Atkins Citywide Cleanup Day Fall 2021

Fall Clean Up Day, Saturday October 23, 2021, 7am to 11am.

Collecting items of junk and light clean up around the home.

Details – click here for accepted items and fees that may apply.

Must bring items to the Fire Station Parking lot.

91 Railroad Street.

Items accepted 7am to 11am only. No drop-off before or after.

Open to Atkins Residents only.

Electrical System Upgrade Information

Click here -Alliant Energy Underground Project Information

Areas of Atkins are designated for Electrical Power System upgrades as part of the Alliant Energy program to replace overhead wires with underground equipment for electrical system distribution. The project primarily effects the older areas of the city. The project will provide benefits of a reliable electrical delivery system within Atkins. This project has been on-going for several years and will resume soon. Alliant Energy has contacted the homes and business effected by this project.  If you have questions about this program, Alliant Energy has provided a contact source for you.

2020 Atkins Water Quality Report Available (CCR)

The City of Atkins Water System -Consumer Confidence Report (CCR).

This report is updated annually and contains important information regarding the water quality in Atkins Municipal Water System.

2020 Water Quality Report is available at

(Click Here). (Rural Water Website)



ATKINS, IOWA MUNICIPAL WATER WORKS Has Levels of Total Trihalomethanes (TTHM)
Above Drinking Water Standards
The City of Atkins Iowa water system recently violated a drinking water standard. Although this is not an emergency, as our customers, you have a right to know what happened, what you should do, and what we are doing to correct this situation.

Click the link below for the official notice and additional information.


Inside your City of Atkins City Services Statement.

Inside your City of Atkins City Services Statement.

Check it out here.

2021 Waste Management Recycle Calendar

2021 Waste Management Recycle Calendar