Every county in Iowa has a weed commissioner to oversee that County’s noxious weed control program. The Hardin County Weed Commissioner is located at:
708 16th St Eldora, IA 50627 Phone 641-858-5058 Email
If you wish to file a weed complaint, weed complaints will be handled as follows:
The complaint will not have to be signed and may be phoned in at the number above. State the weed species in question, the legal description of the property, the location of the weeds on the property, the owners of the land, and the tenants or persons in control of the land. Forms are available at the Weed Commissioner’s office and will be mailed on request.
Iowa’s noxious weed law also prohibits the sale and distribution of purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria). This weed is also prohibited by Iowa’s Aquatic Invasive Species Law along with European wand loosestrife (Lythrum virgatum).