook.com/scottcountyhealthdept/videos/357579609219082.
Posted: July 30, 2021
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VIDEO: June 28, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: July 28, 2021
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The Scott County Emergency Management Agency is announcing a change to our Alert Iowa public communication tool. This system is utilized to inform our residents of emergencies such as weather or missing children (Amber Alerts). The State of Iowa has contracted a new vendor to provide this communication tool, which will significantly enhance the opportunity for the residents of Scott County and the entire state of Iowa to be notified of emergencies.
Posted: July 1, 2021
The Scott County Conservation Board has approved a special deer hunt for archery hunters only from October 1, 2021 through January 10, 2022 at Scott County Park. This hunt is only for residents of Iowa. Applications are now available and need to be returned no later than Friday, July 30th by 4:30pm...
Posted: July 1, 2021
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VIDEO: June 28, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: June 28, 2021
HOLMES, WILLIAMS
The Scott County Sheriff's Office held a Swearing in Ceremony this morning for Deputy Justin Holmes, Deputy Eric Williams, and Deputy K9 Denali. They were sworn in by Sheriff Tim Lane. Justin Holmes is originally from Dubuque, IA and graduated from Dubuque Wahlert High School. After graduating high...
Posted: June 14, 2021
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On Monday, June 14, 2021 at 0900, the Scott County Sheriff's Office will hold a Swearing In Ceremony at the Sheriff's Office Headquarters at 3206 South 16th Avenue in Eldridge. Justin Holmes and Eric Williams have been hired as the newest deputy sheriffs for Scott County. Justin Holmes is...
Posted: June 11, 2021
The splash pad at Scott County Park Pool.
The Scott County Park Pool is scheduled to be open for Memorial Day weekend, May 29th - 31st. The Pool will not be open June 1st through the 4th. The Pool will open daily for the season beginning June 5th. Season passes are available for purchase. We hope to be included in your summer plans and we'...
Posted: May 25, 2021
Johnson & Johnson walk-in clinic message with pic of health department building
Health Department is offering the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine onsite: Mondays-Fridays, 8am-4pm. Learn more here .
Posted: May 24, 2021
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VIDEO: May 18, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: May 18, 2021
Denali
The Sheriff’s Office would like to introduce our new Deputy K9, Denali. Denali is a 16 month old Belgian Malinois that was obtained from North Iowa K9. She is a multi-purpose K9, meaning she can be utilized for narcotics searches, tracking of suspects, article searches, building searches, and bite...
Posted: May 14, 2021
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VIDEO: May 13, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: May 13, 2021
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VIDEO: May 4, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: May 4, 2021
Luchner
Scott County Jail Unsung Hero Award The Unsung Hero citation was created to recognize exceptional performance by staff who step up and go above and beyond in their duties for the jail. This quarter’s recipient, Officer Luchner, has shown the determination and versatility to become cross-trained in...
Posted: May 3, 2021
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Bi-State Conservation Action Network( BiCAN), a group from various Quad-City environmental agencies, is planning a BioBlitz on June 25/26 from 2pm-2pm. Registration deadline is June 4. It will be held at Illiniwek Forest Preserve, Elton Fawks and Fisherman's Corner. Experts will be surveying and...
Posted: May 1, 2021
American Heart Association reports 8-10 times higher risk of blood clots due to COVID-19 infection than after receiving a COVID-19 vaccine. Read more here .
Posted: April 30, 2021
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VIDEO: April 28, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: April 28, 2021
Jail
The Sheriff's Office would like to welcome Scott County Jails newest Correctional Officers, Officer Sunderlin, Officer Hudson, Officer Gimm and Officer Scheer. We are excited to see them progress in their field training and continue in the Correctional profession.
Posted: April 27, 2021
Reserve
Last Thursday, Sheriff Lane swore in Reserve Deputy Lutterman. He will be joining our Reserve Unit in the very near future to help out the citizens of Scott County. Welcome and Congrats. Carson Lutterman is originally from Wellsburg, IA. He went to school at AGWSR in Ackley, IA. Carson is a...
Posted: April 27, 2021
Deputies
The Sheriff’s Office recently hired three new Deputies that will be joining our Patrol Division over the next few months. Deputy Rubino and Delgado just graduated the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy on Wednesday. Deputy Mauro will start the Academy in the next few weeks. The Sheriff’s Office would...
Posted: April 23, 2021
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VIDEO: April 20, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: April 20, 2021
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VIDEO: April 13, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: April 13, 2021
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VIDEO: April 6, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: April 6, 2021
County Assessor Office Operation: Due to COVID-19 concerns, the Scott County Assessor’s Office remains closed to the public, but continues to operate during regular business hours by email and phone only. Email: [email protected] Call: 563-326-8635 Please do not visit the Scott County...
Posted: April 1, 2021
Two instructors in the pool demonstrating a skill to a group of children sitting along the edge of the pool.
Scott County Park Pool is proud to be an American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim Provider. The Learn-to-Swim program is unique compared to other learn to swim programs. Classes are offered for children ages 3 years old and up. Students progress through the levels at their own pace, mastering the skills in...
Posted: March 31, 2021
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VIDEO: March 30, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: March 30, 2021
Small grass fire.
April 8, 2021 - Countywide Burn Ban for Scott County, Iowa, has been Lifted The Scott County Emergency Management Agency, in conjunction with the local Fire Chiefs and the State Fire Marshalls Office, has determined that the danger to life & property for Scott County, Iowa, has been reduced...
