4th Street Bridge Update

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September 20, 2017

Minority Unemployment Listening Tour

The Minority Unemployment and Outreach Standing Committee is hosting a session on Wednesday, Oct. 4 at the Waterloo Center for the Arts. The listening tour will begin at 4:15 p.m. and is expected to last around 75 minutes.
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September 13, 2017

City of Waterloo Development Update Fall 2017

The Fall 2017 Development Update provides an overview of projects taking place in Waterloo. Learn more about downtown construction, what’s new with housing, and projects taking shape in the industrial parks.

Waterloo is where growing businesses choose to be. #PositivelyWaterloo!
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Tyson Fresh Meats to Expand in Waterloo

Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tyson Foods, Inc. is investing $28 million to expand its Waterloo pork processing facility, creating 245 new jobs at or above the qualifying wage of $17.29/hour.
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Community Development
September 01, 2017

Hearing, Comment Period For Community Development

The Community Development Board of the City of Waterloo, lowa will hold a Public Hearing on September 19, 2017 in the Harold E. Getty Council Chambers, 715 Mulberry Street, Waterloo, lowa at 4:00 p.m. The purpose of the hearing is to receive comments on the Community Development Block Grant and HOME Program progress and performance for the past year. Input from this hearing will be taken into account in preparing future Community Development Block Grant and HOME Program applications.
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Waterloo Housing Development Wins HousingIowa Award

The Iowa Finance Authority recently recognized a collaborative project between Waterloo Community Development and Echo Development Group as an outstanding affordable multi-family development initiative. The project received a HousingIowa Award at the 2017 HousingIowa Conference in Cedar Rapids.

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Heart for the City - Amy Garretson and Mayor Quentin Hart

Heart for the City - Episode 22

Welcome to episode 21 of Heart for the City! Guests include: Representative Ras Smith, Food Bank Executive Director Barb Prather and Amy Garretson, Phelps Youth Pavilion Manager.
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Waterloo Public Library Launches New Website

Waterloo Public Library Launches New Website:
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Waterloo Dam Deflation

On Thursday, September 28, 2017, the City of Waterloo will start the deflation of its downtown dam on the Cedar River. This should be completed Friday, September 29th. The river level upstream from the dam will be shallower and boaters should take notice.
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Bike Friendly Waterloo

Proper Use of Bike Lanes

Throughout the month of August six demonstrations will be offered, led by seasoned cyclists from across the Cedar Valley. A booth will be set up at each event where residents can review materials and ask questions. It will serve as a gathering point for demonstrations. The demonstrations will be bicyclist-focused, with information provided for drivers as well. Some of the topics to be addressed include: understanding symbols and signs, following pavement markings, proper parking procedures, and intersection interaction.
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July 07, 2017

Naming of Sullivan Brothers Plaza

The City of Waterloo and Leslie Hospitality Company are pleased to announce that the square block where Waterloo’s convention center resides will be dedicated as Sullivan Brothers Plaza and incorporated into the convention center’s new name: Waterloo Convention Center at Sullivan Brothers Plaza.
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City of Waterloo Launches Facebook Page

Today, the City of Waterloo, Iowa launched an official City Hall page to provide quick access to news and information from across departments.
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Recycling Containers at Singing Bird Lake Park Removed

The City of Waterloo Sanitation Department has removed the recycling containers that were located at Singing Bird Lake Park located near Ansborough Avenue and Black Hawk Road.
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March 17, 2017

The Waterloo Building Inspection Department offers Residential Contractor Exams for those who want to become a licensed contractor with the City of Waterloo.

Exam times will be 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and will be given in the Mollenhoff Room – 2nd Floor – City Hall
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March 17, 2017

Check out 2017's yardwaste & recycle schedule

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May 08, 2017

Summer Road Work Planned for West 9th Street

The city of Waterloo is planning a reconstruction of West 9th Street between the San Marnan Frontage Road and St. Francis Drive during the 2017 summer road construction season.
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Check Out the Latest News at the CVSP!

Exercise and have fun at the Cedar Valley Sportsplex. We have an indoor pool, gymnasium, strength training equipment and weights, cardio equipment, indoor track, group and exercise classes.
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Waterloo awarded $2.9 million to protect children and families

Waterloo awarded $2.9 million to protect children and families from dangerous lead and other home hazards Funding to make low-income housing safer and healthier.
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March 17, 2017

Landlord Rental Information

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On or about May 9, 2017 the City of Waterloo, Community Development Board will submit a request to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the release of federal fund (Community Development Block Grant)
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Lance Dunn

Lance Dunn hired as Waterloo human resources head

An East High School graduate with experience in local industries has been chosen as the city’s new human resources director.
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March 17, 2017

Fats, Oils, and Greases Information

The City of Waterloo is committed to providing safe, cost-effective
wastewater service to commercial and residential customers within our
city. We are equally dedicated to operating our wastewater system in an
environmentally responsible manner.
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Waterloo is leading the region in development

Waterloo is leading the region in development. From TechWorks Campus to new Logan retail, the Singlespeed phenomenon and much more, read it in the 2017 Progress Edition.
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The City of Waterloo's Yard Waste Site is open from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, seven days per week.

The City of Waterloo’s Yard Waste Site is open from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, seven days per week. For those affected by the most recent storm.
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The City is serious about getting rid of graffiti. Please report
graffiti as soon as you see it. The sooner we are able to respond and
remove graffiti, the more our community will send a message that we will
not tolerate graffiti in our City.
Graffiti complaint number 319-291-3820.
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April 27, 2017

Road Closure Announcement

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April 27, 2017

Waterloo Yard Waste Site Hours Of Operation Change

The City of Waterloo yard waste site will be adjusting their hours of operation. The current hours of 7 am – 7 pm will be changed to 8 am - 8 pm, 7 days per week, effective Monday, May 1, 2017.
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April 26, 2017

Waterloo Earns Recognition as a Tree City

Waterloo earns recognition as a 2016 Tree City USA. Residents of Waterloo should be proud to live in a community that makes the planting and care of trees a priority,

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Waterloo Sweeps the Cedar Valley Tourism Awards!

May is National Tourism Month and as part of the celebration, the Waterloo Convention & Visitors Bureau and Cedar Falls Tourism & Visitors Bureau recognize and honor local attractions and tourism-related businesses at the annual Cedar Valley Tourism Awards.
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American Plane
March 31, 2017

Waterloo Recognizes 5-Year Anniversary with American Airlines

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2017 dog and cat licenses

The City of Waterloo 2017 dog and cat licenses and Pat Bowlsby Off-Leash Dog Park passes are now available in the City Clerk’s office, 715 Mulberry St., 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Pet owners may also purchase dog or cat licenses from Waterloo Animal Control officers, at the Cedar Bend Humane Society or by mail.
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State of the City Address - Mayor Quentin Hart
March 31, 2017

State of the City Address

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March 22, 2017


The City of Waterloo’s Compost Facility will open Saturday, March 25, 2017. The spring hours of operation will be 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
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Rental Unit Registrations for the license period of January 1 to December 31, 2017, are due by November 1, 2016.

he fee for registration is $25.00 per rental unit. The fee will double
to $50.00 per rental unit on January 1, 2016 for failure to timely
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