The City of Iowa City will hold a listening post on the City’s deer management program at 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 25, 2022 at Emma J. Harvat Hall (City Council chambers) in City Hall, 410 E. Washington St. The public is encouraged to attend to provide their feedback.

The listening post will focus on the City’s adopted Deer Management Plan, bow hunt program, and ongoing non-lethal management activities. Feedback from the listening post will be used to consider improvements to the current Deer Management Plan. Comments can also be sent to

The City’s Long-Term Deer Management Plan included one year of professional sharpshooting in 2019 and an urban bow hunt in 2020 – 2024. More information about deer in Iowa City and the city’s deer management efforts are available at

Date of publication

Monday, July 11, 2022