Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs and events. Topics this week include a new incentive program to help targeted businesses become more energy efficient, submissions for the annual Poetry in Public program, and more. 

Energy Efficiency Incentive Program

Aimed at the City’s industrial area, this program offers matching grants, up to $250,000, to help qualified businesses make energy saving improvements.

Transportation Survey

Take 5-minutes to complete a survey that will be used to help develop the 25-year transportation plan being created by the Metropolitan Planning Organization of Johnson County.

Poetry in Public

Writers of all ages and experience can submit work to this annual competition that shines a spotlight on Iowa City’s literary culture and local talent. 

Thornberry Dog Sweater Pawty

Dress up your four-legged friends this weekend for a friendly competition with a chance to win in one of three categories.

Date of publication

Monday, March 01, 2021