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City of Altoona, IA
This is the official Twitter page for the City of Altoona, Iowa.
  • Get your running shoes laced up! This Sunday is the Stinkfoot 5K and 10K. Starts at Lions Park @ 8am. Supporting the A-T Children's Project.
  • The Street Department will be performing street repairs on 13th St. SW in the Venbury area from Thursday the 25th to approx. October 1st.
  • Mayor Conkling is ready for the Homecoming Parade! Are you? Parade begins at 6 pm. http://t.co/Dczn44gCVZ
  • RT : Mayor of Altoona Skip Conkling speaking to 7th grade Geography classes. #government http://t.co/eyVw4jWGnD

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  • Spooky CrossOct 23, 2014

    The Spooky Cross is back for a second year.  The cyclocross racing will last two days, November 1st and 2nd.  The event will take place just west of the Aquatic [...]


    The City of Altoona is accepting applications for a full-time Utility Operator position with emphasis in water distribution. The City of Altoona operates a Grade 3 Water Treatment and Distribution [...]

  • Altoona Life e-Newsletter – October 2014Oct 9, 2014

  • Absentee BallotsSep 25, 2014

    Elections are here! Absentee ballots can be requested starting today and early voting starts in October. Information on voting in Polk County and where to direct folks if they have [...]

  • New additions at Sam Wise Youth ComplexSep 10, 2014

    This fall, work began to add two new restroom facilities at the Sam Wise Youth Complex.  One facility has been added to the softball side and one to the baseball [...]

  • Bountiful Baskets is coming to AltoonaJul 29, 2014

    The Altoona Bountiful Baskets Food Coop site goes live on Saturday August 2nd at Cross Creek Conference Center (Lutheran Church of the Cross).  For more information, follow the Altoona Healthy [...]


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