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2019 CDBG open house graphic
Provide CDBG input at open house
08/26/2019
City expects about $1 million that can be used in a number of areas so is seeking recommendations
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Labor Day graphic with hard hat, arm with hammer
City observes Labor Day
08/23/2019
Most offices are closed; garbage, recycling, bulky waste and yard waste pickup will be one day late all week
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Quad-City Times Bix 7 runners
Bix 7, Street Fest bring street closures
07/24/2019
Several downtown streets and bus routes will be affected at various times for weekend events
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Dillion Fountain surrounded by flood waters in spring, 2019
State seeking flood impact info
07/19/2019
Survey addresses housing impacts and unmet needs faced by residents due to flooding
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City Council receives flood report
07/16/2019
City requested report following flood protection breach; recommendations being implemented
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Stormwater BMP 50/50 Cost Share Program
Stormwater BMP 50/50 Cost Share Program
07/07/2019
The City has a new 50/50 Cost Share Program to help reduce water pollution and reduce flooding...
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Sump Pump and Downspout Discharges
Sump Pump and Downspout Discharges
07/05/2019
Directing discharges to a neighbor’s house or yard can cause tension between...
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Dillon Fountain in flood, at 21.08 feet
Flood task force meets
07/05/2019
Watch video of Mayor Klipsch's opening comments and the 22-member panel's first meeting
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Closures on River Dr for Work on Skybridge
Closures on River Dr for Work on Skybridge
07/05/2019
Beginning Mon Jul 8th, westbound River Dr will be detoured at Brady St for...
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Red White and Boom Event Details
Red White and Boom Event Details
07/02/2019
Wondering where to watch the fireworks?
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City Hall cornerstone
City offices observe Independence Day
06/28/2019
Committee of the Whole meeting moved up; solid waste collection pushed back
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Flood Cleanup Volunteers Needed
Flood Cleanup Volunteers Needed
06/26/2019
Need assistance with flood cleanup or want to volunteer?
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Party at VanBuren Park
06/26/2019
Join your friends and neighbors for music, food and fun Thursday at VanBuren Park
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Quad-City Chamber of Commerce logo
Chamber announces funds for flooded businesses
06/24/2019
Nearly $400,000 raised to assist businesses affected by Mississippi River flooding
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W 46th St Closed Between Fillmore and Marquette
W 46th St Closed Between Fillmore and Marquette
06/22/2019
Beginning the week of June 24th...
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City hall cornerstone
Comment period open for AI plan
06/19/2019
Comments can be made on fair housing study of analysis of impediments until June 28; read the draft online
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At Risk Property Owners Encouraged to Seek Flood Insurance
At Risk Property Owners Encouraged to Seek Flood Insurance
06/12/2019
The Iowa Department of Homeland Security and FEMA have issued a statement...
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Cafeteria desks
Summer meal sites to open
06/11/2019
Breakfast and lunch sites for young people open at several locations around the city sponsored by Davenport Schools, USDA, U.S. Dept. of Ed.
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IowaAmerican Water Installing New Water Main E Locust/Kimberly Area
IowaAmerican Water Installing New Water Main E Locust/Kimberly Area
06/07/2019
Weather pending, IowaAmerican Water Company will begin a new water main...
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Lane Reductions on Brady St between 35th and 46th Streets
Lane Reductions on Brady St between 35th and 46th Streets
06/07/2019
Full depth patching between June 10th and June 14th...
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MidAmerican Energy is Making Upgrades to the Gas Distribution System
MidAmerican Energy is Making Upgrades to the Gas Distribution System
06/05/2019
Residents might notice equipment cabinets and solar panels, similar to...
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E 39th St Resurfacing Project to Begin
E 39th St Resurfacing Project to Begin
05/30/2019
A rolling closure of E 39th St along the project extents is scheduled for Fri May 31st...
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Double row of HESCO barriers during the 2019 flood by Ormipix Media
Open letter about flooding, HESCOs
05/29/2019
City Administrator Corri Spiegel addresses misinformation and intention to review flood plan
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Heritage High Rise
City opens public housing applications
05/28/2019
Office of Assisted Housing looking for applicants for 2- or 3-bedroom units during June application period
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Field of American flags
Memorial Day office closures
05/22/2019
Most recreational facilities will be open; solid waste, yard waste and recycling will be a day late
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City Hall cornerstone
Flood extends assessment protest
05/15/2019
Federal disaster declaration extends Board of Review session and protest filing to can file to June 5
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Work on Marquette Bridge
Work on Marquette Bridge
05/12/2019
Starting Tue, May 14th, Marquette St will be reduced to one lane in each direction...
