Marion County, Iowa: COVID-19, coronavirus, and County Services information.

COVID-19 Virus and County Services Information

This page will list your best sources of information about the COVID-19 virus. It will also list proclamations from Marion County Government sources, and a list of County services that are temporarily suspended.

Marion County Public Health Department

Marion County Joint Information Center - Email - 641.828.2238 Ext 223

Iowa Department of Public Health

CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention )

John Hopkins Coronavirus Center

Governor Reynolds' Newsroom

Joint Information Center Press Release

Updates Monday and Thursday

Instructions to Sew Protective Gowns

Updated Resources for Businesses in Marion County

Absentee Ballot Information

State of Iowa - Public Health Proclamation

Marion County Food Distribution and Other Resources

As of March 13, 2020, the Marion County Emergency Mangagement has activated the United Way 211 hotline protocol in regard to the COVID-19 virus.

Questions and Information can be accessed in the following manners:

Dial 2-1-1

Text Zipcode to 898211

Pella Regional Continues to Provide Needed Medical Services

List of Telephone Numbers for County Offices

Cancellations and Suspensions:
Courthouse - Closed to the Public
All County Parks and their facilities are CLOSED until further notice.
SCISWA Scale House and Office closed to the public. Business continues.
SCISWA - Check or Credit Card Only. No cash payments accepted.
Clerk of Court - Open for emergency situations. Call ahead for assistance.
EMS/First Responders - 911 is still active. New procedures in place.
Assessor - Closed or limited access to the public. Call (641) 828-2215
Auditor - Closed or limited access to the public. Call (641) 828-2217

Treasurer - Closed or limited access to the public. Call (641) 828-2204 or 2202

Recorder - Closed or limited access to the public. Call (641) 828-2211

Recorder - Passport Office closed until further notice.
Public Health - By appointment only.
LEC-Sheriff - Closed to the public. Online inmate visitation available.
Veteran Affairs - By appointment only. Call (641) 828-2201
Engineer/Secondary Roads - Office closed to the public.
CROSS - Closed to the public, call for appointment for alternative services
Zoning - Closed to the general public. Call (641) 828-2231 Option 7


Wooden coal miner statue in Memorial Park

Shoreline of Red Rock Lake in Marion County, Iowa

Cordova Observation Tower

Visit the Marion County Parks!