News Flash

Posted on: June 9, 2021

Two public art projects are moving into the next phase

Public Art Work Cover 2 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa - Two public art projects are moving into the next phase with the selection of two organizations for the Houser Street mural project and three finalists for the Mulberry Roundabout art project. 

 

The Public Art Ad...

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Press Release (PDF) Art Center
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Two crowd pleasing exhibits open May 29 at Muscatine Art Center

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Art Center opens two crowd-pleasing exhibitions on May 29 that are sure to engage and inspire local residents and visitors alike. The two traveling exhibitions mark a return to more normal operations at t...

Read on...

Additional Info... Art Center

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News Flash

Posted on: June 11, 2021

MuscaBus Yellow detour route announced due to construction work

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Temporary changes have been made to the MuscaBus Yellow Route due to construction activity on West 8th Street.

 

West 8th Street is currently closed from Lucas to Climer Street due to construction activity for P...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Two pavement management projects nearing completion

061021 Full Depth Patching - Fulliam 001 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Two projects in the pavement management program are nearing completion with the tentative deadline (end of the current fiscal year on June 30) fast approaching. 

 

Portions of the pavement management pr...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Iowa and 2nd intersection to be closed starting June 14

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The intersection of Iowa Avenue and 2nd Street will be closed to traffic starting at 7 a.m. Monday (June 14) according to Department of Public Works officials. The closure is tentatively scheduled to continue until Jul...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Fireworks, Leaf Pickup, MORC presentations on Council agenda

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three presentations sure to be of interest to the residents of Muscatine are on the Muscatine City Council agenda when they meet Thursday (June 10) for their June in-depth session.

 

It is that time of year when...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Two public art projects are moving into the next phase

Public Art Work Cover 2 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa - Two public art projects are moving into the next phase with the selection of two organizations for the Houser Street mural project and three finalists for the Mulberry Roundabout art project. 

 

The Public Art Ad...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Aquatic Center closed June 9 for required maintenance

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Aquatic Center is closed today (June 9) for Iowa State Code required maintenance following a contamination incident that occurred Tuesday afternoon. The Aquatic Center will reopen to the public at 12 p.m. Thursday....

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Gas dock hours are adjusted

080919 Riverside Park Marina Gas Dock (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department will operate the Gas Dock on Fridays from 5-7 p.m. and on Saturdays and Sundays from 10-2 p.m., weather permitting. Fuel is also available during the weekdays by calling the Parks an...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Muscatine Police to conduct special traffic enforcement June 9-12

Partners - Arrive Alive Combo (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Father’s Day should be a time to celebrate, but it can also be one of the deadliest on the roads. The Muscatine Police Department (MPD) is joining Iowa’s statewide Traffic Fatality Reduction Task Force in an effort to reduce dea...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Overview of Library summer programming on Council agenda

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – A short agenda will greet the members of the Muscatine City Council when they meet Thursday (June 3) for their first regular session of the month.

 

Only five action items are on the agenda including requests to...

Read on...

P Muscatine News
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Summer Reading program underway at Musser Public Library

2021 Summer Reading (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The adventure awaits for those who dare during Summer Reading 2021 sponsored by the Musser Public Library and HNI Community Center. The program will take children, teens, and families on a quest through the City of Muscatine par...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Traffic alerts issued for various Muscatine construction projects

060221 Full Depth Patching - Fulliam (2) (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Street construction at various locations throughout Muscatine may cause traffic delays in the next several weeks.

 

  • Grandview Avenue will be closed Thursday, June 3, through Monday, June 7, from Oregon to Main f...
Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Fire Department has car seat technicians available

052021 Fire Department Car Seat Inspection 002 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three recent recruits to the Muscatine Fire Department are now certified car seat technicians after completing course work last week at Station 1 including working a drive through car seat inspection at the station on May 20.

&am...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Construction Update: Portion of West 8th to be closed starting June 1

052621 West Hill Phase V (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Muscatine construction projects are looking to the skies and hoping for drier weather as May comes to a close with the wet weather this past week delaying some projects and slowing down others.

