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February 24, 2017 The Leisure Services department is once again participating in the Plant Some Shade program with MidAmerican Energy and the Iowa DNR. Through this program, MidAmerican customers that live in the state of Iowa are eligible to purchase one or two trees at $30 per tree. Please review all the details on the tree order form (PDF).
February 24, 2017 The Black Hawk County Solid Waste Management Commission will be partnering with the City of Waterloo to sponsor the Spring Electronics Recycling and Household Hazardous Materials Disposal Drop-off Event. This event is open to all Black Hawk County residents to recycle old electric and electronic devices (certain fees apply), as well as dispose of toxic substances from their homes and garages. Saturday, April 8th from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Waterloo Waste Water Treatment Plant (located at 3505 Easton Avenue in Waterloo). Read More »
February 23, 2017 Test your knowledge of traffic safety and you could win a prize!
This quiz is for second through fifth graders in Black Hawk County, including home-schooled students. We hope you will learn something new about traffic safety and discuss questions with your parents and other drivers in your life. Read More »
February 16, 2017 Waterloo’s three municipal golf courses—South Hills, Gates Park and Irv Warren Memorial—will open Saturday, February 18, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. Courses will remain open for the 2017 golf season if weather and course conditions allow. Read More »
February 13, 2017 The Community Development Board of the City of Waterloo, Iowa, will hold a public hearing on February 21, 2017 in the Harold E. Getty City Council Chambers, 2nd Floor City Hall, 715 Mulberry Street, Waterloo, Iowa at 5:00 p.m.
February 13, 2017 The City of Waterloo has received notice from our recycle contractor that they will again be accepting material in time for the February recycle week, February 21-24. The City again apologizes for the disruption caused by this untimely event and looks forward to continued cooperation with our recycler. Read More »
January 19, 2017 Today The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) announced the winners of the 2017 Childhood Obesity Prevention Awards during the organization’s 85th Winter Meeting in Washington, DC. The awards went to cities with outstanding programs that encourage healthy weight through balanced diet choices and regular physical activity. Susan Neely, CEO of the American Beverage Association said, “The winning programs showcase the creativity and innovation of America’s mayors as well as their dedication to the health and wellness of their cities. This partnership exemplifies that by working together, government and industry can bring about real and lasting change to communities across the nation.” One of the six U.S. cities were recognized for their mayoral-based initiatives: Waterloo, IA Read More »
December 28, 2016 The Waterloo Building Inspection Department offers Residential Contractor Exams for those who want to become a licensed contractor with the City of Waterloo. Read More »
December 12, 2016 The City of Waterloo 2017 dog and cat licenses and Pat Bowlsby Off-Leash Dog Park passes are now available in the City Clerk’s office, 715 Mulberry St., 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Read More
December 7, 2016 The City of Waterloo’s yard waste disposal site is now closed for the winter season. It will re-open, weather permitting, April 1st. Questions may be directed to the Sanitation Department at (319) 291-4455. Read More
September 20, 2016 REAP GRANT ANNOUNCED FOR WATERLOO’S BOATHOUSE ENHANCEMENTS Read More
May 9, 2016 FY2017 Annual Action Plan