Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs and events. Topics this week include how to follow along with the fire hydrant flushing schedule, Earth Fest taking a virtual approach, and more. Select the image below to watch Iowa City Update.

Fire Hydrant Flushing

As crews begin the annual process of flushing fire hydrants, learn why this process is important, how it can temporarily cause water discoloration, and ways to follow along with the schedule.

2021 Earth Fest 

Taking a virtual theme will allow this event to provide a month-long celebration of videos, lessons, and activities that highlight the environment and the sustainable impacts we can have on it.

Iowa City Climate Ambassadors Program

Are you passionate about protecting the environment? Take this eight-week training course to help advance the conversation and accelerate Iowa City’s Climate Action and Adaptation Plan.

National Community Development Week

We’re taking this week to recognize the City’s community development programs and how they help foster a more healthy, accessible, and equitable Iowa City.

Date of publication

Monday, April 05, 2021