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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Rusty Water Possible During Flushing

City crews will begin flushing water mains on Monday, May 1st, 2017 and some rusty water is likely to occur throughout the City. Flushing will start at 12:01 a.m. on the 1st and continue until done. The Water Treatment Plant will be the base of operations...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Progress continues at the new City Hall

Today ASI, Inc. was working very hard. They installed the address and name to our building.  They also did some window film installation inside.   

Our flag pole from the former Community Center will be making its move down the street in the...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

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 grasses, weeds, vines, brush, or other vegetation exceeding eight inches will b...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Brush & Compost Site - New Telephone Number

The brush & compost site has added a telephone number to call for weather closure information. When weather is inclement, call 641-236-0842 for a recorded message indicating if the site has been closed. 

Brush & Compost Facility Webpage
Posted on: April 10, 2017

Phase 5 Reconstruction Scheduled to Resume April 17th

Phase 5 of the Central Business District reconstruction is scheduled to resume April 17th with the closure of 5th Avenue including the intersection at State Street up to the east side of Park Street. After that portion of of the street is complete, the wo...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Brush & Compost Site to Open April 1st

The city brush and compost facility will open for the 2017 season on April 1st. For information on pricing and hours of operation see the Brush & Compost Facility webpage.

Brush & Compost Facility Webpage
Posted on: March 15, 2017

Central Park - Progress Report

Progress Report - March 15, 2017

The mild winter has allowed work to progress on various aspects of Central Park. The shelter house is completely framed and drop down ceiling is complete. Shingles have also been installed. The construction of site concrete...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Central Park Progress Report

Progress Report - March 15, 2017 

Submitted by, Russ Behrens, City Manager

The mild winter has allowed work to progress on various aspects of Central Park. The shelter house is completely framed and drop down ceiling is complete. Shingles have also bee...

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Posted on: December 17, 2012

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

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 grasses, weeds, vines, brush, or other vegetation exceeding eight inches will b...

Read on...

Posted on: April 12, 2017

Brush & Compost Site - New Telephone Number

The brush & compost site has added a telephone number to call for weather closure information. When weather is inclement, call 641-236-0842 for a recorded message indicating if the site has been closed. 

Brush & Compost Facility Webpage
Posted on: April 10, 2017

Phase 5 Reconstruction Scheduled to Resume April 17th

Phase 5 of the Central Business District reconstruction is scheduled to resume April 17th with the closure of 5th Avenue including the intersection at State Street up to the east side of Park Street. After that portion of of the street is complete, the wo...

Read on...

Posted on: March 17, 2017

Brush & Compost Site to Open April 1st

The city brush and compost facility will open for the 2017 season on April 1st. For information on pricing and hours of operation see the Brush & Compost Facility webpage.

Brush & Compost Facility Webpage

Posted on: April 25, 2017

Rusty Water Possible During Flushing

City crews will begin flushing water mains on Monday, May 1st, 2017 and some rusty water is likely to occur throughout the City. Flushing will start at 12:01 a.m. on the 1st and continue until done. The Water Treatment Plant will be the base of operations...

Read on...