City of Monroe Now Accepting Credit Card Payments Online

For Monroe residents wishing to pay their utility bills via credit card iCash is now available on the city website www.MonroeIA.com.   iCash was designed to help cities and other local governments more readily accept electronic payments without dealing with financial overhead that comes with credit card transactions.  Powered by ABC Virtual’s Payment Web, iCash enables cities to take payments on …

Monroe Cemetery Flower Removal

The public is reminded that all flowers and other items on the ground must be removed from the cemetery by July 1, 2014.  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 …

City of Monroe Spraying for Mosquitoes

Again this year, the City of Altoona will spray Monroe for mosquitoes this summer.  The spraying will take place during the months of June, July, and August.  The City of Monroe feels that mosquito control and your safety are important.  While many citizens want the City to spray, others may not.  If you do not want the City to spray …

Special Meeting Notice – Monroe City Council

June 18th 2014 – 7:00pm Monroe City Hall 206 W Sherman Monroe, IA 50170 The Monroe City Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 7:00 P.M. at the Monroe City Hall.  Items on the agenda include approval of agreement between the City of Monroe and Local 3673-7 American Federation of State and County Municipal Employees, …

June 9th City Council Meeting Agenda

Monday, June 9th, 2014 7:00pm 206 W Sherman Street Monroe, IA 50170 1. Roll call 2. Consent agenda 3. Committee & board reports 4. Monroe Recreation Park update 5. Consider annual request for cigarette/tobacco permits for Casey’s, Monroe Foods, and the Cigarbox 6. Consider Pete’s Super Value permit request for Class C Beer, Class B Wine and Sunday Sales for …

Reminder: Water Bills Due

A friendly reminder that water bills were due Friday, May 30th.  If you have not yet paid your bill please send or drop your payment off to City Hall as soon as possible. 

Dumping at the City Brush Dump

Recently, the brush dump is being used as a landfill.  There have been a lot of TV’s, computer parts, furniture, along with various other items that are not supposed to be dumped there. Clean up days are designated for the purpose of cleaning up materials not normally taken during regular weekly garbage pickup. If you see someone dumping materials that …

City Grass and Weed Ordinance in Effect

The residents in Monroe are reminded that the Grass and Weed Control Ordinance are now in effect. Please be reminded that this ordinance was designed to beautify and preserve the appearance of the City by requiring property owners and occupants to maintain grass lawns at a uniform height within the boundaries of their property and on abutting and alley right-of-way …

New Job Posting Added – Library Director

A new job listing for Library Director at the Monroe Public Library has been added to the Employment page on MonroeIA.com.  The complete listing and instructions on how to apply if interested are located within the job listing on the Employment page.