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Paving Repairs on Elmore Ave to Begin Mon May 13th
Paving Repairs on Elmore Ave to Begin Mon May 13th
05/11/2019
There will be travel restrictions on Elmore Ave between E 39th St and Dexter Ct beg...
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Newly sworn in firefighters with Chief Mike Carlsten, Assistant Chief Robb Macdougall and Fire Marshal Jim Morris
DFD swears in four
05/08/2019
New firefighters sworn in at City Council meeting
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2019 flood nearly covers Levee Inn
Flood recovery resources
05/07/2019
Documents provided at flood recovery meetings posted here with links to Scott County resources
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Sanitary sewer overflow conditions in areas nearest the riverfront as a result of high river levels...l and surcharged sewer lines.
Sanitary Sewer Overflow Reported
04/30/2019
Sanitary Sewer Overflow Reported
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Traffic cones
Central Park lane closure to last to May
04/25/2019
Central Park will be closed between Brady and Harrison beg Mon Apr 29th...
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Canadian Pacific Rail Raising Riverfront Tracks
Canadian Pacific Rail Raising Riverfront Tracks
04/25/2019
The intention of raising the tracks is to allow rail operations to continue up to 21 FT during flooding...
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May Day Environmental Pizza Party & Garlic Mustard Pull
May Day Environmental Pizza Party & Garlic Mustard Pull
04/24/2019
Help us control the spread of this invasive species at Sunderbruch Park...
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Landscapes That Work for Generations: Backyard Conservation Series
Landscapes That Work for Generations: Backyard Conservation Series
04/24/2019
Raingardens, biocells, native plants, trees and shrubs, pollinators and more...
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Elm and 13th St Railroad Overpass/Bridges May be Deeded to City
Elm and 13th St Railroad Overpass/Bridges May be Deeded to City
04/24/2019
Agreement with Canadian Pacific Rail approved which deeds...
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Work to Begin on Rock Island Arsenal Viaduct
Work to Begin on Rock Island Arsenal Viaduct
04/16/2019
The viaduct and government bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic during the nightly closure...
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Bird on branch with blossoms
City offices closed Friday
04/15/2019
Most offices and facilities are closed in observance of Good Friday; solid waste schedule is unchanged
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Compost Facility Closed Due to Flooding
Compost Facility Closed Due to Flooding
04/03/2019
As an alternative, yard wastes may be dropped off at the Scott Area Landfill...
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Controlled Burns to Take Place Spring 2019
Controlled Burns to Take Place Spring 2019
03/31/2019
A series of controlled burns of prairie vegetation will begin the week of Mon Apr 1st...
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Telegraph Rd Sewer and Pavement Improvement Project
Telegraph Rd Sewer and Pavement Improvement Project
03/29/2019
Resurfacing work will resume on Telegraph Rd between Clark St and Elmwood Ave on Mon Apr 1st...
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Harrison St Down to One Lane
Harrison St Down to One Lane
03/24/2019
Harrison St down to one lane between High and Locust beg Mon Mar 25th...
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Davenport Police recruiting workshop flyer
Police recruiting workshops scheduled
03/17/2019
Three events will provide information on the application process for police
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Water Main Replacement Northwest Blvd/Ridgeview/67th
Water Main Replacement Northwest Blvd/Ridgeview/67th
03/17/2019
Beg Mon Mar 18th, work will get underway on the Ridgeview Watermain Replacement Project.
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2018/2019 Snow and Ice Event News and Information
2018/2019 Snow and Ice Event News and Information
03/16/2019
Crews are prepared to respond.
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Spring/Summer Construction Season Projects with stacks of traffic cones
Spring/Summer Construction Season Projects
03/12/2019
Roadwork will be starting soon. There are a number of high traffic and neighborhood...
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Did You Know Barricades Tell Drivers More than No Entry?
Did You Know Barricades Tell Drivers More than No Entry?
03/08/2019
As we approach construction season, please remember to observe work zone signage...
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Storm Sewer Installation on 4th St
Storm Sewer Installation on 4th St
03/05/2019
E 4th St between Iowa and LeClaire Streets will be reduced to...
