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2019 flood nearly covers Levee Inn
Flood recovery resources
05/07/2019
Documents provided at flood recovery meetings posted here with links to Scott County resources
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Sanitary sewer overflow conditions in areas nearest the riverfront as a result of high river levels...l and surcharged sewer lines.
Sanitary Sewer Overflow Reported
04/30/2019
Sanitary Sewer Overflow Reported
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Canadian Pacific Rail Raising Riverfront Tracks
Canadian Pacific Rail Raising Riverfront Tracks
04/25/2019
The intention of raising the tracks is to allow rail operations to continue up to 21 FT during flooding...
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May Day Environmental Pizza Party & Garlic Mustard Pull
May Day Environmental Pizza Party & Garlic Mustard Pull
04/24/2019
Help us control the spread of this invasive species at Sunderbruch Park...
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Landscapes That Work for Generations: Backyard Conservation Series
Landscapes That Work for Generations: Backyard Conservation Series
04/24/2019
Raingardens, biocells, native plants, trees and shrubs, pollinators and more...
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Bird on branch with blossoms
City offices closed Friday
04/15/2019
Most offices and facilities are closed in observance of Good Friday; solid waste schedule is unchanged
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Compost Facility Closed Due to Flooding
Compost Facility Closed Due to Flooding
04/03/2019
As an alternative, yard wastes may be dropped off at the Scott Area Landfill...
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Water Main Replacement Northwest Blvd/Ridgeview/67th
Water Main Replacement Northwest Blvd/Ridgeview/67th
03/17/2019
Beg Mon Mar 18th, work will get underway on the Ridgeview Watermain Replacement Project.
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Spring/Summer Construction Season Projects with stacks of traffic cones
Spring/Summer Construction Season Projects
03/12/2019
Roadwork will be starting soon. There are a number of high traffic and neighborhood...
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Did You Know Barricades Tell Drivers More than No Entry?
Did You Know Barricades Tell Drivers More than No Entry?
03/08/2019
As we approach construction season, please remember to observe work zone signage...
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Teens speak to an employer at the 2018 Mayor's Job Fair
Mayor to host job fairs
02/26/2019
Fairs on Feb. 28 and April 4 are targeted for youths between 14 and 24 years old
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Mayor Frank Klipsch gives the State of the City address in 2018
Mayor shares state of city Feb. 25
02/20/2019
Speech will feature review of accomplishments and outline future goals
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Crews Filling Potholes between Weather Systems
Crews Filling Potholes between Weather Systems
02/20/2019
To report a pothole, call or submit online...
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Road Closed Sign
Water Main Break on W 2nd St
02/19/2019
Water Main Break on W 2nd St
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Volunteers Needed for Annual Corridor Cleanup
Volunteers Needed for Annual Corridor Cleanup
02/16/2019
Help us beautify our gateways and protect our water resources...
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President's Day Solid Waste Collection
President's Day Solid Waste Collection
02/15/2019
Solid waste will be collected, the Compost Facility is closed...
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City observes Presidents Day
02/13/2019
Most City facilities closed but solid waste schedule is unchanged
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Extreme Cold Impacts Ramps, Compost, CitiBus and Solid Waste
Extreme Cold Impacts Ramps, Compost, CitiBus and Solid Waste
01/29/2019
What do Parking Ramps, Compost, CitiBus, and Solid Waste Collection have in common?
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Davenport Public Libraries collage
Libraries open; parks closed due to cold
01/29/2019
Parks league events canceled and facilities while libraries will be open
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Newly sworn in firefighters William Schorg, Jim Swanson and Matt Kindelsperger  with Chief Mike Carlsten, Fire Marshal Jim Morris, Assistant Chief Jim Bickford and Training Chief Robb Macdougall
DFD welcomes 3 new firefighters
01/28/2019
Firefighters William Schorg, Jim Swanson and Matt Kindelsperger on a night when Assistant Chief Jim Bickford was recognized as he nears retirement
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Safety Tips for Dealing with Extreme Cold
Safety Tips for Dealing with Extreme Cold
01/28/2019
Anything is possible when temperatures dive below zero – frozen water pipes...
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Solid Waste Collection Changes Due to Weather
Solid Waste Collection Changes Due to Weather
01/28/2019
Solid Waste schedules delayed or cancelled due to inclimate weather...
