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    Three New Police Officers Join Urbandale Police Department

    Mayor Andeweg provided the oath of office to three new Police Officers at the April 26th City Council meeting. The Three new Officers are Alex Rosado, Andy Guerra and Mike Sisson. Read on...
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    IDOT Agreement for 100th Street Interchange & 141/Meredith Drive Interchange Approved

    The City Council, at its April 26th meeting, approved IDOT cooperative agreements for the 100th Street Interchange and the Iowa 141/Meredith Drive Interchange projects. Read on...
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    IDOT Funding Agreement for Countdown Pedestrian Traffic Signal Heads

    The City Council, at its April 26th meeting, approved a funding agreement with IDOT for countdown pedestrian traffic signal heads. Read on...
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    City Vacates a Portion of a Surface Water Flowage Easement in The Reserve Plat 3

    The City Council, at its April 26th meeting, approved a request to vacate a portion of a surface water flowage easement in The Reserve Plat 3 (14310-14408 Sheridan Avenue). Read on...
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    Colby Woods North Plat 1 Amendment Approved

    The City Council, at its April 26th meeting, approved an amendment to the Planned Unit Development for Colby Woods North Plat 1 (3701-3799 86th Street). Read on...
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    The Reserve Amendment to the Comprehensive Plan & P.U.D. Approved

    The City Council, at its April 26th meeting, approved an amendment to the Comprehensive Plan & the Planned Unit Development for outlot A and Lot 2, the Reserve Plat 2 and Outlot A, and the Reserve Plat 3 (142nd Street and Hickman Road). Read on...
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    Parks Maintenance Facility Masonry Repairs Approved

    The City Council, at its April 26th meeting, approved the low bid in the amount of $214,055, by Forrest & Associates, Inc., for masonry repairs at the Parks Maintenance Facility. Read on...
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    City Awarded a Make A Splash Grant from the USA Swimming Foundation

    The City Council, at its April 12th meeting, accepted a Make A Splash Grant from the USA Swimming Foundation for the City's Making A Connection (MAC) program. Read on...
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    Bent Creek Park Trail Project Approved

    The City Council, at its April 12th meeting, approved the Bent Creek Park - Meredith Drive to 156th Street Trail Project (formerly known as the Walnut Trace Park Trail Project). The cost of the project is $482,396.70. Read on...
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    City Sells $15.66 Million in Bonds

    The City Council, at its April 12th meeting, approved the sale of $15.66 million in bonds. Read on...
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    Highland Meadows Plat 2 Preliminary Plat Approved

    The City Council, at its April 12th meeting, approved the preliminary plat for Highland Meadows Plat 2 (164th Street and Northpark Drive). Read on...
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    Municipal Code Update for Parking Violations Approved

    The City Council, at its April 12th meeting, approved the first reading of an Ordinance to amend the City's Municipal Code. The Ordinance would allow the Police Department to process parking tickets. Read on...
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    City to Upgrade its Electronic Timekeeping System

    The City Council, at is April 12th meeting, approved the purchase of an electronic time card system software upgrade through TimeClock Plus, in the amount of $9,504.50. Read on...
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    Police Department to Purchase New Vehicles

    The City Council, at its April 12th meeting, approved the Police Department's request to purchase 5 new marked patrol vehicles and 1 unmarked patrol vehicle. The total cost of the purchase is $196,382. Read on...
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    Police Department Applies for Body Armor Grant

    The City Council, at its April 12th meeting, approved the Police Department's request to apply for a Department of Justice grant to help offset the purchase of new body armor. Read on...
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    City Approves Agreement with Polk County Treasurer for Parking Citations

    The City Council, at its April 12th meeting, approved an agreement with the Polk County Treasurer to issue a stop notice on vehicle registration for delinquent parking citations. Read on...
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    Johnston Community School District Crossing Guard Program 28E Agreement

    The City Council, at its April 12th meeting, approved an agreement with the Johnston Community School District for a Crossing Guard Program at the Timber Ridge Elementary School. Read on...
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    Take the Aquatics in Urbandale Survey

    As part of an aquatics feasibility study for the City of Urbandale, we’re interested in your opinion about what you would like to see happen in the future of Urbandale aquatics. Take the Survey...
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    2016 Stormwater Grant Program

    The Stormwater Grant Program uses a portion of the Stormwater Utility Fees to assist with stormwater management on private property. Read on...
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