Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs, and events. Topics this week include the start of a major improvements project for Rochester Avenue, details on the Iowa City Jazz Festival, and much more. Select the image below to watch Iowa City Update.

Rochester Reconstruction Project

Rochester Avenue will be getting some major upgrades, including new pavement, sidewalk improvements, and buffered bike lanes, from Ralston Creek to N 1st Avenue. Learn how this project will be done in stages beginning in July.

Iowa City Jazz Festival

This Summer of the Arts favorite offers live music, delicious food vendors, and a spectacular fireworks display provided by the City!

Avoid Firework Fines

Due to public safety concerns, it’s illegal to use fireworks in Iowa City. Violators may face a minimum fine of $250.

Independence Day Schedule

Learn which City departments and services will be impacted on Independence Day, which is Monday, July 4, 2022.

Date of publication

Monday, June 27, 2022