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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Art Center receives highest national recognition

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Art Center has again achieved accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums, the highest national recognition afforded the nation’s museums. Accreditation signifies excellence to the museum ...

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Press Release (PDF) Art Center

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Posted on: December 3, 2022

Elves Workshop to be held December 10 at Muscatine Mall

2022 Elves Workshop Promo (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring the Elves Workshop, an annual event returning to the Muscatine Mall just in time for the final push before Christmas. The event will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, ...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Municipal Golf Course to close for the season on December 5

Muscatine Municipal Golf Course

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Municipal Golf Course will be closing for the season at the end of the day on Sunday (Dec. 4). The Clubhouse will remain open throughout the winter months for event rentals, simulator play, golf lessons, and stocki...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Reminder - open burning of leaves is not permitted

Open Burning of leaves not allowed in Muscatine (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa –Weather and holiday closures along with an abnormally large number of leaves on the ground have created the not-ideal situation for the City of Muscatine Department of Public Works (DPW) of being behind in leaf collection effort...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Three Muscatine Police officers to receive Lifesaving Awards Thursday

What is on the Council agenda for December 1, 2022 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three Muscatine Police officers will be honored with a Lifesaving Award, a new Police Chief will be officially named, and discussion on a proposed indoor soccer complex in Muscatine are on the Muscatine City Council ag...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Bridge lights to dance to the sound of holiday music once again

2022 Bridge Holiday Light Show Promo (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Downtown Muscatine is the place to be this weekend with a variety of activities to kick off the holiday season including the Parks & Recreation Candy Cane Hunt, Jingle & Mingle sponsored by Discover Muscatine, ...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 29, 2022

Portion of 2nd Street to be closed to traffic Friday

SIGN - Street Closed 01

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A portion of 2nd Street in Downtown Muscatine will be closed to vehicular traffic from 12-9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, for the annual Jingle & Mingle (formerly Holiday Stroll) event. East 2nd Street will be closed at ...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 28, 2022

City working to catch up in leaf collection

Fall Leaf Collection (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The fall leaf collection program conducted by the Department of Public Works (DPW) is behind schedule for the second round, and are still working to collect leaves in Zone 6, one of the most heavily tree ladened zones ...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Veteran Muscatine police officer is named new Police Chief

Captain Tony Kies - horizontal (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A 17-year-veteran of the Muscatine Police Department has been selected as the next Chief of Police for the City of Muscatine pending approval by the Muscatine City Council at their December 1 meeting. Captain Anthony (...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Thanksgiving letter from the Mayor of Muscatine

Mayor Brad Bark and family (JPG)

Dear Friends,

I want to extend my best wishes to you and your families during this Thanksgiving weekend. Thanksgiving is a cherished American holiday which reminds us of the values and ideas that form the foundation of our great nation. On this special day...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Art Center receives highest national recognition

Family looking at art (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Art Center has again achieved accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums, the highest national recognition afforded the nation’s museums. Accreditation signifies excellence to the museum community, to govern...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 17, 2022

UTV vs. ATV - what is allowed on Muscatine streets

Mayor Brad Bark and Captain Tony Kies discuss the revised code on UTVs (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa An amendment to Title 7, Chapter 2 of Muscatine City Code was approved by the Muscatine City Council and is now on the books, allowing Off-Road/Utility Terrain Vehicles (UTVs) to be used on city streets and alleys with...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News

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Posted on: December 3, 2022

Elves Workshop to be held December 10 at Muscatine Mall

2022 Elves Workshop Promo (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring the Elves Workshop, an annual event returning to the Muscatine Mall just in time for the final push before Christmas. The event will be held from 1-3 p.m. on ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Municipal Golf Course to close for the season on December 5

Muscatine Municipal Golf Course

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Municipal Golf Course will be closing for the season at the end of the day on Sunday (Dec. 4). The Clubhouse will remain open throughout the winter months for event rentals, simulator play, golf lessons, ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

Reminder - open burning of leaves is not permitted

Open Burning of leaves not allowed in Muscatine (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa –Weather and holiday closures along with an abnormally large number of leaves on the ground have created the not-ideal situation for the City of Muscatine Department of Public Works (DPW) of being behind in leaf collection efforts.

