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New Program in West Point
9:49 am
Sun August 24, 2014

Children Are Ticketed For 'Good Behavior'

The West Point Police Department is rewarding children for good safety habits.
Credit www.westpointiowa.com

The police department in West Point, Iowa is giving children a pat on the back for practicing good safety habits.

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Police Chief Hiring Process Underway
9:00 pm
Sun July 8, 2012

Interest in Burlington Property

There appears to be some interest in a large piece of real estate in Burlington.

The city spent about $5-million to tear down homes and relocate residents from a roughly 28-acre site known locally as “The Manor.” 

It is located near the intersection of Highway 34 and Highway 61.

The idea behind the project was commercial development, but a potential developer from Minnesota backed away.

The result is that the property has sat vacant for about four years.

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