Board Applications


The Winnebago County Board of Supervisors is taking applications for various county board and commission appointments for the following year. Winnebago County appreciates diversity in these appointments and welcomes all applicants at least 18 years of age.  Terms and dates of appointments vary.  These are unpaid positions.  A brief description follows:

Board of Adjustment:  Five member board to review county zoning ordinance and hear requests for variances or special exceptions to the ordinance.

Planning & Zoning Commission: Five member commission to review and enforce county zoning ordinance and make recommendations on any proposed changes to same.

Compensation Board for the Condemnation of Private Property:  28 member commission representing realtors, farmers, bankers, auctioneers and city property owners to be available to the chief judge of the judicial district to assess damages to property taken by eminent domain.

Board of Health:  Five member board to provide guidance and oversee operations of county Public Health department.

Veteran Affairs Commission: Five member commission to provide guidance and oversee operations of Veteran Affairs department.

Conservation Board:  Five member board to provide guidance and oversee operations of county Conservation department.

Civil Service Commission: Three member commission to oversee examinations, promotions, and discipline issues relating to Deputy Sheriffs.


This list is not all inclusive.  The Board of Supervisors is always looking for people interested in serving their community.  Applications are required and can be obtained at the office of the Winnebago County Auditor.  Additional information may be obtained by calling 641-585-3412.


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