Iowa City In Focus brings the people, places, and projects of Iowa City into clear view. This monthly video feature spotlights the community through in-depth storytelling. Click the play-button below to watch the entire video or select the individual images to skip to specific topics.

Skip the Straw Initiative

Learn how a group of preschool students started a campaign to end the use of this single-use plastic item, which eventually led to City Hall.

Senior Center Pool League

Discover how you can become a part of this fun and supportive group at the Iowa City Senior Center.

Neighborhood Traffic Calming Program

Watch to learn how this neighborhood-initiated program can help curb excessive speeding or traffic volume in residential neighborhoods.

Snow Emergency Ordinance

See how Iowa City’s snow emergency ordinance impacts on-street parking to allow plows to clear the roads during extreme winter storms.

Changes at City Park

Take a look back at this final farewell to the City Park rides and learn about the new adventure playground planned for the park.

Date of publication

Friday, January 04, 2019