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Rural recycling is no longer available in Stanhope. Questions please contact Rick Young at 515-460-0952.

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Watermelon Day


Saturday, July 20, 2024 is Stanhope Watermelon Day.  The event will be kicked off with the parade, starting at 10:30 AM.  Join us for the fun!

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Thinking About Summer?


Don't forget to conserve water everyday as the warmer temperatures arrive. Every drop counts! The more water you conserve today the more water we have for the future.

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Need Help with City Services Schedule?


Confused which day is YOUR trash pickup day? Does the City offer Recycling? When can I water my yard in the warmer months? Don't see the information you need? Give us a call, we will gladly assist you.

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