201 East Pleasant Street, Maquoketa, IA 52060
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Job Opening – Seasonal Inspector

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…
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Grove Street Playground Update

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…
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Hydrant Flushing Schedule Update

April 9-15             4th Ward April 16-23           5th Ward April 26-30           Industrial Park

RFP/RFQ Sought for City Manager Search

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…
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Third Ward Council Seat Vacant

The Council voted on March 15 to fill by appointment the Council vacancy made by the resignation of Erika Barker. Third Ward residents interested in this opportunity are asked to fill out a Boards and Commissions Application and return it to City Hall by 3:30 pm on Wednesday, March 31st.

Hydrant Flushing

Alliance Water Resources will be flushing all fire hydrants in Maquoketa from Monday March 15th through Friday April 30th, weather permitting. Customers may experience low water pressure or discoloration of water due to the flushing.  The water will still be safe to drink, but caution should be taken when doing laundry to prevent staining of…
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Help Wanted – Secretary

The City of Maquoketa has a full-time opening for a Secretary.  Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED, good communication skills, good computer skills, work well with others and be able to balance cash received.  Applicants must have knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.  Salary DOQ.  Equal Opportunity Employer. Application and detailed job…
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City Buildings Closed to Public

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…
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