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"The City of Boone welcomes you to the many services and activities we offer to our citizens and guests. Quality of life is not just a goal, but a reality in Boone. Come join us!"

- Mayor John Slight


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News and Announcements


12/02/2016 Story St railroad crossing closed Sunday 12-4-16 from approximately 11 am to 2 pm for maintenance



12/01/2016 The Boone Public Works Department has announced that a portion of 4th Street, between Carroll and Crawford Streets will be closed this weekend for repairs.  Many may think this won’t be much of an issue, but remember 4th Street is Mamie Eisenhower Avenue between Carroll and Crawford Streets.  Please plan accordingly.  Work is expected to begin Friday and plans call for the work to be completed and the street re-opened Monday, weather permitting.

6/16/2016 Preliminary study of Iowa 17 in Boone County Discussed June 28 at United Community School’ to City’s Facebook and Website.  Include a hyperlink to the DOT website:

6/8/2016 Benton St Improvements Public Notice Meeting


6/1/2016 Crawford Street from 14th St to 17th St is being reconstructed this summer.  Work will begin at the intersection of 14th St and Crawford St on Friday, June 3.  The roadway will be closed for approximately 12-weeks.  If you have any questions, please email:

6/1/2016 Mosquitos spraying will begin Thursday, June 2nd at dusk weather permitting and continue on Tuesday and Thursdays nights until cold weather. Questions email or call 515-432-4211 ext 142.
Pesticide MSDS Sheets

5/23/2016 Consumer Confidence Report-A paper copy can be picked up at City Hall in the Central Business office between 8 am and 5 pm Mon-Fri.
See all of the reports at:

PRESS RELEASE – 04/05/2016
The City of Boone, in partnership with Xenia Rural Water, is working with McClure Engineering Co. on a Source Water and Treatment Feasibility Study.  The goal of the study is to identify methods to continue to provide safe drinking water during periods of high nitrate concentrations.  This could be achieved through incorporating treatment processes to remove the nitrates, or by utilizing alternative water sources with lower nitrate concentrations.  Results will be posted on City’s website when they are available.  

4/4/2016 The City of Boone will begin flushing hydrants on Monday, April 11th weather permitting and continue until fall, please note that when flushing in your area you may experience dirty water.

4/1/2016 Destruction of Noxious Weeds and Growths within the City Limits of Boone. For further information go to the attached file:
Destruction of Noxious Weeds and Growths Within the City Limits of Boone, IA


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