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Police Officer Testing Notice

Test Dates: August 13 & 14, 2021 in Milford, Iowa
Application deadline is
July 30, 2021, 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;

Clay & 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.

Successful applicants are eligible for employment by all agencies.

For application details contact Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office, 712-336-2793,
any Co-op Agency, or visit www.dickinsoncountysheriff.com EOE

  • Model Plumbing Code Update

    June 24, 2021

    The city of Spencer adopts the state plumbing code of Iowa with local amendments. The Iowa Department of Public Health announced that the new versions of the State Plumbing and State Mechanical Codes are effective June 23, 2021. The updates model codes are 2021 Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) and 2021 International Mechanical Code (IMC). A…

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  • Riverside & North Lawn Cemetery Notice

    May 4, 2021

      May 3, 2021 Notice: RIVERSIDE CEMETERY AND NORTH LAWN MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY (Memorial Day Flower Regulations) RIVERSIDE CEMETERY AND NORTH LAWN MEMORIAL PARK CEMETERY REGULATIONS REQUIRE THAT; “All Memorials May Be Placed Two Days Before Memorial Day” and that;  “All Memorials That Are Not In “Approved Containers” are to Be Removed Within One Week…

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  • Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center Now Open

    April 27, 2021

    The Northern Plains Regional Collection Center has resumed operating hours.  Regular operating hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM-12:00 PM.  Appointments may be made by calling the Collection Center at (712)580-7277 or (712)580-7270.

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  • Control of Vegetation – Public Service Announcement

    April 13, 2021

    The City of Spencer has adopted an ordinance that requires our citizens to maintain grass and weeds to a height of no more than eight inches (8”) on private property and on the public right-of-ways adjacent to their land. An exception to this restriction may be granted for certain areas within the community such as…

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  • Public Hearing on Proposed Maximum Property Tax Levy

    February 19, 2021

    The Spencer City Council will be holding a public hearing on Monday, March 1st at 6:30 p.m. to consider the maximum property tax levy for the Fiscal Year beginning July 1, 2021.  The hearing will take place in the City Council Chambers located in City Hall at 101 W 5th Street.  A copy of the…

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  • New Flood Plain Maps Coming in 2021

    November 13, 2020

    Revised flood maps for Clay County, including properties within the city of Spencer, will become effective July 2021. Flood regulatory maps are managed by FEMA with partners: Iowa Flood Center, DNR, and US Army Corps of Engineers. The City of Spencer is a delegated flood management community. Please be advised that the boundaries of the…

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