Month: March 2022


Police Officer Test Notice!

Police Officer Test Dates: October 14 & 15, 2022 Application deadline is September 30 at 4:00pm Lakes Area Law Enforcement Employment Co-op is establishing an eligibility list for current and future law enforcement openings in the beautiful Iowa Great Lakes Area! The Co-op consists of: Armstrong, Arnolds Park, Emmetsburg, Estherville, Lake Park, Milford, Okoboji, Spencer, Spirit Lake Police Departments; Palo Alto, Osceola & Dickinson County Sheriff’s Offices At the time of application, candidates must meet State Requirements for Law Enforcement Employment. Currently certified ILEA applicants are allowed lateral transfer. Applicants without certification are required to pass P.O.S.T. & physical agility exams. EOE. Successful applicants are eligible for employmen...

  • Fall Clean Up at Riverside and North Lawn Cemeteries

    September 8, 2022

    City Personnel are in the process of cleaning the grounds at Riverside Cemetery AND North Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery. Cemetery regulations require that “Any And All Arrangements Are To Be Removed and Vases Turned Over" by October 1, 2022. If interested parties do not remove them by October 1, ...

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  • Downtown Tree Trimming

    August 26, 2022

    The City of Spencer will be working with Campbell's Tree Service to accomplish the tree trimming in the Central Business District. The project will start Tuesday August 30 and Wednesday August 31 at 6:00AM on both days. Please expect sidewalk and lane closures. City staff will work with the contract...

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  • Sealcoat Project begins Monday, August 8th

    August 5, 2022

    The City of Spencer has hired a contractor to complete our annual Sealcoat Project.  Weather permitting Blacktop Services is schedule to start Monday morning August 8, 2022.  The project is expected to last one (1) to two (2) days.  Temporary “No Parking” signs will be placed Sunday morni...

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  • Mosquito Control Copy

    July 14, 2022

    The City of Spencer, Iowa plans to spray for mosquitos June 27 & June 28, 2022, as weather conditions allow....

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  • North “Y” Communication with Ia DOT

    June 30, 2022

    In response to the public informational meeting with the Iowa Department of Transportation regarding the possible options for improvements to the North "Y Intersection (Highway 71/18), the Spencer City Council and the Clay County Board of Supervisors met to discuss the options presented.  At that m...

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  • Safety Data Sheet for Mosquito Spray

    June 27, 2022

    Click HERE to view to Safety Data Sheet for the product the City of Spencer uses during it's mosquito spraying....

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  • Mosquito Control

    June 27, 2022

    The City of Spencer, Iowa plans to spray for mosquitos June 27 & June 28, 2022, as weather conditions allow....

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  • RFP – Landfill removal of buildings

    June 14, 2022

    Request for Proposals for Removal of Dwelling and/or Buildings near City Landfill, Graettinger, Iowa The City of Spencer is Requesting Proposals (RFP) for the removal of the dwelling and or the buildings located at 2979 River Road, Graettinger, Iowa. All structures shall be removed by 10-1-2022...

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  • Tree Trimming Public Notice

    May 24, 2022

    PUBLIC NOTICE May 2022 Trees located in a street right-of-way, or privately owned trees that contain branches that extend out over a public right-of-way, need to be trimmed so that the lowest branches are at least ten feet above a public sidewalk, (or the street parking if a sidewalk does not ex...

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  • Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Clay County

    May 5, 2022

    On March 21, 2022, the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship issued a press release that announced Emerald Ash Borer had been found in Clay County for the first time.  On April 27th, the City of Spencer hosted a public informational meeting regarding Emerald Ash Borer and options avai...

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