Buchanan County, Iowa

Growing, but not outgrowing our values.

Roadside Management

Iowa Code

Iowa Code

Integrated Roadside Vegetation Management   (PDF File)
Chapter 314, Section 22, Code of Iowa, 1988 Legislation

  • Objectives. It is declared to be in the general public welfare of Iowa and a highway purpose for the vegetation of Iowa’s roadsides to be preserved, planted, and maintained to be safe, visually interesting, ecologically integrated, and useful for many purposes.

Iowa Noxious Weeds and the Iowa Weed Law
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Chapter 317, Code of Iowa, 1997 Legislation

  • The county weed commissioner is appointed by the Buchanan County Board of Supervisors, and is responsible for upholding the Iowa Weed Law.