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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Monumental moment for Mississippi Drive on Thursday

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – While it may look like little is being done on Phase 2 of the Mississippi Drive Corridor Reconstruction Project (MDCRP), Department of Public Works Director Brian Stineman urges the public to be patient.

“We are not go...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Refuse, recycling schedule released for Labor Day 2018

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The offices and most departments of the City of Muscatine will be closed on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, in recognition of Labor Day 2018. All offices and departments will be open at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018.

In addition there...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

No injuries reported from apartment fire Tuesday morning

MUSCATINE, Iowa – No injuries were reported from an apartment fire Tuesday morning in Muscatine.

The Muscatine Joint Communications Center (MUSCOM) received a 911 call at 8:17 a.m. Tuesday (Aug. 14) of an apartment filling with smoke at 606 Pine ...

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Posted on: August 10, 2018

Slow but steady progress as projects near final stages

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – It may not look like not much is being accomplished along the Mississippi Drive Corridor Reconstruction Project (MDCRP), but there has been significant progress as the project moves into what is expected to be the final month o...

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Posted on: August 10, 2018

VOTE! Muscatine trails project nominated for all-star award

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Muscatine’s Kent Stein to Deep Lakes Park trail is one of 21 projects from around Iowa nominated for the People’s All-Star Community Award. The bracket style competition to determine a winner begins Monday o...

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Additional research begins for Fair Oaks neighborhood nomination

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MUSCATINE,            Iowa – Fair Oaks, a subdivision of Muscatine next to Weed Park, took a step closer to being placed on the National Register of Historic Places when it was announced that...

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Who do you call when railroad crossing is blocked

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MUSCATINE,            Iowa – Blocked railroad crossings can be a nightmare for most drivers especially if the drivers are in a hurry and the blockage last for more than 10 minutes. Most cars ...

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