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City of Altoona, IA
This is the official Twitter page for the City of Altoona, Iowa.
  • Mud volleyball in full swing http://t.co/L2AWXlls9t
  • ...Music in the Park Sunday at the outdoor stage in Haines Park beginning at 7 pm.
  • Lots of entertainment options this weekend in - has activities all day Saturday, and
  • We will follow with more information in the near future. We are also making changes to control panels.

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  • Traffic light changesAug 26, 2015

    The City has begun changing out turn lane traffic lights to add a flashing yellow light.  Please be aware as you approach left hand turn lanes.  We will also be [...]

  • Altoona Campus entrance off of 8th Street – Under ConstructionAug 12, 2015

    Road construction on 8th St SW road work will interfere with traffic wanting to enter the Altoona Campus and Building Department.  Please use the entrance on 17th Ave to access [...]

  • Railroad Crossing Trail closure – Aug. 12th – 14thAug 6, 2015

    The railroad crossing South of the Pedestrian bridge along the trail will be closed for repair Wednesday, August 12th thru Friday, August 14th. Please direct your questions to Public Works [...]

  • 8th Street RepairsJul 28, 2015

    Road repairs along 8th Street will be occurring over the next couple of weeks.  Please expect delays and lane closures. If you have specific questions, please contact Scott Atzen at [...]

  • Ironwood NEW Basketball Courts Dedication – Wednesday, July 22nd @ 10:00amJul 20, 2015

    Please join us at Ironwood Park for the dedication of the new basketball courts on Wednesday, July 22nd at 10:00am.  The courts were completed with the grant money received from [...]

  • Altoona’s Flags Lowered in Remembrance & HonorJul 21, 2015

    Mayor J.M. Skip Conkling has today ordered the flags in Altoona to be lowered to half-staff, in memory of those soldiers killed in Chattanooga Tenn. For a period of one [...]


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