Local Government

Annotating the Council Preview in highlighted text Hi Friends, The meeting began with the mayor proclaiming Oct. 8-14, 2017 as Coming Out Week. This proclamation reaffirmed...

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 20: Resolution approving major final plat for Quarry Estates subdivision, second addition This...

Commenting on the Sept. 19 meeting of the Ames City Council. Hello Friends, Earlier this year the council approved an agreement to work with Toole Design...

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 24: First passage of ordinance establishing six-month moratorium on new rental occupancy...

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 1: Discussion with consultant regarding complete streets plan A complete streets plan has...

Annotating the Council Preview in highlighted text Hello friends, The summer is winding down and with it looks like we also say goodbye to reasonably short...

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 22: Motion directing staff regarding regulating occupancy in rental units If you've...

Update, 9/12: According to initial results (PDF), with a turnout of just over 8.5 percent, challengers Monic Behnken, Jamet Colton, and Gina Perez have...

On Sunday, white supremacist propaganda similar to that found multiple times last fall on Iowa State University's campus was found on a yard sign...

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...