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Clerk of Court

Jones County Clerk is part of Judicial District 6 in the Iowa Courts system. The Chief Judge is Lars G. Anderson. For the most complete and up-to-date information, visit the Iowa Judicial Branch website for Jones County.


Case Scheduling
Julie Fette
(319) 398-3920 ext. 1105

District Court Administrator
Kellee Cortez
(319) 398-3920 ext. 1100

Juvenile Court Office
(319) 462-4601

ADA Coordinator
Julie Fette
(319) 398-3920 ext.1105

Juror Information

What to Wear to Court
Please report for jury service wearing respectable clothes.  As a general rule, business or business casual clothing is acceptable.  The following types of clothing are not suitable for court proceedings:  shorts, tube tops, halter tops, clothing that contains any obscene, suggestive or inflammatory print or images, and clothes that are overly dirty or ragged.

Where to Park
Parking in lot on the north side of the building or on streets adjacent to Courthouse.

Courthouse Security Information
No weapons in Courtroom or Judicial offices.

Jury Check-in Information
Check-in at the Clerk of Court's office on the main level of Court between 8:10 and 8:30 a.m. Most jury trials start on Tuesdays. Call (319) 462-4342 each week on Monday after 5:00 p.m. during your term of service to determine if you need to report.

Absences / Emergencies
Call (319) 462-4341.

Travel, Mileage, and Other Expenses
Jurors are reimbursed for travel to and from residence to the courthouse at a rate of .45 per mile as approved by the supreme court.  

Pursuant to state law, you will be paid $30 a day for each day of jury service up to seven days; $50 a day for eight or more days of service.  You may waive the right to compensation, which will help reduce the state's cost of operating the court system.

(319) 462-4341


Jones County Courthouse
500 W. Main St.
Anamosa, IA 52205