City of Glenwood, Iowa


Notice of Public Hearing – Monday, Aug 5, 2019 5:30 P.M.



The City Council of the City of Glenwood, Iowa, will meet on the 5 day of August, 2019, at the City Hall, Glenwood, Iowa, at 5:30 p.m., for the purpose of holding a public hearing on entering into a loan agreement (the “Loan Agreement”) in a principal amount not to exceed $1,630,000 for the purpose of paying the cost, to that extent, of acquiring equipment for the fire department, including a ladder truck, ambulance and related items.

The Loan Agreement is proposed to be entered into pursuant to authority contained in Section 384.24A of the Code of Iowa and will constitute a general obligation of the City.

At that time and place, oral or written objections may be filed or made to the proposal to enter into the Loan Agreement.  After receiving objections, the City may determine to enter into the Loan Agreement, in which case, the decision will be final unless appealed to the District Court within fifteen (15) days thereafter.

By order of the City Council of the City of Glenwood, Iowa.


Amber Farnan
City Clerk

Job Posting – GMU

Glenwood Municipal Utilities



PHONE # OFFICE 712-527-4868 or PLANT 712-527-4621






Status:           FULL TIME POSITION


Requirements: This candidate must possess a minimum of a High School Diploma or GED, must have or obtain an Iowa DNR Grade 1 Water Treatment and Grade 1 Water Distribution certification immediately upon fulfilling Iowa’s eligibility requirements or the ability to achieve these within 6 months of offered employment. Additionally, a Class B Commercial Driver’s License with tanker and air brake endorsements will be required within 6 month probationary period. Post-offer, pre-employment physical and drug screen will be required.

Job Salary and Benefits:

Policies & Schedule Hours:

Job Advancement:

Minimum requirements in State of Iowa water certification treatment & distribution programs with cross certification in wastewater system.  Advancement with each upgrade and Glenwood Municipal Utilities merit raise system.

Job Functions and Job Descriptions:

Requests for Bids

The City of Glenwood is requesting bid proposals for debris removal at Vine Street Bridge.

  1. Contractor shall shelve bank to reach debris and place it on the bank. Contractor shall remove all debris from the creek. Note: City will provide trucks to haul off debris to landfill.
  2. Contractor shall restore bank to its pre-flood condition. If there is not adequate materials to restore bank, contractor shall bring in 80 ton of riprap to restore.

Note:  riprap is an alternate – bid separately.

Please mail or bring bids to City Hall – 5 N. Vine St. Glenwood, IA 51534 by 4:30 p.m. Monday, July 1, 2019.

Please contact Perry Cook at 712-520-0845 for any questions.

2019 Aquatic Pool Rates

Rates have been set for the 2019 pool season!

Membership registration forms can be picked up at City Hall – 5 N. Vine St – Mon – Fri 7:30 am – 4:30 pm. You can also print out the membership registration from from the link on this page, please bring filled out form to City Hall. We accept cash, checks and debit/credit cards. Please contact City Hall at 712-527-4717 or email: with any questions or concerns.

Family pool pass – $175.00 includes up to 6 immediate family members living in the same household, with a maximum of 2 adults; add additional immediate family members at the same address for $10.00 each. Nanny or babysitter can be added $30.00 – Children 7 & under MUST be accompanied in the water and within arms reach of a parent, guardian, grandparent or babysitter who is 16 years or older. Nanny or babysitter can only use the pass when attending with the children.

Students – $50.00 (age 5-17)

Adults – $75.00 (age 18 & older)

Senior Citizen – $65.00 (62+ years)

YMCA (active)  members receive $10 discount off single pass or $15 discount off family pass – must show proof of active status

Military (Active or Retired) $20 discount off of single or family pass

Single Day Admissions

Adults (18+ years)  – $5.00

Senior Citizens (62+yrs) – $2.00

Students (ages 5-17) – $3.00

Children 4 years & younger  – No charge


Daily Adult Swim 12 pm – 1 pm Monday through Friday

Adults only (18 & older) $2.00 – Y members free


SUNDAY FAMILY FUN DAY: Every Sunday (up to 6 in family) – $15.00



 Aquatic Center Rules

Season Part-time Employees

The City of Glenwood is looking for seasonal part-time employees for our Street Dept and Park Dept. Duties would include mowing, weed eating and other outside work. If interested please call City Hall at 712-527-4717.

Drug Take Back – April 27, 2019

Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 10:00 a.m. – noon at Hy-Vee Pharmacy in Glenwood

HELP WANTED – Parks Deptartment

The City of Glenwood Parks Department is seeking a part-time seasonal recreational employee, mowing and recreational maintenance.

Applications can be picked up at City Hall 5 N. Vine St. or requested via email

Applications must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. on April 19, 2019. EOE

HELP WANTED – Street Department

The City of Glenwood Street Department is looking for a part-time seasonal worker. Applicants must have  a valid driver’s license & high school diploma. Mowing/weed eating experience preferred.

Applications can be picked up at City Hall 5 N. Vine Street or requested via email

Applications must be received by April 19, 2019 by 4:30 p.m.  EOE.