City News

Renaissance Initiative Applications Now Being Accepted

The City of Spencer is now accepting applications for the Renaissance Initiative Grant program.  The application form can be found here.  All applications must be submitted utilizing the electronic form and must be received by 4:30 PM on Sunday, September 30.  

NEW Guidleines have been adopted by the review committee, so please be sure to read through those prior to completing an appliction.  Any application not adhereing to the guidelines will be rejected.

If you have questions, please contact Brian Weuve at bweuve@spenceriowacity.com or 712-580-7200 ext. 212.

2018-2019 Solid Waste / Recycling Collection Schedule

The new recycling calendar is now available.  The calendar show pickup dates for July 2018 - June 2019.  The calendar can be downloaded here.  If you have any questions please contact the Spencer Transfer Station at (712) 580-7270.

Residential Sharps Disposal

Sharps/Syringe disposal containers are available at no cost the residents of Spencer and Rural Clay County. These are available at the Transfer Station at 3101 W 18th St, Monday-Saturday between the hours of 8 A.M. and 5 P.M..

Return full containers to the transfer station for proper disposal. PLEASE DO NOT DISPOSE OF THEM IN YOUR REGULAR GARBAGE. This program is in effect to protect the employees of the solid waste division and the landfill. Please call 712-580-7270 with any questions.

Online Cemetery Database NOW Available

The City of Spencer is pleased to annouce that the public has access to the City's cemetery records through an online database.  The City contracted with Ramaker and Assocaites in 2014 to develop the databse and amek it availbe to the genral public.  The database that is availbae is the same infromaiton that is availabe to city staff when you call City Hall.  People may search recrds by the name of the deceased or the owner of the burial plot.  To access the database, visit the Cemetery page of the City's webiste, listed under Deartments.

If you have any questions or need some assistance in navigating the program, please call City Hall at (712) 5800-7200.