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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Tax Abatement applications due Feb 1 by 5 PM

RESIDENTIAL TAX ABATEMENT APPLICATIONS DUE FEBRUARY 1

What is the Tax Abatement Program?

Tax abatement is a program used to encourage and stimulate rehabilitation of existing and new housing. The City of Marshalltown has enacted into law the Urban Revitaliz...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Marshalltown continues to make progress in the first ever implementation of VALOR

FROM:           Michelle Spohnheimer, Housing & Community Development Director

DATE:            January 15, 2019

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

2019 MPD CITIZENS ACADEMY - REGISTRATION OPEN

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The 2019 MPD Citizens Police Academy will begin March 19. Please help us pass the word by forwarding the link below to anyone you believe would enjoy the experience. If you have not attended, and are interested, now is the time! Please join us!

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

PHONE SCAM ALERT - Social Security Fraud

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PHONE SCAM ALERT

MPD received a report about a phone scam circulating in the area. A caller identifies themselves as an officer with the Social Security Administration. The caller claims to be investigating a fraud. The caller will tell you that there is a...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Marshalltown Fire Department Responds To Recent Fires

In the past 48 hours the Marshalltown Fire Department (MFD) has responded to three (3) structure fires, two (2) residential and one (1) commercial. On January 7, 2019 at 12:41 am, MFD personnel responded with Marshalltown Police Department (MPD) and Unity...

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Posted on: December 28, 2018

MPD Seeks Help Locating Fugitive

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The Marshalltown Police Department would like the public’s assistance in locating Jose Alfaro-Gamino (65 years, 5’8” tall, approximately 180 lbs.) of Marshalltown. Mr. Alfaro-Gamino currently has active arrest warrants for harassment and assault from an i...

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Armed Robbery

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MEDIA RELEASE: 12/20/18

RELEASED BY: Sgt Sadie Weekley

On Wednesday, December 19, 2018, at approximately 1738 hours an armed robbery was reported at American Family Insurance located in the 10 Block of East Southridge in Marshalltown.  An unknown s...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

MPD Make Arrest in Sept 2018 Express Mart Burglary

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MEDIA RELEASE: 11/15/18

POLICE MAKE ARREST IN SEPTEMBER 2018 EXPRESS MART BURGLARY

On September 16, 2018, at 12:58 am, officers responded to the Express Mart (229 N 13th St) on the report of an alarm. When officers arrived, they discovered a recent burglary...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

Marshalltown Snow Ordinance REMINDER

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As we prepare for the winter season, the Marshalltown Police Department would like to remind residents of parking regulations during winter storms. 

The City will typically declare a winter storm emergency if there is a forecast of two or more inc...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

I-PLEDGE Tobacco Program

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MEDIA RELEASE: 10/16/18

The Marshalltown Police Department has taken a pledge to keep tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products out of the hands of Marshalltown area youth. 

Known as the I-PLEDGE, the program is a partnership with the Iowa A...

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