Posts With Keyword ‘City of Washington’

Garbage Pickup Days Different for some this Week

Posted: Monday, December 24th, 2012 at 6:20 am

With the holiday this week, garbage pickup days will be a little different for some people in the City of Washington.

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City Ordinance Aimed at Encouraging Snow Shoveling

Posted: Saturday, December 22nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

After roughly four inches of snowfall and blowing snow conditions, City of Washington administrative staff have a reminder about the city’s snow clearing rules.  

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Vacant Washington Building Might Get New Life, and Jobs

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2012 at 6:26 am
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A vacant building that’s become deteriorated over many years is being eyed for possible rehabilitation.

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Outdoor Alcohol Regulations Presented at Council Meeting

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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A representative from Iowa’s Alcoholic Beverages Division has examined and outlined three possibilities for serving alcohol outside, if a business were to pursue that idea – especially in downtown Washington.

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City Looks to Get Yard Waste Pickup Back on Track

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Help is on the way for residents looking to take advantage of the city of Washington’s leaf and yard waste removal.

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City Asking Residents to Conserve Water

Posted: Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The City of Washington Water Department is asking residents to conserve water.  

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Power Back on for Eastern Washington Residents

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 2:09 pm

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The power is back on for customers in eastern Washington after an equipment failure.

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New Way to Pay Water Bills

Posted: Monday, July 18th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Residents of Washington have a new way to pay their water bills.  

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Washington Receives Municipal Grant

Posted: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The City of Washington has received the quarterly Municipal Grant from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation (WCRF).  

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Washington Collecting Leaves Through November 24th

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The City of Washington is offering free pickup of leaves through November 24th.

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City of Washington Receives Aid To Improve Wastewater Rehabilitation Project

Posted: Monday, July 26th, 2010 at 6:26 am

The City of Washington has received $950,000 from the state’s I-JOBS Program to help pay for a $3.5 million dollar gravity sewer system, part of a $20 million wastewater rehabilitation project. 

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New Sewer Line Likely to Head West

Posted: Friday, May 21st, 2010 at 7:23 am

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A likely path for a sewer line that will connect Washington’s Sunset Park collection point to the new wastewater plant has emerged.

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Council OK’s Wagon Wheel Liquor License

Posted: Thursday, May 20th, 2010 at 6:51 am

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Washington City Councilors have approved a liquor license renewal for the Wagon Wheel. They had previously tabled the item until the public safety committee met to address concerns raised in the wake of a fatal brawl outside of another bar last year.

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Stark Opposes Speed Limit Increase on E. Washington

Posted: Thursday, April 29th, 2010 at 7:34 am

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A member of the Washington City Council is taking issue with a report from the Iowa Department of Transportation that calls for raising the speed limit on East Washington Street.

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Busy Wednesday for Washington Policy Makers

Posted: Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 at 7:10 am

Washington city officials have a busy Wednesday this week.

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Washington School Board Gives Final Approval for 90 Acres

Posted: Thursday, April 22nd, 2010 at 7:34 am

Washington School Board members have given final approval for the sale of 90 acres of land to the city of Washington.

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WCSD Expected to Finalize Sale of 90 Acres

Posted: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 at 6:41 am

Washington School Board members this week are expected to finalize the sale of the 90 Acres property to the city.

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City to Buy 90 Acres from School District

Posted: Thursday, April 8th, 2010 at 6:56 am

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The city of Washington is buying 90 acres of land from the school district.

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Washington To Begin Street Sweeping

Posted: Saturday, March 20th, 2010 at 6:22 am

The city of Washington will begin street sweeping operations next week.

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WCSD to Take Bids for “90 Acres”

Posted: Saturday, March 13th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Washington School Board members have decided to open up the sale of the “90 acres” to bids.

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