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Bulky Waste Collection Cancelled 01/28 to 02/01/19
Bulky Waste Collection Cancelled 01/28 to 02/01/19
01/25/2019
For staff safety, the city will not collect any bulky waste...
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Solid Waste Collection Cancelled today, Wednesday, January 23rd.
Solid Waste Collection Cancelled today, Wednesday, January 23rd.
01/23/2019
Collection will be one day late for the remainder of the week...
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Navigating Veterans Memorial Parkway Roundabout
Navigating Veterans Memorial Parkway Roundabout
01/20/2019
Some are using the road’s roundabout like a pro, while for others...
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City Hall cornerstone
Weather changes budget meeting schedule
01/18/2019
Snow and wind are expected to make travel difficult for Saturday, so work session dates have been moved
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Martin Luther King Jr.
City observes Martin Luther King Jr. Day
01/16/2019
Offices, libraries closed; Citi Bus will operate and solid waste will be as scheduled
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Calls Concerning Recently Issued Parking Tickets
Calls Concerning Recently Issued Parking Tickets
01/15/2019
Parking tickets issued for parking on a Posted Snow Route will not be dismissed.
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Construction workers on a house roof
Time is running out to apply for URTE
01/11/2019
Work on home or business may be eligible for tax exemption but deadline to apply is Feb. 1
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Division and W Central Park Lane Reductions
Division and W Central Park Lane Reductions
01/09/2019
Beg Wed Jan 9th... Travel will be routed head-to-head...
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Davenport Police badge and patch
Meet DPD's new officers
01/08/2019
Eight new officers will be sworn in at Wednesday's City Council meeting
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I-74 On and Off Ramps Temporarily Close at River Dr Moline
I-74 On and Off Ramps Temporarily Close at River Dr Moline
01/03/2019
Beg Tue Jan 8th, weather permitting, the Illinois DOT will temporarily close...
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2019 New Year's celebration image
City offices closed for New Year's
12/27/2018
Most City offices are closed Jan. 1 and solid waste collection is affected by the holiday, too
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Draft Davenport Stormwater MS4 Permit 2019-2024
Draft Davenport Stormwater MS4 Permit 2019-2024
12/26/2018
As per the Clean Water Act and IDNR requirements, the City is posting a draft...
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Mayor Frank Klipsch, Police Chief Paul Sikorski stand at podium
Mayor wants collaboration for juvenile justice
12/20/2018
Report offers immediate steps to help lower juvenile crime, calls for collaboration and juvenile assessment center
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Christmas ornaments
City observes Christmas, Christmas Eve
12/18/2018
City offices, facilities will be closed in observance of the holidays
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Holiday Recycling Tips
Holiday Recycling Tips
12/17/2018
Wondering what to do with all of the extra waste the holiday brings?
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Mayors sign agreement as other officials, including Alderman Clewell, look on
Mayor, Council welcome Chinese delegation
12/14/2018
Visit includes meetings with aldermen, mayor, exchange of gifts and formalizing Sister Cities relationship
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Two Projects on Locust to Impact Commute
Two Projects on Locust to Impact Commute
12/07/2018
The first project closes E Locust from Woodland Ave to Kenwood...
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Yard Waste Collection Cancelled Due to Snow
Yard Waste Collection Cancelled Due to Snow
11/30/2018
Due to the cancellation, no sticker yard waste weeks were extended through Fri Dec 7th...
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STRETCH Park and Ride Service Starts Mon Dec 3rd
STRETCH Park and Ride Service Starts Mon Dec 3rd
11/29/2018
With STRETCH you can commute between both sides of the river with ease...
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W Locust Sewer and Resurfacing Project
W Locust Sewer and Resurfacing Project
11/28/2018
Work on W Locust between Division and Lincoln will be complete Fri Nov 30th...
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Collage of two houses available for sale through Urban Homestead program
Urban Homestead open houses scheduled
11/28/2018
See the houses Dec. 1 and 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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W 76th St Extension
W 76th St Extension
11/21/2018
The W 76th St extension project will open later today...
