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Posted on: June 28, 2022

City Offices Closed Monday, July 4; Library Closed Sunday, July 3 and Monday, July 4

July 4th Closed

City of Pleasant Hill offices will be closed on Monday, July 4th and the Pleasant Hill Library will be closed on Sunday, July 3rd and Monday, July 4th in observance of the holiday. 

City of Pleasant Hill
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Lane Closure on NE 56 St Starting June 27th

There will be a lane closure on NE 56th St north of E University Ave to allow for water service to be connected to the site for the new Kwik Star starting today, June 27th.This lane closure is expected to last approximately 1 week, weather permitting.Plea...

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City of Pleasant Hill
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: June 15, 2022

Pleasant Hill Public Library is a Cooling Center

With the high temperatures this week, we wanted to remind you the Pleasant Hill Public Library serves as a cooling center during open hours. Stay safe! 

Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. 

Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. 

Saturday 10 a.m. ...

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City of Pleasant Hill
Posted on: June 10, 2022

Collection of Garbage, Recycling, and Yard Waste

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HEADS UP FOR COLLECTION OF GARBAGE, RECYCLING, AND YARD WASTE 

Metro Waste Authority oversees collection of garbage, yard waste, and recycling for the City of Pleasant Hill.

Through this program management, Metro Waste Authority is a one-stop shop ...

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City of Pleasant Hill
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Story Walk Now at Copper Creek Lake Park

Kids Reading Story Walk Book

The Pleasant Hill Public Library and Pleasant Hill Parks and Recreation unveiled the newest feature at Copper Creek Lake Park. The park is now home to a story walk around the lake. Each month the book for the story walk will change.

“One goal for...

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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