Outdoor Warning Siren Test Scheduled

Outdoor Warning Siren Test Scheduled

The outdoor warning siren will test on Saturday, June 6th at 12pm.  The test will sound for 3 minutes unless there is an actual threat of severe weather.  This is a regularly scheduled test that occurs on the first Saturday of each month at 12pm.

Seeking Donations- Eldon Playground Project

Plans to install new playground equipment at Eldon Park are nearly finalized.  This new equipment will provide a safe and fun place for children to play and exercise.  The tentative date to install the new equipment is the last week of June.  Volunteers will be needed...

Free Trees to Residents

Saturday May 23rd residents of Eldon will be eligible to receive free trees for planting.  Tree species include; Red Oak, Bur Oak, Silver Maple and Chokecherry.  These are bare root trees.  There is a limit of five trees per resident.  Tree selection will be available...

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...