Public Works

The City of Cherokee Public Works Department consists of the Water, Wastewater and Street Divisions. Luke Gravenish, Public Works Director oversees the day to day operations of these departments.

Customer Service

The City of Cherokee strives to deliver excellent customer service.  The water, sewer and storm sewer utilities are owned by the community.  Our goal is to deliver dependable service at the lowest cost to our homes and businesses.  We are here to answer any questions you might have regarding billing and payment, new residents, and starting and stopping service.

If you need to set up new service, discontinue service,  or if you have any questions or concerns about your utility service or bill, please contact us at City Hall, 416 W. Main, call us at 712-225-5749, or e-mail us at

Customer Service Hours
Cherokee City Hall
416 W. Main St.
Monday through Friday:  8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

416 West Main Street, Cherokee IA 51012 (712) 225-5749