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PUBLIC INPUT WANTED FOR TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS TO FUND

2/15/2019 -  The MPO provides a continuous, cooperative, and comprehensive planning process for the area. As part of this process, the MPO solicits public review and comment on the work, projects, and products that it creates and proposes. The MPO’s public participation process is outlined in the Public Participation Plan. The process aims to provide citizens, stakeholder groups, and other interested parties with reasonable opportunities to be involved in planning processes, Public Participation Plan.

UPCOMING CITY COUNCIL MEETING

2/14/2019 -  The next City Council meeting will be Tuesday, February 19 due to the President's Day holiday.

OFFICE CLOSED

2/14/2019 -  City Hall will be closed Monday, February 18.

MEETING TO DISCUSS THE STORMWATER MASTER PLAN AND STORMWATER ISSUES

2/14/2019 -  Wednesday, February 20th at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall, 200 2nd Street NE, Bondurant, IA 50035. Please join us!

NOW HIRING - BONDURANT EMERGENCY SERVICES (PAID/CALL)

2/11/2019 -  Do you want to help out your community? Do you live in Bondurant city limits? Are you a firefighter (FF1) or an EMT (Iowa or NREMT)?

BONDURANT EMERGENCY SERVICES RECEIVES A SAFER GRANT FROM FEMA.

1/22/2019 -  The SAFER (Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response) Grant was established to provide funding directly to career, combination, and volunteer fire departments. The grant is to help them increase the number of trained front-line firefighters available in their communities.

SEEKING TREE BOARD MEMBER

1/21/2019 -  The Bondurant Tree Board is responsible for the care and maintenance of the trees in our community. The board suggests locations for the planting of new trees and assists with the maintenance and protection of our existing trees.

SIDEWALK SNOW REMOVAL

1/14/2019 -  Friendly reminder to clear your sidewalks. Any accumulation which is visible must be removed.

SNOW PLOWING 101

1/14/2019 -  Here are answers to the most commonly asked snow plowing and winter road condition questions. Please look through these questions first before calling. These answers will better inform you about our snow removal policies and procedures.

POTENTIAL RELOCATION OF THE BONDURANT POST OFFICE

12/20/2018 -  Questions and Answers for the community.

NEW WATER RATES

12/19/2018 -  Effective January 1, 2019 water rates will increase due to our wholesale price.

2018 TORNADO RELIEF FUND

12/10/2018 -  We want to thank the donors for their commitment to the Bondurant community. We are hopeful the funds will provide some relief to the individuals impacted.

E-BILLS: A GREAT WAY TO SAVE MONEY!

11/29/2018 -  Help the city save money due to the overhead cost related to printing, handling, processing, and posting paper bills each month. Any user choosing to receive an e-bill instead of a paper will, will be helping with the overhead cost of handling your monthly bill.

HOW TO PAY YOUR UTILITY BILL?

11/28/2018 -  Have your bill emailed and set-up autopayment today!

SHELTER RESERVATIONS

11/14/2018 -  Employee Hub

SNOW ORDINANCE

11/5/2018 -  When do our vehicles need to be removed from the street? Find out here.

DE-ICER CAUTION

10/23/2018 -  Some de-icers can change the salinity of streams and lakes, which impacts aquatic life. READ THE LABEL...DE-ICERS CONTAIN DIFFERENT CHEMICALS

WHEN THE SNOW IS DEEP, WHERE DO YOU SET OUT YOUR CARTS?

10/12/2018 -  Setting out recycling and garbage carts in the winter can be a challenge. Here are some helpful hints!

SNOW REMOVAL TIPS

10/12/2018 -  Controlling snow and ice is a difficult and time-consuming operation. We need your help so we can clear the streets more quickly and completely.

