Utilities and Sanitation

Blackhills Energy

  • Call 911 before you dig.
  • Charitable sponsorship or donation for501c3 nicole.breitbach@blackhillscorp.com https://www.blackhillsenergy.com/community/request-charitable-sponsorship-or-donation
PO Box 7966
Carol Stream, IL 60197

Central Iowa Water Association (Iowa Regional Utilities Association)

1351 Iowa Speedway Dr.
Newton, IA 50208

City of Baxter

203 S. Main St.
Baxter, IA 50028

City of Monroe

Parks and Recreation- Community Building 641-259-2319

206 W. Sherman St.
Monroe, IA 50170
Other Categories: Event locations

City of Prairie City

302 E. Jefferson St.
Prairie City, IA 50228

City of Sully

Community Center, Fitness, Library, Parks, Sports, Golf Club

Community Center https://www.sullyia.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/Community-Center-Rental-Agreement.pdf

318 6th Ave, PO Box 247
Sully, IA 50251
Other Categories: Event locations

IMPACT Community Action Partnership

IMPACT Community Action Partnership reduces the barriers and burdens that families in poverty experience by increasing access to essential needs. Assistance may be available for food and personal hygiene, utilities (heat, water, and cooling), housing (rent, deposit, and mortgage), and emergency needs.
All services are available in the office, over the phone, and by a scheduled home visit. Several programs can also be accessed via online application, email, or postal mail. See our website or contact our team by phone or email to learn more. 


3226 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311

Midwest Sanitation & Recycling

815 W. 10th St.
Pella, IA 50219

Skunk River Sanitation

18 S. Iowa St.
Colfax, IA 50054

Versteegh Sanitary Service

1004 W. 6th St. S.
Newton, IA 50208


Lynnville/Sully Telephone

305 7th Ave.
Sully, IA 50251

Mahaska Communication Group

315 W. 4th St. N.
Newton, IA 50208


2205 Ingersoll Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50312

Partner Communications

101 E. Church St.
Gilman, IA 50106


115 S. 2nd Ave. W.
Newton, IA 50208

Cell Phone Providers


301 1st Ave. E.
Newton, IA 50208

U.S. Cellular

2617 1st Ave. E., Suite 8-10
Newton, IA 50208


335 Iowa Speedway Dr.
Newton, IA 50208

Electric/Natural Gas

Alliant Energy

Alliant Energy Foundation https://www.alliantenergy.com/communitysupportandsafety/communityprograms/alliantenergyfoundation


Consumers Energy

2074 242nd St.
Marshalltown, IA 50158

Mid-American Energy

666 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309

Pella Cooperative Electric

Serving over 3,200 homes and businesses across Jasper, Mahaska, Marion, Poweshiek and Warren counties. We're owned by those we serve.

If you are experiencing an outage please call 1-800-628-1040.

If you are planning on doing any digging around your home or business, state law requires that you Call 811 at least two working days before you dig.

Economic Development     https://www.pella-cea.org/economic-development

Scholarships for members https://www.pella-cea.org/scholarships

2615 Washington St.
Pella, IA 50219

Food Pantries in Jasper County

Salvation Army- Newton

Emergency assistance with rent and utilities for low-income residents of Jasper County who have received utility disconnects or rental evictions. Also offers food pantry, clothing, and household assistance.

301 N. 2nd Ave. E.
Newton, IA 50208

Free Cell Phone Providers

Cricket Wireless

Provides free phone through Iowa Lifeline Plans.

1718 1st Ave. E.
Newton, IA 50208

En Touch Wireless

Free government cell phone.


Iowa Lifeline Plans

Government assisted wireless services to low-income families and individuals in Iowa.



City of Lynnville

Old Settler's reservation

First, open and view available dates and times on the Old Settler’s Reservation calendar. Next, contact the Lynnville City Clerk at 641-527-2790 or citylynnville@netins.net, with the date and times you wish reserve Old Settler’s. The City Clerk will confirm your reservation. In addition, every reservation must have a completed Old Setts Rental Agreement. You can print this form and return to the City Clerk along with your rental fee.

Old Settler’s Park Rental Fees: $35 per day and a separate $100 check is required for the deposit – payable prior to this event. The deposit check will be returned pending successful inspection after this event.

308 East St.
Lynnville, IA 50153
Other Categories: Recreation, Event locations

City of Mingo

  • Parks- Mingo City Park 
  • Chichaqua Valley Trail 
  • Casey Gannon Softball Field
  • Community Center- rental see website
  • Mingo Public Library 641-363-4631  
100 N. Station St.
Mingo, IA 50168
Other Categories: Recreation, Event locations

Park, Pool

City of Colfax

  • Colfax Public Swimming Pool  515-674-3306  colfaxpool@gmail.com
  • Future Trails
  • Numerous parks. Parks and Recreation Department
  • Jasper County Fairgrounds
20 W. Howard St.
Colfax, IA 50054
M-F 8AM -4:30 PM


City of Newton

Keywords: Library, Pool, Events

Maytag Pool https://www.newtongov.org/447/Maytag-Pool

101 W. 4th St. S.
Newton, IA 50208
Other Categories: Recreation

Utility assistance, Eviction prevention

Jasper County General Assistance

Low-income Jasper County residents’ assistance for individuals applying for Social Security Disability, crisis funds to avoid utility disconnect or eviction, and a 1 time fill for certain meds. 

Keywords: medication help, rent assistance, emergency funds

315 W. 3rd St. N. Suite 200
Newton, IA 50208
8-4:30, M-F

Disclaimer: This information was provided by agencies in the community. It may not be all-encompassing and some information changes often. For Jasper County offices and contact information, browse our county directory.

Updates: If you have an addition or edit to our Resource Guide, please contact us at jaspercocares@jasperia.org.

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