The department’s Neighborhood Response Officer is also available to respond to questions and concerns regarding neighborhood issues. Contact Neighborhood Response Officer Adam Schmerbach at neighborhoodofficer@iowa-city.org.

Residents who are interested in connecting with their neighbors are encouraged to sign up on Nextdoor.com or by downloading the Nextdoor app, which makes communicating about issues in your neighborhood convenient.

The City's Neighborhood Outreach Coordinator can also connect you with resources. The coordinator acts as a liaison between the Neighborhood Association and the City of Iowa City government to address neighborhood concerns and interests by keeping neighbors informed of city issues and providing the resources to promote involvement. More information can be found on their webpage. To talk to the Coordinator, email marcia-bollinger@iowa-city.org or call 319-356-5237.