Information about Jury Service in Iowa
County District Court
Location of courthouse and directions: 901 Court Avenue, Marengo
Courthouse hours: 8:00a.m. to 4:30p.m. M-F
Contact information: Clerk of Court 319-642-3914
Check trial status information:
Where to park: Anywhere in front of courthouse or on
Courthouse security information:
No weapons of any type are
Contact for ADA accommodations: 319-398-3920 Ext. 1103
Inside the courthouse—where to report
for jury service:
Clerk's Office on top floor
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.
Jurors who cannot appear as directed should
the clerk of court 319-642-3914. Anyone
needing to contact a
for emergencies should also call this number.
Travel, mileage and other expenses: Jurors are reimbursed for travel to
and from residence to the courthouse at a rate 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.