Posts With Keyword ‘Richmond’

Gravel Road Race Returning to Richmond

Posted: Friday, September 13th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Iowa State Gravel Road Race is returning to the area for its third year.

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Richmond BBQ Picnic Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, June 21st, 2013 at 6:21 am

The newly refurbished bandstand in Richmond’s central park will be put to good use this weekend. A group of community members have organized the first Richmond BBQ Picnic, beginning tomorrow afternoon at 4, with Richland native John Nelson performing old time country music from 6 to 8pm. According to one of the organizers, Tom Duwa, they hope to make this an annual event.

The BBQ beef and pork will be provided. Those who attend are asked to bring a covered dish to share. Bringing a lawn chair, beverage and bug spray is also recommended.

If the weather doesn’t cooperate, the picnic will be moved to the Am Vets Club.

Community Picnic to be Held Next Weekend in Richmond

Posted: Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A group of community members in Richmond are holding a BBQ picnic next weekend.

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Am Vets Testimonial Dinner for Kalona Man Tonight

Posted: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Commander of the Iowa Sons of Am Vets will have his testimonial dinner tonight.

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Work Session Begins Discussion on Lagoon System Alternatives

Posted: Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013 at 6:26 am
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A public meeting was held in Richmond last night in an attempt to create of constructive discussion on their situation.

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Work Session Tonight in Richmond

Posted: Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013 at 6:24 am

The residents of Richmond have an opportunity to state their case for or against the lagoon sewer system tonight.

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More Discussion on Richmond Lagoon Project Expected

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Continued discussion on the situation in Richmond is expected at tomorrow’s Washington County board meeting.

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More Discussion on Richmond Lagoon Project Expected

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Continued discussion on the situation in Richmond is expected at Tuesday’s Washington County board meeting.

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Supervisors to Discuss Contentious Issues Tuesday

Posted: Monday, January 7th, 2013 at 6:25 am

The new supervisors will weigh in on the issues that dominated the last election season in Washington County.

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More Tests in Richmond Submitted by DNR

Posted: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 6:25 am

DNR testing results and more discussion on the agreement with Regional Utility Service Systems were the focus of yesterdays Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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DNR Shares Preliminary Results of Testing Done Near Unsewered Communities at Board Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 at 6:30 am

Representatives for the DNR were present at yesterdays Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Gravel Road Bike Race Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A gravel road bike race is being held in the area tomorrow.

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Lawsuit Filed Against Washington County Dropped

Posted: Friday, June 29th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Two lawsuits from last fall have been dropped by Residents for a Better Richmond.

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Power Outage

Posted: Saturday, December 18th, 2010 at 12:06 pm

Shortly before noon today Alliant Energy Reported 2478 customers without power in Washington County and 18 without power in Johnson County.  Listener reports indicate outages in the Kalona, Richmond and Riverside areas.  Power was restored at 2:00 p.m. KCII will bring you more information as it becomes official.

Richmond to Kalona Trail looking at fundraising

Posted: Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Richmond to Kalona trail is under progress with the beginning plans for fund raising.

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Kalona City Council hears Trail Project Proposal

Posted: Thursday, September 23rd, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Kalona City Council heard a presentation from Washington County Engineer David Patterson on behalf of the Washington County Trails Committee during their Monday meeting about a proposed Trail Project that would go through the city.

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Ollie, Richmond and Rubio To Benefit From $2.5 Rural Development Grant

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of Rural Development has awarded a $2.5 million dollar grant and $1.3 million dollar loan to create construction and waste water systems in Ollie, Richmond and Rubio.

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Halloween Bash

Posted: Monday, October 12th, 2009 at 6:28 pm

Holy Trinity Parish Life Center in Richmond will hold a Halloween Bash Saturday, October 31 from 7-midnight. There will be a dinner and dance plus auctions. Admission is $10 in advance or $15 at the door ($10 at the door if you are wearing a costume). All proceeds benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.