Local Government

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...

A pet shop in downtown Ames that since 2011 has been the target of protesters alleging that it got its dogs from puppy mills...

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 9: Resolution approving annual 2017 urban renewal report and certification of TIF...