Welcome to Tiffin, Iowa

Tiffin_SignI would like to personally welcome you to the City of Tiffin. We are a small city with big opportunities. Whether it is enjoying the quiet life without the hustle and bustle, or the great working and shopping prospects that are minutes away we have what you are looking for. Tiffin prides itself with a long history and strength of a growing community. I have been Mayor since January 2012 and look forward to serving you in a positive and professional capacity.

Our website offers plenty of information and resources for your review. If you still need assistance, our City Hall staff can assist you further. We will always welcome your comments and ideas on how to make our fine city better in the future. If you are interested, there are usually committees or projects that we can use volunteers for, please give us a call. Tiffin is an amazing place to raise children and have strong family roots in place. Calling Tiffin home is definitely where my heart is. Thank you for your continued support.
Steve Berner,
Mayor of Tiffin, Iowa

Tiffin News & Events

  • City Hall Position Available

    Office Assistant – Part-time.  City of Tiffin, IA (pop. 2,700).  Position performs a variety of general clerical and administrative support duties for the City Administrator, including accepting and processing utility payments, answering the phone and waiting on customers.  Also assists the Deputy City Clerk, Utility Billing Clerk and Building Official with day-to-day tasks.  Graduation from high school and an equivalent combination of training and experience in an office/customer service setting necessary.  Starting wage $15.05, plus prorated benefits.  Submit cover letter, resume and professional references by December 20, 2017, to City Administrator, 300 Railroad Street, Tiffin, IA 52340 or to dboldt@tiffin-iowa.org subject ‘Office Assistant Position’.   For more information call 319-545-2572 ext. 2.  EOE


  • Tiffin News | November 2017
  • Tiffin Garbage & Recycling Collection

    Tiffin’s trash & recycling collection day has been changed to Friday, November 24th, due to Thanksgiving. Hope everyone has a blessed holiday season.

  • City Hall Closed in Observance of Veteran’s Day

    City offices will be closed on Friday, November 10th in observance of Veteran’s Day.

  • Park Road Closure

    Please be advised that traffic into Tiffin at Park Road from Forevergreen in North Liberty will be closing effective October 4th. This is expected to be closed for 6-8 weeks. No thru traffic will be allowed either North bound or South bound.  Please see picture for the detour route.

  • City Elections – November 7th

    Tiffin City Elections

    City Elections will be on Tuesday, November 7th from 7 AM to 8 PM at Tiffin City Hall.  Go to the Johnson County Auditor’s website to review how to vote early, review the ballot and all other election information.

    Need to register to vote? Go to the Johnson County Auditors website to review how to register.

    Johnson County Election Information

    Johnson County Voter Registration

  • 2016 Tiffin Water Quality Report

    Below is the link to view the 2016 Water Quality Report for Tiffin’s Water Supply.  If you have any question regarding this report you may contact our Public Works Director Brett Mehmen 319-631-1698.

    2016 Water Quality Report – Tiffin