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City of Iowa City Thanksgiving holiday hours

Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 8:00am
City Hall
In 4 days 2 hours

Administrative offices at City Hall and other facilities will be closed Thursday, Nov. 22 and Friday, Nov. 23, 2018, for the Thanksgiving holiday. 

Curbside garbage, recycling and organics will not be collected on Thanksgiving Day, but will be collected on Friday. Detailed schedule changes and other office closures:

Council Listening Post

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 5:30pm
Weber Elementary School
In 1 week 4 days

Join Iowa City Council members at their next community listening post from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, at the Weber Elementary School Media Center, 3850 Rohret Road. 

Council listening posts provide opportunities for the community to engage with City leaders on topics that are important to them in an informal setting. Two members attend each event and report back to the entire Council on what they have heard from the community during their discussion. All residents  are encouraged to stop by to discuss any issue. No formal agenda or presentation is planned.

2018 Holiday Market

Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 8:00am
Robert A. Lee Recreation Center
In 2 weeks 6 days

Mark your calendars for the annual Iowa City Holiday Market! This year, the Iowa City Holiday Market will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17 and Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center, 220 S. Gilbert Street.

The Market will be held in the Recreation Center's first floor gymnasium and second floor Social Hall. Farmers Market vendors and artists will have homemade, handcrafted, seasonal gifts and food available for purchase.