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Itasca County to Celebrate National County Government Month

April 16, 2013

Grand Rapids, MN – Itasca County will celebrate National County Government Month (NCGM) during the month of April to highlight specific programs and services provided by Itasca County and to raise public awareness regarding the roles and responsibilities of county government. Itasca County is one of 3,068 counties nationwide offering services to over 300 million people. The theme for this year’s celebration of NCGM is “Smart Justice: Creating Safer Communities.” Itasca County’s featured NCGM events include:

Itasca County is proud of the programs and services we provide to the public,” said Commissioner Rusty Eichorn. “We want to make government as transparent and as accessible to the public as possible,” added Commissioner Terry Snyder. Board Chair Mark Mandich “invites all county residents to take advantage of National County Government Month outreach events to learn more about your government.”

A full listing of NCGM events is available at on our web site at and on our facebook page at