Parking for Saturday’s Iowa State University football will be limited due to recent weather issues, and motorists are reminded the Game Day Parking Ordinance increases fines for illegal parking near the stadium.
09/20/2019 11:00 AM
Water service transfer work is underway along 10th Street from Roosevelt to Grand avenues. The project is expected to be complete within one to two weeks.
09/20/2019 9:30 AM
Ames residents are welcome to join Ames Mayor John Haila and members of the Ames City Council at the ninth annual Mayor’s Downtown Healthiest State Walk beginning at noon on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at City Hall, 515 Clark Ave. Participants should gather on the sidewalk in front of City Hall.
09/18/2019 10:00 AM
Work to install new water main along the east side of Burnett Avenue between 13th and 16th streets will begin Wednesday, Sept. 11.
09/10/2019 3:00 PM
Reconstruction of the Daley Park shared use path from Thackeray Avenue to Wilder Boulevard will begin Thursday, Sept. 12, weather permitting.
09/06/2019 12:00 PM
The City of Ames Planning Division is accepting applications for the Downtown Façade Grant. Businesses and building owners within the Downtown Service Center could qualify for a dollar-for-dollar matching grant of up to $15,000 for façade improvements.
08/30/2019 11:30 AM
Reconstruction of the east-west alley north of Main Street between Duff and Douglas avenues will begin Wednesday, Aug. 28. All or portions of this alley will be closed to traffic during construction. Sidewalks at the alley approaches may also be closed at times during the project.
08/27/2019 11:00 AM
The City of Ames Public Art Commission and Ames Community Arts Council are co-sponsoring the Octagon Art Festival’s first annual Chalk the Block contest.
08/27/2019 9:00 AM
To combat the increasing number of vehicles parking illegally during home football games, the Ames City Council approved the Game Day Parking Ordinance, which goes into effect during this fall football season.
08/22/2019 9:30 AM
Reconstruction of two east-west alleys in Downtown Ames will begin the week of August 12. The alleys affected are from Kellogg Avenue to Burnett Avenue between Main Street and Fifth Street, and from Duff Avenue to Douglas Avenue between Main Street and Fifth Street.
08/08/2019 9:30 AM
Ames Resource Recovery System is piloting a new program that provides an alternative to throwing food waste in the trash.
07/18/2019 9:00 AM
Improvements to Hickory Drive from Westbrook Drive to Woodland Street, originally scheduled to begin June 24, have been postponed due to a delay on the power pole relocation. The project is now expected to begin Monday, July 1, weather permitting.
06/25/2019 11:00 AM
On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, the City Council voted to move forward with three changes to the Rental Code. As someone impacted by rental housing, we wanted to make sure that you had an opportunity to review the changes and provide input to the Council.
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