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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Leaf collection efforts entering final stage for 2019

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – As long as the weather permits the Department of Public Works (DPW) will continue to collect leaves throughout the City of Muscatine, according to Brian Stineman, DPW Director. At least that is the plan, weather permitting, through Decem...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

West 8th Street reopens to traffic November 27

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Crews from the Department of Public Works and prime contractor KE Flatwork, Inc., are finishing up cleanup activity on West 8th Street today (November 26) with the contractor planning to open up the street to traffic Wednesday ...

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Eight street sections being repaired in Muscatine

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Eight street sections around Muscatine are undergoing “emergency” repairs by Heuer Construction, the prime contractor for the Full Depth Patching Project. The repairs will be full-depth patching with traffic control devices in place arou...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 22, 2019

8th Street to reopen to traffic on November 27

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – West 8th Street will be open for traffic in time for the Thanksgiving holiday according to City of Muscatine project managers. Phase 4B of the West Hill Sanitary and Storm Sewer Separation Project has kept the majority of 8th S...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 22, 2019

1500 block of Washington to be closed for sewer repair

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The 1500 block of Washington Street will be closed to traffic from Park Avenue to Union Street starting Monday, November 25, and continuing through Tuesday, December 3. The street closure is needed to repair a collapsed sewer l...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Common sense key to preventing house fires this winter

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – A little common sense can go a long way to keeping you safe throughout the year. That is especially true during the winter months when houses are closed up and cold temperatures arrive according to Assistant Fire Chief Mike Hartman.

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

ZBA, Airport Advisory boards in search of new members

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Zoning Board of Adjustment and the Airport Advisory Committee are each looking for a member from the Muscatine community to fulfill unexpired terms on their respective panels. Interested community members are asked to visit...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 15, 2019

Lane restrictions put in place for Houser Hill

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Work on the West Side Trail Project is underway and with that comes lane restrictions on North Houser Street from Hershey to Lucas. Heuer Construction has been removing topsoil from the west side of North Houser Street with the...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Update on projects: Expect delays on Mississippi Drive next week

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Muscatine Power & Water (MPW) will begin the process of taking down some of the electrical lines on Mississippi Drive from Broadway to Mulberry Avenue starting on Monday, November 18, 2019.

The removal of the electrical line...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Leaf collection delayed; compost facility hours change

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The leaf collection efforts by Department of Public Works crews has been delayed due to the snow covered and frozen leaves. City crews will not be picking up leaves on Tuesday, Nov. 12, or Wednesday, Nov. 13, but will resume on...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: November 7, 2019

History, future of "Mussels of Muscatine" to be discussed

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine is joining forces with The Nature Conservancy, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR), and the National Pearl Button Museum for a discussion on the history and future of “Mussels of Musca...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Schedule for fall leaf pickup released by Public Works

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Leaves will begin to fall in earnest later this month with the Department of Public Works releasing the 2019 Fall Leaf Pickup schedule. Leaf vacuum trucks will hit the streets of Muscatine starting on Monday, Oct. 14, in Zone 8...

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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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