Cat and Dog Licenses

Rabies shots must be current.  Charges for the license are as follows: Altered Animal – $10.00 Unaltered Animal – $20.00 Licenses not purchased by April 1, 2015 will be subject to an extra $10.00 fee. If your animal is captured at large, there is a $25.00 charge for recovery.  If the animal is not licensed, $50.00 plus license fee will …

February 12th City Council Agenda

Monroe City Council Meeting February 12, 2018 7:00 P.M. Monroe City Hall 206 West Sherman Street Monroe, Iowa 50170   Agenda   Consent agenda. Committee and board reports. Consider mower purchase. Discuss solar stop signs for 4 way stop at Hwy 14 and Business 163. Discuss loader purchase for fiscal 2019 budget. Set fiscal 2019 budget hearing time and date. …

January 8th City Council Agenda

  Monroe City Council January 8, 2018 7:00 P.M. Monroe City Hall 206 West Sherman Street Monroe, Iowa 50170 Consent agenda Committee and board reports Set budget workshop date and time Discuss budget amounts for Hometown Pride/Keep Iowa Beautiful for Red Rock Trail requests. Discuss mowing options for 2018/2019 Discuss loader purchase Discuss Madsen Field Fencing Approval of employee paid …

Notice to the Public

The City of Monroe will no longer be alerting residents by hanging a notice on their door of water shut-offs for delinquent accounts.  If accounts aren’t paid by the due date and arrangements haven’t been made at city hall prior to, water will be shut off and a $25.00 reconnect fee charged.  Water service will be reconnected between the hours …

December 11th City Council Agenda

Monroe City Council December 11, 2017 7:00 P.M. Monroe City Hall 206 West Sherman Street Monroe, Iowa 50170 Consent agenda Committee and board reports PFM Financial updates on TIF and Debt Service, a proposal on services for Wastewater Treatment Plant 7:15 p.m. public hearing on proposal to vacate and convey real property on East Lincoln Street south of Lot 105 …

City Hall closed for Holiday

Monroe City Hall will be closed Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Happy Thanksgiving!

Official Election Results – 11/7/2017

Below are the election results for the City of Monroe in the 2017 election by total votes received.  Thanks to all who voted! Mayor – Monroe Douglas P. Duinink  – 273 Write in – 15 City Council – Monroe Jennifer St. Peter – 221 Andrea Steenhoek – 197 Sarah McCray – 192 Jean Goemaat – 130 Richard Aalbers – 122 …

Public Vote Is Needed

Voters at the November 7, 2017, city election will be asked to vote YES or NO on the following proposition, “Shall the proposition to establish a capital improvement reserve fund and levy one and one-half (1 1/2) mil tax in the city equal to 15 cents per $1,000 of taxable valuation beginning July 1, 2018 for a period of 6 …

Reminder: Snow Ordinance in Effect November 1st through March 31st

69.11    SNOW REMOVAL.  No person shall park, abandon or leave unattended any vehicle on any public street, alley, or City-owned off-street parking area, from November 1 of each year until March 31 of the following year, during periods of snowfall or within twenty-four (24) after a snowfall. 136.03    REMOVAL OF SNOW, ICE AND ACCUMULATIONS.  It is the responsibility of the …

Reminder: Cemetery Flower Removal

The public is reminded that all flowers and other items on the ground must be removed from the cemetery.  Flowers in vases or on the stones are always welcome and are not removed by the City.  No permanent plantings are permitted.  If you plant annual flowers, they may be mowed off or you can keep the grass trimmed at least 6” …