News Flash

Posted on: May 14, 2018

Summer Reading Rocks with the Library's Summer Reading Program

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Families will experience plenty of reading enjoyment this summer by taking part in Coralville Public Library’s "Libraries Rock!" summer reading programs. Registration begins at the Library on Thursday, May 24 from 5:00-6:30 pm and incl...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: May 15, 2018

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 28, 2018:

City Offices

City Hall and Police administration offices, along with the Parks, Water, Wastewater, Streets, and Sanitation Departments...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: May 11, 2018

Coral Ridge Avenue Detours Due to Road Reconstruction

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Starting between 9:00 pm and midnight on Sunday, May 13, Coral Ridge Avenue will be closed to traffic from the north half of the Oakdale Boulevard intersection to just south of the Wheaton Road intersection, so total reconstruction of this segment of Cora...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: May 9, 2018

Coralville Accepting Applications for Volunteer Firefighters

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The City of Coralville is accepting applications for volunteer firefighters. All training is provided and a new Fire Academy class begins June 17. Applications are available at www.coralville.org/firefighter.

The Coralville Fire Department provides trainin...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: May 1, 2018

4thFest Accepting Parade Entries & Vendor Applications

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Coralville 4thFest is now accepting applications for vendors and parade entries to participate in Coralville’s annual 4th of July celebration. Coralville’s 4thFest draws thousands of people during the multi-day event. This year’s lineup includes a 4th of ...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: May 3, 2018

How to Dispose of Invasive Garlic Mustard

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Looks like mustard, smells like garlic, and grows like an invader: Coralville offers drop-off site for invasive plant

The City of Coralville offers a site to safely dispose of garlic mustard, an invasive plant species that can be difficult to eradicate onc...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 25, 2018

EPA Awards Coralville Brownfields Assessment Grants

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Coralville has been awarded two brownfields assessment grants totaling $300,000 by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Grant funds will be used to conduct environmental site assessments and develop cleanup plans, develop site-specific health and sa...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 9, 2018

Rick Springfield to Headline Free 4thFest Concert

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Rick Springfield will headline Coralville’s free concert in S.T. Morrison Park on Tuesday evening, July 3, as part of the 2018 4thFest celebration.

Rick Springfield has worn many hats as an entertainer and performer over the past four decades.  As...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 9, 2018

Solarize Johnson County: Residential Solar Purchase Program Announced

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Learn More About Solar Energy

Residents in Johnson County and West Branch have an opportunity to learn more about solar energy and potentially invest in affordable solar through a new program called Solarize Johnson County. The program builds on the succes...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Prepare for Spring Weather Emergencies

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Spring brings the potential for weather conditions that can range from gentle rains to straight-line winds and tornadoes. Now is the time to plan and prepare for possible weather emergencies, review your notification methods and disaster response plans, a...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: March 20, 2018

Coralville Yard Waste Collection Information

2018 Yard waste

Yard Waste Collection Dates

Yard waste collection resumed in Coralville the week of March 26, 2018, with curbside yard waste pickup on your regular trash and recycling collection day. The yard waste collection season lasts until late November, weather perm...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Two Major Road Reconstruction Projects Begin This Spring

Construction News Coralville

Drivers should prepare for road construction beginning in March and lasting most of 2018, weather permitting, along 1st Avenue (from 6th Street to 9th Street) and Coral Ridge Avenue (from Oakdale Boulevard to Forevergreen Road). While total reconstruction...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Sign Up for Johnson County Emergency Notification System

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About the Johnson County Emergency Notification System

The Johnson County Emergency Notification System (JCENS) is a high-speed telephone emergency notification service. This notification system for mass public safety alerts is a free opt-in service for Jo...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: December 7, 2017

Iowa City Landfill Requires Recycling of Corrugated Cardboard

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Corrugated cardboard is recyclable and will not be allowed in your trash beginning January 2, 2018. The Iowa City Landfill is instituting a corrugated cardboard ban for the entire landfill service area, which includes Coralville. Corrugated cardboard, com...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Coralville Fire Department Maintains High Rating

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Classification of 2 on a 10 point scale is in the top 3% nationally

The Insurance Services Office (ISO) has completed its analysis of the City of Coralville’s firefighting capabilities, which are provided by the Coralville Fire Department. Based ...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: November 17, 2017

New Coralville Drop-Off Recycling Center Now Open

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***Updated December 4, 2017: the Drop-Off Recycling Center is now open***

The Coralville Drop-Off Recycling Center is now open at 950 Hughes Street and offers convenient, expanded hours. Coralville residents can drop off recyclable items 24 hours a day, 7 ...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Coralville Responds to Emerald Ash Borer

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Proactive strategy aims to lessen environmental impact; property owners encouraged to make plans for their ash trees

Emerald ash borer (EAB), a tree-killing pest of ash trees, was confirmed in Coralville in early 2017.  The small metallic green be...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: October 9, 2017

Council Member Goodrich Becomes Certified Elected Municipal Official

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Laurie Goodrich, Council Member for the City of Coralville, is among four elected city officials in Iowa to be awarded the Certified Elected Municipal Official (CEMO) designation in 2017.  The designation was created by the Iowa League of Cities ...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: October 6, 2017

Mayor Lundell Named President of Iowa League of Cities Executive Board

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John Lundell, Mayor of Coralville, was elected president of the Iowa League of Cities Executive Board on September 29, 2017, during the League’s annual conference and exhibit.

Lundell has served 14 years in city government, as both a mayor and council memb...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Human Resource/Risk Manager Receives Award of Excellence

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City of Coralville Human Resource/Risk Manager Mike Funke has received the 2017 Award of Excellence from the Iowa Public Employer Labor Relations Association (IaPELRA).  

