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City of Altoona, IA
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  • 3rd Ave SW will be closed tomorrow, Tues. May 3rd to Wed. May 4th, to repair a water main break. The closure is just north of 8th Street SW.
  • did Metro Waste get to your cul-de-sac yet?
  • Spring Clean Up begins Sat at 6 am. Tree pickup begins at 9 am at Hy-Vee parking lot near Enabling Garden. Arbor Day celebration at 11 am.
  • Due to sidewalk work in the area, a small section of 8th St Ct SW will be closed Fri April 29 - Mon May 2. Residents will still have access.

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  • Street closure on 3rd Avenue SW at 8th Street SWMay 2, 2016

    Third Avenue SW will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday May 3rd until Wednesday May 4th, to repair a water main break.  The closure is just north of 8th Street SW, near [...]

  • Brew n’ Blooms event at Victorian AcresApr 29, 2016

    Come to Victorian Acres on Saturday, May 7, from 8:30 am to 10 am to support the Polk County Master Gardeners annual plant sale, enjoy some coffee, and learn about [...]


    SPRING CLEAN UP – SATURDAY, APRIL 30th Mark Your Calendar, Saturday, April 30th is Spring Cleanup!   Is that ugly, green chair from the ‘90s still taking up space in your [...]

  • Temporary street closure on 8th Street Court SWApr 28, 2016

    Due to some sidewalk work in the area, a small section of 8th Street Court SW will be closed from Friday, April 29th thru Monday, May 2nd.  Residents will have [...]

  • Up-cycle Your Old Flower Pots with Altoona Kids CafeApr 27, 2016

    Altoona Kids Cafe wants your old, unwanted flower pots!  Click on the link below for more information about how you can help the program bring happiness to senior members of [...]


    The City of Altoona will be starting a water main replacement project on Monday April 25 (weather dependent) with an anticipated completion date of October 31, 2016. Click below to [...]



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