Welcome to the City of Cresco

Welcome to the City of Cresco

Here you will find valuable information on the services the City provides to the citizens of Cresco including utilities, street maintenance, and oversight of the Police Department, Public Library, and Fitness Center. Located in scenic Northeast Iowa, Cresco is a community with a population just under 4,000.

Contact us: 563-547-3101 or email: cityhall@cityofcresco.com or 130 N Park Place Cresco IA 52136

Cresco Dementia Caregiver Support Group
First Friday of the month at 1:30pm

Cresco Public Library

             City Hall will be
                  closed on

       Thursday, November 23
        and Friday, November 24
    In observance of Thanksgiving Day

Yard Waste Notice

Yard Waste Notice

Tuesday, November 14th is the last day for curbside pick up.

       All yard waste must be set out before 7:00 a.m.

       It is unlawful for any person to deposit leaves or

       grass clippings on any street.  It may wash into

       city storm sewers and clog the sewers.

                                    Code of Ordinances, Cresco, Iowa Section 135.03   

Going Green with utility bill by E-mail - sign up today!

Starting February, customers have the option of Going Green by having their water utility bill sent via e-mail.  If you would like to participate in this program, go to the Utility Forms menu tab on the left to access a printable form.


In an effort to reduce costs and time for the City, we are urging residents to sign up for Direct Debit to pay their water bills by ACH (Automated Clearing House). ACH payments are automatically posted to the accounts.  Go to the Utility Forms menu tab on the left to access a printable form.