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Christmas Street Pole Decorations, Winter Banners and Banner Enhancers

Take a look around Railroad Highway and 3rd Street and see the new Christmas Street Pole Decorations that were purchased in partnership with Friends of Underwood, Optimist International and Underwood Memorial Building Association (UMBA).

The new winter banners purchased now have “Banner Enhancers.”

A BIG THANK YOU TO THOSE WHO DONATED the Banner Enhancers:  Keith Crandall (Underwood Truck Stop), American National Bank, Shiloh Properties, Snyder & Associates, US Bank, Fred Roane, Dave Lyons Auto Repair, John Tiarks (Midline and Minden), Arrow Towing, MER Engineering, Dennis and Ginny Bardsley, Dan and Sheila Pedersen, Josh and Katie Madsen, and Linda Jennings.

Enjoy the holiday season!


Santa Visit at City Hall on Saturday, December 14 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Please join Santa with your little ones for pictures with Santa.  Pictures available to be emailed only, free.  Please come join in the holiday spirit!  Sponsored by the City of Underwood.



Western Iowa Development Association (WIDA)

Underwood and Pottawattamie County Residents:

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Find the up-to-date Calendar of Events at www.WIDAIowa.org



Animal Control HOTLINE –#(712) 366-1143



Per Ordinance No. 213 Section 106.08

106.08.01 Fee for Collection. The fee for solid waste collection and disposal service, used or available, is $12.50 per month.

106.08.02 Fee for Extra Container: Should a household require/request an extra container, there will be an additional fee of $6.00 per month.

106.08.03 Fee to replace container that is destroyed or removed from property: The fee to replace a container destroyed or removed from a property is $95.00.

CITIZENS MAKE NOTE: Any extra waste outside or around the container will not be picked up unless the Extra Container Fee has been paid beforehand so please plan accordingly.  Both cans must be MTS cans.

Zoning Ordinances

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City Council

What’s Happening in Underwood:

Recycling How To

Recycling Calendar January through June 2020

Recycling Calendar July through December 2019