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  • UPDATE: New Time for City Council Workshop

    The Ames City Council will discuss rental housing regulations and the draft of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan at its upcoming workshop scheduled Tuesday, June 18, in the Ames City Council Chambers, 515 Clark Ave.

    06/13/2019 9:00 AM

  • Meet New Library Director on June 18

    Ames Public Library's staff and Board of Trustees invite the public to meet the Library's new director, Sheila Schofer, at a drop-in event from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, in the Farwell T. Brown Auditorium at the library, 515 Douglas Ave. Light refreshments will be served.

    06/12/2019 12:00 PM

  • UPDATE: Reconstruction of CyRide Bus Turnaround Begins Monday, June 24

    Work to reconstruct the bus turnaround and sidewalk ramps at the northeast corner of Ontario Street and California Avenue, originally scheduled to begin June 10, has been postponed due to equipment availability issues. The project is now expected to begin Monday, June 24, weather permitting.

    06/11/2019 2:00 PM

  • Mosquito Fogging Schedule Set; Program Begins Next Week

    Mosquito fogging in City parks will begin the week of June 10, and continue until the end of September or when mosquito population thresholds are no longer exceeded.

    06/07/2019 4:30 PM

  • Reconstruction of CyRide Bus Turnaround Begins Monday, June 10

    Work to reconstruct the bus turnaround and sidewalk ramps at the northeast corner of Ontario Street and California Avenue will begin Monday, June 10, weather permitting. CyRide has contracted with Jensen Builders to do these pavement improvements.

    06/07/2019 4:00 PM

  • Independence Day Holiday Closings

    City Hall and most City departments and divisions will be closed on Thursday, July 4, in recognition of Independence Day. Normal operating hours will resume on Friday, July 5.

    06/07/2019 12:00 PM

  • Schildroth Named Assistant City Manager

    Following a national recruitment and a comprehensive recruiting process, Debra Schildroth has been selected the new Assistant City Manager for the City of Ames.

    06/03/2019 9:00 AM

  • Healthy Life Center Informational Meetings Set

    Five public informational meetings on the proposed Healthy Life Center are scheduled in June. Each meeting will provide an overview of the project, including proposed plans, amenities, and costs. This will be followed by a question and answer period.

    05/23/2019 9:30 AM

  • Entries Sought for Water Plant Art Contest

    Entries will soon be accepted for the City of Ames Water and Pollution Control Department’s annual public art contest and exhibition. Entries may be submitted beginning Monday, April 22. Submission deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23.

    04/18/2019 10:00 AM

  • City Council to Hold Rental Housing and CDBG Consolidated and Action Plan Workshop June 18

    The Ames City Council will discuss rental housing regulations and the draft of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan at its upcoming workshop scheduled for 6 p.m. on Tuesday, June 18, in the Ames City Council Chambers, 515 Clark Ave.

    06/05/2019 4:00 PM

  • Draft FFY 2020-2023 Transportation Improvement Program is Available for Public Comment

    Proposed Draft of the FFY 2020-2023 Transportation Improvement Program is Now Available for Public Comment.

    06/03/2019 11:00 AM

  • Amendments to the FFY 2019-2022 Transportation Improvement Program Available for Public Comment

    Proposed amendments to the FFY 2019-2022 Transportation Improvement Program is Now Available for Public Comment

    05/29/2019 8:00 AM