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    Comedy Night in Bayliss Park

    Parks and Rec is excited to announce the second annual Comedy Night in Bayliss Park! This is a free, laugh-out-loud event and will take place at Bayliss Park on Friday, September 18. Plenty of space for social distancing. Read on...
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    New Electronic Bidding Portal

    The City of Council Bluffs has launched a new electronic bidding portal called Ion Wave. Read on...
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    CB Rec Complex Summer Recap

    Despite a global pandemic, it was an exciting year for the Council Bluffs Recreation Complex! The complex implemented several enhancements that increase the venue's value by making it more accommodating, safe, and attractive. Read on...
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    Community Development Block Grant COVID-19 (CDBG-CV)

    The City of Council Bluffs received CDBG-CV assistance to provide direct financial assistance to Council Bluffs residents and small businesses to ensure sustainability during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Impacted Municipal Services

    A regularly updated, full list of municipal services impacted in response to slowing the spread of COVID-19. Read on...
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    Eastern Hills Drive Roadway Project

    On Thursday, December 26th a portion of Greenview Road will close until Fall of 2020. Details Here. Read on...
  7. Copy of 1st Avenue


    1st Avenue, a rail corridor vacated in 2013, stretches 1.8 miles from 16th Street to 35th Street in Council Bluffs. Officials have begun planning for future trails, transit, and redevelopment, and you can stay informed here! Read on...
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    Mayor’s Message

    Welcome to Council Bluffs, Iowa.
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