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Updated Dallas sign code headed toward adoption

The council held a public hearing, reviewed and approved for adoption the revised sign code with a minor change. The final step is to vote on an ordinance adopting the new code and a resolution establishing sign permit fees.

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Administrator earns priase during review

Polk County Administrator Greg Hansen received a glowing annual performance evaluation.

Falls City needs local citizens for committees

Applications for several city committee positions are being accepted.

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Dallas council race attracts large field

Other cities have few candidates

The paperwork is turned in, the names are official.

Three set to vie for FC mayor position

Deadlines to file paperwork to run for open city council and mayor posts in Dallas, Falls City, Independence and Monmouth are this week.


Cost of the Independence Parks Master Plan update.

Updated Dallas city charter headed to ballot

At its Aug. 4 meeting, the Dallas City Council approved a resolution putting the new charter up for a vote.

Three throw in their hats for council seat

Gerard Blankenheim, Marshall Guthrie and Royal Johnson turned in applications for the seat.

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DA kicks off monthly chats

District Attorney Aaron Felton will be holding informal discussions to address questions people might have. The meetings will be held in a different part of the county each month.

Dallas voters to decide on city charter updates

Council will consider placing revised city charter on November ballot

Indy city manager earns mostly high marks

Clyne scored well overall on annual evaluation

Monmouth candidate forum set

Candidate forum for interested individuals

Falls City charter headed to ballot

Falls City Fire Department receives grant to purchase new turnouts

Falls City office to be closed for annual audit

City of Falls City prepares for audit

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Collective chicken law sought

The city of Monmouth considers chicken communities inside city limits