Welcome to the City of Atkins!

More than a just a place where people live, our community is unique and vibrant. This community is home to friends and neighbors, people who contribute to the excellent quality of life. But its not just the people, but also the government, the businesses, the schools, and the activities that make us a great place to live or visit. We are proud to call this our home.


  • New Garbage and Recycle Collection 2017 Calendar

    New Garbage and Recycle Collection 2017 Calendar

    Click Here for a printable version.

    New Garbage and Recycle Collection 2017 Calendar
  • Atkins Annual Easter Egg Hunt

    Atkins Annual Easter Egg Hunt

    10:00 AM April 8th, 2017

    Atkins City Park

    (Atkins Memorial Hall if inclement weather)

    Come and visit the Easter Bunny

    Bring your baskets and cameras!

    Prize egg to be found in each age group

    Come and Join the fun!!

    Atkins Annual Easter Egg Hunt
  • T-Shirt Design for Watermelon Days

    T-Shirt Design for Watermelon Days!

    Watermelon theme:  All drawings must be done on an 8.5×11 sheet of paper.  You can use up to six colors.  You can use markers, colors or colored pencils.  You may also do your design on the computer and submit a disc along with a paper copy of the design.  A catchy logo also helps!

    In the design you need to have the date and Atkins Watermelon Days.

    You need to sign your design and include your phone number.  If under age 18, we need to have a parent give permission to use your design if chosen.

    All ages, If your design is chosen, you will receive a free t shirt and $25.00!  you may choose to have your name on front.

    All designs must be submitted before April 25, 2017 to the Atkins Public Library.

    Contact Cathy Becker at the Public Library 319-446-7676

    The Atkins Community Club members will choose the design.

    T-Shirt Design for Watermelon Days
  • Atkins Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church Essential Oil Information

    Atkins Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church Essential Oil Information

    Thursday April 6th, at 6:30pm

    Basic Essential Oil Information

    Speaker Patti Thompson

    Atkins Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church Essential Oil Information
  • Water and Sewer Rate Changes

    Starting next month you will see changes on your City of Atkins water bill.

    The sewer and water rates will be increasing to cover the operations of the water and waste water treatment plants.

    There will also be an additional Sewer Debt Fee of $15.00.  This is to help pay for the building of the Waste Water Treatment Plant.

    There will be a late fee of $15.00 for payments not received by the due date.

     

     

    Water and Sewer Rate Changes
  • New Park Pavilion is available for Rent

    Happy new year!

    We have some exciting changes and updates with our park pavilions.

    We will now be renting out the pavilion near the soccer fields!

    The pavilion in the Atkins City Park rents for $55.00 per day.  This pavilion is available year round and does have heating and cooling.  This facility has a full kitchen with two refrigerators.  This facility also has 10  tables that are 8 ft long and 64 Chairs.  The address for this facility is 320 2nd Ave, Atkins Iowa 52206.

    The pavilion by the Atkins soccer fields rent for $35.00 per day.  This pavilion is an open air pavilion with a full kitchen.  Restroom facilities will be coming in the spring of 2017.  This pavilion has picnic table seating.

    Another change is that rent will be due at the time the rental is made.  We also have a rental agreement that must be signed before your reservation can be made.

    Click Here for a copy of the rental agreement. This can be sent to Atkins Public Library, 380 3rd Ave, Atkins Iowa 52206, or dropped in the water payment box in the parking lot.   For more details call city hall or the Atkins Public library a call at 319-446-7870 or 319-446-7676.

    If you already have a reservation for 2017 made give city hall or the Atkins Public library a call at 319-446-7870 or 319-446-7676.

    New Park Pavilion is available for Rent
  • Easter Bunny Coming to Atkins Savings Bank

    The Easter Bunny will be hopping into the Atkins Savings Bank from Bloomsbury Farm on

    April 14th, 2017 From 3:30 to 5:30 PM

    Wild Photography will be taking pictures for you to download and get printed off.

    The Bakehouse will be providing a treat for your child after the get their picture taken.

    Visit www.bloomsburyfarm.com to signup to eat breakfast with the Easter Bunny on

    Saturday, April 15th, 2017

    Questions call Atkins Savings Bank at 446-7700

    Easter Bunny Coming to Atkins Savings Bank
  • Spring Fling

    Showers of Blessings Spring Fling hosted by Central Lutheran School.

    April 1st, 2017

    Games, Raffles and Silent Auction from 4pm to 6pm

    Food till 6:30 PM  (free will offering)

    Heads or Tails game for an iPad Air at 6:30 pm

    Live Auction starts at 6:45 pm

    Proceeds will go toward the school’s wireless system update

    Spring Fling
  • Newsletter News!!!!

    Effective May 4, 2016 our newsletter will become part of the Hometown Marketplace Newspaper (delivered to your home on Wednesdays).

    Look for our City of Atkins newsletter insert the first week of every month!

    Our newsletter can also be found online.

     

    Newsletter News!!!!