Local Government

The Ames City Council budget wrap-up meeting starts at 5:15 p.m. The regular council meeting will immediately follow budget wrap-up. The agenda includes: BUDGET WRAP-UP...

A week ago, the Ames Chamber of Commerce's Statehouse lobbyist Drew Kamp declared the organization's opposition to a bill that would allow businesses and...

In December, the Informer reported on the inclusivity statement the Ames Chamber of Commerce adopted in January 2017 reading in part that the organization...

The budget overview Ames City Council meeting starts Friday, Feb. 2, at 2 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 1: Budget Overview for Recommended 2018/19...

There are two special meetings of the Ames City Council coming up this Saturday, Jan. 13, and Saturday, Jan. 20, starting at 8 a.m....

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 18: 415 Stanton Ave. contract rezoning agreement (Old Crawford School) (Tabled from...

We're back for another meeting, one week after the last one. This week is dominated by housing-related items, including a tax incentive for Greek...

The Ames Chamber of Commerce recently refused to comment on anti-diversity tweets that echo white nationalist rhetoric by Republican Congressman Steve King, a recent...

The Ames Chamber of Commerce has refused to comment on the recent white supremacist-boosting and anti-diversity tweets of Congressman Steve King, whom the organization...

This meeting the council reviews the Council Budget Issues/Guidelines (item 35). The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 pm. The agenda includes: Item 8: Resolution...