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Beat the Bitter schedule announced

Forget hibernating and embrace winter with the passion of Norsemen. North Liberty’s Beat the Bitter is set to return with a week full of activities January 28 through February 3, 2018, for fun on the bleakest days of the year. Registration for winter games and good cheer is available at beatthebitter.com. Highlights include outdoor ice […]

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Winter 2018 activity guide is now available

North Liberty’s winter activity guide, covering programs from January through April 2018, is now available. Registration for most programs starts Dec. 4. Highlights include new recreation programs Couch Potato to 5K, Motion Madness, Family Focus nights and American Sign Language classes for kids. Returning favorites include the Holiday Vendor Fair and soccer and the annual Easter Egg Hunt. The […]

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Reminders for snow and winter weather

With winter weather in the the forecast, the City of North Liberty wants to reminds residents about snow emergencies and other snow procedures. Snow Emergencies Snow emergencies go into effect automatically when there is two inches of snowfall or when one is declared by city administration. The goal of the city’s snow ordinance is to […]

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Thanksgiving hours for 2017

Hours for city offices and services will adjusted next week for Thanksgiving. Regular hours will be held except for the following: On Wednesday, Nov. 22, the North Liberty Community Library will close early, at 6 p.m. On Thursday, Nov. 23, and Friday, Nov. 24, the North Liberty Community Library, the recreation center and all city […]

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Police respond to threats to Liberty High School

On the evening of Nov. 16, 2017, the North Liberty Police Department received reports of an anonymous chat on Instagram threatening harm at Liberty High School on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, and naming an individual student. The police notified the Iowa City Community School District and continued to investigate the situation with the collaboration of […]

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Precautionary drinking water advisory lifted

Following a water main break earlier this week, we issued a precautionary drinking water advisory for a limited number of our water customers pending testing to confirm their drinking water system remained uncontaminated. This morning, the second of two samples taken 24 hours apart tested negative, and the advisory has been lifted.

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Emergency road closure due to force main break on W Zeller Street

Emergency utility work on Wednesday, Nov. 15, will require the closure of West Zeller Street between Zeller Crossing and Sugar Creek Lane. This work is required because, around 1:06 p.m., North Liberty staff learned that the sanitary force sewer main on W. Zeller Street between Zeller Crossing and Sugar Creek Lane, was broken by a […]

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Leaf pickup extended through November 2017

North Liberty will extend its curbside leaf collection through the end of November. Leaves should be at the curb, and clear of obstacles such as parked cars, no later than Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017. Leaf collection will stop in the event of snow fall. If residents have additional leaves after collection ceases, they can bag […]

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Drinking water advisory issued on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017

Update Nov. 16: As required, two samples taken 24 hours apart have tested negative and the advisory has been lifted. Update Nov. 15: The first of two samples, required to be taken 24 hours apart, was tested clean. The results of the second sample, taken Wednesday morning, are expected Thursday. Should that sample also test […]

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Zeller Street water service interruption

Update 2:20 a.m.: service has been restored and the precautionary water advisory is in effect. Update 8:30 p.m.: During the repair, one of the shutoff values broke, which will delay service restoration. Update 7:30 p.m.: the main has been repaired and service is expected to be restored within the hour. The precautionary boil advisory in […]

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