In 2009, the Iowa Legislature adopted a law that becomes effective in 2012, that requires all local boards and commissions have nearly equal numbers of men and women.
This can be found in the 2015 Iowa Code, Chapter 69, Section 16A. Delaware County is being pro-active in implementing this mandate in attaining gender balance on it boards and commissions. If you are interested in serving on a board or commission in the county, Please Click Here for the Application Form for Delaware County Boards and Commissions. You can submit the application to the Delaware County Board of Supervisors. Please click on the name of the Board or Commission below for a list of elected and appointed Officials, members and representatives for Delaware County.