Scott County News and Notices

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Child receiving immunization in arm
The Iowa Department of Public Health has released the results of the 2016-2017 School and Child Care Immunization Audits. Click the header to view the immunization results for Scott County schools and child cares.
Posted: August 31, 2017
Child receiving dental screening
Scott County continues to be above the state average for compliance with the dental screening requirement for students enrolled in kindergarten and 9th grade. View the 2016-2017 School Dental Screening Audit Report to see how Scott County compares to others across the state.
Posted: August 31, 2017
Picture of the signed resolution
The Scott County Board of Supervisors signed a proclamation affirming Scott County as a Safe, Welcoming and Diverse community. This proclamation was signed by all Supervisors and read by Supervisor Brinson Kinzer during the August 24, 2017 Board Meeting.
Posted: August 25, 2017
"Water Over Road" sign on roadway submerged in water.
Public Meeting for Hazard Mitigation Plan A meeting of the Scott County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan Advisory Committee will be held on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. at the Scott Emergency Communications Center, 1100 E 46th Street, Davenport Iowa to accept comments prior to...
Posted: August 24, 2017
The Scott County Board of Supervisors travels to 16 local City Councils biennially to exchange and discuss ideas.
Posted: August 23, 2017
Cover of HIV report; includes red ribbon
The Iowa Department of Public Health recently released its 2016 State of Iowa HIV Disease End-of-Year Surveillance Report, describing HIV disease for the state of Iowa and its population subgroups as well as trends analyzed throughout the state. To learn more, visit: https://www.idph.iowa.gov/hivstdhep/hiv/data .
Posted: August 23, 2017
Image of cover of acute disease report
The Iowa Department of Public Health has recently published the Iowa Acute Disease Monthly Report for July, providing information on confirmed and probable cases of notifiable diseases. Information is available by county. Learn more: https://idph.iowa.gov/CADE
Posted: August 23, 2017
Logo for Walk More Connect More:  three figures walking across an outline of the state of Iowa
Sign your community or workplace up to participate in Iowa's Healthiest State Initiative annual walk. Learn more about walking to make Iowa healthier and to promote healthy lifestyles! http://www.iowahealthieststate.com/events/annual-walk/resources/ .
Posted: August 18, 2017
School District Boundaries overlap City Boundaries. Here are the examples for all School Districts in Scott County.
Posted: August 17, 2017
A mailbox with letters and bills.
Scott County tax bill for September 2017 and March 2018 will be mailed out the third week of August 2017. PDF versions of the statements will be available on the Scott County parcel website toward the end of August. Taxes are based on January 1, 2016 valuations – taxes for July 1, 2016 to June 30,...
Posted: August 14, 2017
Summit Cabins overlooking Railroad Lake.
Reservations are now being accepted for the new luxury rental cabins at West Lake Park. Each cabin comfortably sleeps eight, with two bedrooms, a full bathroom, living room, fireplace, and kitchen area. The cabins feature finished interiors, covered porches and overlook Railroad Lake. The cabins...
Posted: August 10, 2017
Iowa license plate design.
Iowans can cast a vote for their favorite new license plate design online at iowadot.gov/StateFair/PickAPlate.aspx . Voting will be open August 10-20, 2017 From the August 10, 2017: Iowa DOT Press Release The new plate will replace the county standard issue plate which currently carries a blue and...
Posted: August 10, 2017
Existing Bridge
UPDATE: SCOTT COUNTY SECONDARY ROAD OPEN NOTICE Road Involved: 85th Avenue is OPEN between 265th Street and Allens Grove Road Date Opened: Tuesday, October 3, 2017 Description of Closure: The road was closed for a bridge replacement project over a Tributary to Mud Creek. This project has been...
Posted: August 7, 2017
Emergency lights on sheriff vehicle shining in distance.
The Scott County Sheriff’s Office once again has received numerous phone calls that a Deputy or Sergeant contacted them advising them that they have an arrest warrant. THIS IS A SCAM This scammer is advising potential victims that an arrest warrant can be paid off by providing information from a...
