Friday, December 15, 2017
City Of Marshalltown
About Public Works

The Public Works Deparment consists of six divisions that provide various services to the community, including maintenance of certain city infrastructures:

  • Marshalltown Aviation, Inc.
  • Marshalltown Municipal Transit
  • The Compost Facility
  • Engineering
  • Sewer Maintenance
  • Streets Division
  • Utilities Division

STREET LIGHTS: While our Utilities Division maintains traffic control signals, the Public Works Department is not responsible for maintenance of street lighting.  If you need to report a street light that is not working, please call Alliant Energy at 1-800-255-4268, or click the link below.  The link will take you to a page on Alliant Energy's web site.


Report a street light maintenance problem


Employment Opportunities 


E-mail the Public Works Director


Service Line Warranty Program   (Printable pdf document)


Public Works Office

City Hall

36 N. Center St.

Marshalltown, IA 50158

Office Hours: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Monday - Friday


Airport (Marshalltown Aviation, Inc.):  641-752-0012 

Compost Facility:  641-754-5745 

Engineering:  641-754-5734

Marshalltown Municipal Transit:  641-754-5719

Public Works Office: 641-754-5734

Sewer Maintenance:  641-754-5749

Street Superintendent:  641-754-5748 

Utilities Division:  641-754-5761




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