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Posted on: May 23, 2022

Havlicek series on Iowa's seasonal changes on exhibit at Art Center

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Selections from the series “The Sanctuary of the Sun: Seasons and Time” will be on exhibit in the historic house at the Muscatine Art Center June 2 through September 11, 2022.

The artist William Havlicek desc...

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Press Release (PDF) Art Center
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Diverse stories of children contained in photos of Art Center exhibit

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Come explore the lives of children from all different kinds of circumstances through the exhibition, “Where Children Sleep: Photographs by James Mollison,” at the Muscatine Art Center. This revealin...

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Press Release (PDF) Art Center

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Traffic restrictions in place for Fourth of July activities

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Fourth of July festivities in Downtown Muscatine will mean restricted access to certain streets and changes in traffic patterns throughout the day on Monday (July 4). The weather forecast promises mostly sunny skies with a high...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Iowa and 3rd intersection to be closed June 29-July 2

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The intersection of Iowa Avenue and 3rd Street will be closed to traffic starting Wednesday (June 29) for street repairs. The intersection will be closed at least through the end of the day on Friday (July 1), weather permittin...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Fireworks Discharge - Public safety utmost concern for City officials

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Summer is synonymous with barbecues, parades, and fireworks. Muscatine public safety officials urge everyone to be safe this holiday. Those celebrating Independence Day with fireworks are reminded that it is only legal to disch...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 28, 2022

City offices closed July 4, changes to refuse collection

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Most offices and departments of the City of Muscatine will be closed on Monday, July 4, in recognition and celebration of our nation's independence. There will be no refuse collection on July 4, and no bulky waste collection on July 4 or...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Muscatine Firefighters attend confined space rescue training

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Six members of the Muscatine Fire Department attended a 40-hour confined space rescue class hosted by the Davenport Fire Department and the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF). Muscatine, Davenport, and Rock Island...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 22, 2022

City Administrator's May 2022 report of City activity 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 May. 

The City Administrat...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Being called to public service? The City has an opportunity for you!

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine has a variety of full-time, part-time, and seasonal employment opportunities available and is actively seeking applications from individuals who have the desire and interest to work for an organiz...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Story Time and a Swim for infants, toddlers, and caregivers

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department offers an Infant and Toddler Swim Tuesday mornings at the Muscatine Aquatic Center, and for the past two years the Musser Public Library and HNI Community Center has joined...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Police seek public's help in armed robbery investigation

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Police Department is asking for the public’s help following an armed robbery that occurred Monday evening.

The Muscatine Police Department (MPD) responded at 9:33 p.m. Monday (June 20) to a report of an armed robbery at Pear...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Police investigating stabbing incident that injured one person

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident that occurred Monday (June 20) night sending one individual to the hospital.

MPD officers responded at 10:40 p.m. Monday to the report of a stabbing victim laying in the...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 17, 2022

Plan Ahead ... Grandview intersection to be closed starting June 20

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Grandview Avenue intersection with Houser and Sampson will be closed to traffic starting Monday (June 20) according to the Department of Public Works. This is the final major intersection of the Grandview Avenue Reconstruction Projec...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Council to conduct public hearing on Community Cats ordinance

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will conduct a public hearing on a proposed revisions to a City of Muscatine ordinance regarding “Community Cats” on Thursday (June 16) in the Council Chambers at Muscatin...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Muscatine Harbor slip rentals available; gas dock open

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Boat Harbor and Marina and the Municipal Gas Dock, located in the upriver portion of Riverside Park on the Mississippi River, are open and available for public use. Both are operated by the Muscatine Parks and Recr...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: June 9, 2022

Ambulances For Ukraine - Two Muscatine units on their way

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Two Muscatine ambulances are on their way to serve in Ukraine, a nation that is losing an average of seven ambulances per day in their war with Russia.

“These two units were declared surplus after w...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Story Time and a Swim for infants, toddlers, and caregivers

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department offers an Infant and Toddler Swim Tuesday mornings at the Muscatine Aquatic Center, and for the past two years the Musser Public Library and HNI Community Center has joined the fun w...

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Press Release (PDF) Musser Public Library

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Being called to public service? The City has an opportunity for you!

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine has a variety of full-time, part-time, and seasonal employment opportunities available and is actively seeking applications from individuals who have the desire and interest to work for an organization that...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Story Time and a Swim for infants, toddlers, and caregivers

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department offers an Infant and Toddler Swim Tuesday mornings at the Muscatine Aquatic Center, and for the past two years the Musser Public Library and HNI Community Center has joined the fun w...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Muscatine Harbor slip rentals available; gas dock open

Muscatine Boat Harbor and Marina June 15, 2022 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Boat Harbor and Marina and the Municipal Gas Dock, located in the upriver portion of Riverside Park on the Mississippi River, are open and available for public use. Both are operated by the Muscatine Park...

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Press Release (PDF) Parks & Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: June 27, 2022

Fireworks Discharge - Public safety utmost concern for City officials

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Summer is synonymous with barbecues, parades, and fireworks. Muscatine public safety officials urge everyone to be safe this holiday. Those celebrating Independence Day with fireworks are reminded that it is only legal to discharge firew...

