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Recovery Resource Kits Now Available

MOBILE Multi-Agency Resource Kits with resource materials are available at the following locations: Spencer Library Spencer Chamber of Commerce UPDMO City Hall Resources include information from: Iowa Legal Aid: Free legal assistance; recovering security deposits and pre-paid rent; insurance issues, FEMA appeals, legal issues related to loss of income and unemployment. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Educational Resources on Flood Recovery Care Connections of Northern Iowa: Mental health, disability navigating and funding based on eligibility Seasons Center for Behavioral Health: Mental Health and Crisis Services Upper Des Moines Opportunity, Inc.: Disaster Case Advocacy, utility assistance, baby items, assistance for medication, birth certificat...

  • City of Spencer Safety Announcement

    July 3, 2024

    Safety Notice for Electrical and Gas Equipment Affected by Flood Waters Any electrical or gas equipment that has been affected by flood waters (is or has been wet) is not safe to continue operation and should be evaluated and/or replaced. Any electrical equipment or wiring that has been affect...

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  • Media Advisory, July 3, 2024

    July 3, 2024

    MEDIA ADVISORY JULY 3, 2024 10:00AM Starting today, the Recovery Resource Hub (https://spenceriowacity.com/recovery-resource-hub/) will serve as the City’s official information source for all news, information and resources related to the efforts to recover and rebuild from the recent flood. Th...

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  • Media Advisory, July 2, 2024

    July 2, 2024

    MEDIA ADVISORY JULY 2, 2024 9:00AM FEMA is opening a Disaster Recovery Center today (Tuesday, July 2) at 1:00pm in the Tower Gate Pavilion on the Clay County Fairgrounds in Spencer. The Center will be open from 1:00pm-6:00pm on July 2, and then 8:00am-6:00pm every day until further notice. The...

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  • Mosquito Spraying Schedule

    July 2, 2024

    Mosquito Spraying Schedule Weather conditions permitting, the City of Spencer plans to spray for mosquitos on the following dates: Wednesday, July 10, 2024: 8:00 PM to Midnight (North of the bridge from 11th Ave West to 10th Ave East) Thursday, July 11, 2024: 8:00 PM to Midnight (West of 11...

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  • AIA Disaster Assistance Program

    July 1, 2024

    AIA Disaster Assistance Program The AIA Disaster Assistance Program trains architects to help communities respond from disasters. A free service, the AIA Rapid Assessment Team is going throughout Spencer and posting the associated forms on properties they inspect. This helps owners understand the c...

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  • Black Hills Energy Natural Gas Service Restoration Update

    June 29, 2024

    Black Hills Energy Natural Gas Service Restoration Update: Black Hills Energy technicians are working as quickly as possible to systematically restore natural gas service where it is safe to do so. Certain customers will begin seeing door tags indicating the property may be eligible to have service...

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  • Structural Damage Update-What to Do

    June 29, 2024

    Structural Damage Update-What to Do  If your home has been marked with a circle and red X (indicating significant structural damage), the City of Spencer recommends you contact a licensed engineer or architect to look at the stability of the structure.  Actively licensed architects in Iowa: ...

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  • Electrical Re-Energizing

    June 29, 2024

    Electrical Re-Energizing Update: If you have a commercial property that is without power, please contact your electrician for review and coordination with the state electrical inspector to re-establish power. If you have a residential property there will now be two options for you: Ele...

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  • IMPORTANT INFORMATION: CO DETECTORS & WET AMMO DISPOSAL

    June 28, 2024

    CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS While running generators and pumps, there is a potential for carbon monoxide to feed into the home. It is recommended that generators are placed at least 20 feet from the house. Carbon monoxide detectors are available to be picked up at Foundation Church. If you ...

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