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City Hall cornerstone
Closings for Thanksgiving
11/16/2018
City Hall, other offices closed Thursday and Friday
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CDBG workshop scheduled
11/13/2018
Event is mandatory for recipients planning to apply for funding
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Sign at All Saints School saying "thank you for your service" for Veterans Day
Offices closed for Veterans Day
11/06/2018
Most city buildings are closed, but solid waste pickup remains on regular schedule
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Pre-renovation Urban Homestead house that will be open on Nov. 10-11
Urban Homestead apps now being accepted
11/02/2018
Deadline to apply for homeownership program is Dec. 14
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Veterans Ride CitiBus for Free Nov 11 thru 17th
Veterans Ride CitiBus for Free Nov 11 thru 17th
11/01/2018
Davenport CitiBus is recognizing active military and veterans this Veteran’s Day...
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Controlled Burns Scheduled to Take Place in November
Controlled Burns Scheduled to Take Place in November
11/01/2018
The City will be conducting a series of controlled burns beginning Mon Nov 5th...
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Rockingham Rd Closed Beg Fri Nov 2
Rockingham Rd Closed Beg Fri Nov 2
10/31/2018
Beg Fri Nov 2nd, Rockingham Rd will be closed between Elmwood and Lincoln...
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Memorial stone at Central Fire honoring Fire Marshal Mike Hayman
Memorial honors Hayman
10/23/2018
Fire Marshal remembered with donated stone at Central Station
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Lombard and E Central Park Closures
Lombard and E Central Park Closures
10/23/2018
There are two significant street closures to advise the public about...
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Where to park for Halloween parade
10/23/2018
This map shows where parking is available and what streets are closed for the parade on Saturday
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Street Re-Striping
Street Re-Striping
10/22/2018
Street Re-Striping Has Begun
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Davenport Fire Department logo
DFD recruitment open
10/18/2018
Applications are now being accepted through Nov. 11 for recruits to the fire service
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Davenport police and fire train on responding to active shooter
DFD gets grant for protective gear
10/18/2018
SCRA funds will provide equipment that will protect firefighters in possible active shooter incidents
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No Sticker Yard Waste Weeks
No Sticker Yard Waste Weeks
10/17/2018
...begins Mon Oct 22nd and will last through Sat Nov 30th.
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City Hall cornerstone
Community survey input sought
10/15/2018
Let the City know your satisfaction level of quality of life issues and city services
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E Locust Sewer and Pavement Improvements
E Locust Sewer and Pavement Improvements
10/12/2018
E Locust between Kenwood and Eastmere has been re-opened...
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W Locust St Closed Thursday, October 11th
W Locust St Closed Thursday, October 11th
10/10/2018
For emergency sewer lateral repairs...
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Guide Rail Project Near Lock and Dam 15
Guide Rail Project Near Lock and Dam 15
10/07/2018
The public may notice construction materials and equipment along the riverfront...
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Division St Closed for Emergency Water Line Repair
Division St Closed for Emergency Water Line Repair
10/01/2018
Beginning Wed Oct 3rd between Locust and W Central Park...
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House on East 6th Street
URTE changes could mean property tax savings
09/28/2018
Home or business renovations in certain areas would get assessed value exemptions for 10 years
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CItiBus Updates Eastern Iowa Industrial Area Service Route
CItiBus Updates Eastern Iowa Industrial Area Service Route
09/26/2018
Changes to the service route for the Eastern Iowa Industrial go into effect Mon Oct 1st...
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Mayor Frank Klipsch with Police Chief Paul Sikorski, Cpl. Danny Antle and Senior Recreation Manager Theresa Hauman hold lifesaving awards
Lifesavers honored at Council meeting
09/26/2018
Fejervary pool staff, police, firefighters honored for drowning rescue
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Zoning ordinance hearings scheduled
09/24/2018
Zoning ordinance rewrite will get Plan and Zoning Commission hearing on Oct. 16 after 18-month process
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House in central city that is being renovated with CDBG funds
CDBG open house coming up
09/21/2018
Help provide information and input into how the City's CDBG funding is used
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Government Bridge Closed Sat Sep 22nd
Government Bridge Closed Sat Sep 22nd
09/20/2018
Bridge is closed to all traffic for lock repairs...
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E 53rd St Median Installation
E 53rd St Median Installation
09/20/2018
Installation will require a lane reduction between Lorton and Elmore Crcl...
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Pavement Improvements on Slopertown
Pavement Improvements on Slopertown
09/19/2018
Slopertown partially open, temporarily...
