Official Website for Page County, Iowa

Duties of the Board of Supervisors

The Board of Supervisors is the legislative body of Page County and the following are some of its duties and powers:

 Approves bonds of county officials

 Establishes and vacates public highways

 Levies taxes to produce revenue for county purposes

 Allows claims against the county and orders them paid

 Allows applications for Homestead, Military, and Family Farm Credit

 Fills vacancies in county offices, except members of its own body

 Canvasses the vote totals of elections

 Approves all county budgets

 Appoints a County Engineer to supervise the county road system

 Oversees the maintenance of the county buildings

 Appoints all members or individuals to the following county boards or positions: Conservation, Health, Zoning, Board of Adjustment, Care Review, Veterans Affairs, MC Safety Coordinator, Page County Development Commission, ADA Coordinator, DOT Drug Testing, Memorial Hall Commissions, IDHS Advisory Board, Homeland Security Coordinator, Central Iowa Tourism Regional Representatives

 Appoints individual members to the following boards: Civil Service, Compensation, Judicial Magistrate Appointing Commission, Eminent Domain Compensation Commission

 Comprises 1/3 of the Conference Board that appoints the Assessor, approves the Assessor Office budget, and appoints members of the Board of Review and Examining Board

The Board of Supervisors can be contacted via email at

Boards Supervisors Contacts

Board of Supervisors:
112 E Main Street
Clarinda, IA 51632

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm

Phone Number:  (712) 542-5018  

Fax Number: (712) 542-5019


Jacob Holmes, Phone: (660) 254-1500​​​​​​​  

Chuck Morris, Phone: (712) 542-0923  
Alan Armstrong, Phone: (712) 246-8371