Annexation

Earth Day Clean-Up April 21
9:02 am
Fri March 9, 2012

Sprucing Up Keokuk

Keokuk City Council

The Keokuk City Council is ready to do some spring cleaning.

Susan Dunek represents the city’s 7th ward.  She says the month of March is a good time to start sprucing up Keokuk’s appearance.

Dunek says a drive around the city will reveal areas the city can quickly address, such as lining up concrete strips in parking lots and straightening street signs and markers.

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Annexation, Downtown, Franchise
3:08 pm
Tue February 14, 2012

Fort Madison Sets Budget Hearing

Fort Madison City Manager Byron Smith

Fort Madison residents can weigh in on the city’s spending plan next week.

A public hearing and the initial city council vote on the $25-million spending plan are scheduled for Tuesday, February 21.

City Manager Byron Smith says the budget could be considered status quo.

“I would not say bare-bone, but it is kind of basic for what we are doing,” says Smith.  “We did not propose any major staffing increases or decreases.”

Smith says money is available for employee raises and to expand nuisance enforcement.

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