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Jim Lind: 
You may be interested in how our 
“Giving Great People Great Service” motto began ... 
  • 1955 I was born in Schoitz Hospital across the street. 

  • 1970 Lind Brothers Standard founded at this location. 

  • During 1970s Lind Brothers became an auto dealership (Below) and operated four Amoco service stations. 

  • 1980 Jim Lind Standard founded. 

  • 1999 Changed to Jim Lind BP. 

  • 2011 Changed to Jim Lind Service with Shell, new car wash.


How We Do It Every Day: 
  1. We rely on our deep roots and firm foundation in Waterloo. 

  2. We combine ethical, old-time 24/7/365 service with high tech equipment and ASE technicians 

  3. We aim for everyday fair prices; wide selection of fuels and replaceables; plus ultra-convenient service.

About Us

A few more facts about Jim Lind: 
  • Attended Waterloo schools: Francis Grout, OLVA, St. John’s, Columbus.

  • 1974-1980 Lind Brothers Standard Manager.

  • 1979 Married Peggy A. Ehli; has two daughters. 

  • Past Chairman MY Waterloo Days.

  • 1987 Friend of the Year KBBG Radio

  • 1987 Waterloo Citizen of the Year.

  • 1988 Jaycees Outstanding Young Iowan.

  • 1986-1997 served four terms Iowa Senate.

  • 1991 Business of the Year 

Jim is a member of, and has served in leadership positions, in many civic and religious organizations.


Lind Bros from left: Tim, Pat, Jim, Tom. 

They won lots of races. Pat is still racing vintage Jensen Healey sports cars; to visit his website click on


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