Altoona News


Attention Auto Draft customers: the City of Altoona will now be drafting your checking or savings accounts on the due date instead of the 25th day of each month.  This change will take place beginning with your May 2017 utility bill. Drafts will now be presented to your financial institution on the 3rd day of […]

2017 Altoona Water Quality ReportJun 7, 2018

Road Closure on 24th St. SE (between 6th Ave. SE & 10th Ave. SE) – Starting Thursday, June 7thJun 7, 2018

Scheduled road closure on 24th St. SE  between 6th Ave. SE (Prairie Vista subdivision) and 10th Ave. SE (Soccer complex) starting at 7:00 AM on Thursday June 14 to complete a street patch.  We intend to have the road back open by late afternoon Friday June 15.  During this closure the sidewalk/trail along 24th St. […]

Upcoming ProjectsMay 9, 2018

The City Council approved the some projects at the recent council meetings.  Here are some layout maps for the projects: 1st Ave. N. and 1st Ave. S Over the summer, 1st Ave. N and 1st Ave. S will be under going some construction to widen the road from 8th St. SE/SW to 9th St. NE/NW  […]

Altoona Life e-newsletter – Now AvailableApr 24, 2018


The sewer rate per 1,000 gallons from $7.33 to $7.62 effective January 1, 2018. This increase was planned to cover debt service costs related to the WRA and the City’s capital projects planned.

Altoona Life e-Newsletter – January 2018 AvailableJan 19, 2018

The Altoona Life e-Newsletter for January 2018 is now available.

How to avoid and detect Elder fraudDec 12, 2017

The Police Department is providing this link with information about how to avoid and detect Elder fraud.  As Christmas season approaches there are more opportunities with family around to talk about this topic. This is provided as an information piece only and as a way to learn more about the topic.  As always, be careful […]

Help our community with this short on-line surveyNov 27, 2017

The City of Altoona is exploring ways to stimulate community engagement through public art and cultural programming. Consultants have been engaged to work with the community to form a vision and plan for cultivating engaging and memorable spaces to work and play in Altoona. Public art and cultural programming will generate a new form of […]

Engineering UpdatesOct 19, 2017

The Engineering Department will be providing periodic updates on some of the larger projects taking place in town. You can check out the updates at the following link: Engineering