Posted: March 29, 2021
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VIDEO: March 23, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: March 23, 2021
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Scott County property assessments increase despite COVID-19 pandemic In early to mid-2020, it was believed that COVID-19 may have a negative effect on the value of real estate. It turns out it was the opposite. Due to the combination of all-time low interest rates, reduced local inventory, and...
Posted: March 16, 2021
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VIDEO: March 11, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: March 11, 2021
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On Saturday, March 6th, 2021 the Scott County Sex Offender Task Force including the following agencies: Scott County Sheriffs Office, Scott County Sheriffs Office Reserve Division and Scott Emergency Communication Center conducted a registered Sex Offender compliance check sweep.
Posted: March 10, 2021
Iowa Eligibility Update
On Thursday, March 4, the Iowa Department of Public Health announced that beginning Monday, March 8, health care providers are now authorized to vaccinate individuals 64 years of age and younger with medical conditions that are or may be an increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19. Qualifying...
Posted: March 5, 2021
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VIDEO: March 4, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: March 4, 2021
Bridge on 20th Avenue (Y30) between 240th Street and State Highway 130.
SCOTT COUNTY SECONDARY ROAD OPEN NOTICE Road Involved: 20th Avenue (Y30) is OPEN between 240th Street and State Highway 130 Date Opened: Wednesday, June 23, 2021 Description of Closure: Road was closed for two bridge replacements. Both bridges are now complete. SCOTT COUNTY SECONDARY ROAD CLOSURE...
Posted: March 4, 2021
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VIDEO: March 2, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: March 2, 2021
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2021 Special Election voter turnout information.
Posted: March 2, 2021
On February 27, 2021, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the third vaccine for the prevention of COVID-19. Learn more about the Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) vaccine: https://www.fda.gov/emergency-preparedness-and-response/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19/janssen-covid-19-vaccine
Posted: March 1, 2021
A controlled burn.
March through May is the best time to conduct a controlled burn. Farmers, residents, and land managers are gearing up for spring burn season. Have you ever wondered the many benefits controlled burns? Burns help nutrients back into the soil to promote future plant growth and help control brush,...
Posted: March 1, 2021
Ed Rivers
Edward Rivers, Director of the Scott County Health Department, has announced his retirement effective Friday, March 5. Message from Edward Rivers
Posted: February 26, 2021
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VIDEO: February 25, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: February 25, 2021
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VIDEO: February 23, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: February 23, 2021
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VIDEO: February 18, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: February 18, 2021
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VIDEO: February 16, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: February 16, 2021
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VIDEO: February 9, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: February 9, 2021
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VIDEO: February 11, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: February 9, 2021
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VIDEO: February 4, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: February 4, 2021
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VIDEO: February 2, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: February 2, 2021
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Tax Notice Reminder The second installment of property taxes and mobile home taxes must be received or post marked by Wednesday, March 31, 2021 to avoid interest charges. More about Property Taxes & Online Payment Treasurer's Office Receive a Property Tax Notice Reminder by Email
Posted: February 1, 2021
Public Health Update: COVID-19 Vaccine Registration Thank you for your patience as our department rolled out the first public clinic and the use of a new vaccine management system. We recognize the intense interest in the very limited amount of vaccine, 500 doses total. Due to extreme demand even...
Posted: February 1, 2021
BO
Scott County Jail Unsung Hero Award goes to Officer Bo! The Unsung Hero citation was created to recognize outstanding performance by staff who step up and go above and beyond in their duties for the jail. This quarter’s unsung hero has become an everyday fixture in our jail. Since the month of July...
Posted: January 29, 2021
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VIDEO: January 28, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: January 28, 2021
Baker Tilly US, LLP (formerly known as Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP) has released an audit report on Scott County, Iowa. The County had local tax revenue of $335,882,963 for the year ended June 30, 2020, which included $24,182,771 in tax credits from the state. The County forwarded $311,700,192 of the local tax revenue to the townships, school districts, cities and other taxing bodies in the County. Find the report on the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) page under Administration.
Posted: January 27, 2021
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VIDEO: January 26, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: January 26, 2021
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Posted: January 24, 2021
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VIDEO: January 21, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: January 21, 2021
Geigle
Sheriff Tim Lane swore in our new Reserve Deputy Joshua Geigle today. He will be joining as a volunteer to assist our citizens of Scott County. Reserve Geigle is also known to the people of the Walcott area with his 19 ½ years of service with the Walcott Fire Department. We would like to...
Posted: January 21, 2021
McCaffrey and Peters
Please welcome Scott County Jails newest Correctional Officers, Officer McCaffrey and Officer Peters joined the Correctional team on January 11th 2021. Both have served in US Military Services, McCaffrey served in the Army Reserves and Peters continues his service with the National Guard. They are...
Posted: January 21, 2021
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VIDEO: January 19, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: January 19, 2021
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VIDEO: January 14, 2021 Scott County, Iowa & Rock Island County, Illinois Health Departments Press Briefing
Posted: January 14, 2021
Conservation Executive Director Roger Kean shaking new Park Ranger Brad Taylor's hand.
We would like introduce our newest Park Ranger, Bradley Taylor. Bradley started in December and we were able to officially swear him in at our virtual Conservation Board meeting on January 13, 2021. He joins our team with 15 years previous experience with Clinton County Conservation and is excited...
Posted: January 14, 2021

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