Franchise Fee

Pledges $100K to Keokuk Area Hospital
7:08 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Keokuk Taking Time on Franchise Fee

Keokuk City Council

Keokuk will take its time when it comes to possibly implementing a franchise fee.

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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
Credit Google Search / Tri States Public Radio

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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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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5th By Mayor Tom Marion
5:00 pm
Thu February 20, 2014

2014 State of the City - Keokuk

Mayor Tom Marion (L) discusses sewer improvements during his 2014 State of the City address

Keokuk Mayor Tom Marion sees 2014 as a year of progress.

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Funding Cut for Lee County
5:17 pm
Tue February 11, 2014

Fort Madison Considering Franchise Fees

It appears that Fort Madison's gain could be Lee County's loss.

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82% - 18%
11:51 pm
Tue August 6, 2013

Burlington Franchise Fees Voted Down

The Burlington City Council will have to account for a significant budget shortfall following this week's special election.

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Vote on Franchise Agreements
11:19 am
Mon August 5, 2013

Preview : Burlington Special Election

Burlington residents must decide whether to help the city's checkbook or their own.

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City to Apply for Grant for Industry
7:30 pm
Thu May 9, 2013

Burlington Special Election Set

Burlington City Hall

Burlington residents will have some say in what they pay for gas and electric services.

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Election Likely August 6
11:03 pm
Sun April 28, 2013

Burlington Petition Drive Valid

The petitions calling for a special election in Burlington are valid.

Burlington residents will have the final say in whether new gas and electric franchise fees are established.

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Burlington Petitioned for Public Vote
6:24 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

Keokuk Wants to Move on Franchise Fees

Keokuk Mayor Tom Marion says he is ready to move ahead with one of his priorities.

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