This award honors an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to ...

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City of Coralville News
Posted on: April 19, 2016

City of Coralville Launches Mobile App

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Free app makes connecting with the City easier than ever with on-the-go access and GPS integration

We Have an App for ThatThe City of Coralville’s free mobile app for Android and Apple devices is the newest way that residents, businesses, and visitors ca...Read on...

City of Coralville News
Posted on: June 17, 2016

State Approves Funding for Iowa Arena Project in Iowa River Landing

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The City of Coralville received approval for $12 million in funding from the Iowa Economic Development Authority’s Reinvestment District program. The requested funds will support construction of a new 6,216 seat multi-use arena, fitness/sports performance...Read on...

City of Coralville News
Posted on: July 17, 2015

Community ID Cards Available to Coralville Residents

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About the Community ID ProgramThe Johnson County Community ID is a local-government issued photo identification available to residents of Johnson County, which includes the city of Coralville. The ID was established to ensure that all members of our div...Read on...

City of Coralville News
Posted on: September 29, 2014

Coralville Flood Protection Recognized for Innovation & Resourcefulness

The City of Coralville’s flood protection system received the 2014 Outstanding Civil Engineering Project Achievement Award by the Iowa Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers.

This award recognizes a civil engineering project that contribute...Read on...

City of Coralville News

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 21, 2018

UPDATE: Deer Creek Road Reopens to Traffic

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UPDATE (May 24, 2018, 4:00 pm): The repair to the Deer Creek Road railroad crossing south of Highway 6 (2nd Street) was completed ahead of schedule. Deer Creek Road is now open to traffic.

ORIGINAL RELEASE:

Beginning at 8:00 am on Thursday, May 24, Deer Cre...

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Construction and Traffic Updates
Posted on: May 11, 2018

Coral Ridge Avenue Detour Begins

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Starting between 9:00 pm and midnight on Sunday, May 13, Coral Ridge Avenue will be closed to traffic from the north half of the Oakdale Boulevard intersection to just south of the Wheaton Road intersection, so total reconstruction of this segment of Cora...

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Construction and Traffic Updates
Posted on: April 20, 2018

Traffic Control Modification at Oakdale Boulevard & Crosspark Road Intersection

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Starting at 9:00 am on Monday, April 23, traffic control will be modified at the Oakdale Boulevard and Crosspark Road intersection. The modification will keep eastbound Oakdale Boulevard traffic on the north side of the center median, running head-to-head...

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Construction and Traffic Updates
Posted on: April 19, 2018

1st Avenue Construction Begins Next Phase on April 24

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Starting at 9:00 on Tuesday, April 24, the 1st Avenue Improvements from 6th Street to 9th Street will transition into Phase 2 – Stage 1. During this stage, 6th Street will close to traffic between 1st Avenue and the driveway to the Baymont Inn & Suite...

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Construction and Traffic Updates
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Construction to Begin on 1st Avenue from 6th Street to 9th Street

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On Monday morning, March 19, construction will get underway on 1st Avenue from 6th Street to 9th Street.  The initial phase of construction, Phase 1, will install temporary pavement along the east side of 1st Avenue and this will require northbou...

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Construction and Traffic Updates
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Two Major Road Reconstruction Projects Begin This Spring

Construction News Coralville

Drivers should prepare for road construction beginning in March and lasting most of 2018, weather permitting, along 1st Avenue (from 6th Street to 9th Street) and Coral Ridge Avenue (from Oakdale Boulevard to Forevergreen Road). While total reconstruction...

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Construction and Traffic Updates
Posted on: March 8, 2018

New Traffic Signals at Highway 6 & Jones Boulevard

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The new traffic signals at the intersection of Highway 6 (2nd Street) & Jones Boulevard (Westcor Drive) are now in operation. Please direct questions to Assistant City Engineer Scott Larson at 319.248.1720 or slarson@coralville.org.

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Iowa River Trail Closure

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Beginning Tuesday morning, October 17, 2017, the Iowa River Trail between the Iowa River Power Restaurant parking lot and the E. 7th Street and Quarry Road intersection will be closed until further notice.  The closure is required due to ongoing ...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 11, 2018

Coralville Receives 26th Tree City USA Designation

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At the Annual Urban Forestry Awards on April 4, Coralville received its 26th year designation as a Tree City USA from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.  Coralville was also awarded a Tree City USA Growth Award for outstanding work in plan...

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Coralville Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: April 2, 2018

Summer Coralville Parks & Recreation Activity Guide Is Available

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The summer 2018 Coralville Parks and Recreation activity guide, Leisure Line, is now available.  Leisure Line provides a listing of upcoming Coralville Parks and Recreation programs, classes, and special events, and is published three ti...

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Coralville Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Coralville Responds to Emerald Ash Borer

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Proactive strategy aims to lesson environmental impact; property owners encouraged to make plans for their ash trees

Emerald ash borer (EAB), a tree-killing pest of ash trees, was confirmed in Coralville in early 2017.  The small metallic green be...

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Coralville Parks and Recreation News

News Flash

Posted on: April 19, 2018

Bus Stops Impacted by 1st Avenue / 6th Street Construction

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Road reconstruction on 1st Avenue, and the closure of 6th Street just west of 1st Avenue, will impact five Coralville Transit stops on four bus routes. The following rerouting is expected to be in effect starting Tuesday, April 24, until further notice:

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Coralville Transit News
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Transit Delays Expected Due to 1st Avenue Construction

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Transit Delays Due to Construction

Due to road reconstruction on 1st Avenue from 6th Street to 9th Street, Coralville Transit riders may experience delays on all routes beginning in mid-March through late 2018. Service delays during peak traffic times are ...

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Coralville Transit News