Storm Debris, Sandbags, & Lake Levels

Residents who have storm debris, please  cut in to manageable sections of 10′ or less. As weather and availability permit, City Staff will pick up from curb. Sand and sand bags are available to Dickinson County residents. Go to for the locations and details. Lake levels can be found here:  


  The annual Clean-Up Day will be Monday, June 3rd, 2024.  It will be 1 day only. Clean-Up Day is designed to pick up items not normally picked up for regular garbage collection & is for residential only.  Please limit the weight of items you wish to have picked up &  have your items at the curb before the designated day. Be sure […]

2024 Stake Out Road HMA Resurfacing Project

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND LETTING for 2024 City of Okoboji Stake Out Road HMA Resurfacing Project Public notice is hereby given that the City of Okoboji, in Dickinson County, Iowa, will meet on May 14, 2024, at 6:00 pm, at which time and place a public hearing will be held in the Council Chambers […]

Hydrant Flushing

The City of Okoboji is flushing fire hydrants begging today (Monday, April 22) and will continue through the week. This could result in a temporary drop in water pressure and some discoloration. Those who experience that should run cold tap water until it is clear. Anyone with questions should contact city hall at 332-2550.

NOW HIRING: Full-time Police Officer

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY FULL-TIME POLICE OFFICER CITY OF OKOBOJI   The City of Okoboji Police Department is now accepting applications for a full-time police officer. Applicants must be certified or certifiable with the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy and meet all minimum requirements to work as a police officer in Iowa. For further information, contact Police Chief […]

Yard Waste Pick Up Resumed

The City of Okoboji has resumed picking up yard waste each Wednesday as weather permits. Yard waste such as grass clippings, leaves, and brush should be in paper yard refuse bags. These bags must not exceed 40 pounds each. Branches are also picked up, but must be bundled. Please limit the size of branches to […]


Can I ride my ATV/UTV/Snowmobile on the street? City Ordinance permits ATVs/UTVs/Snowmobiles to operate on City of Okoboji streets. However, the operation of Snowmobiles is not permissible on Highway 71. See Chapter 75 of the City of Okoboji Municipal Code. ATVs/UTVs are permissible on Highway 71. The permissible Highway 71 crossing points in the City of Okoboji […]

Public Access Dock Renewals

The City will be mailing renewal information today (01/05/2024) via mail. These letters and application are being sent to the property address that we have on file for your water bill. The renewal application itself is straightforward, intended to expedite the process. To ensure a smooth renewal procedure, we kindly request that you return this […]