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Birch Drive Press Release

Tentatively, starting on Monday August 24th thru Wednesday August 26th the Birch Drive Brush Site will be closed for Chipping of the brush and branches. Please plan accordingly. Thank You for your Cooperation. City of Maquoketa Public Works


Starting today Tuesday, August 11th the City of Maquoketa has declared a brush emergency. The City Public Works crews will be picking up brush and branches that are piled up on the boulevard. In order to clean up the town in a timely fashion we ask all neighbors to help each other and if you…
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Curbside Garbage and Recycling Phone Number 563-777-0768.

The City established a Garbage and Recycling phone number for residents to use exclusively for messages regarding the new curbside pickup program. The number is 563-777-0768 (no 652 prefix but it rings into a desk phone at City Hall). Residents can call this number any time of day to leave a message with their name,…
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Tree Program

Tree Application

Curbside Garbage and Recycling Collection

June 3, 2020  Weekly curbside collection of garbage and recycling for residential properties in Maquoketa was approved at the June 1 City Council meeting. It is anticipated that this new program will begin in the second half of August. Plans and details will be shared when information becomes available including when containers will be delivered…
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Horseshoe Pond Campground Open

The City of Maquoketa is happy to announce that we are welcoming campers back to Horseshoe Pond Campground. The Maquoketa Parks Department staff are working diligently to open our campgrounds. Campground openings will need to occur in phases so we can safely open facilities with adequate staffing.  Please keep in mind that in order for…
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Grass & Weed Abatement Notice

According to City Ordinance 6-20, it is the responsibility of every property owner to mow his or her property including the area known as the street “right-of-way” or “boulevard.”  In residential, B-1, and B-2 zones, grass and weeds must be mowed before they reach a length that exceeds 6 inches.  Areas zoned as “industrial” must…
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