How do I sign up for utilities?
Stop by the city offices at 106 S. 1st St. A deposit of $150 is required before water, sewer, and electricity are turned on. All customers should notify the City Offices prior to moving out of a residence so a final meter reading can be taken. The telephone number is 402-329-4535.
How are my utilities billed?
Water, Sewer, Electricity, and Garbage are all billed out once a month as part of one statement. You will receive your bill stub approximately the last week of each month. Customers receive a percentage discount if the utility bill is paid by the 10th of the month.
When is my trash pickup?
Depending on where you live, garbage is picked up once a week by the alley. If you do not have an alley, it will be picked up at the end of your driveway. The City’s garbage contractor is M&M Sanitation of Pierce.
Who is the telephone provider?
For telephone service, you need to contact Pierce Telephone Company at 112 S. 5th. St. The telephone number is 402-329-6225.
Who is the cable provider?
For cable service, you need to contact Cable One out of Norfolk. Their phone number is 402-379-2330.
Who is the natural gas supplier?
For natural gas service, you need to contact Blackhills Energy. Their phone number is 888-890-5554.
Does the City have a dump?
Tree branches, grass clippings, and yard waste can be taken to the City’s yard waste dump. Starting in April 2016, the City’s new dump site will be located a half mile west of the golf course along the Pierce/Neligh Road. The dump hours are Wednesdays from 3-6:00 p.m., and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The Pierce County Leader will have future updates.
Do you have a recycling program?
The City has a recycling trailer located south of the City offices. #1 and #2 plastics, and metal (soup) cans are accepted. Newspapers, magazines, cardboard, and aluminum cans can be dropped off at the marked bins located north of the courthouse.