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Teens speak to an employer at the 2018 Mayor's Job Fair
Mayor to host job fairs
02/26/2019
Fairs on Feb. 28 and April 4 are targeted for youths between 14 and 24 years old
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Davenport U citizens academy logo
Apply now to Davenport U
02/20/2019
Deadline to apply is March 1 for six-week program that kicks off March 25
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Mayor Frank Klipsch gives the State of the City address in 2018
Mayor shares state of city Feb. 25
02/20/2019
Speech will feature review of accomplishments and outline future goals
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Crews Filling Potholes between Weather Systems
Crews Filling Potholes between Weather Systems
02/20/2019
To report a pothole, call or submit online...
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Road Closed Sign
Water Main Break on W 2nd St
02/19/2019
Water Main Break on W 2nd St
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Volunteers Needed for Annual Corridor Cleanup
Volunteers Needed for Annual Corridor Cleanup
02/16/2019
Help us beautify our gateways and protect our water resources...
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President's Day Solid Waste Collection
President's Day Solid Waste Collection
02/15/2019
Solid waste will be collected, the Compost Facility is closed...
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City observes Presidents Day
02/13/2019
Most City facilities closed but solid waste schedule is unchanged
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Extreme Cold Impacts Ramps, Compost, CitiBus and Solid Waste
Extreme Cold Impacts Ramps, Compost, CitiBus and Solid Waste
01/29/2019
What do Parking Ramps, Compost, CitiBus, and Solid Waste Collection have in common?
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Davenport Public Libraries collage
Libraries open; parks closed due to cold
01/29/2019
Parks league events canceled and facilities while libraries will be open
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Newly sworn in firefighters William Schorg, Jim Swanson and Matt Kindelsperger  with Chief Mike Carlsten, Fire Marshal Jim Morris, Assistant Chief Jim Bickford and Training Chief Robb Macdougall
DFD welcomes 3 new firefighters
01/28/2019
Firefighters William Schorg, Jim Swanson and Matt Kindelsperger on a night when Assistant Chief Jim Bickford was recognized as he nears retirement
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Safety Tips for Dealing with Extreme Cold
Safety Tips for Dealing with Extreme Cold
01/28/2019
Anything is possible when temperatures dive below zero – frozen water pipes...
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Solid Waste Collection Changes Due to Weather
Solid Waste Collection Changes Due to Weather
01/28/2019
Solid Waste schedules delayed or cancelled due to inclimate weather...
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Bulky Waste Collection Cancelled 01/28 to 02/01/19
Bulky Waste Collection Cancelled 01/28 to 02/01/19
01/25/2019
For staff safety, the city will not collect any bulky waste...
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Solid Waste Collection Cancelled today, Wednesday, January 23rd.
Solid Waste Collection Cancelled today, Wednesday, January 23rd.
01/23/2019
Collection will be one day late for the remainder of the week...
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Navigating Veterans Memorial Parkway Roundabout
Navigating Veterans Memorial Parkway Roundabout
01/20/2019
Some are using the road’s roundabout like a pro, while for others...
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City Hall cornerstone
Weather changes budget meeting schedule
01/18/2019
Snow and wind are expected to make travel difficult for Saturday, so work session dates have been moved
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Martin Luther King Jr.
City observes Martin Luther King Jr. Day
01/16/2019
Offices, libraries closed; Citi Bus will operate and solid waste will be as scheduled
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Calls Concerning Recently Issued Parking Tickets
Calls Concerning Recently Issued Parking Tickets
01/15/2019
Parking tickets issued for parking on a Posted Snow Route will not be dismissed.
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Construction workers on a house roof
Time is running out to apply for URTE
01/11/2019
Work on home or business may be eligible for tax exemption but deadline to apply is Feb. 1
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Division and W Central Park Lane Reductions
Division and W Central Park Lane Reductions
01/09/2019
Beg Wed Jan 9th... Travel will be routed head-to-head...
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Davenport Police badge and patch
Meet DPD's new officers
01/08/2019
Eight new officers will be sworn in at Wednesday's City Council meeting
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I-74 On and Off Ramps Temporarily Close at River Dr Moline
I-74 On and Off Ramps Temporarily Close at River Dr Moline
01/03/2019
Beg Tue Jan 8th, weather permitting, the Illinois DOT will temporarily close...
