The new cameras will be the first city-owned cameras in the downtown Ped Mall. In the past, law enforcement investigations have relied on private video. City officials said the decision to install cameras was not prompted by any recent incidents.
Articles Tagged: Iowa City Pedestrian Mall
Crime and Courts Jan. 15, 2023 1:26 pm74d ago
Witnessed reported an “armed subject” shortly after 4 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of E. College and S. Clinton streets in Iowa City.
Restaurants Oct. 25, 2022 11:21 pm155d ago
With multiple spaces across three floors, exclusive brews and a substantial menu from a new New Orleans chef, ReUnion Brewery’s new Iowa City location is a big contender as a restaurant, night club and brewery.
Local Government Aug. 8, 2022 3:35 pm234d ago
The 20-year-old playground closed Monday. It will be replaced with a new playground that was designed with input from residents after more than 550 comments were submitted about the city’s initial design. The new playground is expected to be complete in six to eight weeks.
Restaurants Jul. 26, 2022 5:45 am248d ago
Construction on the new Ped Mall site is slated for completion by mid-August, said Kris Kass, part owner of the Coralville location and executive assistant to owner Jim Mondanaro.
Things To Do Jul. 26, 2022 10:16 am247d ago
With nearly 50 machines, there’s no shortage of games to play while guzzling craft beer and eating artisan pizza.
Restaurants Jul. 13, 2022 6:15 am260d ago
In a world full of bars for normies, The Roxxy stands out with its new Iowa City location, where you can let your freak flag fly.
Restaurants Jun. 29, 2022 6:00 am276d ago
The Stuffed Olive offers over 100 martini options for every taste with a full tapas menu in a chic new dining room off Iowa City’s Ped Mall.
Restaurants May. 4, 2022 6:00 am331d ago
After 36 years as a favorite on the Ped Mall, George’s Best Gyros joins it sister restaurants in the expansion from food cart to brick and mortar on Iowa Avenue.
Local Government Mar. 18, 2022 12:10 pm377d ago
The Iowa City Council this month unanimously approved installation of a new playground and removal of the old one on the Ped Mall. The goal is to finish the work by July 1.
Local Government Oct. 5, 2021 3:39 pm541d ago
Construction and installation of the playground are scheduled for spring of 2022.
Crime and Courts Jul. 25, 2021 5:55 pm613d ago
The incident happened hours after the Iowa City Downtown Block Party wrapped up on Saturday.
Art Jul. 8, 2021 6:00 am630d ago
Part zoetrope, part music box and part railway car, the exhibit will serve as a backdrop for downtown Iowa City as summer events thaw the pandemic’s social ice.
Local Government May. 13, 2021 5:29 pm686d ago
An unprecedented amount of feedback led to changes to the proposed downtown playground.
Parks Apr. 26, 2021 3:01 pm703d ago
The concept includes a play tower, obstacle play equipment, a literary-themed display and other features.