Posts With Keyword ‘Darrell Dobernecker’

Pella City Council Meeting Last Night.

Posted: Wednesday, December 21st, 2011 at 6:29 am

Last night the Pella City Council met in regular session.

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Mayor Discusses Plans For LOSST Funds

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2011 at 1:00 pm

Pella Mayor Darrell Dobernecker talks about the how projected dollars from the recently approved local option sales and services tax will be used in Pella.

Nationals Good for Pella, Marion County; says Pella Mayor

Posted: Wednesday, August 11th, 2010 at 6:29 am

Though the 50th annual Sprint Car Nationals officially get their start Wednesday night in Knoxville, the racing atmosphere is already well underway in the Marion county seat, and the same is true across the Des Moines River in Pella.

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Weather, Food Draws Large Crowd for ‘Ag in the City’

Posted: Friday, August 6th, 2010 at 6:27 am

Despite a history of having to battle the weather, the conditions for “Ag in the City” for Thursdays in Pella were about as good as anyone could have hoped for, as was evident by the large crowd that turned out for the event.

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Pella, Knoxville Mayors to Square Off in Free Throw Contest

Posted: Wednesday, August 4th, 2010 at 6:23 am

“Ag in the City” comes to Pella this week for Thursdays in Pella, and with the return of the event comes the latest chapter in the popular challenges between the mayors of Pella and Knoxville.

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Jury Reaches Verdict in Trial Involving Pella Aquatic Center

Posted: Thursday, July 29th, 2010 at 6:31 am

Central Electric Company of Pella will pay the City of Pella nearly $800,000 in damages for breach of contract regarding the installation of underwater lights at the Pella Aquatic Center where two boys from Kansas City recently drowned.

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Pella Mayor Releases Statement on Drowning Accident

Posted: Monday, July 19th, 2010 at 6:29 am


The Mayor of the City of Pella has released an official statement on behalf of the community in regards to Wednesday’s accidental drowning at the Pella Aquatic Center.

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Two Teens Drown in Accident at Pella Aquatic Center

Posted: Sunday, July 18th, 2010 at 6:25 am

An event held at the Pella Aquatic Center by a chapter of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes turned tragic Wednesday night, when two missing campers were found lying on the bottom of the pool.

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Concerns Over Crosswalk Safety Addressed by Pella Officials

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 6:29 am

Concern over pedestrian safety while using crosswalks throughout Pella was addressed at the recent Pella City Council meeting.

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Pella Mayor Among Those Anxious for Wooden Shoe Dance

Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 6:27 am

Thousands of visitors and locals alike are excited to have the 2010 Tulip Time festival underway in Pella, including the city’s mayor, Darrell Dobernecker.

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Tulip Queen, Pella Mayor Welcome Visitors to Tulip Time

Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 6:29 am


Though some guests have already been in Pella for a few days, community leaders and Tulip Time dignitaries are welcoming visitors from near and far to the Tulip City for the 75th Annual festival.

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Wooden Shoe Dancers Receive Support from Council

Posted: Friday, April 9th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Pella Historical Society continues to promote the upcoming attempt to break a world record for dancers in wooden shoes at this year’s Tulip Time celebration.

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Pella City Employees Recognized for Years of Service

Posted: Saturday, September 26th, 2009 at 6:23 am

Earlier this week, Pella Mayor Darrell Dobernecker presented length of service awards to a number of employees of the City of Pella at the annual Employee Recognition Breakfast.

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‘Ag in the City’ Closes Out Summer Event Series

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2009 at 6:53 am

The final Thursdays in Pella event of the summer season finished strong, with nearly four blocks of family entertainment.

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The Farm Comes to Pella for Final “Thursdays” Event

Posted: Tuesday, August 18th, 2009 at 6:53 am

The farm comes to town this week for the final “Thursdays in Pella” of the summer.

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Pella Mayor Extends Welcome to Race Fans

Posted: Friday, August 14th, 2009 at 8:30 am

Pella Mayor Darrell Dobernecker is welcoming fans of the 49th Annual SuperClean Knoxville Nationals to make a stop in Pella during their stay in Marion County.

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