Board of Supervisors

County Office Hours

M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Drivers License Hours

M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Public Health Services Hours

M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Clerk of Court Hours

M W F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
T Th 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Buena Vista County, Iowa - Beautiful View

Board of Supervisors

District
1. Tom Huseman
2. Dale Arends
3. Paul Merten
4. Rhonda Ringgenberg
5. Don Altena
 
Courthouse
215 E 5th
Storm Lake, Iowa 50588
 
P: (712) 749-2545
F: (712) 749-2703

Assignments of Board Members

Tom Huseman - District 1

  • 3rd Jud Dist Administrative Board of Directors
  • Compass Pointe (fka NW IA ADTU)
  • Courthouse/Judicial Security Committee
  • Iowa Lakes Corridor Dev Corp
  • Lake Improvements Commission
  • Synergy/Jackson Recovery Center
  • Targeted Case Management Advisory Board
  • YES Center - NW IA Juvenile Detention
  • Western Iowa Tourism
  • Solid Waste Commission
  • Department Heads
  • Labor Negotiations
  • Storm Lake United Economic Development Revolving Loan Fund

Dale Arends - District 2

  • YES Center - NW IA Juvenile Detention
  • Compass Pointe (fka NW IA ADTU)
  • Drainage District Interim Board DD#s14-42, 22, 150, 181, 274
  • E-911 Service Board
  • Emergency Management Commission (Local)
  • Emergency Planning Council - Region III
  • HIPPA Privacy Officer
  • MAP21 Enhancement Committee
  • NWIPDC (NW IA Iowa Planning & Development Commission)
  • REAP Committee
  • Regional Investment Board (aka IA Workforce Development Bd)
  • Regional Transit Board (RIDES)
  • S.H.I.E.L.D. Board
  • Safety Committee

Paul Merten - District 3

  • Buena Vista County Facilities
  • CCMS County Case Management Services (ISAC)
  • Central Iowa Juvenile Detention Center
  • EEOC Officer (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission)
  • Friends of Little Lake Discovery Center Board
  • Mental Health Region Governance Board
  • Plains Area Mental Health Center
  • Targeted Case Management Advisory Board
  • US 20 Corridor Task Force
  • Weather Committee
  • Whitney Pit Farm & South Hayes Pit Farm
  • BV County Coop/COG Planning Committee

Rhonda Ringgenberg - District 4

  • 3-County Early Childhood Iowa Board
  • BV Early Childhood Iowa Advisory Council
  • De-Cat - Buena Vista Local
  • Local Board of Health
  • Storm Lake United
  • Storm Lake Water Quality Project
  • Targeted Case Management Advisory Board
  • S.L. Airport Master Plan Advisory Committee

 

Don Altena - District 5

  • BV County Trails Advisory Council
  • Lakes Improvement Commission
  • Personnel Committee
  • Storm Lake United Economic Development Revolving Loan Fund
  • Solid Waste Commission
  • Targeted Case Management Advisory Board
  • UDMO Upper Des Moines Opportunity, Inc