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  • Beggar's Night tonight from 6-8 pm. Please be cautious as you drive around town.
  • Beggars Night is this Thursday, October 30th from 6- 8 pm. Have fun and be safe!
  • 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.

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  • Beggar’s Night – Thursday, October 30thOct 27, 2014

    REMINDER – The City of Altoona celebrates Beggar’s Night on October 30th each year. This year Beggar’s Night falls on Thursday, October 30th from 6:00 to 8:00pm. Hint:  Altoona households [...]

  • 3rd Quarter 2014 – City of Altoona OrdinancesOct 27, 2014

    The following were ordinances passed in 3rd Quarter of 2014 by the Altoona City Council:

  • 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 [...]


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