The dela...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Veteran Muscatine police officer is named new Police Chief

Captain Tony Kies - horizontal (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A 17-year-veteran of the Muscatine Police Department has been selected as the next Chief of Police for the City of Muscatine pending approval by the Muscatine City Council at their December 1 meeting. Captain Anthony (Tony) Kies...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News
Posted on: November 17, 2022

UTV vs. ATV - what is allowed on Muscatine streets

Mayor Brad Bark and Captain Tony Kies discuss the revised code on UTVs (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa An amendment to Title 7, Chapter 2 of Muscatine City Code was approved by the Muscatine City Council and is now on the books, allowing Off-Road/Utility Terrain Vehicles (UTVs) to be used on city streets and alleys with...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News

News Flash

Posted on: December 3, 2022

Elves Workshop to be held December 10 at Muscatine Mall

2022 Elves Workshop Promo (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring the Elves Workshop, an annual event returning to the Muscatine Mall just in time for the final push before Christmas. The event will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: December 2, 2022

Municipal Golf Course to close for the season on December 5

Muscatine Municipal Golf Course

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Municipal Golf Course will be closing for the season at the end of the day on Sunday (Dec. 4). The Clubhouse will remain open throughout the winter months for event rentals, simulator play, golf lessons, and stocki...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Reminder - open burning of leaves is not permitted

Open Burning of leaves not allowed in Muscatine (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa –Weather and holiday closures along with an abnormally large number of leaves on the ground have created the not-ideal situation for the City of Muscatine Department of Public Works (DPW) of being behind in leaf collection efforts.

The dela...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Three Muscatine Police officers to receive Lifesaving Awards Thursday

What is on the Council agenda for December 1, 2022 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three Muscatine Police officers will be honored with a Lifesaving Award, a new Police Chief will be officially named, and discussion on a proposed indoor soccer complex in Muscatine are on the Muscatine City Council agenda for T...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Bridge lights to dance to the sound of holiday music once again

2022 Bridge Holiday Light Show Promo (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Downtown Muscatine is the place to be this weekend with a variety of activities to kick off the holiday season including the Parks & Recreation Candy Cane Hunt, Jingle & Mingle sponsored by Discover Muscatine, and a visi...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: November 29, 2022

Portion of 2nd Street to be closed to traffic Friday

SIGN - Street Closed 01

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A portion of 2nd Street in Downtown Muscatine will be closed to vehicular traffic from 12-9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, for the annual Jingle & Mingle (formerly Holiday Stroll) event. East 2nd Street will be closed at ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: November 28, 2022

City working to catch up in leaf collection

Fall Leaf Collection (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The fall leaf collection program conducted by the Department of Public Works (DPW) is behind schedule for the second round, and are still working to collect leaves in Zone 6, one of the most heavily tree ladened zones in the cit...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Veteran Muscatine police officer is named new Police Chief

Captain Tony Kies - horizontal (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A 17-year-veteran of the Muscatine Police Department has been selected as the next Chief of Police for the City of Muscatine pending approval by the Muscatine City Council at their December 1 meeting. Captain Anthony (Tony) Kies...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Thanksgiving letter from the Mayor of Muscatine

Mayor Brad Bark and family (JPG)

Dear Friends,

I want to extend my best wishes to you and your families during this Thanksgiving weekend. Thanksgiving is a cherished American holiday which reminds us of the values and ideas that form the foundation of our great nation. On this special day...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Art Center receives highest national recognition

Family looking at art (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Art Center has again achieved accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums, the highest national recognition afforded the nation’s museums. Accreditation signifies excellence to the museum community, to govern...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2022

UTV vs. ATV - what is allowed on Muscatine streets

Mayor Brad Bark and Captain Tony Kies discuss the revised code on UTVs (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa An amendment to Title 7, Chapter 2 of Muscatine City Code was approved by the Muscatine City Council and is now on the books, allowing Off-Road/Utility Terrain Vehicles (UTVs) to be used on city streets and alleys with...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases