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

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News & Announcements

  • Platt Street Meeting (5/12/2021)

    The initial Platt Street meeting will be Thursday, May 13 at 11:00 am. Like other meetings, it will be held on Zoom. The Zoom number for the meeting is 936 8412 4789. The meeting will be run on our local access channel on Mediacom and available on demand at Maquoketa Local Access.

  • Job Opening – Seasonal Inspector (4/20/2021)

    Temporary Part-Time; 6-8 month assignment. Employment period is between April and November. Flexible schedule, 10-20 hours per week, 3 days a week, Monday-Saturday.


    ICC Building, Plumbing, and Mechanical certification preferred.

    Performs inspection services on a wide range of residential and commercial construction projects; assists with rental inspections. Reviews plans, specifications, and construction documents. Performs a variety of field tests to assure workmanship and materials meet required standards. Prepares reports on progress and details of inspections. Performs directly related work as required.

    Submit application form (available at City Hall or print here) and resume to:
    Mallory Smith
    Building Department
    Maquoketa City Hall
    201 E Pleasant St.
    Maquoketa, IA 52060
    inspector@maquoketaia.com

    Deadline: Applications are accepted until a sufficient number of qualified applications are received to fill the position.

  • Grove Street Playground Update (4/9/2021)

    The Grove Street playground has been assembled! A huge thanks to our volunteers!

    Concrete will be poured in the holes later today. Next Friday at 8 am we’re looking for volunteers to spread mulch, put up the border, and install fencing at the junior baseball field. Please contact Scott Warren at the Y if you’re able to help, 652-6566 or swarren@maqymca.org

  • Hydrant Flushing Schedule Update (4/9/2021)

    April 9-15             4th Ward

    April 16-23           5th Ward

    April 26-30           Industrial Park

  • RFP/RFQ Sought for City Manager Search (4/6/2021)

    The City of Maquoketa is currently soliciting qualifications from consulting firms experienced in recruitment and selection of public sector management employees. A consultant is desired to assist the City in sourcing, screening, evaluating and selecting a highly qualified candidate pool for the position of City Manager.

    The RRP/RFQ is available here. The deadline for submissions is noon on Friday, April 30, 2021.