Posted: July 26, 2017
Group Lesson Dates: Series # 3 Thursday 5:30 – 6:30: August 10, 17, 24, 31, September 7, 14 For more information and to sign up please call John Valliere PGA Head Golf Professional. (563) 328-3284 http://www.scottcountyiowa.com/conservation/glynns-creek-golf-course/lessons
Posted: July 17, 2017
pills and pill bottle
A new counterfeit opioid drug has been found in Iowa. These counterfeit pills that have been made to look like the prescription pain pill oxycodone were found to have much more powerful and dangerous opioid drugs mixed within the pill. Click here to learn more.
Posted: July 17, 2017
On Tuesday, July 18th at 0900, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office will hold a Promotional Ceremony in the Sheriff’s Office Conference Room on the second floor of the Scott County Courthouse. Corrections Officers Laquisha Morgan and David Wallace will be promoted to the rank of corrections sergeant,...
Posted: July 15, 2017
Join Director/Naturalist Dave Murcia for an adventure with kayaks. Whether you are a beginner or regular kayaker, come out to learn basics. Program includes all equipment use, covers safety, techniques, and taking a tour of Pride Lake. You may bring your own vessel/PFD, though it must comply with...
Posted: July 14, 2017
Board of Supervisors ribbon cutting sidewalk construction dedication.
The Scott County Board of Supervisors dedicated the new sidewalk in a ribbon cutting on October 17, 2017. The sidewalk project is complete.
Posted: June 29, 2017
The emergency repairs to the well have been completed and the pool has reopened. We’d like to give special thanks to our staff and the service department from Johnson H2O for working through the night and all morning to complete the repairs. We appreciate your patience while we were closed. For...
Posted: June 10, 2017
Police officers with a girl on a bike.
On today’s date, 06/08/2017 at approximately 0804 hours Davenport Police Department was dispatched to the 3700 block of Brady Street for a reported accident involving a pedestrian on a bicycle vs car. Victim, Kristel Kruuser 21 YOA was treated and released for minor injuries. As a result of this...
Posted: June 9, 2017
National HIV Testing Day Logo
Scott County Health Department will be partnering with Greater Than AIDS and Walgreens Pharmacy for National HIV Testing Day 2017. Free rapid testing will be available at Walgreens Pharmacy, 1805 Brady Street Davenport on June 27, 28, and 29 from 3:00-7:00pm. Click here to learn more:
Posted: June 9, 2017
Registration is full for this event. Please look forward to future events. Thank you for your interest! In this kid friendly class that blends nature and art, discover what creatures live in a pond and see if you can catch them with a dip net! Then, enjoy some lemonade while you learn to paint a...
Posted: June 9, 2017
SCOTT COUNTY SECONDARY ROAD OPEN NOTICE Road Involved: 102nd Avenue and 285th Street are OPEN between 275th Street and 285th Street Date Opened: Thursday, August 31, 2017 Description of Closure: The roads were closed intermittently for culvert replacements. This project has been substantially...
Posted: June 8, 2017
River Hydrology Flyer
This event has been postponed. Please look to our next WREN for a new date. Do you like to recreate on or near rivers? Learn about the hydrologic cycle, how the National Weather Service forecast river levels, where to look for information on river levels, as well as information on flooding and...
Posted: June 2, 2017
Random numbers in columns from screen shot of tax sale report.
The tax sale will be held at 8:30 am on Monday, June 19, 2017 in the Scott County Board Room at the Scott County Administrative Center located at 600 W. 4th Street, Davenport, Iowa. Pre-registration required. Tax Sale Information
Posted: June 1, 2017
Scott County Sheriff star badge.
On Thursday, June 1st, at 0900, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office will hold a Promotional Ceremony in the Sheriff’s Office Conference Room on the second floor of the Scott County Courthouse. Deputy Thomas Leonard will be promoted to the rank of sergeant and Sergeant Tara Dinneweth will be promoted...
Posted: May 30, 2017
Image of a non-descript page of the budget showing pie charts.
Scott County has released the 2017-2018 Budget Plan for the period of July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018. The plan was adopted by the Board of Supervisors on February 23, 2017. The plan provides all summary and supporting data on the general financial condition of the County and details services,...
