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2019 Recycling Schedule

2019 Recycling Schedule

" We invite you to please take a look around our town. Here you will find a warm friendly town with an atmosphere to grow your dreams! "

Welcome to Cascade, Iowa

Cascade, Iowa is entered in Dubuque County near the borders of Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin. The Cascade Chamber of Commerce invites you to visit a "Place We Call Home".

Cascade Area Businesses are owned and operated by long time Cascade Families. With growth in business, tourism and economical residential housing, Cascade has much to offer. Come see our historic buildings, fine shops, and great eateries.

We are located on Highway 151 between Dubuque, Iowa and Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


The only City Council meeting held in December will be on Monday, December 16th instead of December 9th at 6:00pm.

Library Board Member Needed

The Cascade Library Board has a vacant position that will be appointed at their January, 2020 meeting. The Library Board meets the 1st Tuesday of every month. Board members receive $15 per month compensation. Cascade residents interested in serving on the Library Board to fill out a vacated 3-year term should submit a letter of interest. If appointed, the applicant may seek reappointment in June 2020 for a 3-year term. Letters may be mailed to Cascade City Hall, P.O. Box 400, Cascade, IA 52033. Letters must be received by Friday, December 27, 2019 by 4:00pm. Please consider serving the community and helping shape policy decisions and the future of Cascade!

Water Quality Report

This report contains important information about the source and quality of your drinking water. To speak with someone about the report please contact City Hall. See Attached File

Heart & Soul Value Statements

The Heart & Soul committee recently held a couple of events at the high school and from the data received have developed 7 Value Statements for Cascade. The Committee will be moving into Phase 3 soon and will develop action plans based on data received. Thank you to all who have taken surveys, did interviews and attended the events. More events will be taking place in 2020. See Attached File

Radon Kits

Radon Kits are available at City Hall. Cost per kit $7. Proceeds go to Dubuque County Health Department.

Purchase a personalized, commemorative brick and leave your mark on the Wave of the Future Legacy Pathway.

If interested in purchasing a personalized brick, click on the file or stop by City Hall, Ohnward Bank or Fidelity Bank for an order form. These would make a great Christmas present! See Attached File


The 2020 Census will be the 24th United States Census. By April 2020 households will receive an invitation to participate. There will be three options to respond: online, by phone, or by mail. Counting everyone is a massive undertaking. The Census Bureau is hiring people to assist with the 2020 count. Visit See Attached File

2020 Recycling Calendar

The 2020 recycling calendar is available at City Hall and online at See Attached File

FREE Energy Audits

Does your house leave in too much cold air? Is your furnace and water heater working properly?
Schedule a FREE Energy Audit with
Green Iowa AmeriCorps Program is a NO COST to homeowners program. They will make energy improvements to your home at no cost to you!

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