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Posted on: October 16, 2014

Cedar Falls Receives Google eCity Award for Iowa

Google and  Sen. Chuck Grassley announced Cedar Falls has been named the 2014 eCity of Iowa. The eCity Awards recognize the strongest online business community in each state - the digital capitals of America. These cities’... Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Recycling Center Expansion

Beginning October 6th, the main Recycling Center at 15th and State Street will be closed for an expansion project. Construction is expected to be completed in February.

A temporary site for residential use will... Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2014

Fall Yard Waste Disposal

As leaves begin to fall we remind residents of the options provided for leaf disposal:

  1. MulchingMulching is one of the... Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2014

Community Betterment Grants Available

The Cedar Falls Tourism and Visitors Bureau is currently accepting applications for grants to support community betterment projects. Local non-profit organizations that improve the image of Cedar Falls or enhance the... Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2014

Cedar Falls Economic Development Funds Are Available

The City of Cedar Falls anticipates having $36,120 available for economic development organizations/projects seeking City financial support for the upcoming year.  Funding will be available for City of Cedar Falls FY16,... Read on...

Posted on: September 5, 2014

University Avenue Reconstruction Project Website

The City of Cedar Falls is pleased to announce the University Avenue Reconstruction Project website at Read on...

Posted on: September 4, 2014

Bicycle Maintenance Stations

The Cedar Trails Partnership and Cedar Valley Cyclists are proud to announce the addition of two bicycle maintenance stations on the trails! The stations are located in Gateway Park and Pfieffer Park and provide tools and... Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2014

Parking Enforcement to Begin "Booting"

Beginning July 1, 2014, parking enforcement personnel will use the Titan Grip Vehicle Immobilizer Device on vehicles.  The device is also known as a ‘Boot’. Currently, parking enforcement staff tows vehicles... Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2014

City Council Meeting Schedule Has Changed

Beginning July 1st, City Council meetings will be held the first and third Mondays each month.  Meetings are televised live on Channel 15 and are streamed live via the Internet using Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2014

Recycling Center Now Accepts More Types of Glass

The Cedar Falls Recycling Center now accepts nearly all types of glass.  As long as the glass can be seen through it is acceptable for recycling.  This includes:

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Posted on: May 15, 2014

Emergency Alert System Discontinued

Effective May 11th, Black Hawk County has discontinued use of the Emergency Notification System for weather and emergency announcements. As always, do not rely on storm sirens if you are inside a structure; the sirens are... Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2014

Task Force Studies Impact of Single-Family Housing Conversions

The Cedar Falls City Council has created a task force to study the impact of single family home conversions to rental units in the City's R-1 and R-2 zoned areas. The task force will analyze the scope of current... Join the discussion...

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Posted on: January 27, 2014

Cedar Falls Achieves Blue Zones Community® Certification

On January 22nd Cedar Falls was certified as a Blue Zones Community®!

After a lot of hard work from so many community members, Cedar Falls has achieved all of the critical... Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2009

View Public Meetings Online

Cable TV broadcasts of City Council and Planning & Zoning Commission meetings are now available via the Internet. Meetings are broadcast live or can be viewed on demand.

If you would like to be notified when the agenda... [Read on...]

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Posted on: February 3, 2010

Cedar Falls Named One Of America's Distinctive Destinations

The National Trust for Historic Preservation has named Cedar Falls one of its 2010 Dozen Distinctive Destinations. Cedar Falls, nominated by the local Community Main Street, was selected for its eclectic retail and cultural... [Read on...]

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Posted on: March 1, 2014

River Information Now Available

This website contains links to various resources regarding flooding issues in our community.  The Flood Information page, found at [Read on...]


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Posted on: October 7, 2014

Cedar Falls Police Seek Help In Identifying Theft Suspect - UPDATE 10/08/2014 Arrest Made

Cedar Falls Police have arrested Ferid Mahalbasic, age 18 or 3865 Pineview Place in Waterloo for Fifth Degree Theft for stealing... Read on...