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2019 New Year's celebration image
City offices closed for New Year's
12/27/2018
Most City offices are closed Jan. 1 and solid waste collection is affected by the holiday, too
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Draft Davenport Stormwater MS4 Permit 2019-2024
Draft Davenport Stormwater MS4 Permit 2019-2024
12/26/2018
As per the Clean Water Act and IDNR requirements, the City is posting a draft...
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Mayor Frank Klipsch, Police Chief Paul Sikorski stand at podium
Mayor wants collaboration for juvenile justice
12/20/2018
Report offers immediate steps to help lower juvenile crime, calls for collaboration and juvenile assessment center
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Christmas ornaments
City observes Christmas, Christmas Eve
12/18/2018
City offices, facilities will be closed in observance of the holidays
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Veterans Memorial Parkway Extension
Veterans Memorial Parkway Extension
12/17/2018
Veterans Memorial Parkway opening delayed due to weather...
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Holiday Recycling Tips
Holiday Recycling Tips
12/17/2018
Wondering what to do with all of the extra waste the holiday brings?
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Mayors sign agreement as other officials, including Alderman Clewell, look on
Mayor, Council welcome Chinese delegation
12/14/2018
Visit includes meetings with aldermen, mayor, exchange of gifts and formalizing Sister Cities relationship
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Two Projects on Locust to Impact Commute
Two Projects on Locust to Impact Commute
12/07/2018
The first project closes E Locust from Woodland Ave to Kenwood...
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Yard Waste Collection Cancelled Due to Snow
Yard Waste Collection Cancelled Due to Snow
11/30/2018
Due to the cancellation, no sticker yard waste weeks were extended through Fri Dec 7th...
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STRETCH Park and Ride Service Starts Mon Dec 3rd
STRETCH Park and Ride Service Starts Mon Dec 3rd
11/29/2018
With STRETCH you can commute between both sides of the river with ease...
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W Locust Sewer and Resurfacing Project
W Locust Sewer and Resurfacing Project
11/28/2018
Work on W Locust between Division and Lincoln will be complete Fri Nov 30th...
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Collage of two houses available for sale through Urban Homestead program
Urban Homestead open houses scheduled
11/28/2018
See the houses Dec. 1 and 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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W 76th St Extension
W 76th St Extension
11/21/2018
The W 76th St extension project will open later today...
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City Hall cornerstone
Closings for Thanksgiving
11/16/2018
City Hall, other offices closed Thursday and Friday
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CDBG workshop scheduled
11/13/2018
Event is mandatory for recipients planning to apply for funding
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Sign at All Saints School saying "thank you for your service" for Veterans Day
Offices closed for Veterans Day
11/06/2018
Most city buildings are closed, but solid waste pickup remains on regular schedule
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Pre-renovation Urban Homestead house that will be open on Nov. 10-11
Urban Homestead apps now being accepted
11/02/2018
Deadline to apply for homeownership program is Dec. 14
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Veterans Ride CitiBus for Free Nov 11 thru 17th
Veterans Ride CitiBus for Free Nov 11 thru 17th
11/01/2018
Davenport CitiBus is recognizing active military and veterans this Veteran’s Day...
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Controlled Burns Scheduled to Take Place in November
Controlled Burns Scheduled to Take Place in November
11/01/2018
The City will be conducting a series of controlled burns beginning Mon Nov 5th...
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Rockingham Rd Closed Beg Fri Nov 2
Rockingham Rd Closed Beg Fri Nov 2
10/31/2018
Beg Fri Nov 2nd, Rockingham Rd will be closed between Elmwood and Lincoln...
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Memorial stone at Central Fire honoring Fire Marshal Mike Hayman
Memorial honors Hayman
10/23/2018
Fire Marshal remembered with donated stone at Central Station
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Lombard and E Central Park Closures
Lombard and E Central Park Closures
10/23/2018
There are two significant street closures to advise the public about...
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Halloween parade logo
Where to park for Halloween parade
10/23/2018
This map shows where parking is available and what streets are closed for the parade on Saturday
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Street Re-Striping
Street Re-Striping
10/22/2018
Street Re-Striping Has Begun
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Davenport Fire Department logo
DFD recruitment open
10/18/2018
Applications are now being accepted through Nov. 11 for recruits to the fire service
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