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How can I view City Council meeting agendas and minutes?

City Council agendas are available after 9:00 a.m. on the Friday prior to a City Council meeting...

What is the make-up of the City Council?

The City Council consists of a Mayor and two Council members elected at large, and one Council...

How can I find a job in Dubuque?

The AccessDubuqueJobs.com website is a collaborative effort of Dubuque organizations to promote...

How much time do I have to remove the snow and ice from my sidewalks following a snowfall?

Sidewalks are required, by ordinance, to be cleaned of snow and ice within a reasonable amount of...

What does Dubuque do to attract and retain businesses?

The City's Economic Development Department works closely with several partner organizations,...

When and where does the City Council meet?

The Dubuque City Council meets on the first and third Monday of each month in the Council Chambers...

What is the "right-of-way"?

Right-of-way (ROW) is land which is owned by the City to provide a location for the construction of...

When will my street be plowed?

During a storm, our operators plow and deice Dubuque's arterial streets as long as it continues to...

How do I have an item placed on a City Council meeting agenda?

The City Clerk's Office coordinates the agenda for all City Council meetings. City Council agenda...

What is the City Council's function in the Council-Manager form of government?

The City Council is the legislative body; its members are the community's decision makers. Power is...

Leaf Disposal Options

There are several things you can do with your leaves:- Mulch the leaves and scatter them on...

Do the buses operate on Memorial Day?

No, The Jule Transit is closed and buses do not run on Memorial Day.

How do I dispose of large items, such as appliances and furniture?

Call the Public Works Department at (563) 589-4250 to schedule a large item collection. Collections...

Does the City trap wild animals?

Animal Control is responsible for the care and control of domesticated animals; therefore, we do not...

Electronic Check and Credit Card Detail

Electronic Check - The amount will be deducted directly from you bank account. Electronic Checks are...

Do the buses run on Christmas Day?

No, The Jule Transit is closed and buses do not run on Christmas Day. 

What is a muffler "retest" citation?

Dubuque Police Department officers have the option of including a "retest" date on citations for a...

Whom do I contact regarding vehicle registration and title information?

Questions regarding vehicle registration, license plates, and title information can be directed to...

Where can I pay a traffic ticket?

A traffic ticket can be paid at the County Clerks office in the Dubuque County Court House. The fine...

How do I retrieve a vehicle that has been impounded/towed?

The following procedure must be completed if the vehicle was impounded/towed for an INSURANCE...

What is the law concerning loud mufflers?

Iowa Code 321.436 and Dubuque Code 9-12-321.436 each indicate that "Every motor vehicle...

Does Dubuque have a "Noise Ordinance" for various activities and what hours is it in effect?

No person shall cause or permit any loud and excessive noise that results in annoyance or discomfort...

How do I reserve a park pavilion?

Park Pavilion Rentals

What number do I call for a non-emergency situation?

For non-emergencies, please call the Dubuque Police Department non-emergency dispatch at (563)...

What type of work/project requires a building permit?

The following are some of the more common projects that require the purchase of a building permit:...