Staff reportGRAND JUNCTION — The Iowa Grocery Industry Association chose Earth Day on Wednesday to announce that the city of Grand Junction will receive benches and a new trash receptacle made from recycled plastic bags.
By REBECCA MCKINSEYr.firstname.lastname@example.org
Following a lengthy discussion at a recent meeting, the Jefferson city council elected Tuesday evening to delay its decision to place no-parking zones on several streets near Hy-Vee.
Staff reportThe earliest school start date for the 2015-16 school year will be Aug. 23 under a bill signed Friday by Gov. Terry Branstad.
The previous law required school districts to start school no earlier than the week of Sept. 1, but allowed school districts to apply for waivers to start earlier.