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Posted on: August 16, 2021

Emergency Rental Assistance Program Launches to Help Linn County Renters Facing Eviction

Emergency Rental Assistance

Financial help is now available for Linn County residents falling behind on rent or utility payments due to financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Linn County, with assistance from Waypoint and HACAP, is administering rent and utility assista...

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Linn County Community Services - Core Services
Posted on: March 5, 2021

Linn County, Providers Cut Ribbon at New Mental Health Access Center

People cutting the ribbon at the Mental Health Access Center

Linn County and its partners—Abbe Health, Area Substance Abuse Council (ASAC), Foundation 2, and Penn Center—celebrated the completion of Linn County’s first Mental Health Access Center with a ribbon cutting on March 5, 2021.

“This is the culminati...

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Linn County Community Services - Core Services
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Public Invited to Help Identify Broad Community Priorities for Linn County’s ARPA Funding

U.S. Capital Building

Linn County will hold a series of public engagement forums over the next few weeks and use public input from the forums to help identify broad community priorities on the best use of the American Rescue Plan Act funding in Linn County. 

The Americ...

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Linn County Front Page News
Posted on: August 16, 2021

Additional Public Forums Now Scheduled for Linn County’s American Rescue Plan Act Funding

U.S. Capital Building

Linn County will host two more public engagement forums regarding Linn County’s allocation of the American Rescue Plan Act funding from the federal government. The next forum will be held Monday, August 23 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Jean Oxley Linn County...

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Linn County Front Page News
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Final Public Forum for Linn County’s American Rescue Plan Act Funding is Aug. 26

US Capitol building

Linn County will hold its final scheduled public engagement forum for the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) on Thursday, August 26, 2021 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Lynn Dunn Memorial Building on the Linn County Fairgrounds, 201 Central City Road, Central City....

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Linn County Front Page News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Sobering Unit Now Open at Mental Health Access Center

Lobby of Mental Health Access Center

Sobering Unit

The Sobering Unit at the Mental Health Access Center in Linn County is now open. This program is in collaboration with Linn County and Area Ambulance Service to provide a safe sobering environment for intoxicated individuals and serves to rel...

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Linn County Front Page News