About Emmetsburg, Iowa

Emmetsburg, Iowa takes pride in our relaxed atmosphere and family oriented lifestyle.

Emmetsburg small enough that you can get to know your neighbors, but large enough to offer almost everything you want or need.

Five Island Lake is a popular tourist destination where people can enjoy boating, fishing and swimming.  Smith Wellness Center, offers various recreational activities for the young and the old.



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Holiday Garbage Schedule

We will be closed Monday, February 20th in observance of President’s Day.  Monday’s garbage will be picked up on Tuesday, February 21, 2017.
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Year-To-Date EMU has puchased $14,520 Chamber Bucks

EMU offers a choice of a credit on your gas bill or Chamber bucks when someone applies for a rebate for replacement of more energy efficient gas appliances.  Since January 1, 2016, EMU has purchased $14,520 in Chamber Bucks.  For more information on this program, please follow the link.  http://emmetsburg.com/rebates/
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Can Redemption

The can cage that was previously located at the Horizon’s Can Redemption Center is now located at the Field of Dreams Little League Complex in Emmetsburg. Proceeds from all donated cans will go to support Little League Programs.
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Excellent Schools








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