General Assistance

General Assistance is also a part of the Community Services Department. The General Assistance (GA) program assists persons in need of rental, utility or medication assistance contingent upon qualification of programs available.    General Assistance can offer three separate programs depending on individual need:  the poor program, back to work program, and one time assistance program.  The GA Specialist obtains information regarding eligibility verification for this program.  To find out more about this program, call the General Assistance office at 712-328-5867.

In the Spotlight

images New Tax Site!

The County has implemented a powerful tool which takes advantage of the vast database records.  The Tax Website allows you to view detailed tax history for your property.  Use the Property Search Tool (Tax Tab) found on this page or click here.



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County Annual Tax Sale

The 2015 annual tax sale will be held by the Pottawattamie County Treasurer on Monday, June 15, 2015. This year the sale will be at The Court house. It is located at 227 S. 6th, Council Bluffs, Iowa.

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Pottawattamie County Emergency Notification System

The Alert Iowa system serves all residents within Pottawattamie County and it's Communities.

The Pottawattamie County Emergency Management Agency has implemented The Alert Iowa system, a high-speed notification solution and Weather Warning service. This no-charge service is available to businesses.

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