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SEEKING TREE BOARD MEMBER

1/10/2018 -  The Bondurant Tree Board is responsible for the care and maintenance of the trees in our community. The board suggests locations for the planting of new trees and assists with the maintenance and protection of our existing trees.

SNOW ORDINANCE

1/10/2018 -  When do our vehicles need to be removed from the street? Find out here.

SNOW PLOWING 101

1/10/2018 -  Here are answers to the most commonly asked snow plowing and winter road condition questions. Please look through these questions first before calling. These answers will better inform you about our snow removal policies and procedures.

SNOW REMOVAL TIPS

1/10/2018 -  Controlling snow and ice is a difficult and time-consuming operation. We need your help so we can clear the streets more quickly and completely.

SECOND ANNUAL CHOWDER WINTER RIDE

1/8/2018 -  Enjoy a FREE, easy ride from Bondurant to Berwick & back on the Chichaqua Valley Trail (Approx. 10 miles)

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS

1/4/2018 -  The City of Bondurant intends to retain professional planning and design services for the City of Bondurant Regional Commercial Plan. Proposals Due 4:00 p.m. on February 8, 2018

INDUSTRIAL PROJECT UNDERWAY IN BONDURANT

12/20/2017 -  You may have noticed some large earthmoving equipment along Hubbell Avenue, just north of the Metro Waste Facility.

LOOK OUT FOR LEAKS!

12/20/2017 -  Dripping faucets and whistling or hissing toilets waste water, even when no one is using them! Toilets often have “silent” leaks too. Here’s a handy way to tell:

NEW WATER DISCONNECT POLICY

12/20/2017 -  One major change is that services will not be turned back on after business hours.

HUNTING APPROVAL IN CITY LIMITS

12/19/2017 -  City Council drafted a hunting ordinance which amends the City’s Code to permit hunting in areas zoned agriculture - see the requirements here.

NEW EVENT PARKING

12/19/2017 -  To enhance the traffic flow and parking opportunities for everyone in the downtown area, the City Council recently established an “Event Vehicle Parking Area” reserved exclusively for vehicles, defined as limousines, vans, or busses designed to carry nine or more passengers.

WHEN THE SNOW IS DEEP, WHERE DO YOU SET OUT YOUR CARTS?

12/12/2017 -  Setting out recycling and garbage carts in the winter can be a challenge. Here are some helpful hints!

HOLIDAY DAY OUT!

11/30/2017 -  Is that Christmas shopping list not complete? Need an afternoon off? Send your kiddos to us and we'll look after them!

AUTOMATIC PAYMENT

11/6/2017 -  Sign up for automatic payment today. No more late fees! No more check writing!

SHOW YOUR PRIDE AND MOVE YOUR RIDE

11/3/2017 -  The City of Bondurant doesn’t allow trailers, semi-trailers, tractors, road tractor units, boats, campers, recreational vehicles, motor homes or equipment of any type at any time upon any portion of any street except for such reasonable time as may be necessary to load or unload passengers, freight, or other merchandise. Beware before tickets are issued!

2017 POLK COUNTY DOG LICENSE

10/23/2017 -  Even though the City of Bondurant doesn't require dog owners to register their pets through the City, we encourage you to obey Polk County's licensing requirement.

SEEKING BACKUP CROSSING GUARD

6/30/2017 -  Serving as a crossing guard for the City of Bondurant can be very rewarding as this position is invaluable to Bondurant youth and the community as a whole.

ELIMINATE PLASTIC BAG LITTER: BRING YOUR OWN BAG!

3/22/2017 -  Let’s be honest. You switching to reusable bags is not going to change the world. But if you can convince your friends and family and they, in turn, can convince their friends… you can see where this is going!

THE METRO HOME IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

3/9/2017 -  The assistance is for housing repairs such as siding, roofs, windows, electrical and plumbing, as well as any city code violations up to $12,500.

WOULD YOU LIKE YOUR UTILITY BILL EMAILED?

2/15/2017 -  Customers have the option of having their utility billing sent via e-mail.

GARBAGE DISPOSAL HOLIDAY SCHEDULE

1/23/2017 -  For the PLANNERS out there, here is this years Metro Waste Authority Holiday Schedule. If Bondurant is affected, separate notifications will be published.

PRESCRIPTION DRUG DROP SITE

12/21/2016 -  The City of Bondurant has a drop off box placed in the Bondurant City Hall office. The service will be available at Bondurant M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

FOR RESIDENTS USING UTILITY BILL PAYMENT PROCESSING THROUGH YOUR BANK

11/23/2016 -  Make certain that payment date on your personal bank payment is at least 10 days prior to the 15th of the month to avoid any late fees. Keep a good eye on your invoices to make sure your bank payment isn't late or check for late fees.