Covid- 19 Cancelations

Events that have been canceled due to Covid – 19.

Spring Garage Sales

Atkins Clean Up Day

ISU Discovery Camp

Atkins Public Library is now a Drive by program (see Library news for Details)

Atkins Watermelon Days

These have been canceled or modified by there respective organizers


Inside your City of Atkins City Services Statement.

Inside your City of Atkins City Services Statement.

Check it out here.

Congratulations Atkins! We have the highest Census Bureau Response Rate in Benton County!

The City of Atkins has had 73.5% of our residents respond to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Way to Go Atkins!!!

Benton County has a 69.8% response rate!

Iowa has 66.5% response rate!

Vinton is getting close at 73.1%.  Help Atkins stay the highest in Benton County!

Lets Keep it Going! Let’s catch up to Robins at 83.9%

To respond for your family go to

Or if you have not responded you can send in your paper response!

This is so important!  Responding helps fund schools, roads, cities and counties.

This can also help open up Grant Opportunities for our Community.

City of Atkins, Iowa COVID-19 Response 5/22/20 Update

City of Atkins, Iowa COVID-19 Response

Emergency Proclamation Regarding Community Spread of COVID – 19


U.S. Census Bureau is Hiring in Benton County

The U.S. Census Bureau is seeking 135 positions in Benton County.

Check out  or call 1-855-job-2020.

Extra Income/Flexible Hours/Weekly Pay/Paid Training

1st Annual Benton Choir Mattress Fundraiser!

1st Annual Benton Choir Mattress Fundraiser!

Sunday, February 23rd, 2020

10am to 5pm

Atkins Elementary Center

Every Purchase benefits Benton Choir!

Big Savings and Financing Available!

Twin from $199 Full from $249

Queen from $299 King/CA King from $499

Free Sheets with purchase!



Notice of Public Hearing Budget Estimate March, 2nd 2020 at 7:30pm Atkins City Hall

The City of Atkins will hold a Public Hearing on the Budget Estimate

This will be held at Atkins City Hall on March 2nd at 7:30pm.

Resolution #771 Maximum Property Tax Levy, Fiscal Year July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021 (FY21)

Notice of Public Hearing Budget Estimate

2018 Planning & Zoning Minutes

May 17th, 2018 Agenda Minutes

2017 Planning & Zoning Minutes

December 14th, 2017 Agenda Minutes

September 21st, 2017 Agenda Minutes

2016 Planning & Zoning Minutes

August 11th, 2016 Agenda Minutes

July 14th, 2016 Agenda Minutes

Public Hearing June 9th, 2016 Agenda Minutes

May 11th 2016 Agenda Minutes

April 21st 2016  Agenda Minutes

2015 Planning & Zoning Minutes

April 9, 2015  Minutes  Agenda

March 12, 2015  Minutes  Agenda

February 12, 2015  Minutes  Agenda

January 8, 2015  Minutes  Agenda

2014 Planning & Zoning Minutes

November 13, 2014  Minutes  Agenda

July 15, 2014  Minutes  Agenda

2019 Planning & Zoning Minutes

December 12th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

October 10th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

September 16th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

September 5th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

August 8th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

August 5th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

July 18th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

June 20th, 2019 Agenda  Minutes

May 9th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

April 25th, 2019 Agenda Minutes   Attachment1  Attachment2

April 11th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

March 14th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

January 10th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

2019 Agenda & Minutes

December 23rd, 2019 Agenda Minutes

December 16th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

December 2nd, 2019 Special Meeting Agenda  Regular Meeting Agenda Special Meeting Minutes Regular Meeting Minutes

November 18th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

November 12th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

November 4th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

October 21st, 2019 Agenda Minutes

October 7th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

September 16th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

September 3rd, 2019 Agenda Minutes

August 19th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

August 5th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

July 15th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

July 1st, 2019 Agenda Minutes

June 26th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

June 17th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

June 3rd, 2019 Agenda Minutes

May 20th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

May 15th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

May 13th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

May 6th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

April 15th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

April 2nd, 2019 Agenda Minutes

March 18th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

March 11th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

March 4th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

February 18th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

February 4th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

January 21st, 2019 Agenda Minutes

January 7th, 2019 Agenda Minutes

Fancy Nancy Party at the Atkins Public Library

The Library will be hosting a Fancy Nancy Party!

Saturday, January 11th from 10 am to 11 am.

Come dressed in your most exquisite attire and be ready to celebrate just like Fancy Nancy! Try new activities. Go on an adventure with Nancy and see what Girl Scouts all is about! or call 800-798-0833.

Thanks to the Girl Scouts for decorating the Library for the holiday season.