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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Dog Swim

Before the pools are drained, bring your dog to the pool for a dip! Dogs will love a chance to swim at the Grinnell Mutual Family Aquatic Center. To keep the dog's "best friend" safe, human companions are allowed to observe out of the water. The...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Water Feature Out of Service

The water feature in Central Park is currently out of service. City staff hopes to have it repaired by the end of the week. Watch this space for any updated information. City staff apologizes for the inconvenience.

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Operation ReLeaf

Operation ReLeaf is a program to help Alliant Energy customers save energy in their homes using trees to provide shade during the summer and windbreaks during the winter. This year's program is provided by a partnership with Alliant Energy, Iowa DNR Fores...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

East Street Project Update

East Street between Washington and Garfield Avenues has been opened to traffic. Work on sidewalks, driveways, and manholes will continue in the area until school starts. Beginning Monday, Aug. 6th, the street will be closed from the middle of Washington P...

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Skate Park Update

City Manager, Russ Behrens, and Rich Dana of Imagine Grinnell recently met with Vince Onel of Spohn Ranch to finalize the design of the new skate park for Bailey Park. The design concept will be used to prepare construction documents. This design is the r...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Farmers Markets May 10th - Oct. 20th

Farmers Markets will be held on Thursdays from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The market is located near Central Park along Broad Street and 4th Avenue.  The first market is scheduled for May 10th with the last one schedul...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Dog Swim

Before the pools are drained, bring your dog to the pool for a dip! Dogs will love a chance to swim at the Grinnell Mutual Family Aquatic Center. To keep the dog's "best friend" safe, human companions are allowed to observe out of the water. The...

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Poster Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 13, 2018

Water Feature Out of Service

The water feature in Central Park is currently out of service. City staff hopes to have it repaired by the end of the week. Watch this space for any updated information. City staff apologizes for the inconvenience.

Parks & Recreation
Posted on: July 20, 2018

Skate Park Update

City Manager, Russ Behrens, and Rich Dana of Imagine Grinnell recently met with Vince Onel of Spohn Ranch to finalize the design of the new skate park for Bailey Park. The design concept will be used to prepare construction documents. This design is the r...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Operation ReLeaf

Operation ReLeaf is a program to help Alliant Energy customers save energy in their homes using trees to provide shade during the summer and windbreaks during the winter. This year's program is provided by a partnership with Alliant Energy, Iowa DNR Fores...

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Public Services
Posted on: August 3, 2018

East Street Project Update

East Street between Washington and Garfield Avenues has been opened to traffic. Work on sidewalks, driveways, and manholes will continue in the area until school starts. Beginning Monday, Aug. 6th, the street will be closed from the middle of Washington P...

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Public Services
Posted on: July 16, 2018

Update on Street Construction

Project Updates:

  • East Street: The intersection of East Street and Garfield Avenue should be open by the end of the current week. A rock base is being placed on East Street between Garfield and Washington Place this week. Once the rock base is in place, asp...
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Public Services
Posted on: May 30, 2018

East Street to Close for Reconstruction

East Street between Garfield Avenue and 1st Avenue will be reconstructed beginning Monday, June 4th. The project will be divided into two phases. The portion of the project from Garfield Avenue to the middle of Washington Place will close beginning Monday...

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Public Services
Posted on: May 18, 2018

Intersection of 6th Avenue & West Street to Close

The intersection of 6th Avenue and West Street will close for underground work and reconstruction starting Tuesday, May 22nd. The project includes reconstruction of a deep manhole, re-configuration of the intersection to allow safer turning of large truck...

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Public Services
Posted on: May 15, 2018

Grass Should Not Be Blown in the Street

As we are in the lawn care season the Public Service Department reminds Grinnell residents it is unlawful to place any grass clippings, leaves, vines, brush, or other vegetation in the gutter or street. Depositing of these items in the gutter or on the st...

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Public Services
Posted on: May 3, 2018

Mowing Season is Upon Us

City officials remind property owners that yards need to be maintained. City code, chapter 52, requires lawns be kept at a maximum height of eight inches. Property owners with over-grown vegetation including but not limited to grasses, weeds, vines, and b...

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