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    March 26-30 Designated as Severe Weather Awareness Week

    The Pottawattamie County Emergency Management Agency, National Weather Service, and other preparedness partners will conduct a Severe Weather Awareness Week to promote weather safety, test emergency warning systems emergency preparedness plans. Read on...
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    Plant Some Shade

    Spring is in the air, and the Plant Some Shade program is back again. Order your trees today! Read on...
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    Avenue A Converting to Two-way Street in March

    As part of the West Broadway Reconstruction Project, the City of Council Bluffs is permanently converting Avenue A to a two-way street, from 16th Street to 35th Street. The conversion will occur approximately mid-March. Details here... Read on...
  4. Broadcast Changes

    City Council Meeting Broadcast Changes

    The Council Bluffs City Council meetings will no longer be broadcasted on CBTV17. Beginning in April, study sessions and meetings will be live-streamed to our website. New video equipment is necessary and is expected to be complete by April... Read on...
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    Big Lake Event

    Iowa DNR is stocking Big Lake with 1,000 rainbow trout on Saturday, Jan. 20 between 1 and 2 p.m. A youth fishing event, complete with prizes, will be held in conjunction with CB Parks and Rec and Iowa DNR from 2 - 4 p.m. Read on...
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    Winterfest Snowball Softball

    Calling all softball players! Are you registered for the Winterfest 2017 Snowball Softball Tournament? Read on...
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    Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

    National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day is Tuesday, January 9th. Read on...
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    We're Hiring!

    The City is currently looking to fill several positions including that of Risk Manager. Details here... Read on...
  9. Winterfest Golf Outing

    Winterfest Frozen Golf Outing

    The 19th Annual Winterfest Frozen Golf Outing is scheduled for January 20th. Call (712) 328-4660 to register. Details here! Read on...
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    Download our Mobile App!

    We are pleased to announce the release of our new mobile app solution. This new digital tool will provide you with a better connection to the local resources, news, and information you want and need when on-the-go and out in our community. Read on...
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    Council Bluffs Receives Three Iowa Tourism Awards

    Council Bluffs was honored with three Iowa Tourism Awards including Outstanding Website, Outstanding Community, and Outstanding Event. Details here! Read on...
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    Mayor’s Message

    Welcome to Council Bluffs, Iowa.
    Welcome Letter