Posted on: April 19, 2017

The City Greenhouse

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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. Have you ever wondered where all those pretty flowers come from?

Operated by Council B...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

100 Block Parties Continue

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One year ago the Mayor’s Office, along with its partners, announced the community’s new image campaign: Unlike Anywhere Else. On Purpose.

Through the development of the image campaign, we learned that residents want more opportunities to connect and celebr...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Operation Medicine Cabinet

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April 29 is National Drug Take Back Day designed to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose medications. Council Bluffs is participating in the movement with Operation Medicine Cabinet.

Operation Medicine cabinet is taking place, rain or...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

Child Abuse Prevention Month

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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. Mayor Walsh was joined by Omaha ...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

$30 Tree Sale: Order Now!

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Plant Some Shade is a program funded by MidAmerican Energy and administered by Pottawattamie County Conservation Board, City of Council Bluffs Parks and Recreation, Council Bluffs Trees Forever, and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources - Bureau of For...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Curbside Yard Waste Collection Begins April 3!

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

  • Yard waste and trash must be contained separately
  • Yard waste may be contained in a regular garbage can...
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Posted on: March 9, 2017

2017 LoessFest

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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. The 5th annual LoessFest lineup is full of music, movies and activities ...

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