County Begins Comprehensive Planning
May 2, 2019
O'Brien County supervisors have selected its five standing members to develop a new comprehensive land use plan. The plan the county is currently operating under was updated in 1978. Dennis Vanden Hul representing the O'Brien County Supervisors; Kiana Johnson is the county's Economic Development Director; Charlene Elyea is the O'Brien County Naturalist and Assistant Director; Kelly Nieuwenhuis and John Westra will represent the rural public interests for the development of land use plans.
Steve Halgren and Erin Pingel of Northwest Iowa Planning and Development Commission attended the May 1...