 

Two additional ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Gas Dock to open for the season Friday (May 28)

Muscatine Harbor and Marina Gas Dock May 25, 2018 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa –The Gas Dock, located on the Muscatine riverfront in the channel just upriver from the Muscatine Boat Harbor, will begin serving customers at 5 p.m. Friday (May 28), weather permitting, according to the Muscatine Parks and Recrea...

Read on...

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

Want to work? Great opportunities await with the City of Muscatine

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MUSCATINE, Iowa - The City of Muscatine has several full and part time employment opportunities available including many opportunities in public safety and various other City departments. 

 

The Transfer Station, Muscatine Fire De...

Read on...

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

Muscatine Aquatic Center to open May 29 for Summer 2021

051021 Weed Park - Aquatic Center Pool Fillup 002 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – After a year and a half of sitting idle, the Muscatine Aquatic Center in Weed Park will swing open the gates and welcome back patrons on Saturday (May 29) when the facility opens for the 2021 season, weather permitting.

 ...

Read on...

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

No curbside collection May 31; city offices closed on Monday

Memorial Day 2021 A (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Curbside collection of refuse, yard waste, bulky waste, and recycling will not be conducted on Monday, May 31, as City of Muscatine staff pauses and reflects on Memorial Day with individuals across the country in remem...

Read on...

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

First quarter winners announced in Muscatine wellness challenge

Wellness Challenge (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three local businesses outperformed all others to claim the top spots after the first quarter competition in the #workingwellmuscatine wellness challenge. The Healthiest Businesses in Muscatine first quarter w...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Two day full closure of Grandview from Oregon to Main starts May 25

051121 Grandview Avenue 03 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Grandview Avenue will be closed to all traffic from Oregon to Main starting at 7 a.m. Tuesday (May 25) according to Department of Public Works officials. The closure necessary to install a sanitary sewer from the west ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Closed for repairs - Mississippi Mist to reopen once repairs completed

052421 Mist Closed (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Mechanical problems has forced the closure of the Mississippi Mist interactive fountain in Riverside Park until further notice. Necessary mechanical repairs are taking place and the water feature will be reopened as soon as poss...

Read on...

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

Monthly report of City department accomplishments published

Monthly Report 01 (PNG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Current residents and potential residents of the City of Muscatine have a new tool they can use to find out what each department has accomplished on a monthly basis.

 

The City Administrator’s Monthly ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Mississippi Mist is misting again on Muscatine riverfront

052021 Mississippi Mist 001 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The riverboat smokestack-themed jets of the Mississippi Mist interactive fountain have cascaded for the first time this summer on Friday (May 21) as the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department opened the splash pad for the 202...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Weather delays but does not stop work on several projects

052021 Asphalt Overlay - first layer on Washington Street 002 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Over two inches of rain over several days and occasional sprinkles in between slowed down but did not stop progress for several construction projects in Muscatine this past week.

 

Surface paving of 18 street an...

Read on...

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

Two crowd pleasing exhibits open May 29 at Muscatine Art Center

051921 Judd Exhibition 01 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Art Center opens two crowd-pleasing exhibitions on May 29 that are sure to engage and inspire local residents and visitors alike. The two traveling exhibitions mark a return to more normal operations at the Muscati...

Read on...

Additional Info... Muscatine News
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Three public hearings on tap for City Council Thursday (May 20)

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will conduct three public hearings during its Thursday (May 20, 2021) regular session.

 

The first public hearing concerns the vacation and deeding over of a portion of Mulberry Avenue right-of-...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Grandview Reconstruction Project begins Monday (April 26)

042321 Grandview Avenue (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The two-year Grandview Avenue Reconstruction Project will begin on Monday (April 26) according to City officials and the contractor during a public meeting on the project Thursday night.

 

The first year of the ...

Read on...

