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in the Spotlight

  • Tripp Street Extension Work Begins Thursday

    Construction of the extension of Tripp Street from Wilmoth Avenue to State Avenue will begin Thursday, May 24.

  • Orientation Meeting Set for Rummage RAMPage

    The City of Ames, in partnership with the ISU Office of Sustainability, is seeking volunteers to assist with the “Rummage RAMPage,” a waste-reduction event planned for the end of July to keep reusable items out of the landfill during move out and lease changeovers.

  • Goats on the Go to Return to Ada Hayden

    The Parks and Recreation Department has partnered with the Friends of Ada Hayden Heritage Park to conduct targeted grazing using goats on approximately 3.5 acres of land on the southeast boundary of Ada Hayden Heritage Park starting on Tuesday, May 22.