CDC announces Dutch Architecture Awards
The Pella Community Development Committee recently handed out their 2008 Dutch Architecture Awards. According to Planning and Zoning Director George Wesselhoft, the recipients include Franklin Street Clothing for alteration, Hooyer Construction for new construction and
Community theatre to perform Curious Savage
The Knoxville Area Community Theatres production of The Curious Savage is being held April 17th and18th and April 24th and 25th at 7 p.m. at
The Marion County Board of Supervisors is set to discuss and take action on several changes to county environmental health regulations during their meeting at 9:30 in the Marion County Courthouse. Some of the regulations include an ordinance to define and regulate environmental health hazards and nuisances, as well as implementing state standards for non-public water, among others.
School Board to hold budget hearing
The Pella School Board will hold a public hearing on the budget for the 2009-2010 school year at their meeting today. Another item on the agenda is consideration of an athletic facility improvement project. If approved, a public hearing would be scheduled for May 11. The Pella School Board meets at 4:30 p.m. at the Administration Office.
School to consider budget and discuss physical plant projects
The Knoxville School Board is set to approve the district’s 2009-10 school budget at their meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the administration building. The board is also set to discuss summer and long term physical plant projects, and discuss the Energy Manager position’s roles and responsibilities among other issues.
Streets set for an asphalt overlay
Recognizing our public safety dispatchers
Its National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, and a time to recognize the important role the dispatch officers have at the Marion County Sheriff’s
Local athletes to compete in Special Olympics Spring Games
Members of Marion County Special Olympics are participating in the 2009 Special Olympics Spring Games Wednesday at
Library marks National Library Week
This is National Library Week. Officials are noticing an increase in use of the Pella Public Library.
Officials stress boating safety
Officials are stressing safety as the boating season approaches. Marion County Conservation Officer John Mertz says this is the time of year where many people start prepping their boats. Mertz says this is an opportunity to check the condition of lifejackets. He adds that residents with larger boats are required by