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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Free performances scheduled at Art Center in October

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Come celebrate the fall season with a pair of free outdoor performances at the Muscatine Art Center in October. Bring your blankets or lawn chairs, and snacks, and enjoy two free family-friendly performances along with the open...

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News Release (PDF) Art Center

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Public input sought on "Keeping of Pit Bulls" ordinance

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will hear from the public during a special meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 28) in the Council Chambers of Muscatine City Hall. The Council is asking for public comment as deliberations conti...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Plenty of Halloween fun before Sunday's trick-or-treating event

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine has announced that Trick or Treat Night is set for 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 31, 2021. If a trick-or-treater and/or homeowner is feeling ill please do not participate.

&...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 26, 2021

City Administrator's report on September accomplishments available

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The monthly City Administrator Report to the City Council and Citizens of Muscatine is now available highlighting the many accomplishments by the departments of the City of Muscatine during the month of September.&...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Lane changes upcoming for two major road projects

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Two major road projects have or will see changes to traffic configurations this week, and, with one, that means the end of the project. 

 

The Park Avenue 4-to-3 Lane Conversion Project is anticipated t...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Festival of Lights to help make spirits bright this holiday season

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The elves in the Muscatine Parks and Recreation office are looking to help make spirits a bit brighter this holiday season, but need help from local community organizations and businesses to spread some good cheer with ...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Council to discuss deferred firefighter positions Thursday (Oct. 21)

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will discuss options for restoring one or two of the deferred firefighter positions, and will be asked to approve the contract for the 2021-2022 Full Depth Patching Project when the Council c...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Registration for annual Turkey Trot is underway

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MUSCATINE, Iowa - The 2021 Muscatine Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, Nov. 20, on the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course.  The event is hosted by the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department and the Muscatine Run...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Asphalt Overlay Project set to begin on Monday (Oct. 25)

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The milling and asphalt overlay of select street and alley segments, part of the 2021-2022 Hot Mix Asphalt Overlay Project, will begin on Monday (Oct. 25) according to City Engineer Pat Lynch. The six street and six al...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 18, 2021

Annual Fall leaf pickup is underway in Muscatine

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Leaves will begin to fall in earnest later this month with the Department of Public Works once again providing a valued service to the citizens of Muscatine with the annual Fall Leaf Pickup.

 

Leaf vacuum trucks have alre...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 18, 2021

Holiday Train will not leave the station again this year

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train will not be rolling through Muscatine again this year, nor will it be rolling through any communities during the 2021 holiday season. The arrival of the Holiday Train is a much an...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Detour closed as paving continues on Grandview Avenue Oct. 15

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Heuer Construction, Inc., anticipates paving two lanes of Grandview Avenue from Pearl to Franklin on Friday (Oct. 15). To facilitate the work and to ensure the safety of construction workers, the northbound detour from ...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Staff report on Pit Bull Ordinance to be presented October 14

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – A presentation and policy discussion on animal control ordinance(s) for the City of Muscatine will highlight the Muscatine City Council In-Depth meeting Thursday (October 14). The public is welcome to attend but no pub...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Applications sought for vacancy on Historic Preservation Commission

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Historic Preservation Commission has an immediate opening for a resident of the City of Muscatine to fill a vacant position on its board. All candidates will be considered equally based on their qualificat...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 13, 2021

"All You Can Play" golf special returns to Municipal Golf Course

2021 All You Can Play Golf Special (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa  The “All You Can Play” fall special is back at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course … with added benefits. Starting on Saturday (Oct. 16), area golfers can play as many rounds as they like, with a golf cart, all day long for just...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Council asked to moved ahead with South End Improvement projects

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will be asked to authorize proceeding with four South End Community Improvement Fund projects, and to approve the contract for the 2021-2022 Hot Mix Asphalt Overlay Project when the Council convenes at...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Sign up today to golf for a good cause in the 2021 Chili Open

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Golfers of all abilities are invited to come out to the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course on October 23 and join in the fun during the 2021 Chili Open. Proceeds from the Chili Open benefit Muscatine Parks and Recreation y...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Free performances scheduled at Art Center in October

BTM photo (JPEG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Come celebrate the fall season with a pair of free outdoor performances at the Muscatine Art Center in October. Bring your blankets or lawn chairs, and snacks, and enjoy two free family-friendly performances along with the openi...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Sheber accepted into the family; supported to improve skills

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Elaine Sheber may have wondered what her life would be like as a female in the fire service when she was deciding on a career while in high school. After 18 months as a member of the Muscatine Fire Department she has he...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

2021 Public Safety Open House Photo Gallery

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Check out these photographs from the 2021 Public Safety Open House held on Sunday (Oct. 3).

Photo Gallery Muscatine News
Posted on: October 2, 2021

Bewitching Bash set at Soccer West ... so much fun it is scary

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Come and have a scary good time this Halloween as the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department sponsors a Bewitching Bash (or “The Return of Trunk or Treat”) from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 30, at the Muscatin...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Muscatine News

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Posted on: October 22, 2021

Festival of Lights to help make spirits bright this holiday season

Festival of Lights Promo (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The elves in the Muscatine Parks and Recreation office are looking to help make spirits a bit brighter this holiday season, but need help from local community organizations and businesses to spread some good cheer with...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Registration for annual Turkey Trot is underway

Turkey Trot (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa - The 2021 Muscatine Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, Nov. 20, on the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course.  The event is hosted by the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department and the Muscatine Running Club...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 13, 2021

"All You Can Play" golf special returns to Municipal Golf Course

2021 All You Can Play Golf Special (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa  The “All You Can Play” fall special is back at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course … with added benefits. Starting on Saturday (Oct. 16), area golfers can play as many rounds as they like...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Sign up today to golf for a good cause in the 2021 Chili Open

