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Beggar’s Night

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Beggar’s night this year will be on October 31st from 5-8pm.



9.18.19 Council Meeting Minutes

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SEPTEMBER 18, 2019

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council Members Jaeckel, Bennett, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Others in attendance were Nancy Buss from Hall Engineering, Delvin Dresser, Earle Pescatore, Beatrize Dantzler, Bill Pardock, Karen Mattley, Cathy Couchman, Jared Chambers, employees Clark, Davis, Trower and Mastin, Jen Reed from the Time Republican and the City clerk.

Nancy Buss advised the Council that although a permit has been issued for the Water Systems Improvements-2019 Project, an IDNR review of the plans has shown the need for additional engineering/site work in areas where a water main and storm sewer cross. This is a new requirement that has come about in the last 30 days. Because of this, the bids for this project were not opened on September 16th as scheduled. … Read More »



9.05.19 – Council Meeting Minutes

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SEPTEMBER 5, 2019

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council Members Jaeckel, Bennett, Holmes and Rodgers. Council Member Rupe was absent. Others in attendance were Delvin Dresser, Caleb Housh, Dave Daughton, City legal counsel Verle Norris, employee Brandon Trower, newspaper representatives and the City clerk.

Caleb Housh was present to answer questions, provide information, and ask that the City allow Lockridge Networks to place an antenna on the water tower. After much discussion, Holmes made the motion to have Housh begin preparing a contract for the City’s consideration. Rodgers seconded. Ayes-Jaeckel, Bennett, Holmes and Rodgers. Nays-none. After the contract is drafted, it will be sent to the City’s legal counsel to look over and then presented to the Council for the City’s … Read More »



8.05.19 – Council Meeting Minutes

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AUGUST 5, 2019

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council Members Bennett, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Council Member Jaeckel was absent. Others in attendance were Nancy Buss from Hall Engineering, Guest Council Member John Rider, Brandon Trower, Clerk trainee Cheryl Mastin, newspaper representatives and the City clerk.

Mayor Moorman introduced Clerk trainee Cheryl Mastin.

Guest Council Member John Rider was introduced to the Council.

Mayor Moorman called to order the Public Hearing regarding the plans, specifications, form of contract and estimated costs for the Sanitary Sewer System Rehabilitation 2019 Project. The clerk reported that City hall received neither oral nor written comments prior to the meeting. Holmes made the motion to close the public hearing. Rupe seconded. Ayes-Bennett, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Nays-none.

Nancy Buss, … Read More »



8.21.19 Council Meeting Minutes

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AUGUST 21, 2019

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council Members Jaeckel, Bennett, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Others in attendance were Bill and Nancy Buss from Hall Engineering, Jared Chambers, City’s legal counsel Verle Norris, Guest Council Member John Rider, Fire Chief Bryan Wallace, clerk trainee Cheryl Mastin, Jen Reed from the Times Republican and the City clerk.

Nancy Buss advised the Council that plans and specs for both the Street Project 2019 and the Water Project 2019 are complete. The City will receive copies of both sets the first of next week.

Holmes made the motion to approve Resolution 2019-35, a Resolution Ordering Construction of the Water System Improvements-2019 Project in the City of Corydon, Iowa, Setting Public Hearing on Proposed Plans, Specifications, Form of Contract and Estimated … Read More »



7.08.19 – Council Meeting Minutes

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JULY 8, 2019

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council Members Jaeckel, Bennett, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Others in attendance were guest council member Brady Hackney, Malisha Hagan, John Buttz, Josh Shields, Nancy Buss from Hall Engineering, City employees Brandon Trower and Laredo Davis, Jen Reed from the Times Republican and the City clerk.

Guest Council member Brady Hackney was introduced and welcomed by the Council.

Nancy Buss from Hall Engineering was present to provide the Council with an update on current projects.
1. Sewer rehab project-Has been put out for bids. Bids will be opened on July 31st and the public hearing will be held at the August 5th Council meeting.
2. Water main project-Hall should have the application to the IDNR in a couple weeks.
3. Street … Read More »



7.24.19 Council Meeting Minutes

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JULY 24, 2019

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council members Jaeckel, Holmes, and Rupe. Bennett and Rodgers were absent. Others in attendance were Jared Chambers, David Rhodes, Don Seams, Verle Norris, John Rider, Jen Reed from the Times Republican and the City clerk.

Chambers advised the Council that the committee has approved the Council’s proposed changes to the document “Request for Proposals 2019 Streets Condition Survey, City of Corydon, Iowa”, and would like to move forward with mailing the RFP’s to engineering firms.

Holmes made the motion to approve submitting the RFP’s as amended with the deadline date for proposals to be September 3rd at 4:00 p.m. Jaeckel seconded. Ayes-Jaeckel, Holmes and Rupe. Nays-none.

David Rhodes was present to talk with the Council about a … Read More »



6.10.19 – Council Meeting Minutes

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JUNE 10, 2019

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council Members Jaeckel, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Council Member Bennett was absent. Others in attendance were Jared Chambers, Brandon Trower, the City clerk and Rhonda Bennett from the Times Republican.

Hall Engineering rescheduled for the next meeting.

Jared Chambers presented the Council with a preliminary draft of the “Request For Proposals-2019 Streets Condition Survey”. The Finance, Street, and Water & Sewer committees will meet separately to review the document and have a response ready for Chambers at the June 26th meeting.

Council Member Bennett and daughter Aubrey Bennett arrived. The Council welcomed Aubrey as the Guest Council Member for the month of June.

The Mayor asked for good cause business.
1. Moorman reported that a second snow plow truck … Read More »



6.26.19 Council Meeting Minutes

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JUNE 26, 2019

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council Members Jaeckel, Bennett, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Others in attendance were Jared Chambers, Levi Larson, newspaper representatives and the City clerk.

Hall Engineering was unable to attend as planned due to a death in the family.

Mayor Moorman reported a discussion with the new transportation director at Wayne Community School. The director has expressed concerns with the timing of the street improvements on S. West Street.

Moorman also advised that he had placed a call to the IDOT asking for the late start date on the Highway 2 resurfacing project. He was told that the project won’t be let for bids until December and possibly later.

Bennett made the motion to approve Resolution 2019-27, a Resolution Setting Public Hearing … Read More »



5.22.19 Council Meeting Minutes

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MAY 22, 2019

Present were Council Members Jaeckel, Bennett, Holmes, Rupe, Rodgers, Mayor Moorman, and guest Council Member Nick Emerson. Others in attendance were Heidi Bellon, Harriett Gustafson, Glenn Williamson, Leona Darrah, Bill and Nancy Buss from Hall Engineering, newspaper representatives and the City clerk.

At 7:01 p.m., Mayor Moorman called to order the Public hearing regarding action to institute proceedings to enter into a general fund municipal library lease agreement with lease payments thereunder in an amount not to exceed $100,000. The clerk reported no oral or written comments received by City Hall. There being no further objections or comments, Jaeckel made the motion close the public hearing. Holmes seconded. Ayes-Jaeckel, Bennett, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Nays-none.

Jaeckel made the motion to approve Resolution 2019-24, a Resolution approving and authorizing a General Fund Municipal Library Building Lease … Read More »





About Corydon

Corydon is located in South Central Iowa in Wayne County. We are a small city of 1585 persons, the largest of 9 cities in the county. Corydon hosts the Wayne County Courthouse on a very charming square in the center of the city. There are two major parks, one with a nine-hole golf course and aquatic center, the other with a 58 acre lake with campgrounds, disc golf course, fishing and a nearby walking trail.

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