201 East Pleasant Street, Maquoketa, IA 52060
(563) 652-2484

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News & Announcements

  • City Buildings Closed to Public (3/18/2020)

    City of Maquoketa buildings will be closed to the public until further notice. City staff will continue to work and can be contacted by phone or email. Water payments, permit applications and other paperwork can be left in the drop box outside City Hall or returned by mail or internet. The buildings covered by the closure include Maquoketa City Hall, MMEU offices and buildings, Fire Station and Public Works. The Maquoketa Public Library and YMCA were previously closed to the public. The Maquoketa Police Department will be the only City building open to the public. City parks and the Birch Drive drop-off facility remain open. People are reminded to keep gatherings to 10 people or less when using City parks.

    City officials will postpone meetings when possible or meet virtually as needed. Contact information for City office and information regarding City meetings can be found on Maquoketa Local Access, the City’s facebook page and www.maquoketaia.com.

    Phone Numbers

    City Hall: 563-652-2484, 563-652-2486, 563-652-1508

    MMEU: 563-652-6891

    Alliance (Water Department): 563-652-4881, 563-652-7170

    Public Works: 563-652-4628

    Police Department: 563-652-2468

    Fire Department: 563-652-4454

    Library: 563-652-3874

    YMCA: 563-652-6566

    Local Access: 563-652-2835

  • Applications Sought for Boards and Commissions (3/12/2020)

    The City of Maquoketa is taking applications for the following boards and commissions vacancies.

    This application process is in an effort to ensure diversity and representation of our community.

    Applications may be picked up at City Hall or found in the Download Center.

    Please have applications turned into City Hall by Wednesday April 15, 2020 at 11 a.m.

    For more information please contact City Hall at 563-652-2484.

                Cable TV Commission – 1                             Tree Board – 1

                Library Commission – 1                                 Zoning Board of Adjustment – 1

                Planning & Zoning Board – 1

  • Applications Sought for 2020 Campground Host (2/17/2020)

    We are currently taking applications, a job description and application form are below. Please return the application to City Hall.

    Camp Host Position Description

    Camp Host Application

  • New Pet Fees, effective February 4, 2020 (2/11/2020)
    City of Maquoketa
    PET LICENSING
    PAID NOVEMBER 1 TO APRIL 30
    License Fee – owners 54 yrs. or younger$10.00 per animal per year
    License Fee – owners 55 yrs. or older$5.00 per year first pet / $1.00 per year additional pet
    Duplicate License – owners 54 yrs. or younger$3.00 per animal
    Duplicate License – owners 55 yrs. or older$0.75 per animal
    Delinquent Fees – owners 54 yrs. or younger$5.00 per household
    Delinquent Fees – owners 55 yrs. or older$1.00 per household
    Unaltered Pets$20.00 per animal
    Problematic Pets$50.00 per animal
    Vicious Animals$100.00 per animal
  • New Hours at City Hall (2/3/2020)

    City Hall offices will be closed to the Public from noon until 4:30 pm on Fridays to allow time for processing work to be completed. Maquoketa City Hall hours are now 7:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Thursday and 7:00 am to noon on Fridays. MMEU hours remain 7:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday.