Posted on: December 11, 2017

Christmas Tree & Yard Waste Collection

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Urbandale residents DO NOT need a green Compost It! sticker attached to their Christmas trees.  Trees must be free of decorations, stands and plastic bags.  Wreaths and garland are not accepted.  During the two weeks of Winter C...

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Urbandale News
Posted on: December 6, 2017

City Approves Development Agreement with Deere & Company

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The Urbandale City Council approved a Development Agreement with Deere & Company this evening. The approval of the Agreement is a major step forward in the company’s process to construct a new building for the principal offices of John Deere Intellige...

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

Urbandale Applies for Surface Transportation Block Grant

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The Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) recently requested applications for the Surface Transportation Block Grant Program (STBG).  In order to be eligible for STBG funding, a transportation improvement project must be on the...

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Urbandale News
Posted on: December 9, 2017

Preliminary Assessments Approved for Aurora Avenue Sidewalk Improvements

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As designed, this project would provide for the construction of a 5-foot wide sidewalk along the south side of Aurora Avenue from 128th Street to 138th Street.  The project will also include storm sewer and grading.  It is anticipated th...

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Urbandale News
Posted on: December 7, 2017

Preliminary Assessment Approved for the Waterford Road Paving Project

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This project would provide for the reconstruction of Waterford Road from 156th Street west to 170th Street as a four-lane roadway with left turn lanes including grading, storm sewer and a new bridge.  The project will also include the constructio...

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Urbandale News
Posted on: December 10, 2017

Site Plan Approved for Hickman Commercial

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The property has a total area of 6.87 acres, and about 492 feet of frontage on 104th Street.  The parcel will be accessed from a future shared access driveway onto 104th Street.  The building is proposed to be 34 feet in height with a 51...

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Urbandale News
Posted on: December 8, 2017

Final Plat Approved for Hickman Commercial Plat 3

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This plat proposes one lot with 6.87 acres and one outlot with 4.97 acres.  The plat includes an ingress/egress easement to serve both of these parcels.  A site plan will be required for development of Lot 1.  No proposed gradin...

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Urbandale News
Posted on: December 6, 2017

100th Street Interchange Ramps Approved

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This project is being coordinated by the Iowa Department of Transportation and the IDOT recently received bids for the 100th Street Interchange Paving project.  Five companies submitted bids for the project.  The low bid was by Concrete ...

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Urbandale News
Posted on: December 11, 2017

New Parking Restrictions at Lions Park

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In order to provide additional parking for day-time patrons using the Senior Recreation Center and the Swimming Pool, the new Ordinance restricts parking in the first 6 parking stalls by Lions Park along 72nd Street closest to Aurora Avenue, Monday throug...

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