Posted: May 25, 2017
Flyer for event stating the registration is full
REGISTRATION IS FULL FOR THIS EVENT Join Director/Naturalist of the Wapsi River Environmental Education Center Dave Murcia for an adventure with kayaks! Whether you're a beginner or regular kayaker, come out and learn the basics. Program includes all equipment use, covers safety techniques and...
Posted: May 22, 2017
Screen capture of the Eastern Iowa MHDS website.
The Eastern Iowa Mental Health/Disability Services Region introduces new Website May 17, 2017 Dawn Smith, Chair of the Eastern Iowa MH/DS Region, announces that the Eastern Iowa MH/DS Region has a new website for the citizens of the region. The website was designed with the help of Vortex Business...
Posted: May 17, 2017
Golfer preparing swing.
Glynns Creek Adult Group Golf Lessons Dates 2017 Series #1 - Closed Series # 2 Tuesday 6:00 – 7:00: June 13, 20, 27, July 11, 18, 25 Thursday 6:00 – 7:00: June 15, 22, 29, July 13, 20, 27 Series # 3 Thursday 5:30 – 6:30: August 10, 17, 24, 31, September 7, 14 Please call John Valliere PGA Head Golf...
Posted: May 13, 2017
Sheriff Patrol Headquarters building with flag flying in foreground.
On Tuesday, May 16, at 11:00 a.m. the Scott County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Patrol Headquarters, located at 3206 South 16th Avenue in Eldridge. In 1994 the Sheriff’s Office moved the patrol division to the location at 4715 Tremont Avenue in Davenport...
Posted: May 10, 2017
A few of the spray elements in the splash pad.
The Scott County Park Pool, West Lake Beach and Boathouse are scheduled to be open (weather permitting) Saturday, May 27th through Monday, May 29th, from 10am until 8pm. These facilities will not be open May 30th through June 2nd, but will open daily for the season on Saturday, June 3rd. Season...
Posted: May 9, 2017
Scott County Sheriff - State of Iowa - Sheriff's Seal - star.
Testing Information Deputy Sheriff and Reserve Deputy Applicants: This notice is a reminder to only those applicants who have already submitted an on-line application. Applications were closed April 17, 2017. Applicants for the Reserve Deputy and Deputy Sheriff positions must complete a physical...
Posted: May 5, 2017
Wild Edible plants workshop at Wapsi River center flyer
Come learn about he many wild edible plants in your neck of the woods. We will focus on identifying plants, foraging basics, and preparing wild edibles. At the end of the program you will get to sample some wild flavors! Please call to pre-register.
Posted: May 5, 2017
SCOTT COUNTY SECONDARY ROAD OPEN NOTICE Road Involved: 312th Street is OPEN between 7th Avenue and 10th Avenue Date Opened: Monday, June 5, 2017 Description of Closure: The road was closed for a culvert replacement project over a Tributary to Rock Creek. This project has been substantially...
Posted: May 2, 2017
Image of the county courthouse entrance with words "Thank You Correctional Officers and Employees".
The Sheriff’s Office would like to thank all of our Correctional Officers and Employees for the great job that they do. We give thanks and tribute to you all.
Posted: May 1, 2017
Learn how bats are some of the most beneficial insectivores to have around your yard. Hardware is provided, please bring your own hammer. Families are welcome to attend this adult oriented workshop. There is a $10.00 fee per house and one house per family limit. Please call to register for this...
Posted: May 1, 2017
Wildflower hike flyer for event at Wapsi
Join Naturalist Michael Granger for a tour of the Wapsi woods in search of spring wildflowers. Wild Ginger, Geranium, Bloodroot and Mayapple are just some of the flowers to be found!
Posted: April 26, 2017
SCOTT COUNTY SECONDARY ROAD OPEN NOTICE Road Involved: 52nd Avenue is OPEN between 310th Street and 50th Avenue Date Opened: Friday, April 21, 2017 Description of Closure: The road was closed for a culvert replacement project over a Tributary to the Wapsipinicon River. This project has been...
Posted: April 21, 2017

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