City Expenses

Learn more about the fiscal conditions of West Liberty, our current property tax code, and city expenses as the city prepares for the upcoming budget season

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City correspondence with WLFD

Due to a June 3, 2022, extension, both the City and West Liberty Fire & Emergency Departments have continued negations in an effort to find middle ground.

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About the City of West Liberty, Iowa

West Liberty is a resource-rich city with a diverse population and a small-town feel. Our location provides easy access to Interstate 80, Muscatine, Iowa and the Mississippi River, and Iowa City, with the University of Iowa. The community is strong in volunteerism, supportive of education and has a progressive view for the future of our town.

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Temporary Road Closure

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – The police department was asked to assist the railroad by closing Prairie St at the railroad tracks starting at 1pm. They said it would last for a couple of hours. Please plan alternate routes during that... Read More →

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The Rundown (11/21/22)

November 21, 2022 -The Council approved the plans and specifications for the Rainbow/Maxson Street Project. The project will include the reconstruction of the streets and a 10-foot wide walking trail on the north side of Rainbow to the Dutton Sports... Read More →

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Approved: Mayor Ethan Anderson

Ethan Anderson was nominated and approved as Mayor of West Liberty on Monday, Oct. 24, by the city council in a unanimous 5-0 vote during a special city council meeting. “I have all faith in the people that we appointed... Read More →

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November 27, 2022
November 28, 2022
  • Short Stories for Busy People book club

    November 28, 2022  6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer
    Reading section: Planting Sweetgrass

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December 8, 2022
  • The Page Turners book club

    December 8, 2022  6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    A Pho Love Story by Loan Le

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December 19, 2022
  • Short Stories for Busy People book club

    December 19, 2022  11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The Secret Lives of Church Ladies by Deesha Philyaw
    Reading section: Eula

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