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Posted on: August 16, 2018

City Council Completes Annual Goal-Setting Sessions

The Dubuque City Council completed its annual goal-setting sessions on Wednesday, Aug. 15.

Over the course of three evening sessions, City Council members reaffirmed the 15-year vision statement and mission statement and identified eight five-year goals for the city.They also identified top and high priorities for a 2018-2020 policy agenda as w...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: August 9, 2018

CodeRED Notification Testing Aug. 13-17

CodeRED 2017

Dubuque County and the City of Dubuque will utilize the CodeRED Emergency Notification System to call all county residents and businesses during the week of August 13-17, 2018, to update/test the emergency notification database.

The automated test calls will made be during regular business hours and will continue until the entire database is called. The number that will show up on your caller ID will be 866-419-5000.  This test will give Emergency Management personnel th...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Dubuque Pool Closures and Doggie Dip Schedule

Dubuque’s Sutton and Flora public swimming pools are scheduled to close soon for the 2018 summer season. Following the final day of public swimming, each pool will host a Doggie Dip.

The last day for public swimming at the Nicholas J. Sutton swimming pool is Friday, Aug. 10. The last day for public swimming at the Flora Park swimming pool is Friday, Aug. 24.

Following the final day of public swimming, the family dog is invited to take ...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: August 2, 2018

Weed Control Spraying on Floodwall

As weather permits starting Monday, Aug. 6, the City of Dubuque Public Works Department will spray weed control in various areas of rip-rap on the river side of Dubuque’s flood control system (U.S. Senator John C. Culver Floodwall).

The areas scheduled the week of August 6th include the area along Volunteer Drive from the parking lot south of the lock and dam to A.Y. McDonald Park,  the channel rip-rap along A.Y. McDonald Park, and the area along the Peosta Channel to the Al...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: July 19, 2018

Dubuque’s Driftless North End Designated as Iowa Great Place

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The Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs has designated Dubuque’s Driftless North End as an Iowa Great Place for 2018. The designation for the area is new, but is a redesignation for the community.

Dubuque was originally recognized as an Iowa Great Place in 2007 and Steeple Square received the designation in 2017.

The Iowa Great Places program provides designation and supports the development of new and existing infrastructure intended to cultivate t...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Boil Water Advisory for Valley Street Area CANCELED

Aug. 16, 2018 - 10 a.m. update: Both bacteria sample tests were negative (absent of bacteria) so the boil water advisory for the Valley Street area has been lifted. Thank you for your patience with this emergency repair and testing process.

Map of Boil Advisory Area Water