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Tama County Road closings, water, construction

Tama County Engineer’s Office advisories: •Tama County Road 360th west out of Chelsea was closed Friday morning, May 29, due to water over roadway. •Tama County X Avenue west to 380th Street and X Avenue south of W Avenue to 390th Street - 5.4 miles- was closed due to water over the ...

Tama SWCD to host June 23 soil health event, “Beefing” Up Your Soil

Tama SWCD to host June 23 soil health event, “Beefing” Up Your Soil Join Tama Soil & Water Conservation District for its 2020 soil health event on June 23! It will begin at 3:00 p.m. at 2587 130th Street in rural Traer. There will be emphasis on integrating cattle and soil health. ...

Enjoy the outdoors at Tama County parks

Tama County Conservation parks and wildlife areas have remained open for day-use through the pandemic, with recommended closures and practices in place. We always see an influx of visitors at the park in April and May as the weather warms, but this year we saw higher than usual numbers. ...

Tama Library will start to offer services again on Monday, June 1

The library will be opening in Phases to protect the health of staff and patrons. Phase 1: Curbside service: Reserve your books now online at tama.lib.ia.us. Click on the Card Catalog/picture of books. Or you may call the library at 641-484-4484 to reserve your books. Staff will find ...

Toledo Library has reopened by appointment

The Toledo Public Library reopened by appointment beginning Tuesday, May 26, 2020. New temporary hours for the library will be Monday thru Friday from 10-5. The library will continue to offer Curbside service to those that still wish to use it. Contact the library at 641-484-3362 or ...

Toledo Respiratory Illness Clinic transitions to normal procedures

UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine – Tama / Toledo, located at 1307 S. Broadway Street in Toledo, partially served as a designated respiratory illness clinic starting April 20. The clinic has now returned to exclusively providing family medicine services and appointments as health care ...

A week away- June 5- It’s Farmers Market Time

The Toledo Farmers’ Market is excited to start the season, but obviously with concerns about safety of both our vendors and our customers. The following changes have been made to the market effective for the 2020 season, until it is deemed safe to do otherwise. This will not be the year to ...

Property rezonings pave way for new business developments in Toledo, Iowa

An adjustment to the plat of Chyma’s Second Addition and the final plat were approved by the City Council on a 5-0 vote Monday night, May 11 meeting in an internet Zoom electronic session because of COVID-19 precautions. It is another step paving the way for a $10 million assisted living and ...