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Posted on: February 12, 2020

2020 Census Information

WHAT? 

Count

The census is a count of everyone living in the United States. This mandatory count is required by the United States Constitution. 

WHO? 

Everyone

The population of the United States must be counted. This includes peopl...

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Community Development
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Newton Complete Count Committee Meets

On February 3rd, the Newton Complete Count Committee met for the first time to learn about the upcoming Census and how each member can have an impact within our community. Tracy Stevens, US Census Partnership Specialist, addressed the group and described ...

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Community Development
Posted on: February 13, 2020

Arbor Estates Update

Arbor Estates Plat 1

Phase 1 construction is on hold for winter, with a majority of the underground utility work already completed. When weather allows, the remaining work will be completed this spring, including paving. Plans are being finalized for the rough grading project...

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Community Development
Posted on: February 11, 2020

Building Permit Stats

Building Activity

For the month of January 2020, 12 development permits were issued: 

  • 3 building permits
  • 4 electrical permits 
  • 2 plumbing permits
  • 3 mechanical permits.  

Project valuation for the January building permits issued was $625,000.  ...

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Community Development
Posted on: January 3, 2020

Rogers Recognized Among Top Influencers in Local Government

Danielle Rogers, Community Marketing Manager

Danielle Rogers, Community Marketing Manager for the City of Newton, was recognized today among the top influencers in local government by Engaging Local Government Leaders. The ELGL Traeger Award honors the top 100 influencers in local government.&nb...

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Community Development