Alta, Iowa – City of Alta

News & Announcements

WATER HYDRANT FLUSHING APRIL 29 – MAY 3

April 25, 2019

Attention Alta Municipal Utility customers: AMU will begin flushing water mains the week of April 29th-May 3rd. AMU personnel will be flushing overnight between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m., weather permitting. During flushing, you may notice discolored water in your home. If you notice this, please turn on a cold-water faucet and flush out your…

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***THE CITY OF ALTA IS CURRENTLY HIRING LIFEGUARDS***

April 25, 2019

The City of Alta is currently hiring lifeguards for the 2019 summer season.  All lifeguards must be Certified.

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Empty Lots available!!

August 3, 2018

The city-owned Eighth Addition, on the south edge of town, still has lots available! All information can be found on the website at: 8th Addition

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$1 Building Permits for Residential NEW CONSTRUCTION!!

August 3, 2018

Effective July 1, 2018 – Dec. 31, 2019, building permits for residential NEW CONSTRUCTION are only $1! There is an application process and the Council has to approve the fee waiver, but the Council is using this as an incentive to promote new houses being built in Alta! If you have questions, please call the…

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OFFICES CLOSED FOR THE MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY!

June 1, 2018

Just a reminder, City Hall, along with Alta Municipal Utilities, and the library will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019, in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.

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CITY OF ALTA EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

May 1, 2018

City application For any questions regarding employment opportunities, please contact the City Clerk at (712) 200-2105, or cityclerk@alta-tec.net.  The City of Alta is an equal opportunity employer.

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Garbage Pickup Tuesday, Sept. 5

May 23, 2017

Due to the Memorial Day Holiday, garbage will be picked up on Tuesday, May 28 instead of Monday, May 27.  Happy Labor Day to all!

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PROPER GARBAGE CONTAINER SIZE

October 29, 2014

The City if Alta would like to remind our residents that garbage containers are limited to four, 35 gallons or less each week.  Please use the proper sized container, or use no container at all.  If choosing to not use a container, please do not set garbage out prior to Monday morning.  Remember, recyclables are picked up…

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TREE TRIMMING REQUIRES PRIOR APPROVAL

September 2, 2014

Prior approval MUST be given by the City of Alta in order to trim trees on the City Parking and Right of Way.  Trees located on the City Parking, Right of Way, or within 8 feet of the outside edge of the road belong to the City of Alta. Other specifics do apply….please contact the…

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WATCH THIS GREAT VIDEO ABOUT ALTA, IOWA!!!

October 15, 2013

Our Story Productions created this video about Alta, Iowa. Alta, Iowa on Our Story’s The Celebrities

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