Fort Madison

Fort Madison, Warsaw
10:09 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Interest Growing in Street-Legal Golf Carts

This scenario could soon play out in several tri-state area cities.

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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$150,000 Budget Shortfall
5:36 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Franchise Fees Voted Down in FM

Fort Madison will not be imposing a franchise fee on electric or gas services
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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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Deadline Extended
7:37 am
Tue March 4, 2014

More Time for FM Sports Complex

Groundbreaking for Sports Complex in Fort Madison
Credit Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

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

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Budget Vote March 4
7:43 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

FM Chamber Opposes Franchise Fees

The Fort Madison Chamber of Commerce says it opposes the city's proposed franchise fees on gas and electric bills
Credit Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

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

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Snow Coming This Weekend
4:18 pm
Thu February 27, 2014

Keokuk, FM Examine Snow Removal Laws

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

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