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Compost Pile – Reopened

The flooding at the compost pile has receded.  The compost pile has been reopened.  Thank you for your patience.

Storm Tree Debris Removal

The City of Belle Plaine is working on tree debris removal in response to the thunderstorm, which occurred June 30, 2014. Debris collection will begin right away and will continue until further notice. Priorities for removal efforts will be placed on clearing right-of-ways, primary routes, and secondary routes accordingly.  In an effort to expedite the [...]

Garbage Pick-up

Garbage pick-up will be on Saturday, July 5th this week due to the 4th of July holiday.  Pick-ups are expected to be slightly earlier in the day than normal.

Water Restrictions Lifted

With input from our water department, we have decided to lift the water restrictions for a two week trial run starting on Friday, June 27.  We will monitor our wells to see how they react.  We still caution residents to use moderation when dealing with any outdoor water use.   Mayor Dave Fish


Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987 and other nondiscrimination authorities, it is the policy of the City Government of Belle Plaine, Iowa that discrimination based on race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or income status shall not occur in connection [...]

Council Agenda – May 6, 2013

  Belle Plaine City Council Meeting City Hall, Council Chambers Monday, May 6, 2013   6:00 p.m. Tentative Agenda   1.      Call to Order        2.      Roll Call 3.      Pledge of Allegiance 4.      Approval of Consent Agenda – Council Minutes – April 15                          Bills  &  Receiving/Filing of Minutes From:   Library Board – March 26                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     5.      Residents [...]

Sign up for a Nixle account – It’s FREE

Nixle is a Community Information Service that is dedicated to helping people stay connected with the information that is most important to them and their family. With Nixle you will receive a text message or email from the Belle Plaine Police Department or the City Clerk’s Office.  For instance snow emergencies or delay in garbage pickup. [...]

Outdoor Burning Regulations

Burning Hours and Regulations Section 3-26-14  Regulating and Prohibiting Outdoor Burning.  No garbage, wool, rubber, leather, plastic or refuse shall be burned outdoors at any time within the limits of this city. (1)   Definitions. For use within this ordinance the following terms are defined: (a)  Garbage. As used in this ordinance, the definition for “garbage” shall [...]

Making Water Bill Payments

SECTION 6-81-11    METHOD OF PAYMENT. Payment of bills shall be made by cash, check or money order. Check or money order shall be made payable to the Belle Plaine Water Department. Checks, unless certified, are credited subject to collection. Cash payments are to be made only at the Water Department Office at City Hall. Checks [...]


City Council meets the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers Planning & Zoning Board meets as needed  Main Street Design Committee meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at 5:15 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers Park Board meets the 3rd  Wednesday of each month at [...]