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.

  • City of Atkins Mayor’s News

    Mayor Bruce Visser will be at City Hall on

    March, 9th and 30th from 9am to 10am.

    As always anyone is welcome to attend council meetings

    Council Meetings are March 4th and 18th.

    The First and Third Monday of every month.

    City of Atkins Mayor’s News
  • Atkins Public Library News

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

    Book Club Meets on Monday, March 8th, 2019.

    The book for April is “The Great Alone” by Kristin Hannah.

    The Book Club will meet on April, 8th at 2pm.

    Atkins Public Library 446-7676

    Atkins Public Library News
  • City Wide Garage Sales June 8th, 2019

    Saturday June 9th, 2018

    You may advertise your garage sales for $3.00.

    This will give a short listing of items and place your sale on a map.

    To advertise go to the Atkins Medical Clinic.




    City Wide Garage Sales June 8th, 2019
  • New 2019 Waste Management Recycle Calendar
  • T-Shirt Design for Watermelon Days

    Design:   Watermelon theme.  All drawings must be done on an 8.5 x 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.

    Ages:  All ages!

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

    Deadline: All designs must be submitted before April 22, 2019 to the Atkins Public Library.

    Questions:  Contact Cathy Becker at the public library.  #446-7676

    The Atkins Community Club members will choose the design.


    T-Shirt Design for Watermelon Days
  • Atkins City Wide Cleanup Days June 22nd

    Atkins City Wide Cleanup Day

    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, June 22nd, 2019        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 June 22nd
  • 2019 Golf Cart Registrations are Due

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

    Per city Ordinance #185 Golf Carts may be operated

    on the streets of Atkins after First obtaining a permit.

    Forms can be found online or at City Hall.

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


    2019 Golf Cart Registrations are Due