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City Administration

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

City Election Information

Election Information

For the 2017 City Elections on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 there will only be four polling places open in the City of Newton. All four polling places will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

  • Ward 1 (NT1-1 and NT1-2) will vote at Park Centre (500 1st St N).
  • Ward 2 ...
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Community Services

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Cemetery Rules Update

Cemetery Rules Update

Community Services continues to work on an update to the rules and regulations for both Union Cemetery and Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Recent meetings have been held with local funeral directors and Veteran’s groups to seek their input on the pro...Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2017

Fairmeadows North Plat 8 Subdivision

Fairmeadows North Plat 8 Subdivision

Sandstone Management LTD of Carlisle, Iowa continues working on underground utilities in this new subdivision. With the majority of the earthwork, sanitary sewer, and water main work nearly complete; the current focus is on installing the storm sewer inta...Read on...


Parks

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Parks Operations Update

Maytag Pool

Parks Operations continues to make post season repairs to Maytag Pool. Repairs include replacing leaking pipes, fixing or replacing non-working valves, upgrades to electrical, water heater pumps, locks on doors and numerous other aesthetic projects, such ...Read on...


Planning & Zoning

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

RC Home Building Single Family Home on Former D&D Property

RC Homes

A closing for the sale of property at 1400, 1404, and 1500 East 6th Street South was held on October 11th. Earlier this year, City Council approved a purchase and redevelopment agreement with RC Homes. The land was sold for $25,000, and RC Homes has commi...Read on...


Public Works

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Public Works Streets Division Update

PC concrete

The Streets Division recently completed PC concrete full depth patching along the 100-300 block of N 15th Ave W. This project included numerous locations of street panel replacement, a complete rebuild of two storm sewer inlet structures and replacing thr...Read on...


Water Pollution Control Plant

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Water Pollution Control Update

Water Pollution Control Update

There are dozens of pumps throughout the wastewater system and many of these pumps run continuous. Continuous maintenance and replacing wear parts on these pumps is critical to keep the sanitary sewer system operating efficiently. Wastewater treatment sta...Read on...