With recent federal and state informational releases and updates coming frequently regarding the coronavirus, the City of Spirit Lake will be making a couple of minor adjustments in the short term out of caution for the public.  If individuals have utility bills and normally pay in person at City Hall, please use the drop box…

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With the removal of some recycling containers at the City street garage property please check the information in the Services section under Garbage/Yard Waste/Recycling for reminders and updates about recycling guidelines for residential and commercial customers.

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Green Waste Site Hours Update – Tuesday and Thursday hours at the green waste site will be from 2 pm to 5 pm starting next Tuesday, November 12 because of darkness. We are hopeful of keeping the site open until November 24, but that depends on the weather, so hopefully the snow will melt and…

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Green Waste Site Hours Fall, 2019 – It’s that time of year again and the sun is setting a lot earlier. The Tuesday and Thursday hours at the green waste site are now from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Weekend hours remain the same. Thanks! See all our updates on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/City-of-Spirit-Lake-Iowa-229215453768348/

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The county has begun blacktop work on 140th east of Orleans. Although the County has indicated people should be able to get to the green waste site, the blacktop work will continue into mid-week. Residents are strongly encouraged to postpone any trips to the green waste site until at least Thursday and even better, Saturday,…

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The County has begun work on 140th east of Orleans. The section of 140th between Orleans and the green waste site is CLOSED for now during construction work. Access to the green waste site will have to be from the east, the easiest way to get there is to go north on 270th from Highway…

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40.08 FIREWORKS.  The use of any fireworks as defined in the Iowa Code, section 727.2 within the corporate limits of the City of Spirit Lake, Iowa, except as otherwise provided in this Article, is prohibited. A violation of this section is a simple misdemeanor punishable by a fine of not less than $250.00. Consumer fireworks…

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