Construction is scheduled to begin early to mid-March on the 16th Avenue SE floodgate. The 16th Avenue Bridge will be closed during construction to vehicular, pedestrian, and cyclist traffic until approximately fall 2020. During construction, trail traffic will be detoured onto the 12th Avenue Bridge.
The fiscal year 2021 budget was presented to the Mayor and City Council in February 2020. The City provides the following services: public safety, public works, solid waste collection, animal control, parking, ground transportation, community development and municipal water and sewer. The City also provides cultural and recreational opportunities through various departments and commissions.
The City of Cedar Rapids is developing a plan for the City’s housing and community development needs, and invites residents to join the conversation on housing needs, community services, barriers, and funding priorities during an open house on Wednesday, February 26.