Argyle

Two County Seats
10:23 am
Sun February 2, 2014

Lee County Resident Wants Public Forum

The South Lee County Courthouse

One Lee County resident wants to give taxpayers an opportunity to learn more about a controversial issue.

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Lawsuit Pending Over System
9:20 am
Wed January 22, 2014

Lee County Could Pay for Sewer Work

The owner of Argyle's sewer system says it was designed to be too small to function properly.

Lee County could pay for some emergency repairs to a rural sewer system.

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Claims System Defective
11:30 pm
Sun October 13, 2013

RUSS Sues Engineer over Argyle Sewer

A lawsuit has been filed in Henry County (IA) over a sewer system in Lee County.

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Court Hearing This Week
7:40 am
Mon July 15, 2013

Waiting Game for SE Iowa Sewer Projects

The Iowa DNR has yet to weigh in on a sewer system upgrade in the unincorporated community of Argyle in Lee County.

A regional agency that helps rural southeast Iowa communities build and maintain sewer systems is waiting for the go-ahead from the state to do some work in Lee County.

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Some Argyle Residents Could Pay More
11:37 am
Thu June 28, 2012

Lee County Approves Sewer Fee

Some Argyle residents could soon pay more for sewer services.

Some Lee County residents could soon pay more for sewer services.

The Board of Supervisors has signed off on a new monthly fee for households or businesses connected to Argyle’s sanitary sewer system.

The supervisors acted in their capacity as trustees for the unincorporated community’s sewer district.

The new flat fee has been set at just under $56/month.  It is expected to take effect within the next few weeks.

Sewer bills in Argyle were previously calculated based on the amount of water used by a property owner.  The average bill was less than $45/month.

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