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North Center Point Road / Emmons Street / Robins Road Intersection Improvement Phase 1

The final plans for the first phase of the North Center Point Road / Emmons Street / Robins Road Intersection Project have been completed and the project has been advertised for bids. The contract is …Read the full article…

Industrial Avenue Reconstruction Project to Resume

Hiawatha awarded a contract to Horsfield Construction Inc. from Epworth, Iowa to reconstruct approximately 1,200 feet of the existing Industrial Avenue north of Boyson Road. The paving will be widened by six (6) feet with …Read the full article…

Hiawatha’s Annual Earth Day Collection Event

The annual Earth Day collection event will take place on April 30, 2016 in the 10th Avenue parking lot at Guthridge Park from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. For detailed information on this event click …Read the full article…

City Hall Closed – Holiday Schedule

Hiawatha City Hall will be closed on Thursday December 24 and Friday December 25, 2015 in observance of the Christmas Holiday. We will re-open Monday December 28, 2015 for regular business hours of 8:00 a.m. …Read the full article…

Park Restrooms Closed for the Winter

Hiawatha Park Pavilion restrooms are officially closed for the season but starting this year, porta potties will be available in two City parks to accomodate winter walkers/runners: One porta potty will be located in Guthridge …Read the full article…

The Emerald Ash Borer Found in Linn County

The Emerald Ash Borer beetle is a small green invasive wood boring beetle that attacks and kills the ash trees by the tunneling activity of the larvae under the tree’s bark. This activity disrupts the …Read the full article…

History Videos Are Online

The Hiawatha History Committee has put together a collection of videos to share the history of the City of Hiawatha with enthusiasts around the world. The videos are a compilation of interviews conducted with individuals …Read the full article…