Local Government

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 2: Resolution setting Aug. 22 as the date of public hearing...

Annotating the Council Preview in highlighted text Hello friends, I hope everyone is enjoying the dog days of summer and getting ready for the return of...

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 27: Resolution awarding contract to RDG Planning & Design of Des Moines...

Late last month, the Informer reached out to Peter Orazem, an Ames City Council member and Iowa State University economics professor, about a report...

I'm aiming to be back in town from RAGBRAI just in time for Tuesday's council meeting. On a related note, my RAGBRAI vacation also...

Iowa State University’s economics department is working to finalize a multimillion-dollar funding agreement with the Charles Koch Foundation and another donor to expand a...

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 26: Staff report on 321 State Ave. (old middle school affordable housing) At...

Annotating the Council Preview in highlighted text Hi Friends, I love Ames in the summer. The town seem a little sleepier, things move a little slower,...

The Ames Area Metropolitan Planning Organization transportation policy committee meeting starts at 6 p.m. Tuesday, to be followed by the meeting of the Ames...

Next Monday will be President Steven Leath's last day at Iowa State University, concluding a five-year tenure marked by record student enrollment levels, considerable...