County government plays an important role in the life of your family and community keeping records and vital statistics, managing jails, building roads, providing a human services safety net and overseeing many other programs.

Efficient and effective, Linn County works hard to ensure the best quality of life for its residents.

Evidence of Working for You
View a video to see how county government works for you everyday.

Read human interest stories of how Linn County serves residents.

Linn County Elected Officials
The Board of Supervisors is the executive and legislative branch of county government. The five members of the Board of Supervisors are elected by district and serve overlapping four-year terms. Meet the Board of Supervisors and learn about their work.