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Posted on: May 10, 2022

How to Dispose of Invasive Garlic Mustard

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Smells like garlic and grows like an invader: Coralville offers a place to get rid of pulled garlic mustard plants to help prevent them from spreading. 

The City of Coralville offers a site to safely dispose of garlic mustard, an invasive plant sp...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Coralville 4thFest Accepting Parade Entry Applications

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Coralville 4thFest is now accepting applications for parade entries to participate in Coralville’s annual 4th of July celebration. Decorated floats, guests of honor, community groups, and area businesses will travel the two-mile parade route starting at 1...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Coralville Is Accepting Applications for Home Buyer Assistance Program

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The City of Coralville has funds available for home buyer assistance. The Coralville Home Buyer Assistance (HBA) program will provide financial assistance of up to $24,999 to eligible home buyers.

This funding is provided by the Iowa Economic Development A...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Memorial Day Holiday Schedule of City Services

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In observance of Memorial Day, the City of Coralville will observe the following holiday schedule on Monday, May 30, 2022:

City OfficesCity Hall, and the administration offices of Fire and Police, along with the Parks, Water, Wastewater, Streets, and Sanit...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 28, 2022

FunkDaddies to Open for Night Ranger at Coralville’s Free 4thFest Concert

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“The Midwest’s hippest band” will open for Night Ranger at Coralville’s free 4thFest concert on July 3

About the BandFunkDaddies, known as “the Midwest’s hippest band” will open the stage at Coralville’s free summer outdoor concert in S.T. Morrison Park on...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Start of Construction: North Liberty Road & Forevergreen Road Roundabout

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Starting Thursday morning, April 21, 2022, North Liberty Road (1st Avenue) will close to through traffic between Rustic Ridge Road and Dubuque Street, so construction can get underway on the North Liberty Road & Forevergreen Road roundabout. ...

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Construction and Traffic Updates
Posted on: March 30, 2022

Fiber-To-Home Internet Service Coming to Coralville

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In 2021, two telecommunications companies notified the City of Coralville of their plans to extend fiber-to-the-home internet service to Coralville residents. ImOn Communications, based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and MetroNet, based in Evansville, Indiana, ar...

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Posted on: March 31, 2022

Fire Hydrant Flushing in Coralville

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The City of Coralville Water Department will flush fire hydrants north of Oakdale Boulevard in Coralville starting the week of April 4. Crews will begin in the northeast part of Coralville, starting north of Oakdale Boulevard and east of 1st Avenue. Hydra...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: March 28, 2022

Open Burning Is Not Allowed in Coralville

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Fire PitsIf you are thinking about burning yard waste, recycling, or trash in Coralville, think again. Recreational fires are only allowed in Coralville in purchased outdoor fire pits used following the manufacturer’s instructions, or in built-i...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: March 2, 2022

Coralville Drop-Off Recycling Center Now Offers Glass Recycling

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Glass recycling drop-off bins have been added to three area locations, for a total of six glass drop-off locations in Coralville and Iowa City

Coralville residents can now recycle glass at the Drop-Off Recycling Center at 950 Hughes Street. Coralville's Dr...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 4, 2022

Rock Legends Night Ranger to Headline Coralville’s Free 4thFest Concert

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Heavy-hitting rock legends Night Ranger will headline Coralville’s free summer outdoor concert in S.T. Morrison Park on July 3 as part of the 2022 4thFest celebration.

About the BandWith their well-known rock ‘n roll sound, Night Ranger has sold over 17 mi...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 19, 2022

Mask Mandate Lifted for Coralville Transit

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In accordance with Monday's federal court ruling on April 18, 2022, striking down the federal mask mandate pertaining to public transportation, and subsequent guidance from the Transportation Security Administration, Coralville Transit users will no longe...

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Coralville Transit News
Posted on: February 14, 2022

Battery Recycling in Coralville

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If you have household batteries to get rid of, don’t throw them away – they can be recycled.  There are a number of battery drop-off locations throughout the Coralville, Iowa City, and North Liberty area, including a battery d...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Inclusive Economic Development Plan

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Are you an underestimated community member (a person with disabilities, woman, LGBTQ+, BIPOC, immigrant, formerly incarcerated/returning citizen, etc.) who owns a business, is opening a business, or has an idea for a business? Or, do you represent a suppo...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: March 24, 2022

Pet Safety Reminders & Pet Owner Responsibilities

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The Coralville Police Department Animal Control and the Parks and Recreation Department would like to remind pet owners about local animal laws; these help keep our city parks, trails, and neighborhoods safe and enjoyable for everyone—including ...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Coralville Parks & Recreation Is Hiring

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Updated March 4, 2022: Coralville Parks and Recreation is accepting job applications. If you weren't able to attend Insta-Hire but would like job information, please contact Coralville Parks and Recreation at 319.248.1750 or email Amy Erickson, R...

