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KIRKSVILLE – CONCRETE IMPROVEMENTS TO BEGIN

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Kirksville, MO) – The contractor for the City of Kirksville, Mihalavich Concrete Construction, Inc., will begin concrete improvements on Monday, July 28, 2014. Improvements are expected to take approximately a week, and are dependent upon weather.  The two intersections receiving concrete improvements are as follows: • Michigan Street at Ann Street • Michigan Street at…

COMMUNITY -WIDE BEAUTIFICATION EVENT – MAKE KIRKSVILLE SHINE

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Kirksville’s City Council has signed a proclamation recognizing August 2, 2014, and the week leading up to it, as a community-wide beautification effort known as Make Kirksville Shine. In preparation for our newest community members – Truman State University and A.T. Still University students – their guests, and other visitors, Kirksville residents and business owners…

Join Iowa Reading Corps at Cardinal Community Schools

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United Way of Wapello County is partnering with Cardinal Community School District to bring Iowa Reading Corps to Wapello County. Our goal is to help every Iowa child become a proficient reader by the end of third grade. In 2012, 23% of third grade students in Iowa were not reading at grade level. The challenges are…

Governor Honors Water and Wastewater Workers

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Governor Branstad has proclaimed July 20-26, 2014 as “Water and Wastewater Workers of Iowa Week”.   This week is set aside for cities and towns to honor those workers in the water and wastewater industry for their daily environmental work in keeping Iowan’s, and Iowa’s environment, safe and healthy. Water and wastewater infrastructure is a critical…

Skateboard and Bicycle Safety

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Parents of youth who skate or bike are asked to remind their children about these ‘rules of the road.’    Skateboards, bicycles and roller skates may be used on the sidewalks in residential areas, but riders must always yield the right of way to pedestrians.   Riders should turn off sidewalk when meeting or passing any pedestrians.  …

OTTUMWA COMMUNITY SCHOOLS

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE : OTTUMWA—Parents with students who have not registered for the 2014-15 school year in Ottumwa need to attend the following registrations:  ELEMENTARY Elementary students who did not pre-register may register on Wednesday, August 6 at their elementary school between 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. If you are unsure which elementary you attend, call the…

Friends of Lake Darling State Park

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 The Lake Darling State Park Early Reopening Ribbon Cutting and a BYO Basket Picnic will follow on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 1:30 pm, at the Park. Lake Darling will open to the public on this date. Please be mindful of construction crews completing finishing touches, drive slowly, they have the right-of-way. In a jam…