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Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Muscatine Firefighters attend confined space rescue training

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Six members of the Muscatine Fire Department attended a 40-hour confined space rescue class hosted by the Davenport Fire Department and the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF). Muscatine, Davenport, and R...

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Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Being called to public service? The City has an opportunity for you!

Employment Opportunity with flag background (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine has a variety of full-time, part-time, and seasonal employment opportunities available and is actively seeking applications from individuals who have the desire and interest to work for an organization that...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Police seek public's help in armed robbery investigation

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Police Department is asking for the public’s help following an armed robbery that occurred Monday evening.

The Muscatine Police Department (MPD) responded at 9:33 p.m. Monday (June 20) to a report of an a...

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Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Police investigating stabbing incident that injured one person

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident that occurred Monday (June 20) night sending one individual to the hospital.

MPD officers responded at 10:40 p.m. Monday to the report of a stabbing victim laying in the...

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Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News
Posted on: June 9, 2022

Ambulances For Ukraine - Two Muscatine units on their way

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PHOTO ALBUM

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Two Muscatine ambulances are on their way to serve in Ukraine, a nation that is losing an average of seven ambulances per day in their war with Russia.

“These two units were declared surplus after w...

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Press Release (PDF) Police/Fire News

News Flash

Posted on: June 28, 2022

Traffic restrictions in place for Fourth of July activities

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Fourth of July festivities in Downtown Muscatine will mean restricted access to certain streets and changes in traffic patterns throughout the day on Monday (July 4). The weather forecast promises mostly sunny skies with a high temperatu...

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Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Iowa and 3rd intersection to be closed June 29-July 2

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The intersection of Iowa Avenue and 3rd Street will be closed to traffic starting Wednesday (June 29) for street repairs. The intersection will be closed at least through the end of the day on Friday (July 1), weather permitting, or Satu...

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Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Fireworks Discharge - Public safety utmost concern for City officials

Fireworks Safety Reminder (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Summer is synonymous with barbecues, parades, and fireworks. Muscatine public safety officials urge everyone to be safe this holiday. Those celebrating Independence Day with fireworks are reminded that it is only legal to discharge firew...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 28, 2022

City offices closed July 4, changes to refuse collection

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Most offices and departments of the City of Muscatine will be closed on Monday, July 4, in recognition and celebration of our nation's independence. There will be no refuse collection on July 4, and no bulky waste coll...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Muscatine Firefighters attend confined space rescue training

Muscatine Firefighters at Confined Space Rescue Training June 2022 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Six members of the Muscatine Fire Department attended a 40-hour confined space rescue class hosted by the Davenport Fire Department and the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF). Muscatine, Davenport, and R...

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Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 22, 2022

City Administrator's May 2022 report of City activity 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 May. 

The City Administrat...

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Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Being called to public service? The City has an opportunity for you!

Employment Opportunity with flag background (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The City of Muscatine has a variety of full-time, part-time, and seasonal employment opportunities available and is actively seeking applications from individuals who have the desire and interest to work for an organization that...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Story Time and a Swim for infants, toddlers, and caregivers

Infant and Toddler Swim and Story Time at the Aquatic Center 005 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department offers an Infant and Toddler Swim Tuesday mornings at the Muscatine Aquatic Center, and for the past two years the Musser Public Library and HNI Community Center has joined the fun w...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Police seek public's help in armed robbery investigation

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Police Department is asking for the public’s help following an armed robbery that occurred Monday evening.

The Muscatine Police Department (MPD) responded at 9:33 p.m. Monday (June 20) to a report of an armed robbery at Pear...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Police investigating stabbing incident that injured one person

stabbing

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident that occurred Monday (June 20) night sending one individual to the hospital.

MPD officers responded at 10:40 p.m. Monday to the report of a stabbing victim laying in the...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 17, 2022

Plan Ahead ... Grandview intersection to be closed starting June 20

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Grandview Avenue intersection with Houser and Sampson will be closed to traffic starting Monday (June 20) according to the Department of Public Works. This is the final major intersection of the Grandview Avenue Reconstruction Projec...

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Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Council to conduct public hearing on Community Cats ordinance

What is on the City Council agenda for June 16, 2022 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will conduct a public hearing on a proposed revisions to a City of Muscatine ordinance regarding “Community Cats” on Thursday (June 16) in the Council Chambers at Muscatine City Hall, 215 Sycamore Stre...

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Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Muscatine Harbor slip rentals available; gas dock open

Muscatine Boat Harbor and Marina June 15, 2022 (JPG)

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Boat Harbor and Marina and the Municipal Gas Dock, located in the upriver portion of Riverside Park on the Mississippi River, are open and available for public use. Both are operated by the Muscatine Parks and Recr...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2022

Ambulances For Ukraine - Two Muscatine units on their way

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PHOTO ALBUM

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Two Muscatine ambulances are on their way to serve in Ukraine, a nation that is losing an average of seven ambulances per day in their war with Russia.

“These two units were declared surplus after w...

Read on...

Press Release (PDF) Press Releases