Information about Jury Service in Monona
County District Court
Location of courthouse and directions: 610 Iowa Avenue
Onawa, Iowa 51040
Courthouse hours: Monday thru Friday - 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Judicial Clerk III
Telephone No. 712-423-2491
Check trial status information:
Telephone No. 712-423-2491 after 4:30 p.m. on
Where to park: Courthouse parking lot
Courthouse security information:
Contact for ADA accommodations: 712-279-6035
(If you are hearing impaired, call Relay Iowa TTY at
Inside the courthouse—where to report
for jury service:
Clerk of Court's office
located on the main level in the back
of the courthouse
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.
Absences/Emergencies: Please contact the office of the Clerk of
District Court, Telephone No.
Travel, mileage and other expenses:
at $0.40 for each mile traveled each day to and from the Monona County
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.