The City will be celebrating Black History Month throughout February with a series of special events and commemorations.
The events are listed below in order of date, and all are open to the public.A seat for Rosa Parks
All buses in the Iowa City transit system will be reserving a seat for Civil Rights Movement icon Rosa Parks throughout the month.
On Dec. 1, 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on the bus for a white passenger, and helped spark a bus boycott that became a critical event in the Civil Rights Movement. This year is the...