Welcome to O’Brien County
O’Brien County is uniform in shape, a perfect square, 24 miles each way. 16 townships of six square miles. Two rivers, the Little Sioux and Ocheydan. Smaller streams are Mill Creek, Waterman Creek and branches of the Floyd River. The County was named by the Iowa Legislature. It is named for an Irish Patriot, William Smith O’Brien.
Latest News & Announcements
Click Here for Sample Ballot Click Here for Absentee Ballot Request Form Requests must be received by 5:00 pm February 20th NOTICE OF ELECTION All the qualified Electors of the South O’Brien Community School District are hereby notified that a Special School Election will be held on Tuesday, March 7, 2023. ALL POLLS WILL OPEN … Read moreRead More
Click Here for DD38 Combined Annexation Report NOTICE OF HEARING OF ANNEXATION TO DRAINAGE DISTRICT NO. 38 LOCATED IN OSCEOLA COUNTY AND O’BRIEN COUNTY, IOWA TO: Allen R & Penny J Brockshus Joint Revocable Trust; Robert G. Damman; Noelan N & Angela M Dather; Janeen & Burneil M Johnson; Kyle C. Johnson; Jeffrey M Johnson; … Read moreRead More
YOU CAN NOW RENEW YOUR SNOWMOBILE, ATV, ORV & ORM IN THE RECORDER’S OFFICE, 2ND FLOOR OF THE O’BRIEN COUNTY COURTHOUSE. RENEWAL FEE IS $17.75. PLEASE ADD $1.00 IF DOING BY MAIL. EFFECTIVE 1-1-2013, IF A SNOWMOBILE IS RIDDEN ON ANY PUBLIC LAND, LAKES; YOU ARE NOW REQUIRED TO HAVE USERS PERMIT FOR $17.75. THESE … Read moreRead More
Assistant Engineer – O’Brien County O’Brien County is taking applications for an Assistant Engineer to work out of our Primghar, Iowa office. Duties will include designing engineering plans and specifications for road and bridge construction and maintenance projects and overseeing the work of survey crews and construction projects. Salary: $65,000 – $90,000 depending on qualifications. … Read moreRead More
The O’Brien County Board of Supervisors adopted County Ordinance No. 25, an Ordinance regulating the operations of off-highway vehicles in the county. The ordinance will be effective April 1, 2017. The full ordinance is on the web page.Read More