Fort Madison

A first-of-its-kind organization in Iowa is trying to reinvent itself.

The Great River Regional Waste Authority’s Board of Directors has approved the purchase of a waste grinder.

Fort Madison is in the market for a new city manager, as Byron Smith has resigned after five years on the job.

Old Settlers Association Dedicates New Shelter House

Jun 24, 2014

The Old Settlers Park in Fort Madison will be dedicating its new park shelter this Friday as part of a concert.

The Fort Madison City Council has signed off on a new one-year employment contract between the city and the employees at the Fort Madison Public Library.

Repairs for Old Fort Madison

Jun 4, 2014

A replica of Old Fort Madison on the city's riverfront is around a quarter century old. This means it might be time for some repairs.

PAW Animal Shelter Receives Trailer Donation

May 29, 2014

The PAW Animal shelter in Fort Madison received some assistance from an unexpected source.

Fort Madison Community Garden Debuts New Program

May 28, 2014

Fort Madison’s Community Garden isn’t just about fruits and vegetables, they're adding protein to the menu.

Fort Madison Area Arts Association

The artistic talent of local high school students from Illinois and Iowa will be on display in downtown Fort Madison for the rest of April.

There could soon be a new way to get around Fort Madison as the city council approved the first reading of a measure to allow golf carts on city streets this week.

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The Fort Madison City Council has signed off on the city’s budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1, 2014, without its most controversial provision.

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Crews will not have to be in such a hurry to complete the new multi-sports complex in Fort Madison.

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One aspect of Fort Madison’s proposed budget is facing some strong opposition.

More winter weather appears to be in the forecast for two southeast Iowa cities that are examining their rules for snow and ice removal.

Some property owners in Fort Madison are running out to time to comply with the city’s rental inspection program.