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County Attorney Appointment

The Board of Supervisors will appoint a replacement to County Attorney Tom Ferguson (resigning effective July 1, 2015) by July 14, 2015. 
Applications with an attached resume for this position will be accepted in the Board of Supervisors Office (Courthouse Room 203, 316 E. 5th St. Waterloo) until 4:30 pm, July 7, 2015.
CLICK HERE for an application form


Click here for unofficial results of the Cedar Falls School District bond referendum and the Waterloo School District PPEL referendum.


The current Courthouse was completed in 1964. Click here for a brief history of the Black Hawk County Courthouse.

Click here for a brief history of Black Hawk County.

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