Bids Early Next Year
9:10 pm
Thu October 10, 2013

FM Depot Platform to be Built

Santa Fe Depot in downtown Fort Madison

Fort Madison will soon begin the final phase of the renovation of the former Santa Fe Depot in Riverview Park.

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Platform, Windows Focus Now
8:38 am
Mon November 26, 2012

Keokuk Depot Restoration Continues

Keokuk Union Depot Commission Vice-Chairman Steve Celania stands in front of one of the windows that must be repaired.

The upcoming winter months will not stop the ongoing work at the former Keokuk Union Depot.

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Scheduled For April 17
9:34 am
Fri April 6, 2012

Fort Madison To Appoint Mayor

The new mayor of Fort Madison could be in place before the end of the month. 

The Fort Madison City Council has decided to appoint someone to replace former Mayor Steve Ireland, as opposed to holding a special election.

Steve Ireland, 53, passed away at Fort Madison Community Hospital last month.

City Manager Byron Smith says the appointment is expected to be made during the city council’s April 17 meeting.  He says the details of the appointment process have not be laid out, but he says interested residents are encouraged to contact City Hall.

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