The program that employs people who’ve experienced homelessness to patrol Greene Square and key downtown areas is starting again for the summer months.
Articles Tagged: Cedar Rapids Public Library
Local Government Apr. 11, 2023 6:00 am53d ago
Residents can visit the Community Room at the Ladd Library, 3750 Williams Blvd. SW, from 4 to 6 p.m. May 1 for an update on the project. There are likely to be schematic drawings available to look at from architects.
Community Feb. 8, 2023 12:03 pm114d ago
The Cedar Rapids Public Library was honored with the Jerry Kline Community Impact Prize to recognize the library’s influence on the community. The prize is awarded to one library in North America each year.
Local Government Jan. 23, 2023 5:00 am131d ago
Also, Marion and MEDCO publish a developer’s guide
Local Government Jan. 14, 2023 5:00 am140d ago
The Westdale area is growing rapidly, and residents celebrate it for its diversity and mix of amenities. But what infrastructure and services are needed to support its growth? A new plan from Cedar Rapids will guide future improvements to this part of the southwest quadrant.
Local Government Jan. 10, 2023 5:41 pm143d ago
Using previously allocated ARPA funds, Cedar Rapids awarded $900,000 toward transitional housing for people experiencing homelessness, accessibility improvements, a dog park and the westside public library park.
News Dec. 9, 2022 6:00 am176d ago
Large traveling exhibits and smaller pop-ups help take Black history, culture across Iowa and beyond
Community Nov. 1, 2022 10:39 pm213d ago
The award carries with it a $250,000 check from the Gerald M. Kline Family Foundation.
Local Government Oct. 26, 2022 5:37 pm219d ago
A $6 million ARPA contribution from the city of Cedar Rapids gets the library closer to its goal of raising $25 million to build a permanent facility off 20th Avenue and Wiley Boulevard SW.
Fires Sep. 25, 2022 6:00 am251d ago
The Cedar Rapids Downtown Library will be closed Wednesday through Friday to allow for a final cleaning after a fire at the library in July
By Jessica and Rob Cline, - The History Center
History Sep. 20, 2022 5:00 am256d ago
They stopped in neighborhoods from 1952 to 1983
Local Government Aug. 31, 2022 8:47 pm275d ago
The downtown Cedar Rapids Public Library will reopen Thursday after most cleaning has wrapped up following a fire that broke out last month.
Fires Aug. 12, 2022 2:20 pm294d ago
The Cedar Rapids Downtown Library has opened part of the lobby for returns and hold pickup after a small fire on July 27 caused the library to close.
News Aug. 3, 2022 5:46 pm303d ago
Books are being transferred to other area libraries while the Cedar Rapids Public Library undergoes repairs following a fire in July.
Fires Jul. 29, 2022 12:04 pm308d ago
The Downtown Cedar Rapids Public Library doesn’t yet have an estimate of how long it will take to reopen after a small fire closed the building on Wednesday.