Located in northeast Iowa. Established in 1873 

Open Burning

   burning leaves

Spring Open Burning Dates are April 1st through May 12th, 2019. 

Residents are reminded this is for natural yard waste only. 

Burning of trash or processed lumber is not allowed.  

History of Oelwein

The town of Oelwein was laid out in a corn field purchased from G.A. Oelwein on the coming of the Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railroad (later called the Rock Island) in 1872. Some years later... Read More

Contact Us

 (319) 283-5440
 (319) 283-4032
 20 2nd Ave. S.W.