Posted on: September 19, 2017

Burbach Named Assistant City Manager

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City Manager Mike Van Milligen has named Cori Burbach assistant city manager. Burbach has served as the City’s sustainable community coordinator since September 2009.

Her appointment follows an internal search and fills the assistant city manager vacancy created in June when Cindy Steinhauser accepted the city manager position in Frankfort, Kentucky.

“Cori has spent many years in Dubuque working on the top priority for ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Housing Department Offering Home Ownership Workshop in October

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The City of Dubuque Housing & Community Development Dept. will host a “Home Ownership Made Easy” (HOME) workshop in October to provide information on City programs, credit and basic banking/insurance, and energy savings for those who rent or own a home.

The workshop is comprised of four classes that span four consecutive Monday evenings from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The first class begins Monday, Oct. 2.

Workshop courses will be held in Suite 312 on the third floor of the Historic Federal Building, 350 W. Sixth St....

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Catfish Creek Watershed Authority Announces New Soil Quality Restoration Grant Program


The Catfish Creek Watershed Management Authority (CCWMA) and the City of Dubuque have partnered to create a new cost-share program that offers all Catfish Creek Watershed landowners financial incentives to install conservation practices on their property.

The CCWMA board of directors recently finalized a watershed management plan for the entire 46,000-acre watershed which includes the implementation conservation practices throughout the watershed.

The CCWMA is now accepting applications for Soil Quality Res...

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Posted on: June 28, 2017

Dubuque's 10th Annual Sustainability Conference Slated for Oct. 3-4

The Growing Sustainable Communities Conference will celebrate its 10th anniversary at the Grand River Center in the Port of Dubuque on Oct. 3-4, 2017.

Registration is now open on the conference website at

The Growing Sustainable Communities Conference is the largest and longest-standing sustainability conference in the Midwest, according to City of Dubuque officials who have hosted th...

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