Celebrate Earth Week- Eldon to Receive 200 Trees

To celebrate Earth Week, Eldon will receive 200 free seedlings thanks to the Iowa DNR and Trees for Kids.  The seedlings will arrive in early May.  Plans are being finalized for placement of the trees.  Volunteers will be needed to help with the planting.  Contact...

Friends of Eldon Haul in a Truckload

On April 18th Friends of Eldon picked up trash along a 2-mile stretch of Highway 16 as part of the Iowa DOT Adopt a Highway Program.  Trash, tires and a few snakes were discovered along the way.  The group also picked up trash along Chippewa Creek from West Walnut...

Burn Ban Lifted

The burn ban for Wapello County has been lifted.  Eldon residents must adhere to all burning guidelines stated in the Eldon City Code. 7.28.090  Burning of garbage, refuse, rubbish, yard waste and construction and demolition wastes. It is unlawful to burn any garbage...

Adopt a Highway

April 18th will be the next day scheduled for “Friends of Eldon” to pick up litter along Highway 16.  Friends of Eldon has adopted the area of Highway 16 from mile markers 3 to 5.  If you’d like to volunteer, please contact Eldon City Hall.