Posted on: February 21, 2018

Improving our environment one sewer at a time with LOST

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – With the completion of Phase III of the West Hill Sewer Separation Project, 34 percent of the project stands complete and $14.2 million spent over the first nine years. Two-thirds of the project has yet to be completed with the...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Bidwell to be closed Thursday, Feb. 22, for valve repair

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Muscatine Power and Water (MPW) will be closing Bidwell Road to traffic near the intersection with the Highway 61 bypass at 7:30 a.m. Thursday to make repairs to a water value. MPW will reopen one lane of traffic as soon as the val...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

And the traffic light came on!

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Drivers going through the Iowa Avenue-Mississippi Drive intersection Friday (Feb. 16) will be among the first to witness the new traffic signals in action. Muscatine Power & Water (MPW) has announced that they will activate...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Improving our streets with L.O.S.T.

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Miles and miles of poured concrete. Blocks and blocks of freshly laid asphalt. New sidewalks, curbs, better drainage, and smoother driving. These are just a few of the results that the residents of Muscatine can see as the resu...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

Overflow into Mississippi River ends as force main repaired

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Papoose Lift Station is back online and that brings an end of the overflow into the Mississippi River. Jon Koch, Water Pollution Control Plant (WPCP) director, announced at 4 p.m. today (Feb. 12) that the repairs to the for...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Snow Emergency cancelled

Snow Emergency Cancelled

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine has CANCELLED the Snow Emergency effective immediately due to the change in the weather pattern and lower than predicted snowfall.

The Snow Emergency was declared on Thursday when forecasters anticipated as muc...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Excessive speed is the critical problem

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Most of the opposition to the deployment and use of Automated Traffic Enforcement (ATE) devices has centered on red-light violations. In fact, a recent article in the Muscatine Journal pointed that out by listing several option...

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