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  1. COVID-19 Grants

    COVID-19 Business Assistance Grants

    In conjunction with the Small Business Development Center and Advance Southwest Iowa, the City of Council Bluffs has business assistance grants available via Community Development Block Grant COVID-19 (CDBG-CV). Read on...
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    Youth Baseball/ Softball Registration Open

    Youth Baseball/ Softball registration is open from now until February 21. The youth baseball season is April - July. After canceling our 2020 season due to COVID, we're especially looking forward to the return of baseball! Additional Info...
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    Adult Softball Registration is Open

    CB Parks and Rec offers spring/summer adult softball leagues. Registration is open now until March 10. The season runs from April to July. More info here! Additional Info...
  4. BLink Photo Kid At Computer

    BLink Phase VI

    The Council Bluffs Wi-Fi Consortium is proud to announce Phase VI of BLink is live! Phase VI includes neighborhoods from S 22nd Street to S 35th Street, from Broadway to 9th Avenue. Read on...
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    Winter Waste Tips

    As winter closes in on us, here are some tips for ensuring your curbside waste is collected appropriately during the cold and snowy months ahead. Read on...
  6. Firefighter with Mask

    Masks Required in City Hall

    On November 9, 2020, the City Council approved a resolution that requires all persons entering City Hall wear a face covering. Read on...
  7. LHR Photo

    Celebrating First Lead Hazard Reduction Program Project

    It's National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week and we are celebrating the completion of the first residence to receive funding for lead mitigation via our Lead Hazard Reduction Program! Read on...
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    "On First" Podcast Announcement

    The City of Council Bluffs announces its first podcast titled, "On First." Listeners can tune in to learn more about what's happening along 1st Avenue in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Read on...
  9. EHD Opening (2)

    New Eastern Hills Drive Opening Now Open!

    Good news! The new Eastern Hills Drive is now open! This infographic shows how to travel through the new roundabout. Read on...
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    Mayor’s Message

    Welcome to Council Bluffs, Iowa.
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