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in the Spotlight

  • City of Ames Schedule for Holidays

    Ames City Hall, 515 Clark Ave., and most City of Ames offices will be closed for the Christmas holiday on Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 25 and 26. Most City of Ames offices will also be closed Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, in observance of New Year’s Day.

  • New Council Members to Be Sworn In

    Newly elected Ames City Council Member David Martin (Ward 3) will be sworn in by Magistrate Amy Moore on Tuesday, Dec. 19, during a ceremony beginning at 10 a.m. in the Council Chambers, second floor of City Hall, 515 Clark Ave.

  • Public Input Sought on Complete Streets Plan

    The first open house for the Complete Streets Plan was held on Thursday, Nov. 2, and provided an opportunity for the City and the consultant team to communicate the goals of the project and seek community input on key priorities and issues.