Drainage District Projects

Request & Complaint Submissions


Requests for repairs, complaints, problems or questions should be directed to Tina Schlemme, Drainage Clerk in the Auditor’s Office, by calling 641-939-8111 or by email.

View the Drainage Work Order Request Form (PDF)

For More Information


For more information on drainage district projects or to view online maps of the districts, visit the Drainage District Search website (Beacon). Be sure to select the 'Drainage Tiles' and 'Drainage Districts' check boxes on the left under Layers.
A lifting crane being operated by workers, performing a ditch dredge in 1911

Current Projects

Click on the tab below for information about each drainage district.


  1. DD 122
  2. DD 8
  3. Multiple District Proj
  4. DD 72

Completion Hearing

Status
  • 4/11/2018 - Trustees approved Change Order 4 extending items 222 & 223 to 6/15/2018 and all other items to 5/1/2018
  • 3/28/2018 - Trustees approved Change 2 & 3 increasing the project a total of $16,875
  • 3/28/2018 - Trustees agreed to extend completion date to 5/1/2018 for all of contract except testing. Testing is extended until 6/15/2018
  • Reclassification Hearing scheduled for Wednesday, March 7, 2018.
  • MD Construction on site. Ran into sandy soils so behind schedule some.
  • MD Construction awarded bid on 9/6/2017 for the Main PP Alternate Bid (polypropylene tile with additional testing and inspection) in the amount of $362,801.50.

Reclassification Hearing

Bid Letting

  • August 30, 2017 at 11:30 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse - Basement Conference Room

Public Hearing

  • April 26, 2017 at 11:00 AM (Continuation of Hearing)
  • April 5, 2017 at 11:30 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse - Basement Conference Room
District Documents
  1. DD 1
  2. DD 102
  3. DD 143
  4. DD 25
  5. DD 21

Status

  • Completion and Reclassification Hearing Set for Wednesday, March 7, 2018
  • April 19, 2017 - Gehrke Inc approved as contractor in the amount of $149,749.
  • Project to be completed by November 30, 2017.

Completion & Reclassification Hearing

Landowner Meeting

  • April 12, 2017 at 11:30 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse - Basement Conference Room

Bid Letting

  • March 29, 2017 at 11:30 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse - Basement Conference Room

Landowner Meeting


  • January 18, 2017 at 11:30 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse - Basement Conference Room

Election for Alternative Classification Method
  • December 28, 2016 at 1:00 - 5:00 PM
  • Arnold Luiken Home - 29583 Co Hwsy D35, Steamboat Rock
Landowner Meeting


  • October 26, 2016 at 11:30 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse - Basement Conference Room

Landowner Meeting


  • October 12, 2016 at 11:30 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse - Basement Conference Room

Public Hearing


  • September 14, 2016 at 11:30 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse - Basement Conference Room

District Documents


  1. DD 55 Div 3
  2. DD 22
  3. DD 67

Status
  • Hands On has begun work
Landowner Meeting 

  • June 7, 2017 at 11:30 AM
  • Small Conference Room - Main Floor Hardin County Courthouse

District Documents