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The following are local utility contacts for the City of Atkins:

Electric Utility:
Alliant Energy
24-Hour Customer Service: (800) 255-4268
Street Light Repair Request Form

Natural Gas:
MidAmerican Energy
24-Hour Emergencies: (800) 595-5325
Residential Customers: (888) 427-5632
Business Customers: (800) 329-6261

Water & Sewer:
City of Atkins
(319) 446-7870
Utility Forms

Telephone & Cable Television:
Atkins Telephone Company, Inc

Waste Management
(319) 364-6900

Garbage collection day is scheduled for Wednesday @ 7:00 A.M.  Holiday in the same week as collection moves the collection day one day later in the week.

Waste Management observes six main holidays through the year.  The holidays:  New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Yard waste pick-up is available from April through October on garbage collection day. Yard Tags can be purchased at City Hall. Yard waste containers are marked with a Y or in paper yard waste bags.