Iowa City In Focus brings the people, places, and projects of Iowa City into clear view. This monthly video spotlights the community through in-depth storytelling. Click the image at the bottom to watch Iowa City In Focus.


The many services the City provides come at a cost. Learn how Iowa City creates and maintains a budget that exceeds $170 million each year.

Shelter House

Learn how this nonprofit helps hundred of people get back on their feet each year. It’s an effort the City supports to reduce homelessness.  

Ice Fishing

Watch how easy it is to get involved in this winter sport. Plus, learn about Freeze Fest, an event the City is holding to teach young kids about outdoor sports such as ice fishing and skating.

One Book Two Book

Get all the details on Iowa City’s children’s literature festival, which includes a book fair, fun activities and some great young authors.

Date of publication

Thursday, February 02, 2017