City of Alden Public Works Department
The City of Alden is responsible for providing water, waste water and garbage services. Read the information below for more information.
Water and Waste Water Services
For water and waste water service, contact City Hall at 515-859-3344. For service-related issues originating before the meter, contact Jeff Fiscus at 641-751-0052, Tom Vanderloop at 641-373-6422 or Dan Zoske at 641-373-6423. For service-related issues within a home or business after the meter, repair is the responsibility of the home or business owner.
Garbage and Recycling
For garbage removal services to a home or business within city limits, please contact City Hall at 515-859-3344. Garbage collection occurs on Thursdays for residents. Recycling pickup occurs every other Thursday at curbside. On opposite Thursdays of the month, a green recycling bin is available for drop offs next to City Hall.
The City of Alden is served by the following utility providers for electric, gas, telephone, internet and television services. These services are the responsibility of each home or business owner.
Gas and Electricity Service: Alliant Energy www.alliantenergy.com
Telephone and Internet:
Woolstock Mutual Telephone Company: www.wmtel.net
GreenBelt Satellites: providers of Dish, DirecTV and Exede
In the case of a life-threatening or dangerous emergency, please dial 911. For issues with city supplied services, contact one of our city's maintenance crew members:
John Schwenneker 641-373-6422
Jason Reifschneider 641-373-6423