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Public Works

Baxter Public Works6557 HWY F-17W


The City of Baxter Public Works Department is headed by the Public Works Director who oversees and is responsible for the following divisions:

  • Water
  • Waste Water
    • Responsible for the treatment of wastewater and upkeep of the sanitary sewer system.  
  • Streets/Maintenance
    • Responsible for street maintenance, snow removal, and upkeep of storm water collection system.  
  • Cemetery/Parks
    • Responsible for cemetery/park cleanup and maintenance, cemetery grave marking and mowing of cemetery and parks.


  • Public Works Director
    Bryce Halter
    Cell 641-521-1040
    Office 641-227-3354
  • Maintenance – Mike Johnson from 2007-present.
  • Maintenance – Carey Petermeier from 2023-present.

Public Works Shop/Office phone – 641-227-3354, leave a message.  Normal business hours are from 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m., Monday – Friday, except during holidays, vacations, time off or days of limited staff due to training and other off-site requirements. If no answer, call city hall at 641-227-3120.

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