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2020 Spring Clean Up

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The City Wide Spring Clean Up will be held on Thursday, April 23, 2020.

Please do not put anything at the curb before April 16th!

Here is a list of items that will not get picked up:
1. TVs, computers, laptops & any other electronic items prohibited from the landfill.

2. Appliances-washers, dryers, dehumidifiers, dishwashers, microwaves, refrigerators, air conditioners, and stoves.

3. Tires

4. Construction or remodeling materials.

5. Hazardous Waste: automobile batteries, waste oil, oil-based paint.

6. Liquid waste or waste containing free liquids

7. Waste generated outside the City Limits

8. Waste generated by non-residential customers, including businesses, churches, and schools

9. Agricultural waste from farm uses

10. Solid waste containing asbestos or any other hazardous substances.



3.25.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OF CORYDON
REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

The public hearing for the preliminary 20/21 budget was called to order at 7:00 p.m by Mayor Moorman. Present were council members Bennett, Christian, Holmes, Rupe, and Rodgers. Also in attendance were Deputy Clerk – Laticia Stewart, Times Republican Representative – Jen Reed, City employee – Brandon Trower, and Nancy Buss from Hall Engineering.

The Deputy Clerk reported City Hall had not received any written or oral comments.

Holmes made the motion to come out of the public hearing. Bennett seconded. Ayes – Bennett, Christian, Holmes, Rupe, and Rodgers. Nays – none.

The regular Corydon City Council Meeting was called to order by Mayor Moorman. Present was everyone mentioned above. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the council also provided a conference line for the public to call in on. This is in compliance with Iowa … Read More »



3.18.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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SPECIAL SESSION COUNCIL MEETING
REGARDING COVID-19 PREPAREDNESS
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18, 2020

The council meeting was called to order at 6:00 p.m. by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council Members Bennett, Christian, Holmes, Rupe, and Rodgers. Others in attendance were the City employees and Times Republican representative Jen Reed.

The foremost topic was preparedness for COVID-19. Bennett suggested closing City Hall to the public until further notice. Christian reported she spoke with Emergency Management Director, Bill Byrns, who recommended the same thing. The council also discussed the office workers use gloves and disinfectant while handling mail and drop box payments. It was also suggested to let mail and payments set for 24 hours to allow any possible trace of the virus die.

Rodgers made a motion to close City Hall to the public, while employees can still continue working inside-answering phone, taking payments by the drop … Read More »



3.5.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
Thursday, March 5, 2020

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Pro-Tem Nathan Bennett. Present were council members Christian, Holmes, Rodgers and Rupe. Others in attendance were Deputy Clerk in Training Eva Moore, Jen Reed from the Times-Republican, City Crew Lead Brandon Trower, Dan Sales with Cook Insurance, Brian Draper with the Corydon Golf Club, Alyssa Harders with Summer on the Square/Corydon Farmer’s Market and Cassie Shields from the Flower Pot.

Dan Sales presented the council with the renewal for property/casualty/liability insurance for 20/21, and stated that a premium increase has occurred and also explained changes to the policy this year. The city received a dividend check for $5516.49.

Brian Draper addressed the council regarding the Corydon Golf Club. There will be a 100th year celebration coming up with more details … Read More »



2.22.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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CITY OF CORYDON
SPECIAL SESSION COUNCIL MEETING
Saturday, February 22, 2020

The special session council meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Pro-Tem Nathan Bennett at 9:00 a.m. Present were council members Rodgers, Christian, Rupe, and Holmes. Others in attendance were city crew member Brandon Trower and Rhonda Bennett from the Times Republican.

The council discussed employee discipline. Rupe made a motion to accept the terms of employee discipline as recommended by the Mayor. Holmes seconded. Ayes-Rodgers, Christian, Rupe, Holmes, and Bennett.

Holmes made the motion to approve the minutes from the February 6th meeting, but to strike through the bank signature section. Rodgers seconded. Ayes- Rodgers, Christian, Rupe, Holmes, and Bennett.

