Posted on: April 17, 2017

Coralville Hosts Recycle Swap Day, Shred Event & City Wide Garage Sale

Shred and Recycle Swap days

The City of Coralville is hosting a trio of earth-friendly events where residents can shop, swap, and shred on Saturday, May 6. Take advantage of these opportunities to reduce, reuse, and recycle.

City-Wide Garage Sale: Saturday, May 6, 8:00 am to noonList...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Mayor’s Clean Up Week Is May 8-12

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Mayor’s Clean Up Week

Coralville is hosting Mayor's Clean Up Week from May 8 through May 12 for free garbage pickup of unusable bulky items (such as broken furniture or bathroom fixtures). 

Place items curbside up to 24 hours before, or by 7...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Coralville Accepting Applications for Police Officers

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The City of Coralville is accepting applications for police officers through 5:00 pm on Wednesday, May 3, 2017.

Applicants will complete written and physical tests on May 20, 2017, as well as oral interviews in the days following. Starting pay for Coralvil...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

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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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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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Tommy James & the Shondells to Headline Free 4thFest Concert

Tommy James

Tommy James and the Shondells will headline Coralville’s free concert in S.T. Morrison Park on Monday evening, July 3, as part of the 2017 4thFest celebration.

The road to stardom for began Tommy James when his song “Hanky Panky” became the summer smash su...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Coralville Honored at Tree City USA Awards

Tree City USA award

The City of Coralville was honored on April 6, 2017 with a 2016 Tree City USA Award and a Tree City USA Growth Award at the 27th Annual Community Forestry Awards Luncheon in Des Moines. This was Coralville’s 25th consecutive Tree City USA award presented ...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Tree Clearing in Coralville to Prepare for Upcoming Projects

Crews are working on clearing trees in late March in preparation for two upcoming projects:

South of Oakdale Boulevard

On the south side of Oakdale Blvd, just east of the bridge over Muddy Creek (east of Wickham),  tree clearing is in preparation f...

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Posted on: April 1, 2017

Sign Up for Johnson County Emergency Notification System

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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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Coralville Police Department Announces Promotions

Coralville Police Chief Shane Kron has announced the following promotions effective April 3, 2017:

Promoted to Lieutenant: William Clarahan

Bill joined the Coralville Police Department in January of 1995. During his 22 year career, Bill has held assignments...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Yard Waste Collection Information

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***Updated March 9 with official start date for yard waste pickup***

Yard Waste Collection Dates

Beginning the week of March 20, yard waste collection resumes in Coralville with curbside yard waste pickup on regular garbage collection days. The yard waste c...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Fire Hydrant Flushing in Coralville

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The City of Coralville Water Department will begin to flush fire hydrants in Coralville starting in mid-March, weather permitting, through late April.  The Water Department will flush fire hydrants north of Interstate 80 in the spring of 2017. Hy...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Shane Kron Sworn in as Chief of Police

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Updated February 15, 2017:

Following City Council approval, Shane Kron was sworn in as Chief of Police at the City Council meeting on February 14, 2017.

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Original Release February 10, 2017:

Coralville Interim Pol...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

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

Mayor Lundell

John Lundell, Mayor of Coralville, has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2017 Energy, Environment and Natural Resources (EENR) federal advocacy committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC’s federal policy p...

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

City of Coralville Audit Report Is Available

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Hogan - Hansen, A Professional Corporation, released an audit report on the City of Coralville, Iowa.

The City’s governmental fund revenue totaled $52.0 million for the year ended June 30, 2016, a 13.3% decrease from the prior year due primarily ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2016

City of Coralville Launches Mobile App

Coralville Mobile App

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...

Posted on: June 17, 2016

State Approves Funding for Iowa Arena Project in Iowa River Landing

Iowa Arena Project

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...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

Flood Mitigation Efforts Earn Property Owners Discounted Flood Insurance Premiums

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The City of Coralville has achieved Class 7 status in the National Flood Insurance Program’s (NFIP) Community Rating System. Through this program, policyholders can receive discounted flood insurance premium rates to reward community efforts such as local...Read on...

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...

Posted on: June 2, 2015

Arena Project in Iowa River Landing Receives Preliminary Funding Approval

Iowa Arena

***Updated June 19, 2015***The City of Coralville received preliminary approval for $9,532,000 in funding from the Iowa Economic Development Authority’s Reinvestment District program. The requested funds would support construction of a new 7,000 seat mul...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2015

Coralville Flood Protection Receives Engineering Excellence Award

City Engineer Dan Holderness with 2015 ACEC Iowa Award

The City of Coralville’s flood protection system has received the Grand Place Award for engineering excellence in the special projects category of the 2015 American Council of Engineering Companies of Iowa (ACEC/Iowa) Engineering Excellence Awards Competi...Read on...

Posted on: January 30, 2015

Coralville Recognized for Preservation of Old Town Hall

Coralville Recognized for Preservation of Old Town Hall

At a ceremony at the Iowa City Public Library on Thursday, January 29, 2015, Coralville Mayor John A. Lundell accepted an award for historic preservation from the Johnson County Historic Preservation Commission. The award, presented by Commission Chair Je...Read on...

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...