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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 Cascade Planning & Zoning has a vacant position that will be appointed at the July 18th Planning & Zoning meeting and then formally approved by City Council at the July 22 2019 City Council meeting. The Planning & Zoning Board meets the 3rd Thursday of the month on an as-needed basis. Board members receive $15 per meeting compensation. Cascade residents interested in serving a 3-year term on the Planning & Zoning Board should submit a letter of interest. Letters may be mailed to Cascade City Hall, PO Box 400, Cascade, Iowa 52033. Letters must be received by Wednesday, July 17, 2019 by 4:00pm. Please consider serving the community and helping shape policy decisions and the future of Cascade! See Attached File

1st Ave Striping Project

1st Ave Striping Project: On July 17th, Advanced Traffic will be in Cascade to change the striping on 1st Ave from 2 driving lanes to 1 driving lane in each direction and a center turning lane. This will affect from Monroe Street SE to McKinley Street W. Downtown will not be affected. The complete project may take 2 days to complete. 1st Ave will be accessible during the project, but will be down to one lane. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

1st Ave Striping Project Delayed

The 1st Ave Striping Project has been temporarily delayed due to equipment issues by the contractor. Please watch for updates!

Animal Cleanup

Per Code 55.09, no owner or walker of any animal shall permit the animal to discharge feces upon any public or private property, other than the property of the owner of the animal. The owner or walker shall be deemed to permit the animal’s discharge of feces if the owner does not immediately thereafter take steps to remove and cleanup the feces from the property.

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

Radon Kits

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

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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