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    Now Hiring!

    The City of Council Bluffs is hiring Lifeguards! Starting pay is $9.15 per hour. Applicants need to be certified or able to get certified as a lifeguard before starting employment. Read on...
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    Free Zoo Passes at the Library

    The Council Bluffs Public Library and the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium have entered a partnership to offer library cardholders a chance to enjoy the Zoo for free! One-day Zoo passes are now available at the library. Read on...
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    Council Bluffs Police Department Awards Banquet

    The Council Bluffs Police Department held their 2017 Awards Banquet on Thursday, April 6. Recognitions include Years of Services Awards, Department Commendations, Civilian of the Year and Officer of the Year. Read on...
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    The City Greenhouse

    The City of Council Bluffs greenhouse is getting ready for spring! Over 12,000 annual flowers have sprouted and are getting ready to beautify our parks and streetscapes. Read on...
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    100 Block Parties Continue

    Having a party this spring? Register it as one of the 100 Block Parties and get a toolkit, a swag bag, and raffle tickets for some pretty great prizes! Read on...
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    Child Abuse Prevention Month

    Mayor Walsh gives proclamation at fifth annual Pinwheels for Prevention event on Saturday, April 8. April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and community members from Council Bluffs and Omaha untied to take a stand. Read on...
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    Curbside Yard Waste Collection Begins April 3!

    Curbside yard waste collection is unlimited and runs from April 3 to November 30. Check out these reminders for successful curbside yard waste collection: Read on...
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    2017 LoessFest

    Events have been announced and you’re going to want to mark your calendars now! Tom Hanafan River’s Edge Park is the place to be this Memorial Day Weekend. Read on...
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