The mission of the Communications Division is to create a strong partnership with the community by providing timely, accurate information that is understandable, interactive, and engaging to the residents, visitors, and businesses in Muscatine.

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Our goal is to enhance quality of life for residents, as well as gather and share information to support and encourage two-way communication that promotes transparent government and an engaged citizenry.

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  1. Police Investigation

    Muscatine man found dead during police investigation

    A Muscatine man is dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound following an investigation into a domestic disturbance Thursday night. Read on...
  2. What is on the December 8, 2022, meeting agenda (JPG)

    TIF Policy, nuisance updates on City Council In-Depth agenda

    City staff will provide two presentations to the Muscatine City Council during its In-Depth session Thursday (Dec. 8), the first on a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Policy for the City and the second on potential updates to nuisance regulations. Read on...
  3. 2022 Elves Workshop Promo (JPG)

    Elves Workshop to be held December 10 at Muscatine Mall

    The Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring the Elves Workshop, an annual event returning to the Muscatine Mall just in time for the final push before Christmas. The event will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, December 10, 2022. Read on...
  4. Muscatine Municipal Golf Course

    Municipal Golf Course to close for the season on December 5

    The Muscatine Municipal Golf Course will be closing for the season at the end of the day on Sunday (Dec. 4). Read on...
  5. Open Burning of leaves not allowed in Muscatine (JPG)

    Reminder - open burning of leaves is not permitted

    Weather and holiday closures along with an abnormally large number of leaves on the ground have created the not-ideal situation for the City of Muscatine Department of Public Works (DPW) of being behind in leaf collection efforts. Read on...
  6. What is on the Council agenda for December 1, 2022 (JPG)

    Three Muscatine Police officers to receive Lifesaving Awards Thursday

    Three Muscatine Police officers will be honored with a Lifesaving Award, a new Police Chief will be officially named, and discussion on a proposed indoor soccer complex in Muscatine are on the Muscatine City Council agenda for Thursday (Dec. 1). Read on...
  7. 2022 Bridge Holiday Light Show Promo (JPG)

    Bridge lights to dance to the sound of holiday music once again

    Downtown Muscatine is the place to be this weekend with a variety of activities to kick off the holiday season including the Parks & Recreation Candy Cane Hunt, Jingle & Mingle sponsored by Discover Muscatine, and a visit by the CP Rail Holiday Train. Read on...
  8. SIGN - Street Closed 01

    Portion of 2nd Street to be closed to traffic Friday

    A portion of 2nd Street in Downtown Muscatine will be closed to vehicular traffic from 12-9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, for the annual Jingle & Mingle (formerly Holiday Stroll) event. Read on...
  9. Fall Leaf Collection (JPG)

    City working to catch up in leaf collection

    The fall leaf collection program conducted by the Department of Public Works (DPW) is behind schedule for the second round, and are still working to collect leaves in Zone 6, one of the most heavily tree ladened zones in the city. Read on...
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