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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Memorial Day Trash Pick-Up

In observance of the May 30th Memorial Day holiday, no trash will be picked up. Trash normally picked up on Mondays, will be picked up on Tuesday, May 31st.

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Water Main Replacement Project

Approximately 5,700 feet of water main will be replaced throughout the city of Grinnell in various areas. It is an upmost priority to limit the amount of service interruptions and impact on traffic to the absolute minimum. The contractor conducting this w...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Grass Should Not Be Blown in the Street

As we are in the lawn care season the Public Service Department reminds Grinnell residents it is unlawful to place any grass clippings, leaves, vines, brush, or other vegetation in the gutter or street. Depositing of these items in the gutter or on the st...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Mowing Season is Upon Us

City officials remind property owners that yards need to be maintained. City code, chapter 52, requires lawns be kept at a maximum height of eight inches. Property owners with over-grown vegetation including but not limited to grasses, weeds, vines, and b...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Farmers Markets May 12th - Oct. 22nd

Farmers Markets will be held on Thursdays from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The market is located near Central Park along Broad Street and 4th Avenue.  The first market is scheduled for May 12th with the last one schedul...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Outside Watering Meters Available May 2nd

Outside watering meters are available via online form submission for the 2022 season. Once the online submission is received, water department staff will deliver a meter to the address on the request. This year meters are available for use between May 2nd...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Weather Monitoring Equipment Installed

The National Weather Service has installed new weather monitoring equipment at the Grinnell Water Reclamation Facility. The original equipment had to be removed during construction activities while the new facility was built.

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Posted on: April 6, 2022

New Municipal EMS Service Moves Forward

The Grinnell City Council is committed to improving emergency medical service (EMS) for the Grinnell area. The city is currently considering various options for a municipal EMS system. EMS is currently provided via a contract with Midwest Ambulance and th...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

Brush & Compost Site to Open April 9th

The city brush and compost facility will open for the 2022 season on April 9th. The opening weekend of April 9th & 10th will be a free weekend for city of Grinnell residents. 

At its March 21st meeting the city council approved new rates for u...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

Water Softening Process Offline

CITY OF GRINNELL WATER DEPARTMENT

PUBLIC NOTICE: WATER SOFTENING PROCESS OFFLINE

The Grinnell Water Department has been forced to shut down the water softening process at the Grinnell Water Treatment Facility. Due to the age and very poor condition of the s...

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Posted on: April 6, 2022

New Municipal EMS Service Moves Forward

The Grinnell City Council is committed to improving emergency medical service (EMS) for the Grinnell area. The city is currently considering various options for a municipal EMS system. EMS is currently provided via a contract with Midwest Ambulance and th...

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Memorial Day Trash Pick-Up

In observance of the May 30th Memorial Day holiday, no trash will be picked up. Trash normally picked up on Mondays, will be picked up on Tuesday, May 31st.

Public Services
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Grass Should Not Be Blown in the Street

As we are in the lawn care season the Public Service Department reminds Grinnell residents it is unlawful to place any grass clippings, leaves, vines, brush, or other vegetation in the gutter or street. Depositing of these items in the gutter or on the st...

Read on...

Public Services
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Mowing Season is Upon Us

City officials remind property owners that yards need to be maintained. City code, chapter 52, requires lawns be kept at a maximum height of eight inches. Property owners with over-grown vegetation including but not limited to grasses, weeds, vines, and b...

Read on...

Public Services
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Brush & Compost Site to Open April 9th

The city brush and compost facility will open for the 2022 season on April 9th. The opening weekend of April 9th & 10th will be a free weekend for city of Grinnell residents. 

At its March 21st meeting the city council approved new rates for u...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Water Main Replacement Project

Approximately 5,700 feet of water main will be replaced throughout the city of Grinnell in various areas. It is an upmost priority to limit the amount of service interruptions and impact on traffic to the absolute minimum. The contractor conducting this w...

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Water & Wastewater Department
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Outside Watering Meters Available May 2nd

Outside watering meters are available via online form submission for the 2022 season. Once the online submission is received, water department staff will deliver a meter to the address on the request. This year meters are available for use between May 2nd...

Read on...

Water & Wastewater Department
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Water Softening Process Offline

CITY OF GRINNELL WATER DEPARTMENT

PUBLIC NOTICE: WATER SOFTENING PROCESS OFFLINE

The Grinnell Water Department has been forced to shut down the water softening process at the Grinnell Water Treatment Facility. Due to the age and very poor condition of the s...

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Water & Wastewater Department