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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Emmetsburg Announcements
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Notice of Public Hearing – Proposed Property Tax Levy

The Emmetsburg City Council will conduct a public hearing on the proposed Fiscal Year 2021 City property tax levy on Monday, February 24 at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall Council Chambers – 2021 Main Street, Emmetsburg, IA 50536. Please click here to review the City’s FY20-21 Budget Max Levy Public Hearing Notice.
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Closed in Observation of President’s Day

City Hall and Emmetsburg Municipal Utilities will be closed Monday, February 17, 2020 for President’s Day.  Monday’s garbage route will be picked up on Tuesday, February 18, 2020.
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CANNON FOR GEESE

Public Notice In an effort to protect our lake, shore line, parks and community property, the City of Emmetsburg will be using a non-lethal cannon to deter the geese population from nesting on the lake. The cannon will need to be fired at random intervals, on and off for the next several months. Other steps […]
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Emmetsburg Announcements
Notices

Notice of Public Hearing – Proposed Property Tax Levy

The Emmetsburg City Council will conduct a public hearing on the proposed Fiscal Year 2021 City property tax levy on Monday, February 24 at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall Council Chambers – 2021 Main Street, Emmetsburg, IA 50536. Please click here to review the City’s FY20-21 Budget Max Levy Public Hearing Notice.
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Closed in Observation of President’s Day

City Hall and Emmetsburg Municipal Utilities will be closed Monday, February 17, 2020 for President’s Day.  Monday’s garbage route will be picked up on Tuesday, February 18, 2020.
Read More

CANNON FOR GEESE

Public Notice In an effort to protect our lake, shore line, parks and community property, the City of Emmetsburg will be using a non-lethal cannon to deter the geese population from nesting on the lake. The cannon will need to be fired at random intervals, on and off for the next several months. Other steps […]
Read More

Excellent Schools

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Emmetsburg-Catholic-Schools

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"Céad Míle Fáilte"…"100,000 Welcomes!"