The City of Fort Madison's Cemetery Department conducts two Clean Ups of the City's cemeteries. These cemeteries are: Oakland, Sacred Heart, Elmwood and City. Clean Ups are usually held in March and late August. Notice of the dates will be provided to the Fort Madison Daily Democrat and Pen City Current and will be posted on the Main Page of the City's website.
ALL ITEMS MUST be removed before a scheduled Clean Up. Any items left will be disposed of during cemetery cleanup.
Cemetery rules and regulations are posted at each Cemetery. Should a lot owner have any questions or concerns as to what is permissible on their lot, they should check the posted rules and regulations or contact the City Clerk at (319) 372-7700 x 206 or Email City Clerk.