Board of Health

 Overview

The local Board of Health shall have jurisdiction over public health matters within its designated geographic area according to Iowa Code chapter 137. The local Board of Health shall promote and protect the health of the citizens, and carry out the powers of local boards as specified in Iowa Code sections 137.104, and all other applicable Iowa Code chapters.

Board Members
Term Expiration
John Paschen, MD, Chair
12/31/20
Mark Speck, Vice Chair12/31/21
John Kluge, DVM
12/31/20
Lisa Heddens (Ex-officio Member)12/31/20
Louisa Tabatabai, PhD
12/31/21
Molly Lee, DVM, MPH12/31/22


COVID-19 Mitigation Guidance Within Story County- Recommendations From The Story County Board Of Health

Use the link below to apply for a Board of Health seat. APPLICATION FOR APPOINTMENT (PDF)

Meeting Schedule
Call to Order: 2:00 PM
Story County Administration Building; 2nd Floor Public Meeting Room
900 6th Street
Nevada, Iowa 

  • February 4, 2020
  • April 7, 2020
  • June 2, 2020
  • August 4, 2020
  • October 6, 2020
  • December 1, 2020

Agenda Request Submittal Deadline: 3:00 PM Wednesday prior to meeting date

Contact the Story County Board of Health

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.

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Minutes are also available following approval.

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Meeting audio as available:

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