Johnson County Area

Iowa City poised to welcome rooftop patios

IOWA CITY - The Iowa City Council will soon consider a third and final reading of an ordinance that will allow some businesses to grow vertically - th ...

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Longtime Iowa City resident running for council seat

IOWA CITY - Longtime Iowa City resident Pauline Taylor will be adding competition to the Iowa City Council's District A race.Taylor, who moved from De ...

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After seeing draft, Johnson County supervisors press ahead on wages

IOWA CITY - A proposal to raise the minimum wage in Johnson County seeks to weed out covering short-term jobs, but include occasional work for employe ...

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Iowa City officials respond to video clip depicting Rec Center arrest

IOWA CITY - A video clip depicting the arrest of a black teen at the Iowa City Recreation Center last month has caught the attention of city officials ...

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Johnson County forges ahead quickly on initiative to raise minimum wage

IOWA CITY - Entering Iowa's uncharted political and legal territory, the Johnson County Board of Supervisors outlined an aggressive timeline Wednesday ...

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Johnson County supervisors take on minimum wage

IOWA CITY - The Johnson County Board of Supervisors is exploring the possibility of bypassing state and federal rates to create a countywide ordinance ...

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Iowa City looking at new east side sports complex partially due to City Park flooding

IOWA CITY - A pair of projects being explored could bring a new sports complex to the east side of Iowa City while possibly relocating some of the ame ...

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Atmosphere improving at Iowa City Ped Mall

IOWA CITY - Things are looking up at the Ped Mall, one of Iowa City's premier gathering places.#x201c;It's a much friendlier feeling in the downtown r ...

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With growth, new study looks at passenger rail

IOWA CITY - Creating passenger rail from Iowa City to Cedar Rapids will get another look.The Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Railway, or CRANDIC, with fina ...

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North Liberty is looking for a few good census takers

North Liberty's special census will officially begin August 1 and area residents are being sought to help carry out the citywide population count.Nort ...

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Iowa City building recognized for historic preservation

IOWA CITY - Efforts to rehabilitate a more than 100-year-old former grocery store on Bowery Street has garnered recognition from a state historic pres ...

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