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City Council Agenda 5/26/22 7:00 p.m.

To watch on zoom, click here: call: 1-301-715-85921-312-626-67791-646-558-8656Webinar ID: 842 2647 55921. Call to order and roll call2. Pledge of Allegiance3. Approve Agenda4. Consent Agendaa. Receive and file council meeting minutes of May 12, 2022b. Approval of cigarette/tobacco permits for Vinton Dollar Fresh, Casey's, Fareway, John's Qwik Stopc.

Culture, Recreation, Health and Social Services, Committee Meeting

Thursday, May 26, 2022City Hall 6:30 p.m.1. Review of Food Truck Ordinance
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Vinton Police Department Log for Week of May 16-22, 2022

Vinton Police Department Log for Week of May 16-22, 2022. All Charges are subject to review by The Benton County Attorney’s Office. An arrest or criminal charge is merely an accusation, and the Defendant is presumed innocent, unless proven guilty. Intrastate Warrants are issued by Law Enforcement Agencies for crimes happening in their jurisdictions.

Benton County Board of Supervisor Minutes May 17, 2022

May 17, 2022 The Benton County Board of Supervisors met in regular session with Supervisors Seeman, Bierschenk and Primmer present, The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. at the conference room at the Benton County Service Center. Members of the public were provided the zoom access capability to join in during open session and livestream at https://www.

Gov. Reynolds signed a new round of bills into law

 Today, Gov. Reynolds signed the following bills into law:  SF333 A bill for an act relating to authorized emergency vehicles, making penalties applicable, and including effective date and applicability provisions. SF551 A bill for an act relating to fire fighters and emergency medical services members operating certain vehicles.
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Auditor of State Rob Sand today warned Iowans about ways fraudulent emails can be designed to give scammers access to your tax dollars or bank account. The warning comes after a scammer attempted to defraud the state and Auditor Sand himself. A Human Resources Associate with the Department of Administrative Services (DAS) contacted Auditor Sand on May 13, 2022 to alert him to an email received by DAS requesting a change in Auditor Sand’s direct deposit.

Gov. Reynolds signs several bills into law

Today, Governor Reynolds signed the following bills into law: SF2323 A bill for an act relating to the inventory of lands managed or owned by the department of natural resources or a county conservation board, and including applicability provisions. HF2372 A bill for an act relating to the nonconsensual termination of a human pregnancy, and providing penalties.

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING May 24, 2022 at 9:00 a.m.

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING May 24, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. Benton County Service Center Conference Room 811 D Ave. Vinton, IA ** Agenda is not printed in any particular order; only time specific items will be addressed at certain times 1. 9:00 A.M. Call to Order 2. Approve minutes 3. Approve claims 4. Discuss/Approve DECAT/CPPC Contract Renewal 5.
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Wrecked-In Reunion Tour

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in 2020, there were 10,893 unbuckled passenger vehicle occupants killed in crashes in the United States. In that same year, 58% of crash victims killed at night (6 PM – 5:59 AM) were not wearing their seatbelts.  According to the Iowa DOT, 94 people were killed in 2021 on Iowa’s roadways who were not wearing their seatbelts.

Wiretap Lands Vinton man in Federal Prison for nearly four years

             A man who conspired to distribute heroin, fentanyl, and other synthetic opioids was sentenced today to more than three years in federal prison.             Ryan Rick Schlitter, age 39, from Vinton, Iowa, received the prison term after a January 14, 2022 guilty plea to one count of conspiracy to distribute heroin.
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