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Posted on: November 30, 2021

Mayor signs proclamation continuing the Public Health Disaster Emergency through December

Mayor Michael L. Hansen signed a proclamation continuing the Public Health Disaster through December 31, 2021. The proclamation continues to encourage residents to follow mitigation measures recommended by the Iowa Department of Public Health. It also enc...

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City of Newton - Administration
Posted on: October 1, 2021

City of Newton officials release statement about TPI Composites potential suspension of production

City officials released the following statement on TPI Composites (TPI) and their plans of a potential suspension of production at their Newton facility later this year. 

“It’s unfortunate that industry specific issues may caus...

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

LIHEAP Provides Heating Assistance

The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) has been established to help qualifying low-income Iowa homeowners and renters pay for a portion of their primary heating costs for the winter heating season.  

When to Apply

Applications for t...

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City of Newton - Administration
Posted on: August 2, 2021

Solicitor’s Permits in Newton

Solicitor Permits Newton

The City of Newton requires a permit for any person who represents themselves, any business, organization, or group soliciting or attempting to solicit from residences, or upon the public right-of-way or street, monies, contributions, or orders for goods,...

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City of Newton - Administration
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Mahaska Communication Group Announces Broadband Expansion to Newton

Mahaska Communication Group

The team at MCG is excited to announce that they are bringing their World-Class Service to the community of Newton.  MCG will make available broadband internet service with speeds up to 2 gigabits per second to every premise in the Newton city li...

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City of Newton's Economic Development Partners
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Comprehensive Plan Community Input Meetings

Community Input Meeting

The City is in the process of setting a vision for the next 10 to 15 years and establish key goals to work toward – and we need residents to get involved! Join us at any of these Community Input Meetings:

  • Wednesday, December 8 from 5:30 - 7 p.m. ...
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City of Newton - Community Development