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Two Long Grove residents are interested in filling Al Pawloski’s seat on the city council. more
More subdivisions in rural Scott County are causing county engineer Jon Burgstrum to question if his secondary roads department is big enough to maintain new streets planned or already built for at least five new neighborhoods. more
The national buyer of a homegrown Eldridge engineering firm promises a $7 million expansion and 50 more jobs. more
Iowa’s Coca-Cola bottler and distributor will move its Quad-Cities operation to Walcott, bringing 143 jobs and building an $8 million, 100,000-square-foot plant with state and local taxpayer incentives. more
A Grand Mound couple’s renovation of a neglected Eldridge home hit a snag just as they put it on the market. A review of old city maps indicates a sliver of their front yard at Second and Davies streets may actually be city property. more
Scott County voters opened the eyes of winning candidates who report to elected duty humbled, grateful and energized by the county’s best ever midterm turnout. more
Park View will dismantle its ancient water tower, build ground storage, close one of its two treatment plants and upgrade the other. more
Scott County Supervisors are aiming to borrow $10 million this year for a  new, countywide emergency dispatching system. more
The Scott County prosecutor’s decision not to file criminal charges means Long Grove and Park View Water and Sanitary District will have to return retirement benefits to former public works director Joel McCubbin and others. more
Developers planning a four-lot subdivision in McCausland are eager to work with North Scott school leaders searching for affordable student-built home sites. But first, McCausland will need to update its zoning ordinance before considering its first new residential subdivision in years. more
An additional million dollars for mental health and more money to hire sheriff’s deputies contributed to a 2019-20 Scott County budget that boosts the property tax levy 5.7 percent, and gives taxpayers the county’s first tax rate increase in at least a decade. more
A new Iowa Audit discloses a half million dollars of improper and insufficiently documented salary, expense payments and benefits, almost all from Joel McCubbin, the longtime public works director for Long Grove and the Park View Water and Sanitary District. more
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