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We are currently adding to and making some changes to the City Website. Some functions will be on the site as we work incorporating and streamlining the site. We thank you for your patience.
ATTENTION- FIRST STREET NE STREET CLOSURE
FIRST STREET EAST FROM A AVENUE TO CRESTVIEW DRIVE WILL BE CLOSED TO TRAFFIC BEGINNING THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2014 AND ANTICIPATED THROUGH OCTOBER 31ST, 2014, WEATHER PERMITTING. DESPITE A AVENUE DETOUR SIGN, FIRST STREET PARKING LOT WILL HAVE ACCESS FOR PARKING. ALL BUSINESSES ARE OPEN AS USUAL. SHOP LOCAL!
OCTOBER 30TH THE WEST SIDE OF 5TH AVENUE NW WILL BE CLOSED DUE TO ASPHALT APPLICATION AND SEALER. THIS WORK IS ESTIMATED TO LAST TWO DAYS.
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Halloween will be on October 31st, 2014 from 5 to 8 pm. Be safe! Happy Halloween!
BE PATIENT WITH THE LEAF PICK UP THE LEAF FALL IS HEAVY THIS WEEK. YOU WILL BE PICKED UP.THE SEVEN WEEK CYCLE OF LEAF PICK UP BEGAN 10-06-2014. THE VACUUM TRUCK IS GOING THROUGH TOWN. LEAVES NEED TO BE FREE OF DEBRIS AND YARD WASTE. LEAVES MUST BE BY THE CURB BEFORE MONDAY MORNINGS AND THE LEAF TRUCK HAS SEVEN DAYS TO COMPLETE THE TOWN. LEAF FALL IS UNPREDICTABLE AND TO PREDICT WHAT DAY THE LEAF TRUCK WILL BE AT YOUR RESIDENCE IS NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE. PLEASE BE PATIENT WHEN LEAF FALL IS HEAVY, EVERY EFFORT IS MADE TO PICK UP EVERYONE IN A TIMELY MANNER. DO NOT PARK IN FRONT OF LEAF PILES, DO NOT PLACE YOUR LEAVES IN BAGS, DO NOT PLACE PILES AROUND SIGNS OR UNDER TREES OR THE LEAF TRUCK MAY NOT PICK YOUR LEAVES UP AND WILL NOT COME BACK UNTIL THE NEXT WEEK FOR PICK UP.
Starting in November the IDOT will be doing some work on US Highway 30. Please be prepared to have to stop or possibly be detoured. Please click the link below for more details on the project.
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7th Street Reconstruction Project 8th Avenue to Fifth Avenue
Emerald Ash Borer- for more information go to the Public Notice Tab
Want to know about street projects scheduled for 2014? Click on the link below to view the City Engineer Report, and be in the know!
The residents of Mt Vernon were sent a survey asking what they would like to see in a proposed Community Wellness Center- here are the results of the surveys that were turned back in. Here are also the comments that were compiled from residents on the surveys.
The City of Mount Vernon does not endorse any individual business or event. If you would like more information about businesses and events in the City of Mount Vernon, please contact the Visitor's Center at (319) 895-8214, or visit the web page of the Community Development Group at www.visitmvl.com.
If you find there is information missing from our site or if certain information is difficult to find, please contact the Site Administrator at email@example.com Your comments are important to the continued development of the City Web site.
Last updated 10/30/2014 3:54:25 PM