Streets & Solid Waste Collection and Disposal Department
Department Superintendent: Mike Pepper
Location: 215 South River Street
Hours: 5:00 am-1:00 pm for Solid Waste Department
6:30 am-3:00 pm for the Streets Department
To get a dumpster you need to contact City Hall at 641-648-2527.
The two departments combined have eight full-time employees consisting of a superintendent, assistant superintendent and six operators.
The city offers free drop off of leaves, grass clippings and garden debris. No branches or brush allowed. Please see the Guidelines for Brush and Leaf Services link below for the schedule of curbside brush and leaf pickup and guidelines.
The City offers a tire and appliance pick up on the first Thursday of each month. Tags for pick up can be purchased at City Hall. Please see the Guidelines for Tire and Appliance link below for the costs and guidelines.
Reminder to the public - residents are not allowed to rake or blow leaves into the streets, nor are they allowed to push snow across the streets or into the streets.