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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Fireworks Sale and Usage in Pleasant Hill

Fireworks

The Iowa State Legislature enacted a new law this spring to allow the sale of fireworks in all industrial- and commercial-zoned areas in cities . Last night, City Council amended the City Ordinance to acknowledge this change to state law.
As a reminder, th...
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City of Pleasant Hill
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Martha L Miller Dr Closure between NE 75th St and the southwest entrance to the High School

MLM Dr Closure

Road Closure Alert: As Southeast Polk Community School District continues work on the new multipurpose stadium, Martha L Miller Drive will be closed between NE 75th St and the southwest entrance to the High School starting Tuesday, April ...
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City of Pleasant Hill
Posted on: March 28, 2022

Yard Waste Season Begins April 6th

The Compost It! program’s curbside yard waste collection will begin for the season on April 6, 2022. 

Your yard waste habits may have hibernated over the winter, but by following these simple tips, your yard waste collection can be a bre...

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City of Pleasant Hill
Posted on: March 10, 2022

Pleasant Hill City Council Approves Fiscal Year 2023 Budget with Major Capital Improvements Planned

Pleasant Hill City Council approved the City’s fiscal year 2023 budget with an unchanged tax levy of $11.50 per $1,000 valuation. In fiscal year 2020, it was lowered to the rate it is today and has remained unchanged since. This budget includes ...

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City of Pleasant Hill
Posted on: March 9, 2022

Naming of Rick's Reservoir

Rick Presentation

At last night's City Council meeting, Council voted unanimously to name the lake at Hickory Glen Park Rick’s Reservoir to honor the City’s former Parks and Recreation Manager, Rick Courcier. A copy of the resolution was presen...

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City of Pleasant Hill
Posted on: December 13, 2021

Pleasant Hill Installs 26-foot Sculpture

Pleasant Hill Gate

The City of Pleasant Hill is celebrating the community’s second sculpture. The piece, titled “Pleasant Hill Gate,” was commissioned by artist Juanjo Novella. Novella was inspired to create an icon for Pleasant Hill that estab...

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City of Pleasant Hill
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Pleasant Hill Produces Clean Opinion

On Tuesday, November 23, 2021, Dave Ellis, Audit Manager with Denman & Company presented the City of Pleasant Hill’s annual audit for the fiscal year 2021. The audit produced a clean opinion with no material weaknesses. The City did not exce...

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City of Pleasant Hill
Posted on: September 15, 2021

City Hall Closed on Monday, September 20, Then Temporarily at New Public Safety Building

City Hall Closed Monday, September 20

City Hall will be closed on Monday, September 20 for preparation of a renovation to the building. After September 20, City Hall services will be moved to the new Public Safety Building (6875 Martha L. Miller Drive) until construction is complete in May 20...

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