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Posted on: August 29, 2019

"A Visualization of Hope” on exhibit at Muscatine Art Center

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MUSCATINE, IOWA - Many artist statements in the exhibition, “A Visualization of Hope,” are messages that share personal stories while expressing appreciation for fleeting moments of time. The 30 artists represented in the juried exhibi...

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Press Release (PDF) Art Center

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Temporary closure planned on Brook Street; delays on 2nd Street

Traffic Alert

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A one hour road closure on the 100 block of Brook Street has been requested by C&C Construction according to Randy Howell, Roadway Maintenance Supervisor in the Department of Public Works. The closure is tentatively planned...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Mississippi River crests for sixth time in 2019

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Mississippi River crested at 18.80 feet on Tuesday and while the high river level may not have affected many residents this time, the crest does mark the sixth time in 2019 that the Mississippi River has crested in flood st...

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

Power lift system installed on Muscatine Fire ambulance

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – A new cot and power loading system has been installed on one of the five Muscatine Fire Department ambulances, providing more secure patient transport and the reduction of potential back injuries to firefighters. The new system...

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

Public Safety Open House scheduled for Sunday (October 20)

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Community members from young to old are invited to come learn about the various emergency response services provided in Muscatine at the 2019 Public Safety Open House from 12-3 p.m. on Sunday (October 20) at the Public Safety B...

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

General Fund continues to grow fund balance reserve

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine General Fund balance continues to grow as almost all city departments finished the 2018-2019 Fiscal Year under budget and that is good news for the citizens of Muscatine.

Finance Director Nancy Lueck provid...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Motion to reconsider request placed on In-Depth agenda

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – One of the four Muscatine City Council members who voted against approving the City of Muscatine moving forward with development of the Carver Corner area has asked that that request be brought back for reconsideration at the T...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 5, 2019

Lake Park Boulevard lane restrictions start October 7

Lane Restrictions

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The north half of the intersection at Lake Park Boulevard and 2nd Avenue and the north half of the intersection at Lake Park Boulevard and Grand Avenue will be closed to traffic starting on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019. Heuer Construct...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Muscatine receives HUD housing counseling grant

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Municipal Housing Agency (MMHA), a department of the City of Muscatine, has been awarded a U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) housing counseling grant to continue home ownership education class...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Crafts, costumes and fun for all at Ninth Annual Fall Festival

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Ninth Annual Fall Festival will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, in the Center court of the Muscatine Mall. The event is sponsored by the City of Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department.

A variety of autumn-i...

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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: September 23, 2019

Iowa Avenue to open Tuesday; work on University Drive begins

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Iowa Avenue will be open to through traffic before the end of the day on Tuesday (Sept. 24) according to City of Muscatine staff overseeing the West Hill Sewer Separation Project (WHSSP). The 200 block of East 8th Street will a...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: August 29, 2019

"A Visualization of Hope” on exhibit at Muscatine Art Center

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MUSCATINE, IOWA - Many artist statements in the exhibition, “A Visualization of Hope,” are messages that share personal stories while expressing appreciation for fleeting moments of time. The 30 artists represented in the juried exhibition rely on differe...

Read on...

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

City Officials

Muscatine News

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

Muscatine News

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

Muscatine News

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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News Flash

Posted on: October 10, 2019

Tighten up them laces, it is time for the annual Turkey Trot Run

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MUSCATINE, Iowa - The 2019 Muscatine “Turkey Trot” Fun Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course.  The event will be hosted by the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department and the Muscatine Running ...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Instructional girls basketball program is scheduled

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Registration is now open for the Girls Basketball Clinic sponsored by the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department. Participants will have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of basketball through ball handling, shooting, and defe...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Youth volleyball clinic returns to Muscatine this fall

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is organizing a Youth Volleyball Clinic to be held in the large gymnasium at West Middle School on Sunday evenings from October 27 through November 17, 2019.

The Youth Volleyball Clin...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Basketball fun for toddlers and their parents

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for the Smart Start Basketball program.

Smart Start Basketball is an introductory basketball program designed to teach young children the basi...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 5, 2019

Fall and winter golf lessons available with TruGolf simulator

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The TruGolf simulator at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course makes it possible for golfers to work on their golf game throughout the fall and winter months when weather keeps them off the course.

These tailored lessons combine da...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 3, 2019

All you can golf special now available everyday

Muscatine Municipal Golf Course

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The “All You Can Play” fall special keeps on giving, and now the special comes with extended hours. Starting Saturday, Oct. 5, golfers can play as many rounds as they would like from 1:00 p.m. until...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Keep that competitive edge with TruGolf Simulator

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Cooler temperatures no longer predict the end of golf season. Play rounds of golf with your clubs all year long on the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course’s TruGolf simulator. Open play, leagues and lessons will ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Crafts, costumes and fun for all at Ninth Annual Fall Festival

Fall Festival 2019A (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Ninth Annual Fall Festival will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, in the Center court of the Muscatine Mall. The event is sponsored by the City of Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department.

