Public Works

The Public Works Department is responsible for:

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Landfill Operations

The department also provides full administrative and operations staff support to the Dubuque Metropolitan Area Solid Waste Agency for its landfill operations, yard waste composting, household hazardous materials management, electronic waste management, and solid waste management education programs.

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Contact Us

  1. Arielle Swift PhotoArielle Swift  |  email
    Public Works Director

    Municipal Services Center
    925 Kerper Ct., Dubuque, IA 52001
    Phone: 563.589.4250
    Fax: 563.589.4252

    Staff Directory

    Phone customer service:
    Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    In-person customer service:
    Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.