News & Updates

Attention City of Cresco Water Customers

Attention City of Cresco Water Customers: The City of Cresco Water Department is working on completing our Lead Service Line …


June 12, 2024 | City News

City Council Agendas & Minutes

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


June 3, 2024 |

Lead Service Line Survey

Customer Questionnaire For Lead Service Line Inventory #1 If you have received one of these surveys in the mail, please …


May 29, 2024 | City News

Public Notice That The City of Cresco Age Related Equipment Replacement

PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE CITY OF CRESCO AGE RELATED EQUIPMENT REPLACEMENT PROJECT IS ELIGIBLE FOR …


May 29, 2024 | City News, Public Notices

City of Cresco Board Position Openings

City of Cresco Board Position Openings The Airport Commission, Park Board, Library Board, Board of Adjustments, and Theatre Commission all …


May 8, 2024 | City News

Construction update for 7th Street West Reconstruction Project

Construction update for 7th Street West Reconstruction Project Upcoming schedule: • Concrete Pavement on 7th Street between Highway 9 and …


April 19, 2024 | City News, Street Department

Storm/Tornado Sirens

Tornado Season Is Approaching Tornado Sirens will be tested every Thursday at noon beginning the week of April 15th. This …


April 4, 2024 | City News, Public Notices

Budget Amendment FY23/24

Budget Amendment FY23/24


March 27, 2024 | Budget, Public Notices

Budget Hearing FY24/25

Budget Hearing FY24/25


March 27, 2024 | Budget, Public Hearings

Proposed FY24/25 Budget

FY24/25 Budget


March 27, 2024 | Budget

Issac Wiltgen Legacy Foundation

The Cresco Fitness Center founded the Isaac Wiltgen Legacy Foundation after his parents, Mark and LuAnn Wiltgen wanted to give …


February 22, 2024 | Park & Recreation News

Free fire wood at Yard Waste Site

Free Fire Wood at Yard Waste Site for City of Cresco Residents. Any tree limbs or trees left bigger than …


February 21, 2024 |

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

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

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