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The compost site will close for the season this week. Last curbside pick up is Friday, December 2nd. Requests must be received by NOON on Thursday, December 1st. The compost site will close at 4:00 pm on Saturday, December 3rd.

See you in the spring! The compost site will close for the season this week. Last curbside pick up is Friday, December 2nd. Requests must be received by NOON on Thursday, December 1st. The compost site will close at 4:00 pm on Saturday, December 3rd.

See you in the spring!
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The compost site will close for the season this week. Last curbside pick up is Friday, December 2nd. Requests must be received by NOON on Thursday, December 1st. The compost site will close at 4:00 pm on Saturday, December 3rd.

🍂 See you in the spring! 🌷

Due to an upcoming retirement, the City of Fort Dodge is seeking an enthusiastic, creative and innovative leader for the position of Police Chief to build on our past successes and lead the department to new levels of excellence.

Learn more about the department and job requirements at www.governmentjobs.com/careers/fortdodgeiowa/jobs/3815325/police-chief. Applications will be accepted through 5:00 pm CST on Friday, January 20, 2023.
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Due to an upcoming retirement, the City of Fort Dodge is seeking an enthusiastic, creative and innovative leader for the position of Police Chief to build on our past successes and lead the department to new levels of excellence. 

Learn more about the department and job requirements at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/fortdodgeiowa/jobs/3815325/police-chief. Applications will be accepted through 5:00 pm CST on Friday, January 20, 2023.

The agenda for tonight's City Council meeting can be found on our website. Meetings begin at 6:00 pm in Council Chambers at City Hall, 819 1st Ave S. There is a workshop scheduled to begin at 5 pm.

fortdodgeiowa.civicweb.net/Portal/MeetingInformation.aspx?Id=1159The agenda for tonight s City Council meeting can be found on our website. Meetings begin at 6:00 pm in Council Chambers at City Hall, 819 1st Ave S. There is a workshop scheduled to begin at 5 pm.

fortdodgeiowa.civicweb.net/Portal/MeetingInformation.aspx?Id=1159
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The agenda for tonights City Council meeting can be found on our website. Meetings begin at 6:00 pm in Council Chambers at City Hall, 819 1st Ave S. There is a workshop scheduled to begin at 5 pm. 

https://fortdodgeiowa.civicweb.net/Portal/MeetingInformation.aspx?Id=1159

City offices are closed today, Thursday, November 24, 2022, in honor of the Thanksgiving holiday. ... See moreSee less

City offices are closed today, Thursday, November 24, 2022, in honor of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Hey Thursday garbage route residents - don't forget trash collection is FRIDAY. Please don't put your cart curbside until tomorrow evening.Hey Thursday garbage route residents - don t forget trash collection is FRIDAY. Please don t put your cart curbside until tomorrow evening. ... See moreSee less

Hey Thursday garbage route residents - dont forget trash collection is FRIDAY. Please dont put your cart curbside until tomorrow evening.

City Projects Update

Current Projects - Click here for more information

Name: N 1st St Improvements Expected Completion: Spring 2023

Name: Community Sewer Initiative - 10th Ave N Expected Completion: Spring 2023

Name: NW RIver District (3rd Ave NW from 2nd St-7th St NW) Expected Completion: Spring 2023

Name: Veterans Bridge (1st Ave S) Expected Start: Spring 2023

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