City Utilities & Services

Alliant Energy 


Alliant Energy supplies natural gas and electricity for all  in town residents,  To set up a new service or cancel a service visit their website or call the 800 number listed above.

Ashton Municipal


The City of Ashton provides all in town residents with Water, Sewer & Garbage Pickup.  Please contact the city clerk at the number listed above to set up a new service or disconnect a service before moving.

Rural Ashton Residence 

 - Cooperative Energy Company is an option for LP Gas visit them at

 - Osceola Electric (REC) is an option for your electrical needs visit

Things to Remember

  • Garbage Pick-Up​

    • Garbage pick up is every Friday Morning beginning as early as 4:00 am​

    • Garbage cans must be placed at the end of the driveway

    • A limit of two garbage cans per household is allowed with a maximum weight of 75 pounds when filled

    • If you have additional items to be picked up you need to purchase a tag from Bill Honkomp of Hosper's Sanitation (712)724-6239

    • Additional containers of garbage set out above the limit of two garbage cans will not be picked up by the sanitation department

    • Specialty items - such as electronics, paint or other hazardous materials must have a tag 

    • There are two city wide clean up days each year - Spring & Fall *Dates will be posted at a later time

  • Recycling ​

    • A recycle container will be provided when you move to town

    • Recycling pickup is the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month

    • Please click here to see what items are considered recyclable "Recyclable Items"

  • City Bill​

    • Your City bill is due the 15th of the month

    • A 1.5% financing fee will be added to all late bills​

    • Any delinquent bill will be charged a $15 fee and the water will be shut off

    • A $10.00 fee will be required to be paid before the water service will be reopened

    • City bill can be dropped off at the Ashton State Bank, mailed to: City of Ashton 2191 Nettle Ave, Ashton, IA 51232 or paid online by credit card or e-check at eNETPAY (there will be a $3.00 per $100 fee if paid online)

  • New to Town or Moving​

    • Contact the City Clerk at (712)724-6297 to set up a new service or disconnect a service before moving

    • A $200 deposit is required for any tenant moving into the City of Ashton.  The deposit is required before the water will be turned on

    • If the bill is kept current the deposit will be refunded upon departure from the City of Ashton