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Newton named a top community by Realtor.com

Newton received national attention this week for the community’s low unemployment rate, job opportunities, and affordability by being named one of Realtor.com’s “Top 10 Affordable Small Towns Where You’d Actually Want to Live.”

To find the […]

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Newton wins All-Star Community Award

The Iowa League of Cities recognized the City of Newton as the 2015 People’s All-Star Community at the League’s Annual Conference & Exhibit, which was held in Cedar Rapids from September 23-25.

In August, the League […]

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Coffee with a Cop

The Newton Police Department is excited with the success of the Coffee with a Cop program. Coffee with a Cop provides a unique opportunity for community members to ask questions and discuss concerns with their […]

Get to know Newton, Iowa’s community partners

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Get to Know Newton

“Get to Know Newton” is a new way to introduce people to Newton, Iowa. Located 30 minutes East of downtown Des Moines, our central Iowa location makes us the perfect City for raising a family, starting a business, or building a home. The Newton, Iowa community has many great amenities – excellent schools, unique entertainment, and beautiful parks. “Get to Know Newton” is our open invitation to organizations, companies, and individuals to get to know our community. If you haven’t been to Newton, join us by watching a race at the Iowa Speedway, catching a movie at the Valle Drive-In, or visiting for events such as the Iowa Sculpture Festival or the Bowlful of Blues. If you are a long-time Newton, Iowa resident, revisit the things you love about your community. Get to know Newton, Iowa today by following us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. To share your own Newton, Iowa stories and join the conversation, use the hashtag #KnowNewton.