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

Questions answered during WHSSP public meeting Wednesday

042121 West Hill Phase 5 Public Meeting (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine hosted a public meeting on Phase V of the West Hill Area Sanitary and Storm Sewer Separation Project (WHSSP) Wednesday (April 21) with several residents from the area of the 2021 construction in a...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Logan Street to be closed to traffic Thursday (April 22) morning

SIGN - Street Closed 01

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Logan Street will be closed to traffic from 9-11 a.m. Thursday, April 22, as All-American Concrete, Inc., continues full depth patching of the street. Logan will be closed from Fulliam to Cedar to facilitate pouring concrete in ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Public meeting Thursday (April 22) on Grandview Avenue Reconstruction

Grandview Avenue Public Meeting (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The two-year Grandview Avenue Reconstruction Project is expected to begin as early as next week, and the City of Muscatine will host a public meeting from 5-6 p.m. Thursday, April 22, 2021. An in-person meeting and a v...

Read on...

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

Public meeting Wednesday (Apr. 21) for West Hill Phase V

West Hill Phase V Public Meeting (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine will host a public meeting on Phase V of the West Hill Area Sanitary and Storm Sewer Separation Project (WHSSP) from 5-6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. An in-person meeting and a virtual meeti...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News

News Flash

Posted on: June 2, 2021

Summer Reading program underway at Musser Public Library

2021 Summer Reading (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The adventure awaits for those who dare during Summer Reading 2021 sponsored by the Musser Public Library and HNI Community Center. The program will take children, teens, and families on a quest through the City of Mus...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Musser Public Library

News Flash

Posted on: June 9, 2021

Aquatic Center closed June 9 for required maintenance

Aquatic Center 02 (2) (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Aquatic Center is closed today (June 9) for Iowa State Code required maintenance following a contamination incident that occurred Tuesday afternoon. The Aquatic Center will reopen to the public at 12 p.m....

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Gas dock hours are adjusted

080919 Riverside Park Marina Gas Dock (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department will operate the Gas Dock on Fridays from 5-7 p.m. and on Saturdays and Sundays from 10-2 p.m., weather permitting. Fuel is also available during the weekdays by calling th...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Gas Dock to open for the season Friday (May 28)

Muscatine Harbor and Marina Gas Dock May 25, 2018 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa –The Gas Dock, located on the Muscatine riverfront in the channel just upriver from the Muscatine Boat Harbor, will begin serving customers at 5 p.m. Friday (May 28), weather permitting, according to the Muscatine Parks ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 26, 2021

Muscatine Aquatic Center to open May 29 for Summer 2021

051021 Weed Park - Aquatic Center Pool Fillup 002 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – After a year and a half of sitting idle, the Muscatine Aquatic Center in Weed Park will swing open the gates and welcome back patrons on Saturday (May 29) when the facility opens for the 2021 season, weather permitting.

 ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 25, 2021

First quarter winners announced in Muscatine wellness challenge

Wellness Challenge (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three local businesses outperformed all others to claim the top spots after the first quarter competition in the #workingwellmuscatine wellness challenge. The Healthiest Businesses in Muscatine first quarter winners wer...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Closed for repairs - Mississippi Mist to reopen once repairs completed

052421 Mist Closed (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Mechanical problems has forced the closure of the Mississippi Mist interactive fountain in Riverside Park until further notice. Necessary mechanical repairs are taking place and the water feature will be reopened as so...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Mississippi Mist is misting again on Muscatine riverfront

052021 Mississippi Mist 001 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The riverboat smokestack-themed jets of the Mississippi Mist interactive fountain have cascaded for the first time this summer on Friday (May 21) as the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department opened the splash pad for the 202...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: June 8, 2021

Muscatine Police to conduct special traffic enforcement June 9-12

Partners - Arrive Alive Combo (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Father’s Day should be a time to celebrate, but it can also be one of the deadliest on the roads. The Muscatine Police Department (MPD) is joining Iowa’s statewide Traffic Fatality Reduction Task Fo...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News

News Flash

Posted on: June 11, 2021

MuscaBus Yellow detour route announced due to construction work

Yellow detour for West 8th Construction (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Temporary changes have been made to the MuscaBus Yellow Route due to construction activity on West 8th Street.

 

West 8th Street is currently closed from Lucas to Climer Street due to construction activity for Phase 5 of ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Two pavement management projects nearing completion

061021 Full Depth Patching - Fulliam 001 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Two projects in the pavement management program are nearing completion with the tentative deadline (end of the current fiscal year on June 30) fast approaching. 

