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Council looks at general fund options for 2020

January 16, 2019 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – The Fort Madison City Council spent about two hours after Tuesday’s regular council meeting grinding out ways to possibly begin to rebuild the city’s general operating fund. [Read More…]

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City to consider lease agreement with Viking Cruises

December 15, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Viking Cruise officials said this fall they were going to move quickly with plans to introduce domestic cruises on the Mississippi River beginning in 2020. City officials [Read More…]

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City could be saying “No” more often

October 31, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – With sales tax revenues coming in soft for the past two years, property taxes not helping keep pace, and quite a few “one-off” large expenses, city officials [Read More…]

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City Council tables LCEDG contribution discussions

August 22, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – A discrepancy in interpretation of the City of Fort Madison’s commitment to the county’s economic development efforts resulted in a vibrant discussion between city officials and representatives [Read More…]

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Amtrak says FM service will be available Sunday

April 5, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – A spokesman for Amtrak has clarified that train service for Fort Madison residents will be available on Sunday after work on the Fort Madison Burlington Northern-Santa Fe [Read More…]

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City may vote on depot move Monday

November 2, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – An agreement is tentatively on the table for Monday night’s Fort Madison City Council meeting to move the existing Amtrak depot to its former location in Riverview [Read More…]

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City takes next step in downtown rehab efforts

April 29, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – Agreements continue to be processed to move the plans forward to finally begin renovations of three historic buildings in Fort Madison’s Main Street district. During next week’s [Read More…]