If the weather allows, mosquito fogging will take place, TOMORROW, Thursday, May 23. We will resume fogging on Sunday evenings on June 2.
Mosquito fogging will begin May 19 and will continue every Sunday throughout the summer. If you have questions, comments or concerns, please contact City Hall. Do not contact the sprayer.
Remsen’s City-Wide Clean up Week June 1 – 7, 2019
The City of Remsen is declaring an amnesty from the landfill disposal cost during the above designated dates of June 1 – 7, 2019. Up to 2,000 pounds per household of “throw away” material delivered to the Plymouth County Landfill in Le Mars, Iowa will be paid by the City of Remsen and not billed to the household. Only residential properties (not commercial or industrial) can participate. Each household that wishes to participate must make their own arrangements and is responsible for hauling their material to the landfill during this amnesty period.
The City WILL NOT be picking up items at curbside as done prior to 2014. Do not place items in front of your house at curb side.
ITEMS NOT INCLUDED IN THIS AMNESTY:
• HAZARDOUS WASTE (paint, thinner, pesticide, insecticide, herbicide, batteries, fertilizer, fuels, oils)
• NORMAL HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE
• YARD WASTE
Citizens must pay a $10 per item demanufacturing charge at time of drop off for any “White Goods”. These include: air conditioners, microwaves, washers, dryers, refrigerators, freezers, fluorescent lights, water heaters, furnaces, dishwashers, dehumidifiers, ranges, ovens, trash compactors, and other cooling units.
The Plymouth County Landfill’s Hours during this week are: Tuesday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Swimming lesson sign up will be Saturday May 4 in the Council Chambers from 10:00am-12:00pm
Save the date…Catalanos food truck is coming to town Tuesday, April 23. They will be set up in Farm Fresh Foodtown’s parking lot and will serve 11:00-6:30.
Applications are being accepted for:
seasonal part time position(s) for mowing and ball park maintenace. Valid driver’s license is required.
Lifeguards and WSI certified lifeguards. Reimbursement for certification is available.
Applications can be picked up at City Hall or APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT
Applications due April 15, 2019.
The City of Remsen will hold a public meeting regarding our Active Transportation Plan, hosted by the Active Transportation Committee and Nicole Peterson from SIMPCO on Wednesday, March 13 at 6:30 p.m. in City Council Chambers. Topics will include the condition of Remsen’s current sidewalk and trail systems and future improvements and additions. The city is seeking public input in regards to long-term planning for sidewalks and trails. Proposed Active Transportation Plan and maps of proposed improvements will be available after March 4 on City of Remsen website. Please review materials in advance of the meeting if possible.