Moving to Columbus Junction

Thank you for picking our community! Below is some information and contacts that we hope will make the transition easier.

Utilities – City

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 set up your account at City Hall.

Automatic debit is available for monthly payment. We do not take credit or debit cards.

Utilities – Non-City

·             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

·        Preschools

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

o   The Great Beginnings (at the Methodist Church)  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  232 Second St.  (319) 728-7972

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

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Tuesday 10:00 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Friday 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Saturday 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Sunday and holidays closed