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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Business of the Arts Series Continues with 'Making a Living Making Music'

The City of Dubuque Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs will continue its exploration of the relationship between arts and business with its second “Business of the Arts” presentation, “Making a Living Making Music,” on Wednesday, May 30.

The free event, created to support the many individual artists, musicians, and bands that live and work in the Dubuque area, is open to the public and will be held from 5- 7 p.m. at The Lift at 180 Main St. in Dubuque.

The featured speaker will be Roy Elki...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Dubuque Fire Department Marks National EMS Week

National EMS (Emergency Medical Services) Week is May 20-26 this year. The campaign’s theme is “Stronger Together.” The Dubuque Fire Department will celebrate EMS Week with several activities and invites the public to attend.

National Emergency Medical Services Week, created by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) in partnership with the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT), brings together local communities and medical personnel to publ...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Dubuque to Celebrate National Public Works Week

National Public Works Week, May 20-26, celebrates the contributions of public works professionals and the communities they serve.

The City of Dubuque will celebrate with two events to increase public awareness of public works professionals’ contributions, duties, practices, and goals.

Sponsored annually by the American Public Works Association, National Public Works Week fe...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Annual Asphalt Overlay Projects Announced

The City of Dubuque’s annual asphalt overlay program is scheduled to begin on Monday, May 14, and will improve more than five centerline miles of city streets during the 2018 construction season. The first of 28 projects will be Arboretum Park Road.

The program targets streets that would benefit from an asphalt overlay to extend the life of the existing pavement.  The public works department manages the program which includes milling/grinding the existing pavement surface, recycling old asph...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: May 3, 2018

Detours at US20 & Old Highway Road Intersection

Reconstruction of the intersection of U.S. 20/Dodge Street and Old Highway Road on Dubuque’s west end will require detours beginning Monday night, May 7, as progress continues on the U.S. 52/Southwest Arterial project.

Detours will be posted and access to all businesses in the corridor will be maintained throughout the project.  Four lanes of traffic, two eastbound and two westbound, will also be maintained on U.S. 20/Dodge Street throughout this phase of the p...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

National Historic Preservation Month Activities

The City of Dubuque Historic Preservation Commission invites residents to celebrate Historic Preservation Month with several activities in May.

National Historic Preservation Month is a time when people across America come together to celebrate their heritage, culture, and historic places. Sponsored annually by the National Trust for Historic Preservation since 1973, it is designed to raise aware...

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