Tag Archives: Eldon IA

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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Playground Build Scheduled

Construction of a new playground is scheduled to begin Saturday July 11th.  The build will take two days to complete.  Work will begin at 8am Saturday morning.  Volunteers are to meet at the Eldon Park located along KD Avenue.  A … Continue reading

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New Playground Announced

On June 4th the Eldon City Council approved the purchase of new playground equipment to be installed at Eldon Park.  The new playground will feature a play area for 2-5 year old children and a separate play area for 5-12 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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.  … Continue reading

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