Warren County Iowa Emergency Management

Warren County Iowa Emergency Management In partnership with public, private, and non-profit organizations, coordinate and promote a comprehensive, risk-based program of local emergency management activities.

The Warren County Emergency Management Agency will assist the community with emergency

Operating as usual


Norwalk Out Door Siren Test Saturday April 17th 2021 at 12 Noon.

OWS Special Test
Westcom Emergency Communications will conduct a special test of the Outdoor Warning Sirens (OWS) this weekend.
In order to evaluate the operation of the OWS, Westcom, including Norwalk, will be conducting the special test, Saturday, April 17th at 12PM. The community can expect to hear activation of the sirens.
The safety of our community is our utmost priority. This special testing will assist us in ensuring OWS are activating and operating correctly.

Thank you for your patience

Warren County Emergency Management

Public NoticeFirst Dose Only COVID 19 vaccination appointments now open through Warren County Health Services for Wednes...
COVID Vaccine Consent Form - Indianola

Public Notice

First Dose Only COVID 19 vaccination appointments now open through Warren County Health Services for Wednesday, April 14. At this time, anyone 18+ is eligible to sign up for vaccination appointments. Use the link provided to sign up.

Thank you Warren County Emergency Management and the Warren County Health Services Department.

Please click the link to complete this form.


911 is back in service for the Indianola Are. Century Link has repaired the issue. Thank you.. Warren County Emergency Management


Regular (Land Line)Phone Outage for the Indianola Area. Century Link is working on the issues.
USE YOUR CELL PHONE TO DIAL 911. Only in the City of Indianola Area.




Roads/Highways are now partial covered in snow and ice. Travel with caution.


Warren County Highways and Community Streets have a layer of Ice Snow and are slick. TRAVEL NOT ADVISED !!




Looking into the next few weeks to be getting cold and snow and ice. Prepare before you travel during the Christmas and New Years Holiday Celebrations



The post by the city of Indianola was not quite true. Verizon 911 and Cell service was having intermittent problems with calls and 911 service. NOT the All of Warren County cell or phone service from other venders were affected. Verizon Cell and 911 service was repaired last night by 11pm or so. Verizon was not hacked.


COVID19 Governors Proclamation November 10, 2020


Storm Siren Repair / Replace Indianola October 7th in IndianolaChief Chia Stated that IMU will be replacing the storm si...

Storm Siren Repair / Replace Indianola October 7th in Indianola
Chief Chia Stated that IMU will be replacing the storm siren on 17th street. in Indianola

Warren County Emergency Management


September 24th 2020 Warren County Courthouse progress
Taken by Warren County Emergency Management. Our Drone Pilot Brad Proctor


Making progress.

Indianola house fire this morning.

Indianola house fire this morning.



https://twitter.com/NWSDesMoines/status/1280888862542200834/photo/1 Be aware of the Heat and Humidity today.Wait to do u...
NWS Des Moines on Twitter


Be aware of the Heat and Humidity today.
Wait to do unessential outdoor activities until later this evening.
Stay Hydrated and out of the sun if all possible.

“Heat Advisory in effect until 8 PM tonight for heat index values of 100-105°F for central to eastern Iowa this afternoon. Remember if you're outdoors today to stay hydrated, wear sunscreen and light-weight clothing, take breaks in the shade, and limit strenuous activities.”

An update of progress of the Warren County Courthouse Sept 2019 and June 25 2020

An update of progress of the Warren County Courthouse Sept 2019 and June 25 2020






111 N Buxton St, Rm 129
Indianola, IA

Opening Hours

Monday 08:00 - 16:30
Tuesday 08:00 - 16:30
Wednesday 08:00 - 16:30
Thursday 08:00 - 16:30
Friday 08:00 - 16:30
Saturday 08:00 - 16:30


(515) 961-1108


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We have shoeboxes for Indianola children that otherwise may not have things this Christmas and we have backpacks for Indianola families to get essentials (clothes, health, beauty, bathroom things) that many are doing without right now. Just send me your address and if you would like a shoebox, a backpack or both. Then I will drop off on your doorstep. From there, we will pick up on the 19th of December and have pickup spots as well. Thanks so much and God bless. Any questions, please reach out. https://fb.me/e/3VQImNj31
IMPORTANT- PLEASE SHARE: Feed It Forward Indianola is having their Senior Gift Card Give-A-Way on Sunday, May 31st from 3:00 to 6:00 pm. Seniors can pick up their choice of their $10.00 gift card at The Indianola Hy-vee in front of Ron’s Grill Shack. If the Senior cannot make it, parents may pick up for them. Look forward to seeing you all there. There will also be a couple of special guests handing out the cards.
Touch READ MORE: What does #Indianolastrong mean to you? How about these numbers just in for an update: 761 Followers of Feed It Forward Indianola Page 200 Donors have given to this amazing cause with $11,767 being raised in just over 1 month! We have helped by purchasing gift cards from 23 Restaurants and Girl Scout Cookies (average nearly $500.00 for each) We Fed It Forward to 20 Essential groups here in Indianola only! Food 4 The Pantry Pick-up had 62 people give 125 bags of food 4 local Pantries on Sunday, May 3rd And coming soon is our Indianola High School Class of 2020 version of Feed It Forward, buying $2,600+ in gift cards from locals to give one $10.00 card to EVERY SENIOR! (Only need $600.00 more for our goal). Not to mention our Food 4 The Pantry #2 coming on Sunday, May 31st from Grace Church with a goal of 200 bags of food for those in need. We will pick up all bags! https://facebook.com/events/s/food-4-the-pantries-pick-up-2/257706362280769/?ti=icl