The City of Dakota City’s Maintenance Department oversees three departments: streets, parks, and cemetery. Kurt Peterson, the Maintenance Supervisor has been in his position since 2012 and is a 2014 graduate of Leadership Dakota County. Scott Schmidt and Justin Claassen are the Maintenance Workers. Scott has been with the City since 2015 and Justin since 2016. During the Spring and Summer, the City also employs seasonal staff.
The Maintenance Department operates out of the Dakota City Maintenance Shop, which is located at 410 Dodge Avenue. Staff hours are from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.