The treasurer is responsible to collect all property taxes, mobile/manufactured home taxes, special assessments, and intergovernmental reimbursements for Washington County. These collections are then either apportioned to various taxing authorities within the county (schools, cities, townships, etc.) or held in different county funds until they are needed.
The treasurer, serving as an agent for the Iowa Department of Transportation, is responsible for titling and registration of all licensable motor vehicles owned by Washington County residents as well as the titling of all mobile/manufactured homes located within the county.
The county treasurer, through a 28-E agreement with the State of Iowa, processes driver’s license transactions and administers written/driving tests.
The driver’s license department can serve any Iowa resident, regardless of which county they live in.
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
* No driver's license issuance after 4:00 pm
* Knowledge Tests: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
* Car Driving Tests: By Appointment
* Motorcycle Skills Tests: 9:00 a.m. Thursday (by appointment)
Jeff Garrett, Treasurer
Jolene Colthurst, Deputy Treasurer
Teresa Long, Deputy Treasurer
Karen Redlinger, Deputy Treasurer
Mary Sue Northup, Clerk
Shelley Wulf, Clerk