Area Resources
O'Brien County Economic DevelopmentContact:    
Kiana L. Johnson
PO Box 616
Primghar, IA 51245
Phone: (712) 957-1313
Fax: (712) 957-3015

Why O'Brien? Centrally located in the upper Midwest, Efficient access to markets, Business-friendly labor force, High worker productivity

We are your "GO TO" team. Our job is to make it as easy and painless as possible to locate or expand your business in O'Brien County. Have a question? Need advice? Don't know where to go or who to contact? Let us do the work for you.

O'Brien County SheriffContact:    
Michael Anderson
240 1st street NE
Primghar, IA 51245
Phone: (712) 757-3415

The O'Brien County Sheriff's Office is here to serve its citizens by providing public safety services to all residents. Services include: 911 Emergency dispatching of all Sheriff, Police, Fire & EMS service providers, bike safety, child fingerprinting, farm/home watch, CRIMEDUSTERS™, crime prevention programs and many more.

Old 60 Steaks & ChopsContact:   
Bob & Donna Shirbroun
1113 2nd Ave
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-2000

Business Hours:
Tuesday-Thursday: 4:00-9:00 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 4:00-10:00 p.m.

Outdoor Aquatic CenterContact:   
Jacob Kerr
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-2769

Open Swim Pool Hours:
1:00-8:00 p.m.
Sunday: 1-5 p.m.

Pool Rates, Daily Rates
Student (4-18 years) $4.00
Adult (19 years and up) $5.00

Note: Children must be 9 years old to swim by themselves if they are under 9 years old they must be accompanied by someone at least 16 years of age. For any special request or questions on this rule contact the Recreation Director at 712.324.2769. Certain exceptions can be made if approved by the Recreation Director.

Family (immediate family only) $130.00
Single $75.00
Punch Card (10 admissions)
Student $35.00
Adult $40.00

Note: Season passes are not transferable. To qualify for the Family Pass, all members of the family pass must reside under the same roof, and be eligible to be claimed on the same federal tax forms. You may be asked to provide us your federal tax form sheets. *If your son(s) or daughter(s) are a full-time college student and are living at home for the summer they're allowed to be on the family pass. You may have to present a class schedule to indicate the full time student status.

Pool Rental Rates (private usage)
1 hour $150.00
2 hours $250.00

Pool will be available to rent:
Monday-Friday: 8-10 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., 8-10 p.m.
Sunday: 5-9 p.m.

The City of Sheldon and the Holiday Inn Express have partnered and offer a joint membership, for use at both pools.
Joint Indoor/Outdoor Pool Memberships
Family (immediate only) $220
Single (Annual) $120

The pool membership form can be obtained at the City Office or the Outdoor Aquatic Center, once it has opened. Payment is required in full.

For Recreation information, please see the Parks & Recreation page under the City Services.