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Posted on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 Updated on Thursday, October 28, 2021

Registration has opened for the 2021-2022 Municipal Leadership Academy (MLA), which is held every other year following the city elections. The series is primarily…

Posted on Thursday, October 21, 2021 Updated on Thursday, October 28, 2021

It’s a regular city election year as voters across the state will choose their local representatives on November 2. To help candidates…

Posted on Thursday, October 21, 2021 Updated on Thursday, October 28, 2021

The National Recreation and Park Association’s (NRPA) major initiative in raising playground safety awareness is administering the Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) training and…

Posted on Thursday, October 21, 2021 Updated on Thursday, October 28, 2021

The Iowa Foundation for Parks and Recreation, whose vision is to build a better Iowa through parks and recreation, is continuing their Mini-Grants for…

Posted on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Updated on Thursday, October 28, 2021

Iowa State University’s Extension & Outreach Community & Economic Development Program will kick off its Local Government Education Webinar Series on November 5 with…

Posted on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Updated on Thursday, October 28, 2021

Registration is now open for the 2021 Budget Workshops​! Join us at one of five workshop locations or choose a virtual option if…

Posted on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Updated on Thursday, October 28, 2021

Funding is available through the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) to support innovative rural projects, housing assessments, child care needs and resident attraction. Up to $500,000…

Posted on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Updated on Wednesday, November 3, 2021

View the recording of the presentation that Molly Widen and Heidi Burhans of the Secretary of State Office presented on October 11. They walked through…

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