Posted on: November 20, 2017

Yard Waste Season Ends December 1st

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Although the season is winding down, there is one additional opportunity for yard waste to get collected after the regular season. Winter Collection runs January 2, 2018 thru January 12, 2018 and offers collection of Christmas Trees, along with other yard...

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Posted on: November 10, 2017

Employees Recognized with Service Awards

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Service awards are a meaningful way the City of Urbandale shows how important employees are to our organization. The service award program recognizes the integrity, reliability, and loyalty of employees and their service to the residents of Urbandale.

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Urbandale's Snow and Ice Control Policy

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The City Council has approved the City's snow and ice control policy for 2017-2018. The Policy was amended to reflect changes in operational procedures, personnel and equipment assignments as well as assigning priorities to streets constructed in 2017.

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

No Parking 2 Feet within a Driveway

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Currently, parking is prohibited in front of a public or private driveway.   The proposed ordinance revision would prohibit parking in front of and within two feet of a public or private driveway.  

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

Paragon Office Building Approved

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This site plan proposes the phased construction of two, two-story office buildings on Lot 2 of the Crossroads Business Park Plat 5.  The property has a total area of 6.12 acres, and about 459 feet of frontage on Meredith Drive and 475 feet of fro...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Ramsey Auto Parking Lot Addition Approved

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The City Council has approved the site plan for the Ramsey Auto parking lot addition (9615 Hickman Road). This site plan proposes the addition of 53 parking spaces.

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Demolition of 15808 Meredith Drive Approved

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This project would include the demolition and removal of all the structures on the property.  This project will allow for the future reconstruction of Meredith Drive from 156th Street to 170th Street. The demolition would be completed by December...

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Urbandale News
Posted on: November 12, 2017

Urban Town Center Parking Lot Addition

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This site plan proposes the construction of 17 additional parking spaces at the southern portion of the Urban Town Center development.  No new building construction is proposed.  Construction of the parking will include a one way interna...

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Posted on: November 11, 2017

Deer Creek Park Final Plat Approved

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The plat proposes 4 single-family residential lots that range in size from 1.19 acres to 1.85 acres. Three lots will be accessed from a new street on the west side of 128th Street.  The fourth lot, consisting of the existing home and accessory bu...

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Urbandale News
Posted on: November 10, 2017

Final Assessment for 100th Street & 54th Avenue Intersection

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Based on the final quantities, the construction cost for the 100th Street & 54th Avenue Intersection Improvements was $4,879,637.58.  This cost represented an increase of $131,247.73 (2.76%) from the contract amount of $4,748,389.85 including...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Section of Urbandale Avenue Transferred

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At its meeting of January 27, 1998, the City Council approved a Right-of-Way Transfer Agreement for the relocation of 124th Street with the property owners: Clark A. Colby, Thomas E. Colby and Clark A. Colby, Jr. On April 11, 2013, a part of the property ...

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Urbandale News
Posted on: November 14, 2017

Economic Development Director Brown will present at the free Urbandale Citizen University

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The Economic Development session will be held on Monday, November 27th, at the Urbandale High School.  The session will be led by Curtis Brown, Director of Economic Development for the City of Urbandale and Katie Geizler, Urbandale's Economic Dev...

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