Welcome to the City of Cresco

Welcome to the City of Cresco

Here you will find valuable information on the services the City provides to the citizens of Cresco including utilities, street maintenance, and oversight of the Police Department, Public Library, and Fitness Center. Located in scenic Northeast Iowa, Cresco is a community with a population just under 4,000.
 

Contact us: 563-547-3101 or email: cityhall@cityofcresco.com or at 130 N Park Place Cresco IA 52136

The City of Cresco supports fair housing practices.
Call 563.547.3101 if you have any fair housing concerns.

City Council Meetings are now available on Youtube

City Council Meetings are now available on Youtube

City Council Meetings are now available on Youtube




Notice of Request for Sealed Bids for Rental of Farm Land

Notice of Request for Sealed Bids for Rental of Farm Land

The City of Cresco, Iowa will accept sealed bids for the rent of the crop ground located at the Cresco Airport, consisting of of approximately 79 acres, more or less, located in the Northwest Quarter (NW 1/4) of 27-99-11. Bids should be made and submitted on a per-acre basis. The City will award the contract to the highest bidder. A successful bidder will be required to enter into a three-year lease to prepared by the City. The annual cash rent will be due March 1st of each year. The City reserves the right to reject any and all bids.

Tenant must be in compliance with the Airport Height Restrictions contained in the Code of Ordinances of the City of Cresco and any state, federal or local regulations. Specifically, no crops greater than 4 feet tall may be planted within the first 100 feet from each side of the runway, and only beans, oats, hay or small grains may be grown on the leased premises. Corn may be grown outside the 100-foot buffer.

Sealed bids should be submitted to the office of the City Clerk at 130 N. Park Place Cresco, IA 52136 in writing no later than 1:00 p.m. on November 15, 2021.

Notice
It is illegal to rake or accumulate yard waste on any public street, alley or right-of way. Yard waste means any debris such as grass clippings, leaves, garden waste, brush and trees.






Upcoming Board Agendas


Going Green with utility bill by E-mail - sign up today!

Customers have the option of Going Green by having their water utility bill sent via e-mail. If you would like to participate in this program, go to the Utility Forms menu tab on the left to access a printable form.

DIRECT DEBIT FORM

In an effort to reduce costs and time for the City, we are urging residents to sign up for Direct Debit to pay their water bills by ACH (Automated Clearing House). ACH payments are automatically posted to the accounts.  Go to the Forms menu tab on the left to access a printable form.