Drainage District Projects

Request & Complaint Submissions


Requests for repairs, complaints, problems or questions should be directed to Tina Schlemme, Drainage Clerk in the Auditor’s Office, by calling 641-939-8111 or by email.

View the Drainage Work Order Request Form (PDF)

For More Information


For more information on drainage district projects or to view online maps of the districts, visit the Drainage District Search website (Beacon). Be sure to select the 'Drainage Tiles' and 'Drainage Districts' check boxes on the left under Layers.
A lifting crane being operated by workers, performing a ditch dredge in 1911

Current Projects

Click on the tab below for information about each drainage district.


  1. Multiple District Proj
  2. DD 72

DD Big 4, DD 41, DD 77, DD 123, DD 128 & DD 143 Status Updates:
  • April 11, 2018 - Trustees awarded bid to Hands On Excavating in the amount of $149,516.85 for the total project (See Bid Tab for individual DDs amounts).
  • Complete by November 30, 2018

DD Big 4, DD 41, DD 77, DD 123, DD 128 & DD 143 Combined
Bid Letting


  • March 28, 2018 at 9:00 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse - Basement Conference Room
District Documents
Noticer to Bidders
Bid Tab
  1. DD 102
  2. DD 143
  3. DD 25
  4. DD 21

Status
  • Lateral 7 to be repaired.
  • Main tile project on hold while landowner determines wetland programs.
Continuation of Hearing


  • August 31, 2016 at 11:30 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse

Public Hearing


  • August 10, 2016 at 11:30 AM
  • Hardin County Courthouse

District Documents


  1. DD 55 Div 3
  2. DD 22
  3. DD 67

Status
  • Completion Hearing 12/12/2018 at 1:00 PM
Completion Hearing
  • December 12, 2018 at 1:00 PM
  • Large Conference Room - Lower Level Hardin County Courthouse
Landowner Meeting 

  • June 7, 2017 at 11:30 AM
  • Small Conference Room - Main Floor Hardin County Courthouse

District Documents