Oskaloosa’s curbs will be an eye sore for at least a week longer. City officials have postponed the widely popular City-Wide Cleanup. UPDATE: The city has announced the city-wide cleanup has been rescheduled for the week of May 5th. More details to follow.
It's well known that the city's streets are rough and bumpy, and the city is fixing them as quickly as the money will allow. But when a little extra cash is available to spend on an additional improvement project, the city council has a tough time deciding how to spend it. It met in a work session on Tuesday night to talk about ways of spending more than half-a-million dollars.
Water Board Trustees vote 2-1 to sue the city for removing Errin Keltner from the water board. The board's attorney will now file a petition with the Iowa Courts. But city officials say that decision is invalid.
Oskaloosa will be well-represented at the Drake Relays this week. Ten students from the Oskaloosa High School boys and girls track and field teams will participate in the event on April 25 and April 26.