Public Hearing Notice 7 August 2017

Notice Is Hereby Given: That at seven o’clock p.m., at the Elkhart Veterans Memorial Community Center, Elkhart, Iowa, on August 7th, 2017, the City Council of the City of Elkhart will hold a public hearing on the first reading of Ordinance 2017-04, an ordinance amending the Elkhart Code of Ordinances Chapter 99: Sewer Use Charge.… Read More »

City Hall Closed July 21st through 24th

City Hall will be closed on July 21st and July 24th while the City Clerk attends Annual Training for the Army Reserves. General inquiries can be sent to   If you need immediate assistance, please contact Councilman Steve Nolte at 515-208-0258

17 July 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, Brian Shipley   Staff present: City Clerk Kyle Michel, City Engineer Bob Veenstra, Planning and Zoning… Read More »

Heat Health Advisory

The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat advisory July 19-22.  Very hot temperatures are expected to begin early each day. Heat index values will likely be at or exceeding triple digits and the heat will persist into the early morning hours. Please be aware of potential hazards and visit Polk County Extreme Heat… Read More »

17 July Council Meeting Agenda

NOTE: All public comments will generally be limited to a maximum of three (3) minutes per person and shall fall under Agenda Item 5: Citizen Hearing and Other Communications. Under Iowa law, the City Council is prohibited from discussing or taking any action on an item not appearing on its posted agenda. Any issue raised… Read More »