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Harlan, Iowa is known for its annual Corn Carnival, which is held every August. The city council is composed of five members, who are elected at-large to serve four-year terms. The council meets on the first and third Monday of each month. The council is responsible for setting policy, approving the budget, and appointing the city manager. Below are direct public records resources that can help you find the most up-to-date information.

What is the process for someone who is arrested in Harlan, Iowa to go through the jail and court system?

If you get arrested in Harlan, Iowa, you would be taken to the Shelby County Jail located at 810 Court Street, Harlan, IA 51537. The Shelby County Courthouse is located at 810 Court Street, Harlan, IA 51537.