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Posted on: January 30, 2024

New Housing Development Program

Council Bluffs Housing Development Program

The City of Council Bluffs announces a new Housing Development Program with generous funding from the Iowa West Foundation (IWF). The program aims to address the critical need for housing in Council Bluffs and commits to accelerating housing construction,...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

Glowing Into Spring

Glowing into Spring

The City of Council Bluffs is excited to announce the first-ever "Glowing into Spring," a free, all-ages event scheduled for Friday, March 15, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at River's Edge Park in Council Bluffs.

As winter transitions to spring...

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Four New Murals Complete!

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- The City of Council Bluffs, in collaboration with the Iowa West Foundation, proudly announces the completion of four murals along the FIRST AVE trail. Local artists have lent their creative talents to transform the FIRST AVE corridor into a vibrant canv...

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Posted on: January 15, 2024

Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Smoke Detector

As part of their ongoing commitment to community safety, the Council Bluffs Fire Department (CBFD) urges residents to install and maintain carbon monoxide detectors in their homes. Carbon monoxide is a silent threat that can pose serious health risks, so ...

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

Citizens Police Academy

Citizens Police Academy

Classes begin January 18, but there's still time to apply! Classes are taught by CB police officers and cover everything from community-oriented policing to special weapons and tactics teams.

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Snow Removal Map

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During snow or ice events, this interactive map will show the progress as plows, graders, and spreaders work across the City.

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Posted on: December 19, 2023

River's Edge Phase Four Update

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A $5 million privately funded treetop walk is planned for River's Edge Park in Council Bluffs. Thanks to the generosity of local philanthropists and lead donors Ty and Linda Borman, the treetop walk offers a unique and immersive experience, bring...

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Posted on: September 12, 2023

FIRST AVE Murals

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Four new murals are coming soon to FIRST AVE! The privately funded murals will transform the trail into a place of artistic expression. The artists are in-progress and the murals should be complete by December!

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