Departments F-Z

  1. General Assistance

    Black Hawk County General Assistance provides assistance to needy and poor people in need of immediate assistance or people who cannot obtain assistance from any other source.

  2. Health Department

    Black Hawk County Health Department is a leader and innovator in creating collaborative networks and approaches to health services and delivery. The Department is respected for its dedication and willingness to champion efforts; and adapt programs and services to improve the health of our community.

  3. Human Resources

    The overall mission of the Black Hawk County Human Resources Department is to provide quality human resources and support to the Board of Supervisors and County Departments that result in effective and efficient government services for the citizens of Black Hawk County.

  4. Information Technology

    The mission of the Information Technology Department is to progressively identify and evaluate the data processing requirements for all County and City of Waterloo departments, and then, based on established priorities, to satisfy the defined requirements in the most cost effective manner and within prescribed budgetary guidelines.

  5. Planning & Zoning

    Designed to preserve the availability of agricultural land, the Planning and Zoning Department encourages efficient urban development patterns.

  6. Veterans Affairs

    Our Office strives to assist all Veterans/Dependents in some way, whether it be providing emergency assistance with basic needs through relief funds, or helping to file claims for Federal VA benefits (service work), or just providing information and referrals.