 

Portions of the pavement management program were...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Iowa and 2nd intersection to be closed starting June 14

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The intersection of Iowa Avenue and 2nd Street will be closed to traffic starting at 7 a.m. Monday (June 14) according to Department of Public Works officials. The closure is tentatively scheduled to continue until July 26, weat...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Fireworks, Leaf Pickup, MORC presentations on Council agenda

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three presentations sure to be of interest to the residents of Muscatine are on the Muscatine City Council agenda when they meet Thursday (June 10) for their June in-depth session.

 

It is that time of year when the topic...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Two public art projects are moving into the next phase

Public Art Work Cover 2 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa - Two public art projects are moving into the next phase with the selection of two organizations for the Houser Street mural project and three finalists for the Mulberry Roundabout art project. 

 

The Public Art Ad...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Aquatic Center closed June 9 for required maintenance

Aquatic Center 02 (2) (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Aquatic Center is closed today (June 9) for Iowa State Code required maintenance following a contamination incident that occurred Tuesday afternoon. The Aquatic Center will reopen to the public at 12 p.m. Thursday....

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Gas dock hours are adjusted

080919 Riverside Park Marina Gas Dock (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department will operate the Gas Dock on Fridays from 5-7 p.m. and on Saturdays and Sundays from 10-2 p.m., weather permitting. Fuel is also available during the weekdays by calling the Parks an...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Muscatine Police to conduct special traffic enforcement June 9-12

Partners - Arrive Alive Combo (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Father’s Day should be a time to celebrate, but it can also be one of the deadliest on the roads. The Muscatine Police Department (MPD) is joining Iowa’s statewide Traffic Fatality Reduction Task Force in an effort to reduce dea...

Read on...

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

Overview of Library summer programming on Council agenda

City Council Meeting (3) (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – A short agenda will greet the members of the Muscatine City Council when they meet Thursday (June 3) for their first regular session of the month.

 

Only five action items are on the agenda including requests to approve a...

Read on...

P Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Summer Reading program underway at Musser Public Library

2021 Summer Reading (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The adventure awaits for those who dare during Summer Reading 2021 sponsored by the Musser Public Library and HNI Community Center. The program will take children, teens, and families on a quest through the City of Muscatine par...

Read on...

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

Traffic alerts issued for various Muscatine construction projects

060221 Full Depth Patching - Fulliam (2) (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Street construction at various locations throughout Muscatine may cause traffic delays in the next several weeks.

 

  • Grandview Avenue will be closed Thursday, June 3, through Monday, June 7, from Oregon to Main for a sewer...
Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Fire Department has car seat technicians available

052021 Fire Department Car Seat Inspection 002 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three recent recruits to the Muscatine Fire Department are now certified car seat technicians after completing course work last week at Station 1 including working a drive through car seat inspection at the station on ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Construction Update: Portion of West 8th to be closed starting June 1

052621 West Hill Phase V (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Muscatine construction projects are looking to the skies and hoping for drier weather as May comes to a close with the wet weather this past week delaying some projects and slowing down others.

 

Two additional street clo...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Gas Dock to open for the season Friday (May 28)

Muscatine Harbor and Marina Gas Dock May 25, 2018 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa –The Gas Dock, located on the Muscatine riverfront in the channel just upriver from the Muscatine Boat Harbor, will begin serving customers at 5 p.m. Friday (May 28), weather permitting, according to the Muscatine Parks and Recrea...

Read on...

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

Want to work? Great opportunities await with the City of Muscatine

Job Opportunities 001 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa - The City of Muscatine has several full and part time employment opportunities available including many opportunities in public safety and various other City departments. 

 

The Transfer Station, Muscatine Fire De...

Read on...

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

Muscatine Aquatic Center to open May 29 for Summer 2021

051021 Weed Park - Aquatic Center Pool Fillup 002 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – After a year and a half of sitting idle, the Muscatine Aquatic Center in Weed Park will swing open the gates and welcome back patrons on Saturday (May 29) when the facility opens for the 2021 season, weather permitting.

 ...

Read on...

