Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs and events. Topics this week include a new ordinance to address hate crimes, City rules on fireworks use, and more. Click the image below to watch Iowa City Update.

Hate Crime Ordinance

Watch to learn about a new rule that allows harassment to be considered a hate crime if it violates the City’s human rights ordinance.

Fireworks Ordinance

Leave the pyrotechnics to the professionals over the Fourth of July to avoid a costly fine.

Iowa City Jazz Festival

Great music, tasty food, and a spectacular fireworks show! See why you should attend the Jazz Festival this weekend.

Independence Day Closures

Learn which City departments and services will be impacted by the holiday.

Date of publication

Monday, July 01, 2019