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.

  • Halloween Party at the Legion Hall

    Akins Community Club Halloween Party

    Atkins Legion Hall

    Sunday, October 28th from 3:00pm to 4:30pm.

    Free glow items

    Free refreshments – popcorn, cookies, bars and punch.

    Donations for refreshments are welcome! (donations can be dropped off after 2pm)

    Call Christy Damon at 446-6022 for information

    Costume Judging Contest starts at 4:00pm

    0-2 years     3-5 years     6-9 years

    10-14 years   Group     Most original


    Halloween Party at the Legion Hall
  • City of Atkins News

    The Atkins Newsletter comes on the first Wednesday of the month inside of the Hometown Marketplace Newspaper.

    The 2018 Recycling Calendar! Yard Waste Pickup is available every week!


    Click Here to see a copy of The City of Atkins 2017 Water Quality Report.


    It’s that time of year to register your golf cart!

    A Fee of $25 and proof of insurance should be submitted

    City of Atkins News
  • Central Lutheran School Fall Brunch

    Central Lutheran School Fall Brunch

    Sunday, October 21st, 2018

    9:00 am – 1:00 pm

    Central Lutheran School

    310 3rd Street West

    Newhall, Iowa 52315

    Free Will Donation – All you can eat!

    Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage, Ham, Fruit and Rolls

    Quilt Raffle: $1 per ticket or 6 tickets for $5

    Carry out Available


    Central Lutheran School Fall Brunch
  • Atkins Public Library News

    Atkins Library now has an online card catalog. Check out www.atkins.lib.ia.us

    Adult Reading Group on Monday, October 8th at 2:00 PM in the library.

    Come in on Saturday October 6th and 13th.  Anytime from 9am to 12pm.

    To see demonstrations on Christmas Crafts.

    Atkins Public Library 446-7676

    Atkins Public Library News
  • Lunch at Atkins Legion Hall November 17th

    Atkins Legion Auxiliary is Serving Lunch at the

    Memorial Hall on November 17th, 2018 11am to 2pm.

    Homemade Soups, Sandwiches Desserts and Beverages.

    Lunch will be served in the lower level.

    Lunch at Atkins Legion Hall November 17th
  • Farmers Market October 14th

    Farmers Market October 14th

    From 4:00-6:30pm

    Atkins City Park

    To Join as a Vender email atkinsfarmersmarket@outlook.com

    or call Pamela 319-981-7755

    Farmers Market October 14th
  • Atkins Women’s Club Welcomes you!

    Atkins Women’s Club will be holding their first meeting of the 2018-2019 year on September 12th, 2018 at the Atkins City Hall at 7:00 pm.  Any questions please contact Claudia Miner at 319-446-7351.  Some of our fundraisers include soup lunch in November and the Christmas Tour of Homes in December.  They also sponsor the annual Easter Egg Hunt, 3 Scholarships to local high school seniors and support our local parks & Library.  Get involved with your community, it is a great way to meet new people!

    Atkins Women’s Club Welcomes you!
  • Crafters Connection is coming to Town

    Mark your calendars for November 17, 2018!

    Come see a collection of arts and crafts offered by some of Eastern Iowa’s best crafters.  You will find a variety of handmade items from some very talented people.  Shop for Christmas, birthdays, anniversaries, special occasions or just because.  Watch for more details coming!  For more information or if you would like to participate contact Cindy Sevde at 319-560-6638.

    Crafters Connection is coming to Town
  • Atkins Pleasant Hill Presbyterian News

    Sunday, October 21st – Soup Supper 7 Silent Auction 4:30-7:00pm

    Sunday, October 28th – Hayrack Ride 4:30 pm Chili Cookoff 5:30 pm

    Thursday, November 8th, Thanksgiving Dinner 11:00 am -1:00 pm

    Saturday, November 17th, Atkins Craft Show 8:00am -3:00pm

    Sunday, December 2nd – Advent Workshop 11:00 am


    Atkins Pleasant Hill Presbyterian News
  • City of Atkins Mayor’s News

    Mayor Bruce Visser will be at City Hall on

    October 6th and 20th from 9am to 10am.

    As always anyone is welcome to attend council meetings

    The First and Third Monday of every month.

    City of Atkins Mayor’s News
  • Atkins City Wide Cleanup Days October 27th

    Atkins City Wide Cleanup Day Click here for more details!

    Items too large for regular weekly pickup may be brought to the Atkins Telephone Warehouse

    at 323 Railroad st (on the corner of Northview Ave) for disposal.

    Saturday, October 27th, 2018        8am UNTIL 2pm

    The following items WILL NOT be accepted:

    Tires, Yard-waste, Household Garbage, Building Materials, Hazardous liquids and batteries .


    Any Elderly or Handicap citizen, who would like to participate in the program but needs assistance, may call City Hall at 446-7870

    This service is for City of Atkins Residents ONLY!!



    Atkins City Wide Cleanup Days October 27th