Masks Are Optional Inside City FacilitiesAs of February 28, 2022, masks are not required to be worn inside City indoor facilities. This is following CDC guidance on face covering requirements in indoor spaces based on area transmission rates.
Mask requirements were in effect August 11, 2021 through February 27, 2022, in City of Coralville public, indoor facilities, regardless of vaccination status, in accordance with the guidance of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Johnson County Public Health (JCPH).
If experiencing symptoms, residents should stay home and contact a health provider regarding testing.
Past Coralville Proclamations
- Face Covering Proclamation Rescinded on May 18, 2021
- Face Covering Proclamation Extended to May 31, 2021
- Face Covering Proclamation Extended to April 15, 2021
- Face Covering Proclamation Issued November 13, 2020
- COVID-19 Prevention Initiative Proclamation issued July 14, 2020
Free vaccines in Johnson CountyPeople age 6 months and older are eligible for a free COVID-19 vaccine. COVID-19 vaccine information for Johnson County.
Homebound individualsThere may be an opportunity for homebound individuals to receive an in-home vaccination. Call 319.688.5898 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
TransportationIf transportation is a barrier preventing you from getting to and from a vaccination appointment, please contact Kelly Schneider, Johnson County Social Services Mobility Coordinator, at 319.688.5841 for assistance.
Appointment help with 2-1-1United Way's 211 Call Center can help Iowans who do not have online access or skills to get help scheduling vaccination appointment. Translation services are available. United Way 2-1-1
Economic Impact: Get Help
Help for RestaurantsOwners of restaurants, food trucks, catering services, bakeries, bars, and related businesses hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic can register for the U.S. Small Business Administration's Restaurant Revitalization Fund starting April 30, 2021, and begin applying on May 3, 2021.
SBA Restaurant Revitalization Fund program
Paying Rent or Utility Bills
Rental households in Coralville that have been impacted by COVID-19 may be eligible for assistance paying utility bills or rent through the Iowa Rent and Utility Assistance Program. This state program opened March 29, 2021. The Iowa Rent and Utility Assistance Program will stop accepting applications on August 30, 2022. After that time, no new or renewal applications will be accepted. Iowa Rent and Utility Assistance Program
Paying Your City Utility BillRequest more time to pay your City utility bill, or fill out a form to request your City utility bill late fees to be suspended and avoid your water being shut off: Get City utility bill help
Broadband Service BillsThe Emergency Broadband Benefit provides a temporary discount on monthly internet service for qualifying low-income households. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price. Emergency Broadband Benefit
Mortgage Help for HomeownersThe COVID-19 Iowa Homeowner Foreclosure Prevention Program provides mortgage payment assistance for income-eligible homeowners impacted by COVID-19 who are at risk of foreclosure. The application period opened March 29, 2021. Get mortgage help
Every Iowan is eligible for free, confidential counseling, group activities, support groups, and resources.
COVID Recovery Iowa
- Visit www.COVIDrecoveryiowa.org and complete a form and a counselor will get back to you.
- Follow COVID Recovery Iowa on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
- Call the Iowa Warm Line at 844.775.9276 to connect with a peer counselor or to request a COVID Recovery Iowa counselor.
Project Better Together
An online resource for area businesses, employees, and the community through the COVID-19 pandemic. Project Better Together website
Coralville Community Food PantryThe Coralville Community Food Pantry offers walk-up or delivery options for Coralville and Tiffin residents in need of food. A limited number of visitors may be allowed in the Food Pantry building at one time. Coralville Community Food Pantry website
Unemployment Insurance Claims
On March 16, 2020, Iowa Workforce Development announced assistance for employees and employers affected by COVID-19 related layoffs. Guidance on unemployment insurance claims
Iowa Business Recovery AssistanceResources and information gathered by the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) that may be useful to partners across Iowa.
Iowa Business Recovery Assistance
Small Business & Non-Profit Organizations: Economic Injury Disaster LoansIowa small businesses and private, non-profit organizations impacted by COVID-19 can apply for Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) through the Small Business Association (SBA). Loans offer up to $2 million in assistance to help small businesses overcome temporary revenue loss. Apply at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/. For questions, contact the SBA disaster assistance customer service center at 1-800-659-2955 (TTY: 1-800-877-8339) or email email@example.com.
Resources for Businesses
COVID-19 Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources
Childcare ResourcesIowa DHS Childcare Resources in Response to COVID-19
Utility Payment AssistanceApplications are closed
The Iowa Residential Utility Disruption Prevention Program provides eligible households with up to $2,000 towards electric, natural gas, and water bills if they are at risk of disconnection due to an inability to pay due to a COVID-19 related loss of income. Payments through the program will be made directly to utility providers and applied to the applicant’s account.