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Coralville Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: March 21, 2022

Coralville 4thFest Is Accepting Vendor Applications

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Coralville 4thFest is accepting applications for vendors to operate at Coralville’s 4th of July celebration on July 3 and 4, 2022.

Coralville 4thFest draws thousands of people during the multi-day event and includes a free outdoor concert on July 3rd, a 4t...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: August 23, 2021

Help Your Neighbors Keep Their Water On

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The City of Coralville, in partnership with the United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties, has a utility assistance fund, Neighbors Helping Neighbors. Your donation can help Coralville residents with utility bill payments. The City of Coralville will ...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Comes to Coralville

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A new early literacy program mails a free book each month to Coralville children from birth to age five. The Coralville Public Library, Coralville Public Library Foundation, and Friends of the Coralville Public Library have partnered with Dolly Parton&...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: December 13, 2021

Coralville Renews Bicycle Friendly Community Status

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The City of Coralville has been again recognized as a “Bronze-Level” Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC) by the League of American Bicyclists. Coralville has been a Bicycle Friendly Community since 2016, and is one of only eight cities in Iowa awarded a Bicy...

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Coralville Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: February 10, 2022

Coralville City Budget: First of Two Hearings Held

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Coralville’s Fiscal Year 2022 budget covers City operations and projects from July 1, 2022, through June 30, 2023. 

Maximum Property Tax LevyAll cities in Iowa must pass an additional resolution each budget year establishing their maximum property...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: October 6, 2021

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available to Iowa Small Businesses

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Small nonfarm businesses in 13 Iowa counties are now eligible to apply for low interest federal disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration. These loans offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused by drought in the following p...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Get a Free COVID-19 Test Kit

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***Updated January 24, 2022 with www.COVIDtest.gov information***

Knowing your COVID-19 status can prevent you from spreading the virus to those around you. There are two ways to get free COVID-19 test kits:

1) At-Home Rapid Antigen TestsOrder free COVID-19...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Sign Up for Johnson County Emergency Notification System

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About the Johnson County Emergency Notification SystemThe State of Iowa & Johnson County replaced its current Alert system on July 1, 2021. You should register a new account to continue to receive weather and emergency alerts. With this switch, reside...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: October 23, 2019

City Receives REAP Grant for Park Land Purchase

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The City of Coralville has been awarded a grant of $125,000 from Resource Enhancement and Protection, commonly referred to as REAP.  The money will be used to purchase park land acres in the west land use area with the eventual goal of a new 100 ...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

Mayor Foster Appointed to National League of Cities Public Safety & Crime Prevention Committee

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Coralville Mayor Meghann Foster has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2022 Public Safety and Crime Prevention Committee (PSCP) Federal Advocacy Committee. Mayor Foster was elected to a one-year term and will provide strategic direction...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: December 29, 2021

City of Coralville Audit Report Is Available

BerganKDV, Ltd. released an audit report on the City of Coralville in Coralville, Iowa.

Financial HighlightsThe City’s governmental fund revenue totaled $57.5 million for the year ended June 30, 2021, a 12% increase from the prior year. General Fund revenu...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: October 15, 2021

Ten-Digit Dialing Required in the 319 Area Code

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Starting October 24, 2021, callers in the 319 area code will be required to dial all ten digits (area code + telephone number: 319-XXX-XXXX) every time they make a call, even local calls.  The change will apply to landlines, cell phones, and VoIP...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Mayor Reappointed to National League of Cities’ Energy, Environment, & Natural Resources Committee

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John Lundell, Mayor of Coralville, IA, has been reappointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2021 Energy, Environment and Natural Resources (EENR) Federal Advocacy Committee. Lundell will provide strategic direction and guidance for NLC’s ...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: October 14, 2020

City of Coralville Wins Award for Stormwater and Urban Watershed Development

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The City of Coralville received the Stormwater and Urban Watershed Development of the Year Award from the Iowa Stormwater Education Partnership. The City is being recognized for the leadership and implementation of the Coral Ridge Avenue Green Infrastruct...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: October 13, 2021

City Holds Public Meeting Oct. 18 for Review of Stream Mitigation Bank Concept

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The City of Coralville will host a public meeting to share a concept plan that would allow the City to create a stream mitigation bank along the Clear Creek corridor in Coralville. 

A presentation will be held during a regularly scheduled meeting ...

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Coralville Parks and Recreation News