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.


  • Atkins Family Night July 9th

    Come enjoy a Party at the Park with Cedar Rapids Kernels for only $9.00!

    Game starts at 6:35pm (gates open at 5:30pm)

    • Chance to stand next to the Kernels for the National Anthem
    • Chance to present flag on the field
    • Refreshments at City Hall before the game 3-5pm
    • Ticket Order deadline is Friday July 1st

    Tickets can be purchased online…or click here for details

    Come enjoy the day with us. For more information call City Hall 319-446-7870

    Atkins Family Night July 9th
  • Memorial Day Program

    MARK YOUR CALENDARS……

    The American Legion Memorial Day Program

    May 30, 2016 @ 9:00am

    AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE CEREMONY THE COLOR GUARDS OF THE LEGION, AUXILIARY, AND SAL WILL PROCEED TO RAETZ  AND THEN TO ST. STEPHEN’S CEMETERY!

    Memorial Day Program
  • Yard Waste Pickup

    Yard waste pickup began on  Wednesday April 6, 2016

    Please remember to place all waste in proper containers

    NO PLASTIC BAGS…NO STYROFOAM…NO FURNACE FILTERS…NO METAL..

    Yard waste is collected every Wednesday as part of your collection service! No need to burn those leaves or tree trimmings just place them on the curb!

     

    Yard Waste Pickup
  • Election Updates

    Primary Elections-General Information

    • Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, June 7, 2016
    • The polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    • (Precinct) Fremont-Atkins        (Location) Atkins City Hall/Library
    • Sample ballots and other voting information can be found at www.bentoncountyiowa.org or call 319-472-2365
    Election Updates
  • AIM Ice Cream Social

    Do you like ice cream?

    Then be sure to join us for an ice cream social on Sunday, June 12th from 3-5pm at the Atkins Soccer Park Pavilion! There will be FREE ice cream and activities for the kids.

    AIM Ice Cream Social
  • ATKINS HAS GOT TALENT

    Saturday Aug. 6, 2016       4:00 – 6:00 pm

    Two Divisions

    Junior – Ages up to 15

    Senior – ages 16 and older

    CASH PRIZES AWARDED IN EACH DIVISION!

    1st -$300         2nd– $150          3rd– $50

    Please review the rules and complete the entry form and return with the $20 entry fee no later than JULY 1, 2016

    Entry Form & Complete Rules

    Please contact angela.gammill@gmail.com for more information.

    Mail entry forms and refundable entry fee to

    Atkins Community Club P.O. Box 104, Atkins, IA 52206

    ATKINS HAS GOT TALENT
  • 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!!!!
  • City Wide Garage Sale

    Saturday June 4th….

    All those who would like to have a sale and be on the map should turn in the following to the Atkins Family Medical Clinic no later than Wednesday 5/18:

    • Name/address
    • Note if plan to be open any additional days other than 6/4
    • Brief list of items to be sold
    • $4 (for expenses such as advertising, maps, etc.)
    City Wide Garage Sale