Get to Know Local Holiday Events

By |November 6th, 2017|

Get to know Newton this holiday season by checking out these holiday events happening in Newton.

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Learn More About Compostable Leaf Bags

By |October 24th, 2017|

You may have noticed a change in the City of Newton Leaf Bag Collection Program this year. The bags that are part of this program are now compostable! The bags will break down at the landfill and also meet the requirements of the ATSM D6400 standards for compostable plastic.

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How to Handle Yard Waste This Fall

By |October 17th, 2017|

Here are four ways to handle your yard waste this fall.

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10 Unexpected Library Services

By |September 18th, 2017|

You already know about the selection of books, movies, and music available at the Newton Public Library, but you might be surprised to learn what else the library has to offer. We’ve compiled a list of the top ten unexpected services that you can access with your library card.

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Get to Know Matt Muckler

By |September 11th, 2017|

Matt Muckler was appointed as the city administrator for the City of Newton in January of 2017. He was previously the city administrator for the City of West Branch, IA and the assistant to the town manager for Buckeye, AZ.

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Park Centre Celebrates 25 Years

By |September 5th, 2017|

This October, Park Centre, a WesleyLife community, will celebrate its 25th year and the founders who helped bring the retirement living community from a dream to a reality.

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How You Can Help – Hurricane Relief Efforts

By |September 3rd, 2017|

A short list of how you can help those who have been displaced or affected by Hurricane Harvey.

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What You Need To Know About HIRTA

By |August 28th, 2017|

One way that HIRTA determines the need for new programs in communities throughout the region is through community surveys. The transit agency is currently conducting one such survey in the city of Newton to determine the possibility of implementing a fixed route transportation system.

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Get to Know Sarah Jorges

By |August 22nd, 2017|

Sarah Jorges is a marketing account executive and co-host of the morning show on Energy 106.7 FM. Born and raised in Newton, Sarah returned to her hometown after a decade in Omaha, where she enjoyed a career in nursing. Sarah volunteers on various committees and is an ambassador to the Newton Chamber of Commerce.

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