The Proposed Property Tax Levy for FY2023 can be found under the minutes and newsletters tab above
The City of Lawton Welcomes You
The City of Lawton is located just 7 miles east of Sioux City, Iowa. A perfect place to call home or visit for the day, our small city is located in the heart of the Midwest and boasts great schools, a restaurant, an antique shop, upholstery shop, boutique, pumpkin patch and more!
Recycle Dates: May 3 and 17 (June 1)
Garbage Service on Mondays - have to curb by 7am, space cans 3 foot apart and away from vehicles, have wheels on cart towards your house, anything left outside the cart will not be picked up.
May 1- Happy May Day!
May 5- Happy Cinco de Mayo!
May 8- Happy Mother's Day!
May 11- POSTPONED- No City Council Meeting
May 16- City Council Meeting 5:30pm in Friendship Center
May 15- Graduation Day at Lawton-Bronson
May 20- City bills are due
May 21- Armed Forces Day
May 26- Last day of school at Lawton-Bronson
May 30- Happy Memorial Day! (Garbage delayed until Tuesday, May 31)
May 30- City hall closed
June Save the Dates:
June 1- Recycling
June 7- General Primary Election- Friendship Center Polls open 7am-8pm
June 10 & 11- City wide rummages
June 10 through 17- City wide clean up days
E Main St. Project Updates
To receive direct updates on the E Main St project please complete the following form:
4/12/22 Still waiting to hear from contractor on timeframe.
5/9/2022 Sounds like this project will tentatively start the first part of June. Exact date will be sent out as soon as we know it! To be contacted directly submit your information on the form above.
City of Lawton Employees
COMMITTED TO SERVING THE COMMUNITY
TRICIA JERNBERG City Clerk
JUSTIN DUNNINGTON Public Works Supervisor
LUKE LAMBERT Public Works Assistant
City Hall Hours
101 E Maple Street, Lawton
City Maintenance Shop
206 West Main Street, Lawton
Lawton Bronson Jr. Sr. High School is located on the east side of Lawton.
Located next to the school, is a fitness center open to students and available to community members with a low annual membership fee.
City Hall is open Monday through Friday to serve community members' needs.
Tara Way Park is a favorite for kids of all ages. The Park includes a large open area and a picnic shelter. Tara Way Park was established around 1994 on property donated to the city by Arlen and Clarice Zenor. This park is located east of Tara Way at the east end of Birch Street. A shelter house is available to rent with kitchen accessories. Contact the City Clerk's office for rental information.
The Community Presbyterian Church offers many services for members and the community.
Bethel Lutheran Church offers many services for members and the community.
Lawton's football field, track and baseball fields are home to many events year-round.
The picnic shelter, located in Tara Way park, can be reserved for gatherings. The shelter includes a kitchen and bathrooms.
Veterans' Memorial Park is located southeast of the intersection of Cedar and Maple Streets. The FAMILY group (Fathers And Mothers Interested in Lawton's Youth) has erected a gazebo in the park housing a veteran's memorial stone. This memorial was donated by the Lawton Civic Development Corporation.
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