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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Second crest is coming as river continues to rise

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – A second crest is moving downstream and the Mississippi River is expected to crest in Muscatine at 20.3 feet at 1 a.m. Monday (March 25) according to the National Weather Service (NWS) in Davenport and data from the Army Corps ...

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

City plans Spring leaf pickup program April 1-20

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Didn’t get all the fallen leaves raked up and disposed of before winter set in? Getting the itch to clean up the yard for the outdoor season but not sure what to do with the yard waste? The City of Muscatine is here to help.

City crews wi...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Spring is here - golf course officially opens for season

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MUSCATINE, Iowa  The Muscatine Municipal Golf Course will open for the 2019 season at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 21. The season will begin on a walking-only basis. Determination for the use of golf carts will be made on a daily basis...

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Construction season returns to Muscatine, 8th Street closure set

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Warmer temperatures have brought the return of street construction to Muscatine with the West Hill Sewer Separation Project kicking the season off on Thursday, March 21. Phase 4B of the project will focus on 8th Street from Cedar to Linn...

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Compost Site opens for season March 23

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Compost Site will open for the season at 8 a.m. on Saturday, March 23, according to David Popp, Solid Waste Manager for the City of Muscatine. The site, located at the Recycling Center & Transfer Station, 1000 S. Houser...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Permit for open burning required in Muscatine

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Fire Department (MFD) responded to a 9-1-1 call of a structure fire Monday (March 18) afternoon with  two fire engines, a ladder truck, two ambulances, a pickup, and two police cars. This is not the first time, nor...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Phase 4B of West Hill project set to begin on March 20

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Phase 4B of the West Hill Sewer Separation Project (WHSSP) will begin on Wednesday, March 20, according to project managers for the City of Muscatine. Phase 4B will separate sanitary and storm sewers on 8th Street from Cedar to Lynn duri...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Riverside Park, Mississippi Drive closures anticipated

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – While still recovering from one of its worst winters in history, Muscatine now faces the consequences of that winter weather with a Mississippi River that is on the rise. A flood watch is in effect for Muscatine and that will probably ch...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Muscatine Dog Park informational meeting set March 25

Dog Park - courtesy of Muscatine Journal (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – With the first day of Spring just days away, the Citizens for an Off-Leash Muscatine Park (COMP) will host an informational meeting at 6 p.m., Monday, March 25, in Room 301 of the Musser Public Library and HNI Community Center.

The meetin...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Tools to enhance development - Tax Abatement

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Property owners, contractors, and developers with interest in Muscatine real estate have several programs available through the City of Muscatine to assist with new construction, renovations to existing buildings, or expansions to existi...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Transfer Station policy on assisting customers enforced

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Customers unloading material on the tipping floor at the City of Muscatine Recycling Center and Transfer Station will do so without the aid of Transfer Station staff according to a policy statement issued Monday (March 4) from Dave Popp,...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Second crest is coming as river continues to rise

032219 Riverside Park flooding around Riverside Center (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A second crest is moving downstream and the Mississippi River is expected to crest in Muscatine at 20.3 feet at 1 a.m. Monday (March 25) according to the National Weather Service (NWS) in Davenport and data from the Army Corps ...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: March 21, 2019

City plans Spring leaf pickup program April 1-20

Piles of leaves in field (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Didn’t get all the fallen leaves raked up and disposed of before winter set in? Getting the itch to clean up the yard for the outdoor season but not sure what to do with the yard waste? The City of Muscatine is here t...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: March 19, 2019

Construction season returns to Muscatine, 8th Street closure set

031418 Eighth Street from Chestnut toward Iowa

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Warmer temperatures have brought the return of street construction to Muscatine with the West Hill Sewer Separation Project kicking the season off on Thursday, March 21. Phase 4B of the project will focus on 8th Street from Ced...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: March 19, 2019

Compost Site opens for season March 23

031919 Compost Site to Open

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Compost Site will open for the season at 8 a.m. on Saturday, March 23, according to David Popp, Solid Waste Manager for the City of Muscatine. The site, located at the Recycling Center & Transfer Station, 1000 S. Houser...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: March 18, 2019

Permit for open burning required in Muscatine

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Fire Department (MFD) responded to a 9-1-1 call of a structure fire Monday (March 18) afternoon with  two fire engines, a ladder truck, two ambulances, a pickup, and two police cars. This is not the first time, nor...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Phase 4B of West Hill project set to begin on March 20

031418 Eighth Street from Chestnut toward Iowa

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Phase 4B of the West Hill Sewer Separation Project (WHSSP) will begin on Wednesday, March 20, according to project managers for the City of Muscatine. Phase 4B will separate sanitary and storm sewers on 8th Street from Cedar to...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Riverside Park, Mississippi Drive closures anticipated

101218 Harbor Drive

MUSCATINE, Iowa – While still recovering from one of its worst winters in history, Muscatine now faces the consequences of that winter weather with a Mississippi River that is on the rise. A flood watch is in effect for Muscatine and that will p...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Muscatine Dog Park informational meeting set March 25

Dog Park - courtesy of Muscatine Journal (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – With the first day of Spring just days away, the Citizens for an Off-Leash Muscatine Park (COMP) will host an informational meeting at 6 p.m., Monday, March 25, in Room 301 of the Musser Public Library and HNI Community Center....

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: March 11, 2019

Tools to enhance development - Tax Abatement

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Property owners, contractors, and developers with interest in Muscatine real estate have several programs available through the City of Muscatine to assist with new construction, renovations to existing buildings, or expansions...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Transfer Station policy on assisting customers enforced

030519 Tipping Floor at Transfer Station (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Customers unloading material on the tipping floor at the City of Muscatine Recycling Center and Transfer Station will do so without the aid of Transfer Station staff according to a policy statement issued Monday (March 4) from ...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: December 20, 2018

City Officials

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The City of Muscatine is governed by a mayor and 7 City Council members. The mayor serves for a 2-year term and is elected at large by the citizens of Muscatine.

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Parks & Recreation

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The facilities within the Muscatine Parks and Recreation system host a multitude of events throughout the year. This schedule does change quite frequently as events are added, deleted and/or edited. Please check back often for updates!

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Community Development

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The Community Development Department is responsible for a variety of planning and environmental functions that include administering several items.

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

City Services

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Find out what services the City of Muscatine offers to its residents.

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Transparency

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The City of Muscatine is committed to providing residents with an open and transparent government which serves the best interest of the community. As such, the City is using this webpage to provide easier access to information you need.

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

About Muscatine

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Find out more about the demographics, history, and profile of Muscatine.

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Spring is here - golf course officially opens for season

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MUSCATINE, Iowa  The Muscatine Municipal Golf Course will open for the 2019 season at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 21. The season will begin on a walking-only basis. Determination for the use of golf carts will be made on a d...

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Third Annual P&R Easter Egg Hunt Scheduled

Easter Egg Hunt courtesy of Muscatine Journal (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – An indication that Spring is on the way to is the announcement by the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department that the 2019 Easter Egg Hunt will be held from 10-11:45 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Weed Park in Muscatine...

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Posted on: February 24, 2019

Municipal Golf Course season passes available starting March 1

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Passes for the 2019 season at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course will be available for purchase starting Friday, March 1, 2019. Payment plans are available during the months of March, April, and May.

Season passes purchased prio...

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