Moving to Columbus Junction

New to Columbus Junction?

Thank you for picking our community! Below is some information and contacts to help make the transition to your new home easier.

Utilities

·        Water & Sewer – Open an account at City Hall, 232 Second St. Business hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. A $100 deposit is required.

·        Garbage & Recycling – There is weekly pick up of garbage with a limit of two containers per week, per household. Apartment buildings may differ. There is also a weekly pick up of recyclables. Apartment buildings do not have recycle pickup. The cost is $19 per month for garbage and recycling and the service is billed by the City monthly. Pick up a green recycling tote when you sign up at City Hall.

·        Electricity & Gas

o   City residents- Alliant. Go to www.alliantenergy.com to start an account and get service started.

o   Rural residents- REC. Call (563) 732-2211 to get service started.

·        Internet and cable TV

o   Mediacom: Call (800) 479-2082 to start services

o   Windstream : Call (800) 444-2841 to start services

o   Louisa Communications- internet only provider : Call (319) 868-7636 to start service

o   Exede Satellite Internet – www.exede.com

Family needs

·        Daycare

o   Colonel’s Kids Child Care Center- 250 Colonels Drive (319) 728-5101

·        Preschool

o   Colonel’s Kids Child Care Center- 250 Colonels Drive (319) 728-5101

o   The Great Beginnings- 517 2nd St. (319) 728-2669

o   Columbus Community School District- 1210 Colton St. (319) 728-2911

·        K-12

o   Columbus Community School District- 1210 Colton St. (319) 728-2911

·        Community College

o   Eastern Iowa Community College- (800) 462-3255

·        Nursing Home

o   Colonial Manor- offers independent care, assisted living, nursing care and rehabilitated care- 814 Springer Ave. (319) 728-2276

Library

Sign up for an account to get full access to library services.

Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday- 11:00 a.m. – 6 p.m., Wednesday- 11:00 a.m. – 7 p.m.,

Friday- 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Saturday- 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., Sunday- Closed

Address: 232 Second St.

Phone: (319) 728-7972