Posted on: May 24, 2018
Mark your calendars! The Council Bluffs Fire Department hosts hydrant parties at various locations in Council Bluffs on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. throughout the summer. Free books are given to kids at hydrant parties on Thursdays, thank...Read on...
Posted on: May 22, 2018
In accordance with the tradition of the American Public Works Association, those who work in professions that provide and maintain public facilities and services will be honored during National Public Works Week, May 21-25. This week, the City of Council ...Read on...
Posted on: May 14, 2018
ANNOUNCING: Rock on the River at Tom Hanafan River’s Edge Park. This summer, a series of seven concerts will be held in the park on Saturday nights from 7-10 p.m. from June 2 to July 28. Bands include Taxi Driver, The Confidentials, Ec...Read on...
Posted on: April 29, 2018
The City of Council Bluffs has begun the process of upgrading the phone system. In doing so many City offices will have new phone numbers. The first phase will be completed on May 3rd and will result in new phone numbers for employees and services located...Read on...
Posted on: April 17, 2018
For the seventh year in a row, Council Bluffs students in 3rd and 4th grade were invited to participate in the Celebrate Recycling Art Contest. The 2018 art contest theme is “Create More, Waste Less.” Selected winners receive a scholar...Read on...
Posted on: April 10, 2018
The City of Council Bluffs and Iowa West Foundation announced the full lineup of events for the sixth annual Loessfest (pronounced luss-fest) today. Loessfest showcases Tom Hanafan River’s Edge Park, located at the foot of the Iowa side of the Bo...Read on...
Posted on: April 4, 2018
Mayor Walsh proclaimed April 2-6, 2018 as Council Bluffs Community Development Week, in conjunction with a celebration of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program and the Home Investment Partnership (HOME) Program.
Enacted into law in 1974, the...Read on...
Posted on: April 3, 2018
It’s an economic win that has become an annual celebration: For the third year in a row, and the fourth time since 2014, Site Selection named Omaha – Council Bluffs No. 1 for new and expanded corporate facilities among areas with popul...Read on...
Posted on: April 2, 2018
In Spring CityNews:
- Council Bluffs is ranked #1 again
- Spring calendar of events
- Yard waste collection details
- Loessfest preview
- Details on Lynda.com
- Police Memorial Services
- Seasonal Employment
- How to get your Council Bluffs t-shirts
You can find Spring CityNews a...Read on...
Posted on: March 23, 2018
Yard WasteYard waste includes materials such as grass clippings, garden waste, leaves, branches and limbs, shrubs and flowers. Yard waste does not include lawn chairs, garden hoses, lawn tools or other maintenance tools. Yard waste will be collected at yo...Read on...
Posted on: April 1, 2018
Part of the Alert Iowa System, Pottawattamie Alert is a high-speed notification and weather warning service. This no-charge service is available to businesses and residents of Pottawattamie County and its Communities that allows public officials to warn c...Read on...
Posted on: February 28, 2018
As part of the West Broadway Reconstruction Project, the City of Council Bluffs is permanently converting Avenue A to a two-way street, from 16th Street to 35th Street. The conversion will occur approximately mid-March and will provide enhanced business a...Read on...
Posted on: April 2, 2018
Have you downloaded the City of Council Bluffs app? Use it to report potholes, read our latest news, view agendas and minutes, seek employment opportunities, and more. You can also sign up for notifications to get updates sent directly to your inbox. Down...Read on...
Posted on: November 2, 2017
The Iowa Tourism Office and Travel Federation of Iowa recognized Council Bluffs with three awards at the annual Iowa Tourism Awards on Oct. 26. Awards include Outstanding Website, Outstanding Event, and Outstanding Community. These awards were three of 27...Read on...