Welcome to the new Cerro Gordo County website! We’ve redesigned the site to make it more modern, user friendly, and much easier to find what you are looking for. Parts of the old site have not been converted to the new look but we will be gradually updating those sections as well. You can still access the old site but clicking the following link: Old Cerro Gordo website

We welcome your feedback, suggestions, and criticisms. Please email the Website Manager by clicking the link at the bottom of this or any other page.

Rent Reimbursement program

The State of Iowa offers a Rent Reimbursement program to assist elderly or disabled low income individuals. There are certain criteria that you must meet and you must fill out a reimbursement claim. You can sign up for this assistance at 3 local Mason City offices. For more information click:

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A Christmas Gift to Lime Creek

Did you get your Christmas shopping completed? Would you consider just one more gift? How about a tax deductible gift membership or donation to Lime Creek Nature Center? This is the perfect choice for that hard to shop for person! The nature center relies on donations and memberships to fund our environmental education activities. Send your donation to: Lime Creek Nature Center, 3501 Lime Creek Road, Mason City, IA. 50401. For more information call 423-5309. Happy Holidays!

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Lime Creek Nature Center now has a wildlife webcam!

webcamThe Lime Creek Nature Center installed a camera that you can control to view the wildlife behind the center. There are presets for the bird feeders as well as the squirrel feeders. Take control and choose a preset or move the camera to where you want to look!

Click here for more information and to view the webcam.