Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs and events. Topics this week include grant funding to help keep small businesses afloat during the pandemic, some helpful reminders for anyone leaving town over winter break, and more. Click the image below to watch Iowa City Update.

Small Business Assistance Program

The City is offering grants to qualified small businesses to help cover operational costs, such as rent, utilities, inventory, and payroll, during the COVID-19 health crisis.

Clearing Winter Trails

In an effort to provide more places for outdoor recreation during the pandemic, City staff will be clearing snow on several trails.

Reserved Lap Swim

Watch to learn how swimmers can reserve lap lanes at Mercer Park Aquatic Center Pool.

What to do Before Winter Break

As the college semester comes to an end, there are several steps people can take before leaving on winter break to avoid expensive fines and inconvenient issues.


Date of publication

Monday, December 14, 2020