No action was taken at yesterday’s(Mon) work session…but the Burlington City Council heard from Downtown Partners Director Steve Frevert about the need for some new parking rules downtown.
A 22-year old Burlington woman was injured a little after 4 o’clock yesterday(Mon) afternoon, when she rolled her car on 130th Street…just west of Highway 34…near Danville.
An 84-year old Gladstone man was killed last(Mon) night when his car was hit by a semi on Illinois-94 in Henderson County.
Governor Terry Branstad will be back in the area later this week and he’ll have some well-known company with him.
The Greater Burlington Partnership will host a Des Moines County Board candidates debate tomorrow(Tues) night at 6 o’clock at West Burlington City Hall.
Fire damaged a one-story house at 312 Avenue F in West Point early this(Mon) morning.
The Burlington City Council holds one of its every-other-week work sessions today(Mon) and will talk about downtown parking and the possible elimination of Saturday bus service.
U-S Senate candidate Joni Ernst will make two appearances in our area this Wednesday and her campaign says she’ll have Arizona Senator John McCain in tow.
Another former member has filed nominating petitions to run for an empty seat on the Burlington City Council.
Iowa Congressman Bruce Braley paid campaign visits to several southeast Iowa union halls yesterday.