Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

Thursday, November 24 – Closed
Friday, November 25 – Closed

Parks and Recreation:
Thursday, November 24 – Open 9 am to 12 noon
Friday, November 25 – Open regular hours/8 am to 9 pm

Thursday, November 24 – Closed
Friday, November 25 – Closed
Saturday, November 26 – Closed


The City is no longer accepting tree branches.  The maintenance plant is not available for drop-off as the city’s facility can not hold any more branches and is filled to capacity.  Branches can be taken to the following location:


The Fall No-Charge Yard Waste Days will be held as follows 8 am to 4 pm at GreenRU, 400 Freel Drive.  Please enter the site from Dayton to SE 5th Street, then north on Freel to the site; exit to the north to Lincoln Way.

November 12, 2022 — leaves and brush

November 26, 2022 — leaves

December 3, 2022 — leaves

GreenRU  ***CLOSED DECEMBER 16, 2022 – APRIL 1, 2023***

400 Freel Drive, Ames


Monday, Wednesday, Friday  12 noon to 5 PM

Saturdays  8 AM to 12 noon


City Council Working with Consultant on City Administrator Search

The City Council has hired a consultant to conduct the search for a new city administrator. The city is working with the consulting firm Hinson Consulting, LLC.  The process for the search will take place over the next three to four months. It is anticipated that a new city administrator will be hired by February of 2023.  If  interested in applying for the position please contact the consultant at or by phone at 641-373-2535.

City Begins Search for New Police Chief

The current Police Chief is retiring in January 2023.  The new Chief will supervise five police officers with 24/7 coverage in the quiet city of 4244 residents.  This is a full-time salary position with benefits.  Salary range is $70,941 to 88,806.

Pre-employment drug and alcohol and pre-employment physical required post offer.  The City of Huxley is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  EOE/AA

Click on the link below for job description and application.

Cover letter, resume and application must be submitted no later than October 24th and sent to:
Police Chief Search
City of Huxley
515 N. Main Avenue
Huxley, IA  50124

or email to:

Job Description