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Posted on: August 1, 2021

Aquatic Center hours adjusted for remainder of season

Muscatine Aquatic Center

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Muscatine Parks and Recreation is wrapping up yet another fun and safe summer of programs and activities, and with that comes the adjustment of hours of operation at certain facilities.

 

As the time draws closer to the e...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: July 29, 2021

Get vaccinated ... COVID-19 variants are in Muscatine County

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The best way to stop the spread of all COVID-19 virus strains, including the Delta variant, is for unvaccinated people to become fully vaccinated according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Muscatine County Public Hea...

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

Applications for firefighter are now being accepted by City

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Always dreamed of becoming a firefighter? Well wait no longer. The Muscatine Fire Department is seeking applicants to fill positions in the department during the 2021-2022 Fiscal Year.

 

Fire fighter work is performed as ...

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

On Schedule: Iowa Avenue-2nd Street intersection reopens to traffic

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Iowa Avenue intersection with 2nd Street is now open to traffic after crews from KE Flatwork Inc., finished cleaning the intersection and moving the barricades this morning. And the opening came right on schedule.

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

Three businesses receive City Small Business Forgivable Loans

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three businesses located in the downtown district were selected to receive a $25,000 small business forgivable loan from the City of Muscatine. A fourth downtown business recipient will be announced in the next couple ...

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

East half of Park-Washington intersection to be closed one week

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The east half of the intersection of Park Avenue and Washington Street will be closed to traffic for at least one week according to officials with the Department of Public Works. The closure will begin at 7 a.m. Monday (July 26)...

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

Monthly Report on department accomplishments in June is now available

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Police Department was involved in several community events in June including the Senior Resources BBQ, helping instruct a self-defense class for women and children, and supporting the entrepreneurship of ...

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

Premier soccer event to be held in Muscatine this weekend

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The College Search Kickoff (CSK) has provided 24 years of elite competition under the watchful eyes of hundreds of scouts from all divisions of the college ranks and the serendipitous connection will again be played out on the p...

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

Son of Muscatine police officer attends FBI Youth Leadership Program

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BLOG POST

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Developing leadership skills for use now and in the future is the goal of the FBI Youth Leadership Program (YLP) that was attended by 59 students from around the United States including the son of a current me...

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

Full schedule of weekend activities on the Muscatine riverfront

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – There will be plenty of outdoor activities for residents and visitors to enjoy this weekend in Muscatine beginning with Almost Friday Fest on Thursday and continuing with Hoverally 2021 Friday through Sunday on the Muscatine riv...

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

Bow hunting season for deer inside City limits is set

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The 2021-2022 deer bow hunting season within the limits of the City of Muscatine will be held Sept. 12, 2021 through Jan. 10, 2022. The hunting season was approved by the Muscatine City Council at its July 15 meeting. 

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Amphitheatre Project, watershed study on Council agenda

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine City Council will be asked to set three public hearings and approve contracts for the planning and design of the Riverfront Amphitheatre Project and a watershed study of the Lake Park Boulevard area when ...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Two commissions seek applicants for board positions

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Historic Preservation Commission and the Recreation Advisory Commission, two authorized boards of the City of Muscatine, are seeking applications to fill vacant position on the commission boards.

 

The Historic Preser...

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News Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: July 13, 2021

UPDATE: Phone system restored at City Hall, other City buildings

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UPDATE: The phone lines at Muscatine City Hall and Public Work are back in service. The phone lines at Muscatine Municipal Golf Course are still down.

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The phone lines are down at Muscatin...

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

Players can build their skills at the Muskie Youth Soccer Camp

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Soccer players in the second through seventh grades will have the chance to learn or build on their skills during the Fourth Annual Muskie Youth Soccer Camp August 9-11 at the Muscatine Soccer Complex. The camp is conducted by t...

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

Art Center receives annual Cultural Leadership Partner grant

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Art Center has been awarded an annual grant (for the next three years) in the amount of $15,000 as part of the Cultural Leadership Partners (CLP) program through the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs. This is an ...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Three presentations on City Council July 8 in-depth meeting agenda

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Three presentations highlight the agenda for the Muscatine City Council In-Depth session Thursday (July 8) including one by Muscatine Power & Water on their electric vehicle charging program.

 

The Council w...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Coming Soon! Free drop off week at Transfer Station

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The dates are set for the two free drop off weeks for electronics and tires according to David Popp, Solid Waste Division Manager for the City of Muscatine. Residents who have City of Muscatine refuse service will be a...

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Press Release (PDF) Muscatine News