Iowa County Leaders Meeting to Set Legislative Priorities
More than 800 county officials from Iowa are gathering in Des Moines for an educational conference. The Iowa State Association of Counties, a private nonprofit corporation made up of county officials, will meet Wednesday to begin discussing legislative priorities they want to lobby in the future. The group's board of directors has recommended issues like road funding, mental health and disability services and user fees. The legislative priorities are debated and approved at the conference. The group will meet beginning tomorrow through Friday.