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February Council Meeting February 9th

The regular monthly Eldon City Council meeting will be held February 9th at 6:30 at Eldon City Hall.  Residents are encouraged to attend and participate in the meetings.  A portion of the meeting will be allotted for an open forum.  … Continue reading

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Wapello County Foundation Grant Awarded

Gothic Area Tourism of Eldon recently received a grant from the Wapello County Foundation in the amount of $4500 for the purchase of new basketball hoops at the Eldon Park.  The hoops will be an upgrade to the existing basketball court … Continue reading

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Sewer Smoke Testing Scheduled

Storm water runoff continues to leach into the sanitary sewer system when it rains or snow melts.  This increases the workload at the pump station and causes the City to incur extra costs. To identify defects in pipes and structures … Continue reading

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Outdoor Warning Siren Test Scheduled Saturday, April 4th

The outdoor warning siren will test on Saturday, April 4th 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 … Continue reading

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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, … Continue reading

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Burn Ban in Effect for Wapello County

Wapello County is under a burn ban.  Effective at 12pm Tuesday, March 24th until further notice.  All open burning is prohibited.  Violation of the ban is a simple misdemeanor.

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