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Trick or Treat
Baxter Trick or Treat Night will be on Tuesday, Oct. 31st from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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BAXTER MAYOR, TWO CITY COUNCIL SEATS UP FOR ELECTION Persons interested in running for Mayor or City Council positions can pick up nomination papers at Baxter City Hall. Documents can also be found on the Iowa Secretary of State’s website:
City Ordinance, Section 142.03, DUTY TO TRIM TREES states the homeowner shall keep the trees overhanging the street, trimmed so that all branches will be at least fifteen (15) feet above the surface of the street and eight (8) feet above the sidewalks.
No grass clippings
Please be advised it is unlawful for any person to mow or deposit grass clippings or yard waste into city streets and curbs per City ordinance Chapter 105.11 - Prohibited Practices. Thank you for your cooperation.
Golf Cart Registration
2023 Golf Cart Registration now Open at City Hall
EMA Alerts
Be prepared by signing up to receive weather alerts for Jasper County. Text JASPERIA to 67283 or visit
Nursing Home RFP
Proposed Property Tax Levy
Click the link below to see Levy /sites/default/files/uploads/agendas/levy-info.pdf
Baxter Snow Ordinance
Nov. 1st through April 1st