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Posted on: May 20, 2019

May Is Building Safety Month

In May 2019, the City of Grinnell is participating in the 39th annual Building Safety Month, a worldwide campaign presented by the International Code Council, its members and partners to promote building safety. First observed in 1980, Building Safety Mon...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Do I Need A Building Permit?

When the snow melts and the weather starts to warm, project season begins. The Building & Planning Department of the city of Grinnell would like to remind property owners what projects require a permit.

Building permits are required for all new buildin...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Memorial Day Trash & Recycling Pick-Up

In observance of the May 27th Memorial Day holiday, no trash or recycling will be picked up. Trash and recycling normally picked up on Mondays, will be picked up on Tuesday, May 28th.

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

May Is Building Safety Month

In May 2019, the City of Grinnell is participating in the 39th annual Building Safety Month, a worldwide campaign presented by the International Code Council, its members and partners to promote building safety. First observed in 1980, Building Safety Mon...

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

Curbside Pick-Up of Recyclables to End June 28th

The City Council has decided to end curbside pick-up of recyclables as of June 28th. Until that time, residents and businesses can continue to place their red bin with recyclable material at the curb for pick up on their regular solid waste pick up day. C...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

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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Posted on: May 2, 2019

Farmers Markets May 9th - Oct. 19th

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 9th with the last one schedule...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

East Street Project Update

The East Street reconstruction project began Monday, April 1st. The project will be divided into several phases. Street closures will start at the intersection of 1st Avenue and East Street. This portion of the project is projected to take about two month...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Do I Need A Building Permit?

When the snow melts and the weather starts to warm, project season begins. The Building & Planning Department of the city of Grinnell would like to remind property owners what projects require a permit.

Building permits are required for all new buildin...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

East Street to Close for Reconstruction

East Street between 1st Avenue and 6th Avenue (Hwy 6) will be reconstructed beginning Monday, April 1st. The project will be divided into several phases. Street closures will start at the intersection of 1st Avenue and East Street. This portion of the pro...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Memorial Day Trash & Recycling Pick-Up

In observance of the May 27th Memorial Day holiday, no trash or recycling will be picked up. Trash and recycling normally picked up on Mondays, will be picked up on Tuesday, May 28th.

Public Services
Posted on: May 7, 2019

Curbside Pick-Up of Recyclables to End June 28th

The City Council has decided to end curbside pick-up of recyclables as of June 28th. Until that time, residents and businesses can continue to place their red bin with recyclable material at the curb for pick up on their regular solid waste pick up day. C...

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Public Services
Posted on: April 30, 2019

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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Public Services
Posted on: April 8, 2019

East Street Project Update

The East Street reconstruction project began Monday, April 1st. The project will be divided into several phases. Street closures will start at the intersection of 1st Avenue and East Street. This portion of the project is projected to take about two month...

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Public Services
Posted on: March 25, 2019

Brush & Compost Site to Open April 2nd

The city brush and compost facility will open for the 2019 season on April 2nd. Public Service Director, Duane Neff, does note the facility is quite muddy and to plan accordingly if visiting the site during the opening weeks. For information on pricing an...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

East Street to Close for Reconstruction

East Street between 1st Avenue and 6th Avenue (Hwy 6) will be reconstructed beginning Monday, April 1st. The project will be divided into several phases. Street closures will start at the intersection of 1st Avenue and East Street. This portion of the pro...

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Recyclables: Changing Markets

The National Waste & Recycling Association issued a brief on the changing recyclable market. An excerpt of that brief can be read here.

Source: National Waste & Recycling Association, Issue Brief, February 2019

The recycling industry has been very s...

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