Farmington Welcomes You!
Visitors to Farmington, and Van Buren County, are struck by the unique beauty of the area and the atmosphere of being set apart from the rush of the every day world. Farmington is nestled in a peaceful valley at the southern edge of Van Buren County. The Des Moines River borders one side of the town, while the rolling hills and steep ridges of Shimek Forest encircle the other sides.
Of course, if you are already one of our lucky residents you know much of what we had hoped to tell you. But we hope this site will be a valuable addition to local residents and visitors alike.
Please take a few moments to check out our new web site and if you are new to this area . . please plan to visit us in person soon!
CITY PARK CARETAKER(S) WANTED: City of Farmington, Iowa, is seeking long-term year-round caretakers, preferably a couple, for Indian Lake Park. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, management of daily operations, cleaning and maintenance of cabins, shelters, shower house, mowing and general maintenance. Grounds-keeping, trouble shooting and mechanical abilities highly desired. Computer and management experience preferred. Strong people skills a must. Housing is provided and successful candidate(s) would begin full time employment on June 1, 2018, with training scheduled prior to that time. Applications available at City Hall or by calling 319-878-3711. Completed applications and resumes should be returned to City Hall in person or by mail to Farmington City Hall, PO Box 477, Farmington, IA 52626 by September 29, 2017. Farmington, Iowa is an equal opportunity employer.