Montrose en Montrose Riverfront Inc: A Decade At Work <p>An all-volunteer organization has accomplished plenty in Montrose over the last ten years. Montrose Riverfront Inc. got its start as part of an effort to develop a former elevator site along the river.</p><p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:44:55 +0000 Jason Parrott 55801 at Montrose Riverfront Inc: A Decade At Work Proposed Nauvoo-Montrose Ferry Delayed <p>The ferry planned to cross the Mississippi River between Nauvoo, Illinois and Montrose, Iowa will not make its maiden voyage this summer as planned. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 20:26:51 +0000 Emily Boyer 52179 at Proposed Nauvoo-Montrose Ferry Delayed Montrose Approves Land Swap <p>A land swap could help one Lee County community upgrade its facilities.</p><p> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 05:17:18 +0000 Jason Parrott 28164 at Montrose Approves Land Swap Montrose Seeking Input on Properties <p>The Montrose City Council is reaching out to its constituents as it tries to make a couple of big decisions.</p><p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 16:54:30 +0000 Jason Parrott 26378 at Montrose Seeking Input on Properties Montrose Could Buy Buildings <p>Montrose residents are being asked to help the city make a big, financial decision.</p><p>The city is interested in purchasing Park Ridge Workshop for $100,000.&nbsp; The three-building complex was previously used for light industrial work.</p><p>Mayor Bobby Reid says Montrose owns the land, but an individual owns the buildings.</p><p>He says the city could use about 1/3 of the 30,000 square feet of available space for city offices, a maintenance shop and possibly a community center.</p><p>The remaining space could be rented out for commercial or industrial use.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 03:57:21 +0000 Jason Parrott 22715 at Montrose Could Buy Buildings