Iowa Residential Utility Disruption Program
Rental & Mortgage AssistanceApplications are closed
Governor Reynolds allocated federal CARES Act funds to assist Iowans who have been economically impacted by COVID-19 and face housing hardships.
- Provides short-term relief to income-eligible renters and homeowners who are at risk of eviction or foreclosure.
- Rental and mortgage assistance are available for up to four months, with a $3,200 maximum for rental assistance and $3,000 maximum for mortgage assistance.
- Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. Assistance is provided to eligible applicants on a first-come, first ready to proceed basis. Assistance for Iowa renters and homeowners
Paycheck Protection Program
Until May 31, 2021
This SBA loan helps businesses keep their workforce employed during the COVID-19 crisis. Paycheck Protection Program
Economic Impact: Give Help
Utility Bill Assistance DonationsThe City of Coralville has a utility assistance fund, Neighbors Helping Neighbors. Make a donation to help other Coralville residents with utility bill payments. The City will match each $1 donation with $0.25. All donations will assist Coralville residents; funds are distributed as they are available through United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties. Donate to the utility assistance fund
The Community Foundation of Johnson County activated its emergency response fund with a commitment of $25,000 for the community’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. The fund will provide flexible resources to nonprofit organizations in Johnson County working with communities who are disproportionately impacted by coronavirus and the economic consequences.
Community Foundation of Johnson County Emergency Response Fund
- Donate online to the Community Foundation Emergency Response Fund
- Call at 319.337.0483
Community Disaster Relief FundThis fund allows United Way to rapidly deploy resources to provide emergency relief to families and individuals in need. Hosted by United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties in partnership with corporate, nonprofit and foundation entities, and individual donors. Contributions are accepted. About the Community Disaster Relief Fund
VolunteerUnited Way of Johnson & Washington Counties is designated in the Johnson County Disaster Plan as the coordinator for disaster-related volunteer opportunities. Learn more at www.covid19volunteers.org.
The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure; this does not include all possible symptoms.*
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
- Develop symptoms, and have been in close contact with a person known to have COVID-19
- Or, have recently traveled from an area with widespread or ongoing community spread of COVID-19.
*Information from the Centers for Disease Control
Where to Get Information
Public health experts are the best resource of information about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
- Iowa Department of Public Health: Get updates, facts, and prevention tips from the Iowa Department of Public Health. See the Iowa Department of Public Health website
- The Centers for Disease Control: The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has information about the COVID-19 symptoms, prevention and treatment, and frequently asked questions. See the CDC Coronavirus Disease website
- Follow the CDC on social media at:
- The State of Iowa 211 hotline is a central resource to ask questions and get answers.
- Search the 211 hotline
- Call 2-1-1 or 1-800-244-7431 (the line is available 24/7)
PreventionFollow these guidelines to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. These actions don't just protect you; they protect others, too:
Vaccines & Boosters
Per the CDC, COVID-19 vaccines and boosters are safe and effective. Everyone age 6 months and older is eligible to get a free COVID-19 vaccine.
COVID-19 vaccination information from the CDC
See the CDC guidance for face masks
- Stay at least six feet away from others.
- Wash your hands often using soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
- Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol if soap and water are not available.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
Coralville City HallPhone:
|Coralville City Hall: 319.248.1700
City Clerk’s Office: 319.248.1700
Utility Billing: 319.248.1715
|Community Development Department: 319.248.1720
Engineering Department: 319.248.1720
Rental Housing: 319.248.1720
City Hall is open to the public. Hand sanitizing stations, masks, and safety guidelines are available at the main entrance.
You can conduct city business online, by phone, or mail:
- Many payments and other services can be completed via www.coralville.org.
- Utility bills:
- Pay online (www.coralville.org and click "Pay & View Utility Bill")
- Use the drop box in the City Hall parking lot, available 24 hours a day
- Get yard waste stickers by mail: Send a check for $25.50 to Coralville City Hall (1512 7th St., Coralville, IA 52241) and include name and address for returning the sticker.
- Parking citations: pay by mail.
- Apply for a job: Submit job applications online at www.coralville.org/jobs.
- For help with any of these services, please call 319.248.1700.
Coralville Police Department
Phone (non-emergency): 319.248.1800
Coralville Recreation Center
Coralville PlaygroundsPublic playgrounds are open. Equipment is not sanitized; use at your discretion. Follow public health guidelines, including washing/sanitizing hands before and after touching common surfaces.
Coralville TransitPhone: 319.248.1790
Masks are available on Coralville Transit to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
Information updated July 6, 2022