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  • NOTICE FOR REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR TREE REMOVAL

    NOTICE FOR REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL City of Britt Request for Proposals for Tree Removal and Tree Trimming The City of Britt, Iowa is soliciting proposals from qualified individuals for tree removal and tree trimming. Bids are due no later than 6:00PM on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at City Hall at...

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  • NOTICE TO REZONE PROPERTY

    NOTICE OF HEARING ON PROPOSAL TO CHANGE ZONING DISTRICT BOUNDARIES AS SHOWN ON THE OFFICIAL BRITT ZONING MAP TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Public notice is hereby given that there is now on file in the Office of the City Clerk of the City of Britt, Hancock County, State of...

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  • Sump Pump/Roof Drain Notice

    IMPORTANT NOTICE ON SUMP PUMPS AND ROOF DRAINS: The Iowa Department of Natural Resources monitors and regulates the amount of water that is bypassed from our sanitary sewer system. IDNR has issued a Notice of Violation of IAC 567 62.1(1) to the City because of the excess water draining in...

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  • Open House for Sealed Bids

    NOTICE OF ACCEPTING SEALED BIDS FOR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL PROPERTY PRESENTLY LOCATED AT 970 HIGHWAY 18 EAST, BRITT, IOWA TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Public notice is hereby given that an open house will be held at the property formerly known as the Britt Motel located at 970 Highway...

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  • Seasonal Employment

    Part-time Landscaper: City of Britt owns and maintains several areas of shrubbery and landscaping, this includes, but not limited to, these locations: City Hall, Library, Welcome Signs on both north and south edges of town and on Hwy 18, City Park, Lion's Park, Centennial Park, Camp Park, Callison Park, Swimming...

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  • Britt Draft Horse Show

    Lights, Camera, Action!  RFD's from "The Gentle Giants" are coming to town to film our very own Draft Horse Show on Labor Day Weekend.  This is a great event for our city, and a great opportunity to showcase the city.  Take a look at the article for more details. Gentle...

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  • Sump Pump Ordinance

    It is a violation of the Britt City Municipal Code to discharge sump pump/groundwater into the sanitary sewer system. 6-2-5 USE OF THE PUBLIC SEWERS 1. No person shall discharge or cause to be discharged any storm water, surface water, groundwater, roof runoff, subsurface drainage, including interior and exterior foundation...

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  • Quilt Raffle – Friend of the Britt Public Library

    Friends of the Britt Public Library is doing a Quilt Raffle to raise funds for programs at the Britt Public Library.  Ticket sales begin March 28 and go through April 9, 2016.  Tickets are $1.00/each or 6 for $5.00 and are available at the Britt Public Library.  Drawing will be...

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  • Drug Drop Off

    The Hancock County Sheriff's Office accepts unused and out of date prescription drugs from county residents 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at their office located at 875 State St, Garner, IA 50438. Don't let your medicine cabinet be a target for theft or a risk to your family...

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  • Grass Nuisance Ordinance

      ORDINANCE NO. 3-1-4 STREETS 5.  Dumping of snow or grass clippings.  It shall be unlawful for any person to throw, push, blow, or place or cause to be thrown, pushed, blown, or placed, any ice or snow or grass clippings from private property, sidewalks or driveways onto the traveled...

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  • Garbage and Recycling

    Garbage and Recycling need to be set out NO later than 7:00 a.m. on the morning of your pickup even if your normal pickup is usually not until 10:00-11:00 a.m.  Drivers change, routes change, and pickup times change.   Your garbage and recycling may be missed if it is not set out...

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  • WASTE MANAGEMENT

    WASTE MANAGEMENT HAS BROUGHT THE FOLLOWING TO OUR ATTENTION 1.  When setting out your garbage, please make sure you tie your garbage bags before putting them in the tote. 2.  The lids on all toes MUST CLOSE 3.  Set totes at least 5 foot apart or if possible at opposite ends of the driveway 4.  Front of totes need...

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  • Property Owners

    Attention Britt Residents: Chapter 11 of the City of Britt states each owner and each person in possession or control of any property shall be responsible to keep said property mowed so that grass or weeds are less than  7" in height.  Notice shall be given to those in violation...

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