Speier Park Playground – Closure & Bid

THE SPEIER PARK PLAYGROUND BIDDING AS BEGUN AND WILL GO THROUGH SEPTEMBER 12. For more information visit www.govdeals.com/okobojiia. The playground at Speier Park will be closed effective Tuesday, September 5, 2023 to start the first phase of the Speier Park improvements project. If you would like to be notified when the bidding process starts, please […]


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 that the discharge […]

Speier Park Renderings

The City of Okoboji is excited to unveil new renderings of the reconstruction of the Speier Park playground. Following extensive discussions since 2020, the City of Okoboji Park Board has been diligently working to develop a design that meets the City’s core criteria and sets the stage for an exceptional recreational space. The City thanks […]


The annual Clean-Up Day will be Monday, June 5th, 2023.  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 all […]

Hydrant Flushing

The City of Okoboji is flushing fire hydrants begging today (Tuesday, April 25) 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.

Yard Waste Pick Up & Spring Clean Up Day

The City of Okoboji will begin yard waste pick up on Wednesday April 19, 2023 weather permitting. As a reminder… Landscape Waste is picked up curbside by the City each Wednesday during the growing season when the weather permits. We will publicize, the beginning and end of landscape waste collection. Yard waste such as grass […]

Brooks North Lane

Work has began on the 2023 Brooks North Lane project. Improvements being made on Brooks North Lane will include removal and replacement of intake box outs at sevenlocations in the cul–de–sac. Over the years, these storm sewer grates have gradually shifted away from the curb allowing for water to infiltrate under the road. There will […]

Pickleball and Tennis Nets Are Up

The tennis nets and pickleball nets have been installed at Speier Park. Windscreens typically do not go up until late May to protect the longevity of the windscreens against harsh weather. PLEASE NOTE: The bathrooms are not yet open for the season.