A variety o...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Temporary closure planned on Brook Street; delays on 2nd Street

Traffic Alert

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A one hour road closure on the 100 block of Brook Street has been requested by C&C Construction according to Randy Howell, Roadway Maintenance Supervisor in the Department of Public Works. The closure is tentatively planned for eithe...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Mississippi River crests for sixth time in 2019

101619 River Flooding 001 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Mississippi River crested at 18.80 feet on Tuesday and while the high river level may not have affected many residents this time, the crest does mark the sixth time in 2019 that the Mississippi River has crested in flood stage. The s...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Power lift system installed on Muscatine Fire ambulance

101019 Power lift system with cot (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A new cot and power loading system has been installed on one of the five Muscatine Fire Department ambulances, providing more secure patient transport and the reduction of potential back injuries to firefighters. The new system...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2019

Public Safety Open House scheduled for Sunday (October 20)

PSOH 100817e

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Community members from young to old are invited to come learn about the various emergency response services provided in Muscatine at the 2019 Public Safety Open House from 12-3 p.m. on Sunday (October 20) at the Public Safety Building, 3...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2019

General Fund continues to grow fund balance reserve

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine General Fund balance continues to grow as almost all city departments finished the 2018-2019 Fiscal Year under budget and that is good news for the citizens of Muscatine.

Finance Director Nancy Lueck provid...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Tighten up them laces, it is time for the annual Turkey Trot Run

Turkey Trot 2014

MUSCATINE, Iowa - The 2019 Muscatine “Turkey Trot” Fun Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course.  The event will be hosted by the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department and th...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Instructional girls basketball program is scheduled

Basketball 02 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Registration is now open for the Girls Basketball Clinic sponsored by the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department. Participants will have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of basketball through ball handling, shooting, and defe...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Youth volleyball clinic returns to Muscatine this fall

Volleyball 01 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is organizing a Youth Volleyball Clinic to be held in the large gymnasium at West Middle School on Sunday evenings from October 27 through November 17, 2019.

The Youth Volle...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Basketball fun for toddlers and their parents

Basketball 01 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for the Smart Start Basketball program.

Smart Start Basketball is an introductory basketball program designed to teach young children the basic motor sk...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Motion to reconsider request placed on In-Depth agenda

090919 Carver Corner (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – One of the four Muscatine City Council members who voted against approving the City of Muscatine moving forward with development of the Carver Corner area has asked that that request be brought back for reconsideration at the T...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2019

Fall and winter golf lessons available with TruGolf simulator

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The TruGolf simulator at the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course makes it possible for golfers to work on their golf game throughout the fall and winter months when weather keeps them off the course.

These tailored lessons combine da...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2019

Lake Park Boulevard lane restrictions start October 7

Lane Restrictions

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The north half of the intersection at Lake Park Boulevard and 2nd Avenue and the north half of the intersection at Lake Park Boulevard and Grand Avenue will be closed to traffic starting on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019. Heuer Construction is rep...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Muscatine receives HUD housing counseling grant

Muscatine Municipal Housing Authority (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Municipal Housing Agency (MMHA), a department of the City of Muscatine, has been awarded a U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) housing counseling grant to continue home ownership education classes and cou...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2019

All you can golf special now available everyday

Muscatine Municipal Golf Course

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The “All You Can Play” fall special keeps on giving, and now the special comes with extended hours. Starting Saturday, Oct. 5, golfers can play as many rounds as they would like from 1:00 p.m. until dusk every day for just $25.

H...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Keep that competitive edge with TruGolf Simulator

Course Photos 017

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Cooler temperatures no longer predict the end of golf season. Play rounds of golf with your clubs all year long on the Muscatine Municipal Golf Course’s TruGolf simulator. Open play, leagues and lessons will be available regardl...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Crafts, costumes and fun for all at Ninth Annual Fall Festival

Fall Festival 2019A (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Ninth Annual Fall Festival will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, in the Center court of the Muscatine Mall. The event is sponsored by the City of Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department.

A variety of autumn-i...

Read on...

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

Schedule for fall leaf pickup released by Public Works

Public Works crews gather up leaves in December 2018 (JPG)

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 (see map)...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: September 23, 2019

Iowa Avenue to open Tuesday; work on University Drive begins

092319 Full Depth Patch University Avenue 002 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Iowa Avenue will be open to through traffic before the end of the day on Tuesday (Sept. 24) according to City of Muscatine staff overseeing the West Hill Sewer Separation Project (WHSSP). The 200 block of East 8th Street will also reopen...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: August 29, 2019

"A Visualization of Hope” on exhibit at Muscatine Art Center

Living Proof Promo - Living Proof Exhibit - 082919 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, IOWA - Many artist statements in the exhibition, “A Visualization of Hope,” are messages that share personal stories while expressing appreciation for fleeting moments of time. The 30 artists represented in the juried exhibition rely on differe...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases