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Fairfield City Council

FAIRFIELD CITY COUNCIL AGENDA CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS NOVEMBER 27, 2017 7:00 P.M. CALL TO ORDER ROLL CALL CONSENT AGENDA Approval of the minutes of

Police/Sheriff/Fire Log

POLICE/SHERIFF LOG: Arrest: Michael Steele, of Brighton, was arrested on a warrant. Arrest: Sean Smith, of Ottumwa, was arrested on a warrant. Citizen Contact:

FCSD Board of Directors

FAIRFIELD COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT FAIRFIELD, IOWA BOARD OF DIRECTORS Monday, November 27th, 2017 6:00 pm Special Meeting A.C.T. Building Agenda I. Call to Order

Unemployment Rate Drops Across SE Iowa

The unemployment rate in several south east Iowa counties dropped below 3 percent in October, according to figures released by Iowa Workforce Development. Jefferson

Police/Sheriff/Fire Log

POLICE/SHERIFF LOG: Government Contact: Ambulance assist. Investigation: Report of a theft at Kum & Go. Citizen Contact: Missing vehicle reported at Reed’s Powersports. Arrest:

Police/Sheriff/Fire Log

POLICE/SHERIFF LOG: Arrest: Chad Kenneth Pepper, of Washington, was arrested and charged with 5th degree theft. Arrest: Christopher Paul was arrested and charged with

FCSD Public Facilities Committee

FAIRFIELD COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT FAIRFIELD, IOWA BOARD OF DIRECTORS Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Public Facilities Committee meeting @ A.C.T. BUILDING 403 S. 20th St.,

State Unemployment Rate Drops

Iowa’s unemployment rate dropped to its lowest level since January, 2001, according to the latest report from Iowa Workforce Development, released Friday. The seasonally

Police/Sheriff/Fire Log

POLICE/SHERIFF LOG: Citizen Contact: Burglary reported in the 300 block of Jefferson Avenue. Investigation: Theft reported in the 500 block of W. Madison. Arrest:

Police/Sheriff/Fire Log

POLICE/SHERIFF LOG: Arrest: James Fisher, of Oskaloosa, was arrested on a Wapello County warrant. Investigation: Criminal mischief reported in the 1000 block of S.

Open Enrollment Through December 15

The beginning of the open enrollment period for Iowans purchasing or changing their individual health coverage has begun. The enrollment period runs from November

Classic 96 is Off the Air

Due to an electrical issue, 95.9 Classic 96 is currently off the air. We hope to be up and running again before noon. Thank

Free Well Water Testing

The Jefferson County Environmental Health Department is taking part in the Iowa Well Survey. Free well water testing for total coliform bacteria, E-coli bacteria,

Kiwanis Kids Day Tomorrow

The tent is up. Kiwanis Kids Day is tomorrow. The 51st annual event begins with the traditional Pancake Breakfast kicking off the festivities at

Police/Sheriff/Fire Log

POLICE/SHERIFF/FIRE LOG:   Citizen Contact: Seized counterfeit bill from First national Bank.   Citizen Contact: Report of an assault at Parkview Care Center.  

Iowans Assist Irma Recovery

Alliant Energy trucks hit the road early Tuesday morning to assist in the massive effort to restore power across Florida following Hurricane Irma.  

Pheasant Numbers may be Down

The Iowa roadside pheasant survey, conducted during the first two weeks of August, are not lining up with what is being reported from the

FCSD Board of Directors

FAIRFIELD COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT FAIRFIELD, IOWA BOARD OF DIRECTORS August 28, 2017 ACT Office, 403 S 20th St, Fairfield Work Session 6:00 pm Special

Fairfield Wayfinding Commission

Fairfield Wayfinding Commission Fairfield Arts & Convention Center Conference Room 200 N Main St. August 24, 2017 at 5:00 PM Agenda I. Call to

Miller Wins District 82 Seat

Democrat Dr. Phil Miller has beaten Republican Travis Harris in the Iowa House District 82 Special Election. Miller’s big showing in Jefferson County made

Private: Police/Sheriff/Fire Log

POLICE/SHERIFF LOG: Arrest: Joshua Randall Meth, of Fairfield, was arrested and charged with driving while barred Investigation: Theft reported from a vehicle in HyVee parking

Private: Fairfield City Council

FAIRFIELD CITY COUNCIL AGENDA SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS JULY 17, 2017 AT 12:00 PM     CALL TO ORDER     ROLL

Private: Planning & Zoning Commission

AGENDA FAIRFIELD PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION MONDAY, JULY 17, 2017, 6:00 P.M. 118 SOUTH MAIN STREET, CITY HALL           I.                  

Private: Police/Sheriff/Fire Log

POLICE/SHERIFF LOG: Arrest: Charlie Thomas Chessir, of Fairfield, was arrested and charged with public intoxication, disorderly conduct and trespass Citizen Contact: Counterfeit bill reported

Private: Hope For Life Benefit Saturday

Depression affects approximately 19 million American annually. Bi-Polar Disorder affects over 5 and a half million American adults and anxiety disorders cost Americans over

Private: Suspended Sentence For Schafer

52 year old Catherine Schafer, former president of Fairfield Little League, charged with theft and ongoing criminal mischief against both Jefferson County Little League

Private: DNR to Reduce Deer Tags

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has approved a move to reduce the number of deer tags to hunters in an effort to maintain

Hydrant Flushing Begins Today

The Water Department will be starting the annual spring/summer hydrant flushing today. Flushing will be divided into three sections: 1) North Section, north of

City Council Meets Tonight

The Fairfield City Council meets tonight. The Council will consider requesting a special election to extend the Local Option Sales and Service Tax within

Grassley Visits Fairfield

Iowa United States Senator Chuck Grassley was in Southeast Iowa Friday morning. After a visit with Kiwanians in Ottumwa, Grassley made a stop at

Police/Sheriff/Fire Log

POLICE/SHERIFF LOG: Citizen Contact: Suspicious activity reported Investigation: Report of Credit Card fraud. Arrest: Truitt Baxter arrested for providing false information to sex offender

Fairfield City Council

FAIRFIELD CITY COUNCIL AGENDA CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS JULY 10, 2017 7:00 P.M.     CALL TO ORDER     ROLL CALL      CONSENT

Batavia Days This Weekend

Batavia Days kicks off today, through Saturday in Batavia. Take a painting class tonight at 6 in the community building.  The Garden Tractor Pull

Public Health Update

At this time, immunization clinics are not being held at Jefferson County Public Health. We are currently awaiting the appointment of a physician to

Thanksgiving In July

The Lord’s Cupboard of Jefferson County is proud to partner with Hy-Vee and KMCD to host Thanksgiving in July, a community-wide hunger-relief drive. Thanksgiving

FEDA Relocates Downtown

Earlier this week, Fairfield Economic Development Association [FEDA] relocated their offices to 101 North Court Street, located within Iowa State Bank’s downtown building. Prior,

4th of July Celebrations Relatively Calm

Other than several reports to local law enforcement regarding noise disturbances, 4th of July celebrations around Fairfield were relatively calm. There were no reports

Accident Injures Three From Keosauqua

A single vehicle auto accident Monday night in Clark County, Missouri injured three from Southeast Iowa. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol crash

Hobby Lobby Opens in Ottumwa

After a “soft opening” last Friday, Hobby Lobby opened a new store in Ottumwa with a grand opening ceremony, Monday. The 55,000 square foot

FEDA Manufacturing Job Fair Tomorrow

In response to the layoff of employees at the foundry, formerly owned by Fairfield Castings, LLC, the Fairfield Economic Development Association will hold a

Fireworks Shows Tonight

  There will be several fireworks show across southeast Iowa tonight. Ottumwa celebrates with a fireworks show beginning at dusk at Greater Ottumwa Park.

Fireworks Safety Tips

Using fireworks on our nation's birthday is as traditional as cookouts and parades. And it is equally safe if a few common sense rules

Celebrate the 4th at Waterworks Park

  The City of Fairfield celebrates Independence Day at Waterworks Park July 4th. Food vendors, yard games, beach volleyball in the afternoon and a

Police/Sheriff/Fire Log

POLICE/SHERIFF LOG: ​Investigation: Report of a theft at Walmart Citizen Contact: Disturbance reported at Jackson Trailer Court Citizen Contact: ​Anonymous female caller advising an