News & Updates

City Council appoints Alex Fortune mayor

Over the last week, Council members conducted interviews with Mayor applicants. On February 19, 2024, Alex Fortune was appointed as …


February 20, 2024 | City News

Lead Service Line Survey

Lead Service Line Survey   The Iowa DNR requires Cities to complete a lead service line inventory on all service …


February 6, 2024 | City News, City Projects

City of Cresco Comprehensive Plan

Taken from the resolution adopting the Comprehensive Smart Plan 2012 (Resolution 111201) WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of …


January 31, 2024 | City News, City Projects

City of Cresco Strategic Plan

A Strategic Plan is a statement and a commitment to work on projects and programs that will make Cresco a …


January 31, 2024 | City News, City Projects

Budget Amendment #2 FYE 23/24

Budget Amendment #2 FYE 23/24


January 18, 2024 | Public Hearings

Rural Housing Grant

Community Survey on Housing Needs Announced   The City of Cresco has begun working with Iowa State University Extension and …


January 4, 2024 | City News, City Projects

Snow and Ice Removal from Sidewalks

It is the responsibility of the property owners to remove snow and ice promptly from sidewalks.  If the snow and …


November 15, 2023 | Street Department

Construction update for 7th Street Project, Cresco, IA

7th Street will remain closed until it is frozen solid.


November 15, 2023 | City News, City Projects

City Council Agendas & Minutes

City Council agendas & minutes can be found under the government tab at the very top of the page then …


November 15, 2023 |

Parking Violations: Alternate

Admitted violations of parking restrictions imposed by this Code of Ordinances may be charged upon a simple notice of a …


November 15, 2023 | Street Department

Snow Removal Parking

OFFICIAL NOTICE: Snow Removal Parking Effective Dates: November 15th thru April 15th On odd number calendar days beginning at five …


November 15, 2023 | Street Department

Board & Commission Meetings This Week

Cresco Theatre Commission meeting Monday, January 8, 2024 at 5:30 pm at Cresco Theatre  in Champlin. Agenda can be found …


November 8, 2023 | City News

City of Cresco Capital Improvements Plan

“Blueprint for the Future of Cresco” 2022-2027   The City of Cresco Capital Improvements Plan is a “tool” for the …


June 6, 2023 | City News, City Projects

7th Street West Reconstruction Project

PROJECT DESIGN All existing pavement, granular base, and concrete curb on 7th Street West from Highway 9 to 4th Avenue …


June 1, 2023 | City News, City Projects

Northeast Iowa Regional Housing Trust Fund

Who Can We Help? Individuals, community organizations, non-profit and for-profit developers in rehabilitation, repair, and creation of projects that improve …


April 12, 2023 | City Projects

Dollars On Your Doorstep – Rehab Housing

WANT SOME FUNDS TO FIX UP YOUR HOME? YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR FUNDING ASSISTANCE FOR REPAIRS! The Northeast Iowa …


April 12, 2023 | City Projects

History of Cresco Parks

(Presumably written by Gene Aberg in the late 1980’s or early 1990’s.) The early history of the Cresco parks is …


June 19, 2015 | Park & Recreation News