Emergency Announcements

Make sure sump pumps are going to the storm sewer and not going down the sanitary sewer.

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Lakeside residents please help monitor park areas for vandalism. There has been problems with Port-a-Pot damage and flower destruction. Please call the Sheriff (Sheriff’s Non- Emergent Phone Number 712-749-2530) or City Hall (City Hall’s phone number 712-732-6601) if you see anything suspicious. Or call 911 if immediate or urgent attention is needed.

Dog licenses are available and are mandatory per city ordinance.


ACH for bill paying is now available.

All recyclable bins must be the large bin.



Lakeside Parks

Lakeside has many parks and public spaces that most Lakeside residents probably do not know about. We also have the nicest sandy beachfront on the lake. The parks and public spaces are:

1) Mills Park- with covered shelter and grills- on the lake between Lakeside Marina and the state boat ramp.

2) Mandeville Park and ball field- across from Lakeside Marin playground equipment-used without charge. Also frisbee golf is located here.

3) Edson Park (formerly known as ABC park) on lake between Lake St. and Park St. – covered picnic area with grill, playground equipment and swimming beach

4) Fredrickson Park-comer of Elm St. and Lakeview Lane- picnic tables, grill, playground equipment and basketball court.

5) 7 public access areas to the lake along Lakeshore Dr. Width ranging from 49 feet to width of a full lot -each access with a beach area:
1) the end of Ash St.
2) Edson Park (see above)
3) the end of Birch St.
4) the end of Cedar St.
5) by the end of Daphne St. (600)
6) 800 Lakeshore Dr.
7) 900 Lakeshore Dr.

6) Public space behind Cobblestone buildings large grassy area with dock, sandy beach, and great rocked shore for fishing. The Lakeside Marina and Campground is also located here. Please call for reservations (712) 732-7465.