Posted on: August 16, 2017

Mayor Appoints Member to the Tree Board

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Mayor Andeweg appointed Linda Tibbs to the Urbandale Tree Board to fill an unexpired term, ending December 31, 2017. The Mayor's appointment was approved by the City Council at its August 15th meeting.

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Candidates for Urbandale Can File Papers

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Candidates for Urbandale City Council may file papers from August 14, 2017 through 5:00 p.m. on August 31, 2017. Election information, candidate forms and nomination petitions are available online or the City Clerk’s Office, 3600 86th Street.

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Urbandale Provides Funding to Staff Walnut Creek & Beaver Creek Watershed Management Authorities

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The staffing agreement would begin on September 1, 2017, and end September, 2020.  Urbandale is 1 of 23 jurisdictions asked to contribute continued funding for this position.  The City’s funding source would be the Storm Water ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Urbandale to Install Battery Backup Units for 13 Traffic Signals

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Recently, the Iowa DOT notified the City that Traffic Safety Improvement Program funds had been awarded to this project for construction in 2018.  Under the agreement, the Iowa DOT would provide TSIP grant funds up to $81,575.00 for the purchase ...

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Posted on: August 6, 2017

Urbandale Hires Firm to Develop Master Plan for Dunlap Park & Arboretum

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The Jackaline Baldwin Dunlap Foundation Board recommended approval of ISG to complete the Master Plan, and will fund 50% of the project cost.  The City’s balance of $18,755 will be funded with cell tower lease revenue allocated in the P...

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Posted on: August 5, 2017

Urbandale Applies for IDNR REAP Grant

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The City's application seeks REAP funding of $150,000 for the Walnut Creek Trail – 156th Street to Waterford Road project.  This grant would cover approximately 33% of the total project cost of $448,501.20.  The City has alread...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Premier Automotive Site Plan Approved

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This site plan proposes the construction of a 2,600 square foot building in the northern portion of the existing Premier Automotive Service Center.  The new building will contain four vehicle bays for maintenance and repair services.  Ar...

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Police Department Geothermal Expansion Approved

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This project would provide for expansion of the existing geothermal HVAC system at the Police department.  The low bid of Central Iowa Mechanical, in the amount of $140,000.00, was approved.  This bid is $83,000.00 (37.3%) less than the ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Urbandale Public Library Issues RFP

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The Urbandale Public Library has issued a RFP seeking firms to develop a 3-5 year strategic plan for the Library, a 10 year vision, create a marketing plan and to increase fundraising efforts. Proposal are due before Tuesday, August 22, 2017.

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