News & Announcements


The City of Mason City is currently accepting quotes from well-qualified firms to perform pre-demolition asbestos abatement work at 1450-1452 and 1454 N. Federal Ave. in Mason City. Complete sealed quote submittals are due in the Development Services Department by 3:00 PM, Thursday, October 8, 2020. Quotes may be mailed, delivered by courier service, or hand delivered; quotes submitted via facsimile or email will not be accepted. It is the City’s intent to award a contract for this work within one week of the submittal opening. A notice to proceed will be issued within 14 days of the contract being executed. All work must be completed within three weeks of the notice to proceed. ? If you are interested in submitting a quote for this project, you can visit the City of Mason City’s webpage,, and download the submittal packet. From the home page, click the “Business” tab at the top of the page and select “Project Bid Opportunities” from the pop-up menu. Quote solicitation packets will also be available from the Development Services Dept. at City Hall, 10 1st Street. NW, Mason City, IA. Please contact me to arrange for a bid packet pickup. ? Any questions about this solicitation must be submitted, in writing, no later than 4:30 PM, Monday, October 5, 2020. All questions will be answered in writing in the form of an addendum to the Request for Quotes. You may submit questions via email to You can also submit questions on the solicitation web page.
Posted: 9/21/2020
This information is updated regularly.
Posted: 9/18/2020
Due to the COVID-19 situation, the Elmwood - St. Joseph Cemetery Board has decided to postpone the Cemetery History Walk to a later date.
Posted: 9/2/2020
The City of Mason City is soliciting quotations from contractors for Snow and or Ice removal on sidewalks. Written proposals are being accepted at the office of Development Services, Neighborhood Services Division, City Hall, 10 1st ST NW, 3rd Floor, Mason City, IA 50401 until 2:00pm, on Friday, September 18, 2020.
Posted: 8/31/2020
Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting September 1, 2020.
Posted: 8/25/2020
12th Street NW between Federal Avenue and Madison Avenue will be closed for several months.
Posted: 7/9/2020
Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting
Posted: 6/9/2020
Park Board Meeting Location Update
Posted: 4/13/2020
Posted: 11/14/2018