December 2022 - eNews

Thank you for your continued support!

The amount of support we received from our first GIVING TUESDAY Campaign was incredible! We are so grateful to our Donors!

Water Quality Results Virtual Presentation

Our water sampling presentation from 11/30/22 is now available. Check it out at the link below.


Ribbon Cutting to Celebrate Art

Unfortunately, mother nature didn't agree with our outdoor event in December so we will try again this spring. The mural is installed so on a nice winter day spend a couple hours at the Manchester Fish Hatchery.

Appreciation Celebration

Please help us say thank you to our Board Chair, Larry McDevitt, who tirelessly supported the WMA since the beginning. Jackson Co. is holding an appreciation for him and other elected officials whose terms are ending!

Thank you, Larry! We appreciate your dedication to the WMA!!



Maquoketa, Iowa — The Jackson County Board of Supervisors will host an Appreciation Party to recognize those Jackson County Elected Officials whose terms will end on December 31st, 2022.


The reception is open to the public and will be held in the Community Room in the Hurstville Interpretive Center, 18670 63rd St, Maquoketa, IA, on Thursday, December 29th , from 4:00 to 6:00 pm.


Please join us in celebration of the combined 54 years of service of Supervisors Jack Willey (32 years), and Larry McDevitt, (8 years), along with County Attorney Sara Davenport (14 years).


Thank you for your tireless dedication in making Jackson County a better place to live and work. We wish you a happy and healthy future.

Upcoming Deadlines

NRCS 2023 Deadlines:

  • EQUIP -- March 17, 2023
  • CSP -- March 17, 2023

NRCS Application

Wishing you a wonderful Holiday Season and Happy New Year!

Here's to more water focused events and projects in 2023!

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