Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs, and events. Topics this week include why it’s important to keep batteries out of the trash, the search for a new leader of the Iowa City Fire Department, and a virtual celebration of International Women’s Day. Select the image below to watch Iowa City Update.

Battery Recycling Program

National Battery Day is Feb. 18, 2022, and Iowa City is highlighting our convenient drop-off locations for safe battery disposal in Iowa City, Coralville, and North Liberty.

Iowa City Fire Chief Candidates

Fire Chief John Grier has retired after 29 years with the department. The public is invited to come and meet the three finalists for his replacement at a public reception this week.

Night of 1000 Dinners

Celebrate International Women’s Day with a virtual evening of music, dance, and spoken-word performances. This event is hosted by the Johnson County United Nations Association.

Date of publication

Monday, February 14, 2022