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Bridge/Overpass over I80 at Jersey Ridge Struck by Semi
Bridge/Overpass over I80 at Jersey Ridge Struck by Semi
09/17/2018
Jersey Ridge Rd overpass has been re-opened...
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Rockingham Rd to close 09/19 to 09/20
Rockingham Rd to close 09/19 to 09/20
09/17/2018
Work on railroad tracks to close Rockingham...
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A Davenport firefighter wears a self-contained breathing apparatus
DFD gets equipment grant
09/07/2018
Funding will go toward replacing self-contained breathing apparatus used by firefighters
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Smoking Testing of City Sanitary Sewer Lines
Smoking Testing of City Sanitary Sewer Lines
09/07/2018
Occurs in the area of E Locust and Middle Rd between Fernwood and Pineacre on...
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XStream Cleanup Event to be Held "IN" Duck Creek
XStream Cleanup Event to be Held "IN" Duck Creek
08/31/2018
Duck Creek Wild holding cleanup event “IN” Duck Creek on Sat Sep 15th...
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W 3rd and Division Streets Intersection Closed
W 3rd and Division Streets Intersection Closed
08/30/2018
... for water main repairs beg Fri Aug 30th.
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Mayor Frank Klipsch
Mayor gives juvenile justice update
08/29/2018
Results of listening sessions reported and outline of next steps given at public meeting
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Davenport City Hall cornerstone
City observes Labor Day
08/27/2018
City offices closed Monday; garbage, recycling will be a day late
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River Dr Down to One Lane Each Direction
River Dr Down to One Lane Each Direction
08/24/2018
... between Federal and Carey beginning Tue Aug 28th.
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Westbound W River Drive will be Detoured at Western
Westbound W River Drive will be Detoured at Western
08/17/2018
Beginning Monday, August 20th...
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MidAmerican Extending Underground Electrical System
MidAmerican Extending Underground Electrical System
08/10/2018
The project, set to begin on Monday, August 13th, is expected to start at the Spring St...
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Parks and Recreation Director Chad Dyson outside The River's Edge
New parks director starts
08/06/2018
Chad Dyson started his new job today with meetings and meeting people; if you see him, welcome him
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Daytime Lane Reduction Centennial Bridge
Daytime Lane Reduction Centennial Bridge
08/05/2018
The outside Illinois bound lane of US 67/Centennial Bridge closed beg Mon Aug 6th...
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Chief Paul Sikorski, right center, and Capt. Jane Imming, left center, receive CALEA accreditation award
Davenport Police re-accredited
07/31/2018
Results of multi-year self-evaluation announced at recent CALEA conference ; DPD accredited since 2003
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Quad-City Times Bix 7 runners go up Brady Street
Weekend events prompt street closures
07/26/2018
Bix 7, Street Fest and RAGBRAI will close streets downtown, Kirkwood and a lane on West River Drive
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Fire Department shoulder patch
DFD celebrates promotions
07/25/2018
Eleven firefighters were honored at Central Fire on Wednesday
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Marquette St Re-Opens to One Lane Beg Mon Jul 23rd
Marquette St Re-Opens to One Lane Beg Mon Jul 23rd
07/20/2018
Beg Mon Jul 23rd, Marquette will be re-opened to 1 northbound and 1 southbound lane...
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Photo of Parks and Recreation Director Chad Dyson
New Parks & Rec director named
07/19/2018
New Director Chad Dyson comes from Iowa City, starts on Aug. 6
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Westbound E 53rd Lane Reduction at Elmore Circle
Westbound E 53rd Lane Reduction at Elmore Circle
07/17/2018
Beg today Tue, Jul 17th, the right westbound lane of E 53rd St between Elmore Circle and Lorton Ave...
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W 2nd St Closed at Marquette
W 2nd St Closed at Marquette
07/17/2018
Beg Wed Jul 18th, W 2nd St will be closed between Marquette and Fillmore...
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River Center Parking Ramp Closed for Cleaning
River Center Parking Ramp Closed for Cleaning
07/13/2018
Sunday July 15th, 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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River Dr Detoured at 4th St
River Dr Detoured at 4th St
07/13/2018
Westbound River Dr Detoured at 4th St Beg Mon Jul 16th
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Logo for zoning ordinance rewrite
Zoning ordinance meetings scheduled
07/12/2018
Residents and stakeholders are invited to provide input on the proposed ordinance
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