MOUNT UNION — Residents of this small Henry County town were split nearly down the middle on whether they wanted their town to continue, but one late vote spelled the end for the incorporated city of Mount Union.
MOUNT UNION — Residents of this small Henry County town are split right down the middle on whether they want their community to remain a city.
WEST BURLINGTON—City Council members agreed Wednesday night to pay the development group constructing new dorms at Southeastern Community College up to $175,000 over four years.
Burlington is joining four other cities throughout the U.S. participating in an Environmental Protection Agency pilot program helping communities plan how they'll manage stormwater pollution long-term.
The Burlington City Council took its first step toward replacing the Mount Pleasant Street bridge Monday night by approving a $333,000 contract with a design firm from Muscatine.
Des Moines County is still looking at creating a civil board to review if dogs can be considered vicious as the supervisors respond to an incident earlier this year in which four dogs mauled a young girl.
Families who otherwise might not have been able to become homeowners can get a leg up on getting into a new house.
Des Moines County's conservation department hopes to borrow $250,000 for improvements at its premier campground.
Des Moines County supervisors signed off on hiring two assistants during a brief meeting Tuesday.
Burlington Mayor Shane McCampbell, who's been under fire from city employees and residents for comments he made while defending a $10,000 raise for the city manager, apologized for those statements at the start of Monday's city council work session.