Resource Directory
Emergency ManagementContact:   
Arden Kopischke, Coordinator
410 South Boone
Rock Rapids, IA 51246
Phone: (712) 472-8330
Fax: (712) 472-2303

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Engineer's OfficeContact:    
Laura Sievers, County Engineer
315 First Avenue, Suite 100
Rock Rapids, IA 51246
Phone: (712) 472-8230
Fax: (712) 472-3993

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The County Engineer's Office is responsible for the design and general road maintenance of the Secondary Road System in Lyon County. There are 245 miles of hard-surface roads, 755 miles of gravel roads and 245 bridges in the county.

Some of the services provided include:

1) Asphalt Resurfacing of Blacktop Roads
2) Road Blading and Graveling of Gravel Roads
3) Bridge Maintenance
4) Snow Removal
5) Shoulder Mowing
6) Driveway Installation
7) General Road Repairs
8) Private Water Well Testing & Plugging

We have a repair shop in each town in Lyon County where our equipment is housed. There are 27 employees in this department.

English Lutheran ChurchContact:   
George Clausen
603 Fell Street
Larchwood, IA 51241
Phone: (712) 477-2387


Pastor: George Clausen

Worship: Sundays 8:45 am