City Hall – Temporary Closure

City Hall will be closed for part of the day on Thursday, November 14, 2019 so that City Staff can attend a training seminar in Spencer, Iowa. City Hall will be closed from approximately 9:00am – 3:30pm. City Staff will be present at City Hall from 8:00am – 9:00am and 3:30pm – 4:30pm. The City […]

Polling Location – Okoboji Residents

The Dickinson County Auditor’s Office has advised the City of Okoboji that the polling location for the upcoming City and School elections will take place at The Roof Garden (37 Lake Street, Arnolds Park, Iowa, 51331). This is a change of location from the Okoboji City Hall.

Now Hiring- Public Works | Maintenance

The City of Okoboji has an opening for a full-time Public Works employee. The City of Okoboji, Iowa is seeking to hire a highly-skilled and self-motivated individual as a Public Works employee. This is a full-time position with excellent benefits. Applicant must be at least 18 years old, have a valid Iowa driver’s license along […]

Garbage Collection

As a reminder, since Labor Day has now passed, garbage and recycling is now collected just once a week on Mondays. More detailed information can be found HERE.


The “Lakes Pickleball” is an ad hoc committee of Iowa Great Lakes Area residents who are actively fundraising in an effort to build pickleball courts in the City of Okoboji’s Speier Park. The City of Okoboji has agreed to donate the land necessary as well as funding and future maintenance once the project is complete. […]

Storm Debris

The City of Okoboji Public Works staff will be picking up storm debris on Wednesday, August 21. Please have all debris neatly stacked and parallel to the curb no later than 7:00am on Wednesday morning.  All tree limbs and branches must be 10′ or less.

2019 Carriage Lane Resurfacing / Speier Park Improvements

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND LETTING –> CLICK HERE FOR PDF   NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND LETTING for 2019 City of Okoboji Carriage Lane Resurfacing and Speier Park Improvements Project Division I, II and III   Public notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Okoboji, in Dickinson County, Iowa, […]

2018 Water Quality Report

Please click HERE to review the 2018 Water Quality Report for the Okoboji Water Supply. This report contains specific information regarding the water quality in our water system.


As a reminder, Chapter 41.12 prohibits the use of fireworks within the City of Okoboji. You may review the full ordinance by clicking here. More specifically, Chapter 41.12.2 reads as follows, “Regulations. It is unlawful for any person to offer for sale, expose for sale, sell at retail, or use or explode any fireworks; …..” Please note […]