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    2017 Spring Cleanup Flyer

    2017 Spring Cleanup will be the week of April 24th on your regular trash collection day. Please see the attached flyer for additional information regarding what types of items can be collected, appliance stickers, and tire and bike drop off options. Read on...
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    DART Service Change

    DART will make service changes starting on Sunday, February 19th for the Local Route 5, Local Routes 4,6,13,14,16 and 17, and the bus stop at 3rd and Locust will move to 4th and Locust. Read on...
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    USA Softball to Cease Operations for 2017

    The City has made arrangements to manage and operate the complex and will rent out the fields for the 2017 season. Starting March 1, 2017, the City will begin taking rental reservations for use of the fields from April 3 to October 15, 2017. Read on...
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    BYU Alumni Des Moines Chapter 5K Run

    The City Council, at its February 14th meeting, approved a request by the BYU Alumni Des Moines Chapter to utilize trails and parks in Urbandale for its 5k run. Read on...
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    WestPet enters into Animal Control Sheltering Services Agreement with Furry Friends Refuge

    The City Council, at its February 14th meeting, approved an agreement with Furry Friends Refuge for animal control sheltering services to board and care for impounded dogs and cats. Read on...
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    Urbandale Purchases Right-of-Way for the Meredith Drive Paving Project

    The City Council, at its February 14th meeting, approved the right-of-way purchase from the Harding property for the Meredith Drive Paving Project - 128th Street to 142nd Street. Read on...
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    Marked Police Vehicles Get Traffic Control Pre-Emption Devices

    The City Council, at its February 14th meeting, approved the purchase of 13 traffic control pre-emption devices for the Police Department's marked patrol vehicles. Read on...
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    Public Hearing set for Vacating a Portion of an Easement

    The City Council has set February 28, 2017 as a public hearing date to consider a request to vacate a portion of a Storm Sewer and Surface Water Flowage easement in Waterford Landing Plat 5. Read on...
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    Parks & Recreation Department Purchases New Tractor

    The City Council, at its February 14th meeting, approved the Parks & Recreation Department to purchase a new tractor for use in the Department's operations. Read on...
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    2017 PCC Patch Program Phase 1 & 2 Public Hearings Continued

    The City Council, at its February 14th meeting, approved continuing the public hearings for the 2017 PCC Patch Program Phases 1 & 2 till March 14, 2017. Read on...
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    Douglas Parkway & 121st Street Intersection Improvements Approved

    The City Council, at its February 14th meeting, approved the bid by Concrete Technologies, Inc. for $217,488.75 to complete the Douglas Parkway & 121st Street Intersection Improvement project. Read on...
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    Urbandale to Sell $19.1 Million in Bonds

    The City Council held a public hearing and approved the sale of $19.1 Million in general obligation bonds at its February 14th Council meeting. Read on...
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    Van Meter Industries Site Plan Approved

    The City Council approved a site plan for an addition at Van Meter Industries (4040 121st Street), at its February 14th Council meeting. Read on...
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    Environmental Stewardship Scholarship

    Do you know a high school senior or a college student who is pursuing an education relating to the environment? Well, that student could be in luck: Metro Waste Authority (MWA) is offering an Environmental Stewardship Scholarship! Read on...
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    What to Recycle - Back to Basics

    Knowing what to recycle in your curbside cart is easy when you get BACK TO THE BASICS! Recycle items you’ve used for years like cardboard boxes, soup cans, milk jugs and pickle jars. These “basics” are the foundation of our curbside recycling program. Read on...
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    Douglas Avenue Beautification Professional Services Agreement

    The City Council approved a professional services agreement with Shive Hattery, Inc. for the Douglas Avenue Beautification project. Read on...
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    Public Hearing set for Memorial Park Trail

    The City Council has set February 28, 2017 as a public hearing date to consider the Memorial Park Trail - Skate Park to 86th Street project. Read on...
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    Public Hearing set for Aurora Avenue Paving - 109th Street to Railroad Crossing

    The City Council has set a public hearing date of February 28, 2017 to consider the Aurora Avenue Paving - 109th Street to the Railroad Crossing project. Read on...
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    Public Hearing set for Deer Creek Sidewalk & Pedestrian Bridge

    The City Council has set February 28, 2017 as a public hearing date to consider the Deer Creek Sidewalk and Pedestrian Bridge project. Read on...
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    City Purchases 2 Public Art Pieces

    The City Council approved the purchase of 2 public art sculptures currently on display at the Urbandale Art Park. Read on...
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