Altoona News

Altoona Fire Department hosting a Blood Drive on May 25thMay 14, 2019


The City of Altoona is looking for City Engineer candidates.  Please view the job ad and job description below. To access the application, please click below: Find Job Openings


WATER PAYMENTS Payments can be paid to: Altoona City Hall, 407 8th St SE – office hours are 8:00 am – 4:30 pm – Monday – Friday. Night deposit drop box, behind Altoona City Hall, 407 8th St SE – box is emptied each morning. Hy-Vee Food Stores, Customer Service Dept. – accepts payments from […]

City of Altoona – Pay by Phone to your Utility AccountNov 2, 2018

1st Ave. Street Closure – Starting May 6thApr 30, 2019

1st Avenue. Future Street Closure InformationApr 18, 2019

Rain Barrel Grant ProgramMar 29, 2019

Sidewalk Repair GuideMay 8, 2018

Some sidewalks in Altoona have been marked with spray paint recently. In order to provide a safer, more accessible community, the City of Altoona has been marking defective sidewalks.  If your sidewalk has been marked, you will be receiving a letter in the mail. This letter will outline your specific sidewalk issue and give you […]

NEW! City of Altoona YouTube ChannelApr 12, 2019

We are pleased to announce we have created a new YouTube channel for the City. Please click on the link below to view. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQoiLD4KtkchX-EOB1uuM9A

IS IT TREATED?May 9, 2014

There is a common misconception about the municipal storm drain system.  There are two underground pipe systems that carry water away.  The first is the sanitary sewer for waste that is sent to a treatment facility, cleaned to meet strict EPA standards and released back to the water supply system.  The second is the storm […]