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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Winter Arts Snow Sculpting Event Returns for Third Year

Winter Arts Snow Sculpting Festival logo from 2019

The City's Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs and the Dubuque Museum of Art are pleased to partner to present the 2020 Winter Arts Snow Sculpting Festival, a free community event, on Saturday, Feb. 8, from noon to 4 p.m. at Washington Park, 700 Locust St.

The snow sculpting festival/competition will feature three professional teams: the “Slacktastic Four” of Rockford, Illinois; “Perfect Strangers” of Dubuque, Iowa; and the “Driftless Snow Sculptors&rdqu...

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

Dubuque Awarded Million-Dollar Grant for Next-Gen Traffic Management

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced today it has awarded a $998,200 grant to the Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) for a Dubuque project to develop an innovative, next-generation, traffic management and control system.

This Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration Grant was awarded for Dubuque’s Smart Traffic Routing with Efficient and Effective Traffic Signals (STREETS) project, a collaboration between the East Central Intergovernmental Associati...

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

City Begins Public Input Process to Re-imagine Comiskey Park

The City of Dubuque Leisure Services Department is launching a campaign called “Re-imagine Comiskey” to get input on how to improve Comiskey Park.

The park, located at 255 E. 24th St., has been expanded from 3.6 acres to 5.7 acres and will be updated to meet current recreation demands.“This is our opportunity to go to the community and hear what their ideas and priorities are for the space...

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