Posts With Keyword ‘Dick Schrad’

New Paramedic Specialist Starts in Knoxville December 1st

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Paramedic Specialist Greg Higginbotham will begin his new full time job with the Knoxville Fire and Rescue Department one month earlier than originally planned.

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City and County Discusses Who Should Pay for Prisoner’s Medical Bills

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville City Council has to decide whether or not they will help the county pay for the medical bills of prisoners arrested by the Knoxville Police Department, prior to their booking in the Marion County jail.

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Knoxville City Council Recap

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville City Council met in regular session last night. 

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City Council Moves Forward with City Manager Hiring Process

Posted: Friday, November 12th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Knoxville City Council approved the new City Manager profile during a special meeting Wednesday evening.

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Special Knoxville City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, November 10th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville City Council will meet in special session this evening to approve the preliminary City Manager profile. 

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Proper Leaf Disposal Practices

Posted: Saturday, November 6th, 2010 at 6:29 am

With the leaves falling from the trees during this time of year, it’s important to know the appropriate way to dispose of them.

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City of Knoxville Saves Money Through Sewer Improvement Bonds

Posted: Thursday, November 4th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Knoxville City Council approved the issuance of a $710,000 General Obligation Note at their meeting this week to help finance the South and Jefferson Street storm sewer improvement project.

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City Council Approves Contract for Roof Replacements

Posted: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Knoxville City Council awarded a contract for roof resurfacing of the City Hall and Recreation Center at their meeting Monday.

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City Council Approves Agreement with Knoxville Hospital and Clinics

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Knoxville City Council approved an agreement for health care services for low income individuals with the Knoxville Hospital and Clinics at their meeting Monday.

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Knoxville City Council Selects Brimeyer-Fursman As City Manager Search Firm

Posted: Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Knoxville City Council has selected a search firm to assist them in hiring a new City Manager.

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City Council Approves Several Agreements

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Knoxville City Council met in regular session last night.

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Neighborhood Watch Program Decreases Vandalism at Auld Park

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Due to vandalism at Auld Park the Knoxville Parks Commission recently set up a Neighborhood Watch Program and things appear to be going well thus far. 

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City Council Continues City Manager Search

Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville City Council will meet with a second consulting firm next week as they search for a new City Manager. 

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City Council Considers Adding Addition Storm Sewer at Jefferson and South Street

Posted: Friday, September 3rd, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The unusual amount of rain in county this spring and summer has resulted flooding in several areas including the intersection of Jefferson and South Street in Knoxville. 

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Schrad Announces His Retirement

Posted: Sunday, August 29th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Knoxville City Council will soon begin the hiring process to find a new City Manager as Dick Schrad has announced his retirement.

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Knoxville City Manager Announces His Retirement

Posted: Friday, August 27th, 2010 at 7:50 am

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The Knoxville City Council will soon begin the hiring process to find a new City Manager as Dick Schrad has announced his retirement.

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Hearing Set for a Lawsuit Against Knoxville, Police Department and Police Officer

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The City of Knoxville, Knoxville Police Department, Officer Aaron Fuller and TASER International face a lawsuit by a former Pleasantville Police Officer who says he suffered permanent damage during a training exercise. 

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Knoxville City Council Chooses Not to Formally Support U.S. 63 Designation

Posted: Thursday, August 19th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The City of Knoxville recently received a request from the East Central Iowa Transportation to formally support the nomination of the 97 miles of U.S. highway 63 that stretches from Oskaloosa to Waterloo as part of the National Highway or Iowa Commercial Industrial Network.

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Knoxville Submits Application to be a Host City for Next Year’s RAGBRAI

Posted: Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Monday was the deadline for cities to submit an application to be a host city for the 2011 Register’s Annual Bike Ride Across Iowa, and Knoxville has put their name on that list.

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Several Items on Tonight’s Knoxville City Council Meeting Agenda

Posted: Monday, August 16th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Knoxville City Council will meet in regular session this evening.

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