NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND LETTING for 2017 City of Spirit Lake Enterprise Ave. Water Main Improvements Project   Public notice is hereby given that the City of Spirit Lake, in Dickinson County, Iowa, will meet on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at 5:30 P.M., at which time and place a public hearing will be held…

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The Splash Pad at Memorial Park will be officially open for the season on May 27. As promised in notices with water bills, in the Lakes News Shopper, on the radio and on Facebook, Spring Cleanup Days are underway. Please follow the link to the City’s Facebook page for another source of the complete list…

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There will be an announcement in the coming weeks as to when the green waste site will open and curbside pickup will commence.  It is still winter, and these activities are dependent on weather.  Once we’ve settled into a nice Spring weather pattern an announcement will be made. Typically, the City tries to have the…

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Bakker to retire from Spirit Lake Police Department Tuesday, May 17, 2016 BY WILL MUSGROVE STAFF WRITER PHOTO BY WILL MUSGROVE Rodney Bakker is retiring from the Spirit Lake Police Department after serving the community for the past 31 years. In his three decades on the force, the lieutenant hasn’t once called in sick. During…

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  City of Spirit Lake and City of Orleans residents will be able to use the green waste site commencing Thursday March 24, 2016. The site will be open the following hours:  Saturdays 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sundays 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., Tuesdays 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. and Thursdays 3 p.m. –…

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