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

No curbside collection May 31; city offices closed on Monday

Memorial Day 2021 A (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Curbside collection of refuse, yard waste, bulky waste, and recycling will not be conducted on Monday, May 31, as City of Muscatine staff pauses and reflects on Memorial Day with individuals across the country in remem...

Read on...

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

First quarter winners announced in Muscatine wellness challenge

Wellness Challenge (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three local businesses outperformed all others to claim the top spots after the first quarter competition in the #workingwellmuscatine wellness challenge. The Healthiest Businesses in Muscatine first quarter winners wer...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Two day full closure of Grandview from Oregon to Main starts May 25

051121 Grandview Avenue 03 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Grandview Avenue will be closed to all traffic from Oregon to Main starting at 7 a.m. Tuesday (May 25) according to Department of Public Works officials. The closure necessary to install a sanitary sewer from the west to the eas...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Closed for repairs - Mississippi Mist to reopen once repairs completed

052421 Mist Closed (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Mechanical problems has forced the closure of the Mississippi Mist interactive fountain in Riverside Park until further notice. Necessary mechanical repairs are taking place and the water feature will be reopened as soon as poss...

Read on...

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

Monthly report of City department accomplishments published

Monthly Report 01 (PNG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Current residents and potential residents of the City of Muscatine have a new tool they can use to find out what each department has accomplished on a monthly basis.

 

The City Administrator’s Monthly Report is intended t...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Mississippi Mist is misting again on Muscatine riverfront

052021 Mississippi Mist 001 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The riverboat smokestack-themed jets of the Mississippi Mist interactive fountain have cascaded for the first time this summer on Friday (May 21) as the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department opened the splash pad for the 202...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Weather delays but does not stop work on several projects

052021 Asphalt Overlay - first layer on Washington Street 002 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Over two inches of rain over several days and occasional sprinkles in between slowed down but did not stop progress for several construction projects in Muscatine this past week.

 

Surface paving of 18 street and alley se...

Read on...

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

Three public hearings on tap for City Council Thursday (May 20)

City Council Meeting (3) (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will conduct three public hearings during its Thursday (May 20, 2021) regular session.

 

The first public hearing concerns the vacation and deeding over of a portion of Mulberry Avenue right-of-...

Read on...

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

Two crowd pleasing exhibits open May 29 at Muscatine Art Center

051921 Judd Exhibition 01 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Art Center opens two crowd-pleasing exhibitions on May 29 that are sure to engage and inspire local residents and visitors alike. The two traveling exhibitions mark a return to more normal operations at the Muscati...

Read on...

Additional Info... Press Releases
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Grandview Reconstruction Project begins Monday (April 26)

042321 Grandview Avenue (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The two-year Grandview Avenue Reconstruction Project will begin on Monday (April 26) according to City officials and the contractor during a public meeting on the project Thursday night.

 

The first year of the two-year p...

Read on...

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

Questions answered during WHSSP public meeting Wednesday

042121 West Hill Phase 5 Public Meeting (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine hosted a public meeting on Phase V of the West Hill Area Sanitary and Storm Sewer Separation Project (WHSSP) Wednesday (April 21) with several residents from the area of the 2021 construction in attendance ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Logan Street to be closed to traffic Thursday (April 22) morning

SIGN - Street Closed 01

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Logan Street will be closed to traffic from 9-11 a.m. Thursday, April 22, as All-American Concrete, Inc., continues full depth patching of the street. Logan will be closed from Fulliam to Cedar to facilitate pouring concrete in ...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Public meeting Thursday (April 22) on Grandview Avenue Reconstruction

Grandview Avenue Public Meeting (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The two-year Grandview Avenue Reconstruction Project is expected to begin as early as next week, and the City of Muscatine will host a public meeting from 5-6 p.m. Thursday, April 22, 2021. An in-person meeting and a virtual mee...

Read on...

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

Public meeting Wednesday (Apr. 21) for West Hill Phase V

West Hill Phase V Public Meeting (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine will host a public meeting on Phase V of the West Hill Area Sanitary and Storm Sewer Separation Project (WHSSP) from 5-6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. An in-person meeting and a virtual meeting will be...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases