City Update: We are pleased to announce that pet waste stations have been installed at the following locations; Rec Complex, Buffalo Entryway, Community Park, and Garden Square.
The Prairie City Park Board was awarded a grant from Metro Waste Authority to cover the cost of five pet waste stations ($1,411.35)! Thank you Park Board and Metro Waste Authority!
The fall drop-off date for the residential appliances and scrap metal has been set for September 19th. Click here for complete information!
Did you know Prairie City has a new Hometown Pride Committee? In partnership with Keep Iowa Beautiful, Prairie City and six other communities in Jasper County have formed local Hometown Pride Committees to work with a community coach to look at opportunities to strengthen Prairie City both culturally and economically for the future of our town. Projects are looked at that will Improve the appearance and vitality of a community. To read more about Keep Iowa Beautiful’s Hometown Pride Project click here.http://www.keepiowabeautiful.com/hometown-pride
Some current projects your Hometown Pride Committee members are exploring include:
Acquiring and designing the railway property from Monroe to Mitchellville for development as a recreational trail, planning a trailhead center in Prairie City, looking at downtown properties for possible second floor renovation to residential space, analyzing our current storm sewer system and planning community events.
You can access the agendas and minutes from our monthly meetings on the City’s website under the documents tab at: http://prairiecityiowa.us/?page_id=2498
Prairie City Hometown Pride Committee members are:
Tony Ladehoff (chairperson)
Joan Van Gorp
Council Person Lyle Burkett
Mayor Chad Alleger
City Administrator Manny Toribio
Community Coach Jeff Davidson
Please feel free to share suggestions with any committee member.
The fall City-Wide Garage Sale date is September 19th! Click here for the registration form!
A full printable version is available here.
Click the link for the full schedule of events!
Summer Reading Program flyer 2015