SHOW YOUR PRIDE AND MOVE YOUR RIDE

10/12/2018 -  The City of Bondurant doesn’t allow trailers, semi-trailers, tractors, road tractor units, boats, campers, recreational vehicles, motor homes or equipment of any type at any time upon any portion of any street except for such reasonable time as may be necessary to load or unload passengers, freight, or other merchandise. Beware before tickets are issued!

15TH ST NW BRIDGE

9/26/2018 -  The process to design, bid, and construct the necessary bridge and street improvements will take between 18 and 24 months.

UNDER CONSTRUCTION

9/25/2018 -  Work being done in town. Keep yourself posted here.

CHICHAQUA VALLEY TRAIL CLOSING

9/24/2018 -  Use caution while traveling the Chichaqua Valley Bike Trail between NE 80th or Pleasant St NE and NE 88th St in City of Bondurant due to construction of a new water main.

SIGNAGE REQUIREMENTS

8/24/2018 -  Most signage requires a permit with a few exceptions. Read more here...

TEMPORARY TRAIL CLOSURE

8/8/2018 -  Trail connection between Aspen Dr NE the Bondurant- Farrar High School is temporarily closed.

PRAIRIE MEADOWS DONATES $15,000 TO BONDURANT EMERGENCY SERVICES

8/1/2018 -  Prairie Meadows Donates $15,000 to Bondurant Emergency Services Betterment Grant will help fund Rapid Response Ultra High Pressure Unit

WATER SERVICE EXCISE TAX – EFFECTIVE JULY 1

7/31/2018 -  During the 2018 legislative session, a water quality bill (Senate File 512) was adopted requiring the City to implement a Water Service Excise Tax (WET) on the sale of water, effective July 1. The bill you receive in August will reflect the new tax.

THE IOWA INDIVIDUAL ASSISTANCE GRANT PROGRAM

7/27/2018 -  The grant program provides up to $5,000 for households with incomes up to 200 percent of the federal poverty level or a maximum annual income of $41,560 for a family of three

PEDDLERS, SOLICITORS AND TRANSIENT MERCHANTS

4/9/2018 -  Licensing is required, so ask them to show you a city issued badge. If they do not have a badge and after they exit the premises contact Polk County Sherriff’s office at 515-286-3333.

BE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR FURRY FRIENDS!

4/9/2018 -  Hello! Just wanted you to be informed about Polk County Animal Control. The City of Bondurant wants to encourage all pet owners to keep track of their furry friends. If a call is made to PCAC and the pet's owner is determined there are fees incurred. When you pick up your pet a fee is collected and once the city is billed for services rendered another billing is sent to the pet owner. This is not ideal, but it's the pet owners responsibility to keep their pet under control. Please keep this in mind for the future.

GARBAGE DISPOSAL HOLIDAY SCHEDULE

3/16/2018 -  For the PLANNERS out there, here is this years Metro Waste Authority Holiday Schedule. If Bondurant is affected, separate notifications will be published.

THE METRO HOME IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

3/1/2018 -  The assistance is for housing repairs such as siding, roofs, windows, electrical and plumbing, as well as any city code violations up to $12,500.

PROPOSAL EVALUATION PACKET

2/12/2018 -  Thank you for taking the time out of your schedule to be a Regional Master Plan Steering Committee member. As you know, the City recently solicited Requests for Qualifications (RFQ’s) to master plan the area identified on the City’s Comprehensive Plan map as "Regional Commercial".

2018 POLK COUNTY DOG LICENSE

1/1/2018 -  Even though the City of Bondurant doesn't require dog owners to register their pets through the City, we encourage you to obey Polk County's licensing requirement.

LOOK OUT FOR LEAKS!

12/20/2017 -  Dripping faucets and whistling or hissing toilets waste water, even when no one is using them! Toilets often have “silent” leaks too. Here’s a handy way to tell:

PRESCRIPTION DRUG DROP SITE

12/21/2016 -  The City of Bondurant has a drop off box placed in the Bondurant City Hall office. The service will be available at Bondurant M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.