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  Underwood, Iowa Residents – Update 3/18/19 at 2:25 p.m.

ATTENTION:  The city is back to normal operations and fully restored for sewer operations.

**Permanent power has been restored to the lift station.**

The City would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to City crews, assisting agencies, volunteers, and citizens for rallying together.  It took the efforts of all to reach the restoration.

There has been discussion about different social media avenues for the city to pursue.

We will work towards a Facebook and Twitter page this spring and other possibilities.

The City continues to URGE people to sign up for the Pottawattamie County Emergency Notification System at:


Enjoy the week!


Dog License Renewals 2019 Information – DUE DATE WAS 3/1/19

Dog License Renewal Letters have been mailed out to licensed owners. If you know of someone who has a new dog to them, please notify them to contact City Hall. We have begun issuing dog licenses.  Late fees effective 4/1/19.

Dog License Application 2019

Underwood Dollars for Scholars Chicken Dinner-Sunday, March 31

Sunday, 3/31 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at UMBA Hall, Underwood, Iowa.  Click on flyer for more information.

Underwood Dollar for Scholars Chicken Dinner 2019


Underwood Volunteer Fire/Rescue Pancake Breakfast-Sunday, April 7

Sunday, April 7 from 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Fire Station, 218 Second Street, Underwood.

Free Will Donations.

2019 Underwood Fire Pancake Breakfast


City of Underwood 2019 Photography Contest

Do you have some amazing photos of our area?  Would you like to see them featured in the 2019 City of Underwood website?

Here’s the scoop:  We are looking for unique color photographs that represent the beauty and wonder of life in our beautiful town.  Photos must have been taken inside Underwood addresses.

 This contest is open to all citizens who have an Underwood address or go to school at Underwood Community Schools.  There will be 3 age categories:  6-12, 13-18, 19+.

Submissions must be RECEIVED in our office by Monday, August 5, no later than 2:00 p.m.   

Entry Agreement/Photography Release (page 2) MUST be completed and signed and submitted with photos.

2019 City Photo Contest

Zoning Ordinances

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City Council

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Recycling How To

Recycling Calendar January through June 2019

Recycling Calendar July through December 2019

January 2019 Newsletter