Shelters can be reserved for a half day (10 a.m. - 3 p.m. or 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.) or all day (10 a.m. - 9 p.m.). Shelters can be reserved from April 15th through October 15th, and reservations are accepted for the current year only. Restroom facilities may not be available until mid-April, depending on weather.
All shelters are reserved on a first-come-first-served basis. To reserve a shelter fill out the reservation form and submit with the fee. Shelter availability can be checked by viewing the calendar on each facility's page (updated daily) or by calling 641-673-9431. Reservations are accepted through the mail or by bringing the form and reservation fee to City Hall. No refunds are given. Reservation forms and payment for the up-coming weekend must be received in the office Thursday before 4:00 p.m.