Posted on: March 28, 2017

Imagine Dubuque Social and Cultural Vibrancy Workshop

Dubuque residents and stakeholders are invited to participate in the “Imagine Dubuque Social and Cultural Vibrancy Workshop” on Wednesday, April 19, from 6 – 8 p.m. at The Smokestack, 62 E. 7th St.

The Social and Cultural Vibrancy Workshop is the third in a series of interactive public workshops focused on gathering and refining input as part of the City of Dubuque’s Comprehensive Planning process, entitled “Imagine Dubuque.”

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

City Launches Central Avenue Corridor Initiative

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The City has launched a new initiative to engage residents and stakeholders to plan for the revitalization of Dubuque’s Central Avenue Corridor (CAC), from 14th Street to 22nd Street. A "Share Your Story" kick-off event is set for Saturday, April 8.

The CAC connects Dubuque’s central downtown and Historic Millwork District to the city’s North End and features a wide variety of historic buildings offering commercial and retail opportunities on the ground floor and residential space...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Weekly Yard Waste Collections Resume April 3

The City of Dubuque will resume its regular weekly curbside collection of yard waste and food scraps on Monday, April 3, 2017.

Beginning on April 3, yard waste and food scraps will be collected on customers’ regular curbside collection days. Materials must be placed in paper yard waste bags that display single-use yard waste stickers, 35-gallon rigid solid waste contain...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Housing Department Offering Home Ownership Workshop in April

The City of Dubuque Housing and Community Development Dept. will host a “Home Ownership Made Easy” (HOME) workshop in April to provide information on City programs, credit and basic banking/insurance, and energy savings for those who rent or own a home.

The workshop is comprised of four classes that span four consecutive Monday evenings from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The first workshop begins Monday, April 3.

Workshop courses will be held in Suite 312 on the third floor of the Historic Federal Building, 350 W. Sixth...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Arts and Culture Operating Support Grant Applications Due April 10

The City of Dubuque and the Arts and Cultural Affairs Advisory Commission is now accepting competitive applications from interested parties for operating support grants for the fiscal year (FY) 2018 grant cycle, which runs July 1, 2017 -June 30, 2018.

Since 2005, the City of Dubuque has awarded over $2.9 million to area arts and culture organizations and other non-profits for programs that reach thousands of Dubuque adults and children each year. In addition, these funds have leveraged other community ...

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