Animal Control Reminder

As a reminder, per the Elkhart Code of Ordinances chapters 55 and 57, animals running at large within the corporate limits of the City is prohibited. Animals must be kept on a leash of no more than 6 feet when you are off of your property. Please be neighborly and ensure your animals are kept… Read More »

City Elections

The filing period for the upcoming City Elections is now open. Candidates may submit nomination petitions between August 28th and September 21st. For more information regarding candidacy, see the following link provided by the Iowa Secretary of State. https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/electioninfo/citycndgde.pdf Nomination petitions require at least 10 signatures before being submitted to the County Auditor. Candidates required… Read More »

21 August 2017 Council Meeting Minutes

Call to Order Mayor Snyder called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.   Pledge of Allegiance Mayor Snyder led the room in the Pledge of Allegiance.   Roll Call Council members present: Michael Just, Steve Nolte, Kevin Smith, Colten Fors   Councilman Brian Shipley was absent.   Staff present: City Clerk Kyle Michel, Planning… Read More »

7 August 2017 Wastewater Public Hearing Minutes

Call to Order Mayor Snyder called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.   Pledge of Allegiance Mayor Snyder led the room in the Pledge of Allegiance.   Roll Call Council members present: Michael Just, Steve Nolte, Colten Fors, Brian Shipley, Councilman Kevin Smith was absent.   Staff present: City Clerk Kyle Michel, City Engineer… Read More »

21 August Council Meeting Agenda

Business Meeting Agenda: Call to Order Pledge of Allegiance Roll Call Approval of Agenda Citizen Hearing and Other Communications: Polk County Sheriff Report Mean Machine Cycle Parts Elkhart Community Betterment Committee Greater Des Moines Partnership Presentation Mike Swesey – Senior Vice President of Economic Development Public Hearing Public Hearing on First Reading of Ordinance 2017-02… Read More »