- The Independence Public Library will honor Northeast Iowa Reading Council Creative Writing and Poetry Contest Winners with a Writer’s Showcase beginning at 6:30 pm on Thursday, May 14. Local K-12 winners of the writing contest will read their creative writing and/or display them in the library. The writing display will be open through the end of May.
- The Independence Public Library has provided a sneak preview for the summer. Check out what will be happening for the summer reading program for babies, children, teens, and adults. Many events, opportunities, and prizes are available!
- Also on May 9, author Jeanne Guerra will have a book signing at the library for her children’s book which is based on the Wapsipinicon Mill. Her book is called Overalls, Oatmeal and Dreams.
- Wed, May 13, the library will close at 5:00 pm for staff development.
BUILDING NUMBERING CHAPTER 150 The owner shall place or cause to be installed and maintained on the principal building the assigned number in a conspicuous place to the street in figures not less than four (4) inches in height and/or a contrasting color with the background.
Police Department has been receiving multiple reports of scams. Beware of individuals calling and advising that a close relative is in jail and you need to send money immediately. Call the Police Dept. to confirm any such report. Also, ask the caller to call the Police Dept. to confirm their information. Any Law Enforcement agency will readily agree to contact the local Law Enforcement authority.
Comprehensive Plan Update, 02-13-2015
Request for Proposals: City Website