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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Brownfields Program

Brownfields Program

The City of Council Bluffs administers the Brownfields Program with funding from an EPA Community-Wide Brownfields Assessment Grant. The funding allows the City to inventory, characterize, assess, and conduct cleanup and reuse planning activities on brown...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Fairmount Park Community Survey

Fairmount Park Survey News Item

Fairmount Park has always been a fixture in the Council Bluffs community, and the city is working toward updating the park’s offerings over the next few years. We’ve been working with Iowa State University’s College of Design...

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

CB Named Iowa's Technology Community of the Year!

Council Bluffs Prometheus Award

The Technology Association of Iowa (TAI) recognized Council Bluffs as Technology Community of the Year at the 2021 Prometheus Awards on Thursday, November 4, in Des Moines, Iowa. The Prometheus Awards acknowledge individuals, companies, and communities im...

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

Winterfest 2021

Winterfest Council Bluffs

The City of Council Bluffs is hosting Winterfest at Bayliss Park on Friday, November 19, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Once again, the City of Council Bluffs is partnering with The Council Bluffs Public Library, The 712 Initiative, Union Pacific Museum, and Pottawa...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

New 100 Yard Training Range

New 100 Yard Range

The Southwest Iowa Training Center has a new 100-yard training range. The Southwest Iowa Training Center was constructed in 2005, but the 100-yard training range was removed from the plans due to funding. Sixteen years later, the City of Council Bluffs an...

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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Trail Closure Notices

Trail Closure Notice

TRAIL CLOSURE NOTICE: The trail from the Bob Kerry Bridge to North 25th St will be closed from 9/1/21 to 3/30/22 for a United States Army Corps of Engineers levee flood restoration project. Additionally, the Mosquito Creek Trail from Navajo St. to East So...
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Posted on: March 5, 2021

River's Edge Phase Four

River's Edge Observation Tower Conceptual Rendering

Future plans for the Council Bluffs riverfront include a treetop walk, an observation tower, an adventure course, and a pier.

"Residents can expect to see changes happening this spring at River's Edge as we begin Phase Four of our riverfront ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

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