Posted on: December 12, 2017

Satterly Named Dubuque's AmeriCorps Program Director

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City of Dubuque Leisure Services Manager Marie Ware has named Heather Satterly as the City of Dubuque’s new AmeriCorps Partners in Learning Program Director.

She will begin in mid-December and replaces Mary Bridget Corken-Deutsch, who was hired as a School Connections Specialist with the Dubuque Community School District (DCSD).

As AmeriCorps Program Director for Dubuque, Satterly will work closely with agencie...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: December 11, 2017

Eagle Point Park Listed in National Register of Historic Places

Eagle Point Park, 2601 Shiras Ave., has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) effective November 27, 2017.

Eagle Point Park is now one of 18 National Register Districts located in the city of Dubuque, which has an additional 47 properties individually listed in the register.

The NRHP is the nation's official list of cultural resources worthy of preservation. Au...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: December 8, 2017

City of Dubuque to Open Housing Voucher Waiting List

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The City of Dubuque Housing & Community Development Department will OPEN the waiting list for the Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance program (formerly known as Section 8) from 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb.14, 2018, until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018

The Housing Choice Voucher Program provides rental assistance for income-eligible households.  The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) sets income limits that determine eligibility for assisted housing programs, including the t...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Dubuque Ranked #12 on ‘30 Best Small Cities in the U.S.’ List

Alot Travel recently compiled its list of the “30 Best Small Cities in the United States.” Dubuque was ranked #12 and was the only Midwestern city in the top 20 and one of just two Iowa cities to make the list.


Alot Travel, an online travel information source that describes itself as offering “cultivated insights from travel professionals and wanderlust enthusiasts,” recently compiled its list of the “30 Best Small...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: November 9, 2017

'Holiday Tags' Available for Solid Waste Collection Customers

The City of Dubuque is continuing its annual distribution of a complimentary “holiday tag” for extra garbage to its solid waste collection customers. The tags will be available until Jan. 3, 2018.

Customers requesting a holiday tag will need to present the original top portion of their November 2017 utility bills, which have holiday tag information printed on them. Renters in housing units where the owner pays the City utility bill will need to req...

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Dubuque News
Posted on: October 20, 2017

City Seeking Community Input on Future Recreational Space Along the Reconstructed Bee Branch Creek

As part of the Bee Branch Watershed Flood Mitigation Project, the City of Dubuque plans to redevelop the former Blum Co. properties located at 411 and 501 E. 15th St.

into a flood mitigation maintenance facility that includes space for public use and an outdoor recreational space abutting the reconstructed Bee Branch Creek.

The site operated as a scrap yard and recycling facility for over 50 years and is currently conta...

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Posted on: December 4, 2017

Water Changeover Schedule and Information

West Side Flushing Schedule Map

The Water Department is preparing to connect several subdivisions to the City's water distribution system between Dec. 6-11, 2017. Please read on for important details for customers in these areas.

The City of Dubuque Water Department recently notified customers in subdivisions outside the city limits of plans to connect those water systems to the City's water distribution system.

  • Customers in the Wildwood Estates subdivision will be connected on Thu...
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