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Posted on Monday, November 14, 2022 Updated on Monday, November 14, 2022

The University of Iowa has opened the application for communities to become a partner through the Iowa Initiative for Sustainable Communities (IISC)…

Posted on Monday, November 7, 2022 Updated on Monday, November 7, 2022

City officials are reminded that December 1 represents the deadline for several reports due to the state government. This includes the following: Annual…

Posted on Monday, November 7, 2022 Updated on Monday, November 7, 2022

The competitive bid and quote thresholds for horizontal and vertical infrastructure will increase on January 1, 2023, as announced by the Iowa Department of…

Posted on Monday, October 31, 2022 Updated on Monday, October 31, 2022

Keep Iowa Beautiful and Diamond Vogel Paint are pleased to announce the 2023 Paint Iowa Beautiful program. The program provides free paint…

Posted on Monday, October 24, 2022 Updated on Monday, October 24, 2022

Cities are invited to submit an entry for the State Auditor’s Office Public Innovation and Efficiency (PIE) program. The program is simple. Each year, the…

Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2022 Updated on Thursday, October 13, 2022

Register now for the 2022 Budget Workshops​! Join us at one of five workshop locations or choose the virtual option if you…

Posted on Monday, October 10, 2022 Updated on Monday, October 10, 2022

The Iowa DNR Resource and Enhancement Protection (REAP) program is accepting grant applications for the Conservation Education Program. Approximately $350,000 in grants is available annually for environmental…

Posted on Monday, October 10, 2022 Updated on Monday, October 10, 2022

Funding is available to city governments through several Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) programs. Administered by the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA), the programs aim to develop…

Posted on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 Updated on Tuesday, October 4, 2022

​The Iowa Association of Code Enforcement (IowACE) will host its 2022 Fall Conference in Coralville​, November 3-4. The conference offers educational sessions…

Posted on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 Updated on Tuesday, October 4, 2022

The Iowa​ Ideas 2022 Conference will be held virtually on October 13-14 and features a wide variety of keynote speakers, educational sessions and much…

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