Posted on: May 25, 2017

Former Coralville Mayor Jim Fausett Passes Away

Mayor Jim Fausett

The City of Coralville is saddened by the passing of Mayor Jim Fausett on Wednesday, May 24. 

Fausett leaves a legacy as Mayor of Coralville from 1996 through 2013 and an estimated 50 years of involvement in Coralville government, with nearly 40 of th...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

FRYfest 2017 Celebrates a Hawkeye Hoop Salute

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The Iowa City/Coralville Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, City of Coralville, and UI Athletics are pleased to announce plans for the 2017 FRYfest presented by MidWestOne Bank. As a “Celebration of all that is Hawkeye,” FRYfest is c...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Economic Development Board Approves Awards to Support Coralville Start-Up Companies

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The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board awarded innovation funding for three Coralville start-up companies on Friday, May 19.  Innovas Technologies, ProCircular, and Voxello will receive loans through IEDA’s Demonstration Fund and Io...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

1st Avenue Duct Bank Project – 6th Street to 9th Street

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UPDATE 05/25/2017:

1st Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction just north of the CRANDIC Railroad Crossing from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm on Thursday, May 25, to allow the City’s contractor to confirm the location of existing underground...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Build a Better World at the Coralville Library Summer Reading Program

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Families can experience plenty of reading enjoyment this summer by taking part in Coralville Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, Build a Better World. Program registration begins in person at the Library on Wednesday, May 31, from 5:00 until 6:30 pm ...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2017

Memorial Day Holiday Schedule of City Services

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In observance of Memorial Day, the City of Coralville will observe the following holiday schedule on Monday, May 29, 2017:

City Offices

City Hall and Police administration offices, along with the Parks, Water, Wastewater, Streets, and Sanitation Departments...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Coralville Accepting Applications for Planning & Zoning Commission

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Opening on Planning & Zoning Commission

The City of Coralville is accepting applications for appointments for one opening on the Planning and Zoning Commission due to a resignation.

This commission reviews and comments on Street, Park, or Public Improvement...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Coralville Accepting Applications for Volunteer Firefighters

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The City of Coralville is accepting applications for volunteer firefighters. All training is provided and a new Fire Academy class begins June 18. Applications are available at www.coralville.org/firefighter

The Coralville Fire Department provides t...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Coralville Farmers' Market Is in Bloom

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The 2017 season of the Coralville Farmers’ Market began on Monday, May 8. The Market starts with the ringing of the opening bell at 5:00 pm, and ends at 7:00 pm.

The Coralville Farmers’ Market is located at 1513 7th Street in Coralville, in...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

4thFest Accepting Parade Entries & Vendor Applications

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Coralville 4thFest is now accepting applications for vendor opportunities and parade entries to participate in Coralville’s annual 4th of July celebration. Coralville’s 4thFest draws thousands of people during the multi-day event. This year’s lineup inclu...

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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

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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 Tommy James began when his song “Hanky Panky” ...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Coralville Honored at Tree City USA Awards

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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: 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 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: 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: 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

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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: June 17, 2016

State Approves Funding for Iowa Arena Project in Iowa River Landing

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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: April 19, 2016

City of Coralville Launches Mobile App

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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: 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

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***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...


Posted on: August 15, 2016

Brown Deer’s Sean McCarty Wins Herman Sani Tournament

Brown Deer’s Sean McCarty won the 67th Herman Sani Tournament in Des Moines on August 14, 2016. The tournament is one of the top Pro-Am events in the state. McCarty has won the event a record five times.View story from the Iowa Golf Association.

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

1st Avenue Duct Bank Project – 6th Street to 9th Street

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UPDATE 05/25/2017:

1st Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction just north of the CRANDIC Railroad Crossing from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm on Thursday, May 25, to allow the City’s contractor to confirm the location of existing underground...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Coralville Farmers' Market Is in Bloom

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The 2017 season of the Coralville Farmers’ Market began on Monday, May 8. The Market starts with the ringing of the opening bell at 5:00 pm, and ends at 7:00 pm.

The Coralville Farmers’ Market is located at 1513 7th Street in Coralville, in...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Coralville Responds to Emerald Ash Borer

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Proactive strategy aims to lesson 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 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: April 3, 2017

Summer Coralville Parks & Recreation Catalog

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The summer 2017 Coralville Parks and Recreation catalog, Leisure Line, is now available. View the Parks and Recreation catalog.  Registration for many Coralville Parks and Recreation programs begins Saturday, April 8.

Coralville offers additional conv...

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