227 Main St Janesville IA 50647 United States of America

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Here are the answers to some of the frequently asked questions!


"When is Garbage Day?"

"Garbage Day" is Tuesday unless it falls on a holiday, then Wednesday.

Toters must be placed at curb/street side prior to 4:00 a.m. on collection day with the lid completely closed.  Specially marked bags and stickers, for garbage in excess of your toter, may be purchased at the City Clerk's Office or Janesville Library for $2.00 each.


"How and when can I dispose of yard waste"

Yard Waste to be collected by City Personnel must be placed in biodegradable garbage bags and/or tied in bundles weighing no more than thirty pounds (30#) each. 

If you prefer to haul your yard waste to the city's yard waste site, you must make prior arrangements with city personnel as the site cannot be accessed without their assistance.

For same day access to the yard waste site, please call the city clerk's office at (319)987-2905 before noon.

Yard waste may also be burned on private property outside of school hours. 


"When is my water bill due?"

Water bills are sent on or about the 15th of each month and are due by the 5th of the following month.  Payable by Cash or Check,  and can either be mailed to City Hall (P.O. Box 146), dropped off in person M-F 8:00am-4:30pm, or can be placed in the drop box on the South door of the City Clerk's office.

Auto Pay is also availble to all city residents.   Automatic Payment Authorization Form


"Where do I pay my traffic tickets and moving violations?" Most Speeding tickets and moving violations issued by Janesville Police Officers can be paid at the Bremer County Courthouse, Clerk of Court (across from Kwik Star) in Waverly IA.  (319)352-5661.  

**Occasionally tickets will be referred to Black Hawk County. Specific instructions are listed on the top or back of each ticket**


"What is the Phone number for the Post Office?"  

    Phone: (319) 987-2137  

    Hours: M-F 10:30am-2:00pm and 3:00pm-5:30pm 

    Lobby: 24/hr


"I'm trying to reach the Police Department, What is their phone number?"

The Janesville Police department does not hold regular office hours, For Emergencies Call 911.  For non-emergencies it is best to call the Bremer-Waverly Law Center at (319)352-5400 and they can relay a message to the Janesville Officers.