Teeing It Up (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Golfers of all abilities are invited to come out to the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course on October 23 and join in the fun during the 2021 Chili Open. Proceeds from the Chili Open benefit Muscatine Parks and Recreation y...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 2, 2021

Bewitching Bash set at Soccer West ... so much fun it is scary

Trunk or Treat 2021 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Come and have a scary good time this Halloween as the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department sponsors a Bewitching Bash (or “The Return of Trunk or Treat”) from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Octobe...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Sheber accepted into the family; supported to improve skills

Elaine Shuber 3 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa Elaine Sheber may have wondered what her life would be like as a female in the fire service when she was deciding on a career while in high school. After 18 months as a member of the Muscatine Fire Department she has h...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Police/Fire News

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Public input sought on "Keeping of Pit Bulls" ordinance

Special Council Session For Public Input (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will hear from the public during a special meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 28) in the Council Chambers of Muscatine City Hall. The Council is asking for public comment as deliberations conti...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Plenty of Halloween fun before Sunday's trick-or-treating event

Treat or Treat Hours 2021 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine has announced that Trick or Treat Night is set for 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 31, 2021. If a trick-or-treater and/or homeowner is feeling ill please do not participate.

&...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 26, 2021

City Administrator's report on September accomplishments available

City Administrators Monthly Report - September 2021 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The monthly City Administrator Report to the City Council and Citizens of Muscatine is now available highlighting the many accomplishments by the departments of the City of Muscatine during the month of September.&n...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Lane changes upcoming for two major road projects

102521 Grandview Avenue 02 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Two major road projects have or will see changes to traffic configurations this week, and, with one, that means the end of the project. 

 

The Park Avenue 4-to-3 Lane Conversion Project is anticipated t...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Festival of Lights to help make spirits bright this holiday season

Festival of Lights Promo (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The elves in the Muscatine Parks and Recreation office are looking to help make spirits a bit brighter this holiday season, but need help from local community organizations and businesses to spread some good cheer with ...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Council to discuss deferred firefighter positions Thursday (Oct. 21)

City Council Meeting (3) (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will discuss options for restoring one or two of the deferred firefighter positions, and will be asked to approve the contract for the 2021-2022 Full Depth Patching Project when the Council convenes at...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Registration for annual Turkey Trot is underway

Turkey Trot (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa - The 2021 Muscatine Turkey Trot Fun Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, Nov. 20, on the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course.  The event is hosted by the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department and the Muscatine Run...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Asphalt Overlay Project set to begin on Monday (Oct. 25)

Asphalt Overlay Project (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The milling and asphalt overlay of select street and alley segments, part of the 2021-2022 Hot Mix Asphalt Overlay Project, will begin on Monday (Oct. 25) according to City Engineer Pat Lynch. The six street and six alley segmen...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2021

Annual Fall leaf pickup is underway in Muscatine

Fall Leaf Collection (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Leaves will begin to fall in earnest later this month with the Department of Public Works once again providing a valued service to the citizens of Muscatine with the annual Fall Leaf Pickup.

 

Leaf vacuum trucks...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2021

Holiday Train will not leave the station again this year

Christmas Train 01 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train will not be rolling through Muscatine again this year, nor will it be rolling through any communities during the 2021 holiday season. The arrival of the Holiday Train is a much an...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Detour closed as paving continues on Grandview Avenue Oct. 15

100121 Grandview Avenue paving 01 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Heuer Construction, Inc., anticipates paving two lanes of Grandview Avenue from Pearl to Franklin on Friday (Oct. 15). To facilitate the work and to ensure the safety of construction workers, the northbound de...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Staff report on Pit Bull Ordinance to be presented October 14

City Council 01 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A presentation and policy discussion on animal control ordinance(s) for the City of Muscatine will highlight the Muscatine City Council In-Depth meeting Thursday (October 14). The public is welcome to attend but no public input ...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Applications sought for vacancy on Historic Preservation Commission

Historic Preservation Commission 01A (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Historic Preservation Commission has an immediate opening for a resident of the City of Muscatine to fill a vacant position on its board. All candidates will be considered equally based on their qualificat...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2021

"All You Can Play" golf special returns to Municipal Golf Course

2021 All You Can Play Golf Special (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa  The “All You Can Play” fall special is back at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course … with added benefits. Starting on Saturday (Oct. 16), area golfers can play as many rounds as they like, with a golf cart, all day long for just...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Council asked to moved ahead with South End Improvement projects

City Council 01 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will be asked to authorize proceeding with four South End Community Improvement Fund projects, and to approve the contract for the 2021-2022 Hot Mix Asphalt Overlay Project when the Council convenes at...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Sign up today to golf for a good cause in the 2021 Chili Open

Teeing It Up (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Golfers of all abilities are invited to come out to the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course on October 23 and join in the fun during the 2021 Chili Open. Proceeds from the Chili Open benefit Muscatine Parks and Recreation y...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Free performances scheduled at Art Center in October

BTM photo (JPEG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Come celebrate the fall season with a pair of free outdoor performances at the Muscatine Art Center in October. Bring your blankets or lawn chairs, and snacks, and enjoy two free family-friendly performances along with the openi...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Sheber accepted into the family; supported to improve skills

Elaine Shuber 3 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Elaine Sheber may have wondered what her life would be like as a female in the fire service when she was deciding on a career while in high school. After 18 months as a member of the Muscatine Fire Department she has he...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2021

Bewitching Bash set at Soccer West ... so much fun it is scary

Trunk or Treat 2021 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Come and have a scary good time this Halloween as the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department sponsors a Bewitching Bash (or “The Return of Trunk or Treat”) from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 30, at the Muscatin...

Read on...

News Release (PDF) Press Releases