Christian made the motion to approve the Clerk’s report with exception of software error, pending review, correction, and a resolution of said discrepancy. Holmes seconded. Ayes- Rodgers, Christian, Rupe, … Read More »



2.19.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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FEBRUARY 19, 2020

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Pro-Tem Nathan Bennett. Present were council members Christian, Holmes, Rodgers, and Rupe. Others in attendance were Deputy Clerk in Training Eva Moore, Glenn Williamson, Jen Reed from the Times-Republican, and the Randy Sharp family.
Randy Sharp addressed the council about animal control issues. The council agreed to look into what can be done.
The condition of the streets was brought up. Bennett stated that the city has a ten year plan for street repairs. Rodgers stated that the city only has three employees to repair streets and asked for patience during the winter weather.
Glenn Williamson stated he did not receive a water bill in the mail, but did receive a disconnect notice. He felt that he should not be made to pay the 10% late … Read More »



2.6.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING
Thursday, February 6, 2020

Mayor Pro-tem Nathan Bennett called to order the Public Hearing Regarding Proposed Property Tax Levy for FY-2021. Present were Council Members Christian, Holmes and Rodgers. Mayor Moorman and Council Member Rupe were absent. Others present were Fire Chief Wallace, Sheriff’s Deputy Jim Wiltamuth, Rhonda Bennett from the Times-Republican and Cheryl Mastin. Mastin reported that the notice of the Proposed Property Tax Levy for FY-2021 had been published and posted as required. As of the meeting time, City Hall had received neither oral nor written comments concerning said levy.

Holmes made a motion to close the public hearing. Rodgers seconded. Ayes – Christian, Holmes and Rodgers. Nays – none.

Mayor Pro-tem Nathan Bennett called the regular meeting of the Corydon City Council … Read More »



1.6.20 – Council Meeting Minutes

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January 6, 2020

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council Members Christian, Bennett, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Others in attendance were Dave and Patty Mason, Roger Winslow, Larry Harlan, Dennis Thomas, Jared Chambers, Nicole Sungren/MSA Professional Services, Rhonda Bennett/Times-Republican, Cheryl Mastin and the City Clerk.

The Council gave audience to Nicole Sungren of MSA Professional Services who came to present the completed 10 year Capital Improvement Plan for City of Corydon. The Condition Survey that MSA performed was solicited and paid for by the Donor Advised Fund of Wayne Community Foundation.

Patty Mason was present as the current President of Optimist’s Club and invited the Council to La Bota Mexican Restaurant on Tuesday, January 07, 2020, at 5:30pm to enjoy some Mexican food and learn about … Read More »



1.22.20 Council Meeting Minutes

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January 22, 2020

The regular meeting of the Corydon City Council was called to order by Mayor Dennis Moorman. Present were Council Members Dawn Christian, Nathan Bennett, Kenny Holmes, Stan Rupe, and Amber Rodgers. Also in attendance were Jen Reed-Times-Republican, Brandon Trower-City Crew Lead, and Cheryl Mastin – Clerk in training.

Holmes made a motion to approve Invoice #3 from MSA Professional Services Inc for the amount of $8,555.00 for work done on the 2019 Condition Survey from December 18, 2019 through January 8, 2020. Rodgers seconded. Ayes- Christian, Bennett, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Nays- none.

Rupe made a motion to approve the liquor license renewal for Gasland Express. Seconded by Bennett. Ayes- Christian, Bennett, Holmes, Rupe and Rodgers. Nays- none.

Rodgers made a motion to approve Resolution 2020-04, a resolution approving the Application for Tax Abatement Under the City of Corydon’s Urban Revitalization … Read More »



Street Signs for Sale

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The City of Corydon is selling old street signs that have been replaced.
We have some of each of the following:

Depot St
E Marion
E Monroe

E South
Fairgrounds Rd.
Franklin St.

Greeley St.
Lincoln
Marion

Monroe
N Dekalb

N Franklin
N Greeley
N Lafayette

N West
Newton Rd
Roosevelt

S Dekalb
S East
S Franklin

S Lincoln
S Washington
South St.

Valley Dr.
W Anthony
W Depot

W English
W Maple
W Marion

W Monroe
W Moore
W North

W South
W State
W Steele

Some are 2 signs attached to each other – these are $15
The rest are single signs – these are $10

Come into to City Hall to buy yours today! These will be for sale for a limited time!





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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