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2020 Davenport Census graphic
Meginnis gives Census update
07/13/2020
City continues to reach out as Census enumerators will soon begin knocking on doors
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W Locust St Resurfacing Begins Mon Jul 13
W Locust St Resurfacing Begins Mon Jul 13
07/10/2020
W Locust will be down to one lane of travel in each direction....
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W 46th St Resurfacing
W 46th St Resurfacing
07/10/2020
W 46th St will be closed between Marquette and just east of Warren St...
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Fire Chief Mike Carlsten addresses City Council ahead of firefighters being sworn in
Four new firefighters sworn
07/09/2020
Firefighters had their training condensed and completed on shift because of COVID-19
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City Administrator's second quarter update
City Administrator's 2nd quarter update released
07/09/2020
Employees get training on recognizes promotions, provides construction update; highlights programs and initiatives
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Riverfront Railroad Track Restoration
Riverfront Railroad Track Restoration
07/07/2020
S Marquette closed at River Dr beginning Mon Jun 15th for crossing
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Jersey Ridge Rd | Water Main and Resurfacing
Jersey Ridge Rd | Water Main and Resurfacing
07/01/2020
Jersey Ridge closed between Garfield and George Washington...
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Division St Improvements | 5th to 9th Streets
Division St Improvements | 5th to 9th Streets
06/30/2020
Division St closed to northbound traffic between 4th and 9th Streets...
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Safe, stable and welcoming community
Mayor Matson's State of the City address
06/30/2020
Mayor touts Davenport's well-protected community, sustainable infrastructure, fiscal vitality, welcoming neighborhoods, high performing government and vibrant region
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Davenport's Star Spangled Extravaganza logo for July 3 fireworks postponed
Star Spangled Extravaganza Postponed
06/29/2020
City Council responded to community for Independence Day fireworks but due to public safety concerns is postponed
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Bridge Improvements on Division St at Duck Creek Bridge
Bridge Improvements on Division St at Duck Creek Bridge
06/25/2020
Check out the progress on the Division St Bridge over Duck Creek...
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Figge Art Museum
Davenport ranked among best American cities
06/23/2020
Report places city 29th of 100; noting prosperity and cultural amenities in rankings for cities of 100,000 to 500,000 population
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E 53rd St Reconstruction | Brady to Eastern
E 53rd St Reconstruction | Brady to Eastern
06/19/2020
Eastbound E 53rd St is detoured, one lane of westbound only between Brady and Eastern...
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Project Abandons 1930's Sewer Interceptor
Project Abandons 1930's Sewer Interceptor
06/12/2020
Updates on Abandoning the City's 1930's Sewer Interceptor
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Main St Sewer Improvements
Main St Sewer Improvements
06/12/2020
Main St will be closed between River Dr and approximately 3rd St...
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2020 Flood Response
2020 Flood Response
06/11/2020
Mississippi River hovering 13 FT for the next week or more...
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Mayor Mike Matson speaks at a press conference about unrest, announcing curfew
Mayor Matson's statement about unrest, curfew starts at 9 p.m.
06/01/2020
"Damage and bodily harm don't promote justice;" curfew starts at 9 p.m.
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Davenport Public Library logo
Davenport Main library to reopen
05/29/2020
Access is limited, so patrons will be required to utilize services within 15 minutes of entering
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Slopertown Rd Reconstruction
Slopertown Rd Reconstruction
05/22/2020
Slopertown Rd will be closed between Harrison and Division Streets...
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Pools closed in 2020 graphic
Municipal pools to remain closed
05/18/2020
COVID-19 keeps pools, aquatic centers closed; decision on spraygrounds still to be made
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Better Roads Ahead Davenport
Better Roads Ahead Davenport
05/16/2020
City launches new website and text alerts...
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What's open and what's closed graphic
City buildings maintain limited access
05/15/2020
City resources can be accessed online; library to re-open Fairmount drive-through window
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W 2nd St Sewer Main Replacement Project
W 2nd St Sewer Main Replacement Project
05/14/2020
W 2nd St closed between Marquette and Fillmore...
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Party in the Park logo
Summer 2020 Party in the Park Cancelled
05/08/2020
This year's expanded event returns with an eighth date
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Governor extends closures of businesses and public gathering places for Davenport, Scott County
Governor extends closures of businesses and public gathering places for Davenport, Scott County
04/30/2020
Governor extends closures of businesses and public gathering places for Davenport, Scott County
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Elm and 13th St Railroad Overpass/Bridges
Elm and 13th St Railroad Overpass/Bridges
04/25/2020
Elm St and 13th St railroad bridges/overpasses...
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2019/2020 Snow and Ice Event Response
2019/2020 Snow and Ice Event Response
04/17/2020
Teams will spot treat roads this morning...
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The entrance to Costco on 53rd Street
City leaps forward since last Leap Day
02/28/2020
Retail, dining and industrial projects have added to Davenport's fabric since last Leap Day in 2016
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Many Projects are Scheduled for the 2020 Construction Season
Many Projects are Scheduled for the 2020 Construction Season
02/23/2020
$28 M in Street and Sewer Improvements Scheduled for 2020
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Mayor Mike Matson, Chief Paul Sikorski and Major Jeff Bladel stand with five new officers after their swearing in
Five new DPD officers sworn in
01/07/2020
They begin field officer training immediately after graduating from Iowa Law Enforcement Academy last month
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Officer Epigmenio Canas stands with equipment being sent to Savoonga, Alaska's police department
DPD officer helps Alaska department
01/02/2020
Officer Epigmenio "Peme" Canas raised money to buy equipment for Savoonga Police Department
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Davenport named Best Holiday River Town by River Travel Magazine
Davenport named Best Holiday River Town
12/26/2019
River Travel Magazine notes several holiday events in making pronouncement
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Riverfront concert update graphic
Concerts return to bandshell July 14
07/08/2019
As the water recedes, Riverfront concert series picks up with a celebration with Red, White and Boom!
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Music on the River - Postponed
Music on the River Postponed
06/07/2019
Music on the River - Postponed
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LeClaire Park bandshell under a blue sky
Summer concert series announced
05/24/2019
Find plenty of summer family fun in LeClaire Park with the Music on the River series
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Davenport Direct logo
Stay connected with Davenport Direct
03/17/2019
System allows alerts from several City departments through text, emails phone calls
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Construction of new I-74 Bridge
Construction of new I-74 Bridge
10/12/2018
Find construction updates, view webcam...
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Davenport Police badge and patch graphic
DPD welcomes 8 officers
08/22/2018
Mayor swears in new officers at City Council meeting
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Davenport is ranked 5th in small cities by AmeriCorps
AmeriCorps ranks City 5th
08/07/2018
Davenport in top five for second straight year for per capita number of AmeriCorps members
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Iowa Great Places logo
Davenport named Great Place!
07/24/2018
Designation by Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs makes Main Street Landing eligible for grant funding
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Mayor Frank Klipsch
Community invited to summit
06/01/2018
Mayor Klipsch, Chief Sikorski are looking for positive participation in the Youth Community Action Summit
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Pirate cut-outs that are part of the summer theme of Pirates of Vander Veer
Ahoy for Pirates of Vander Veer
05/31/2018
It won't cost a buck to be a buccaneer as Davenport's botanical park takes on a pirate theme this summer
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Police, Fire offer summer safety tips
05/25/2018
Protect yourself, your family and property with these useful ideas
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Combination of Davenport Police patch and badge
Mayor announces summit
05/21/2018
Reminds residents to lock cars as he announces one-day event focusing on juvenile crime in the community
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Officer Bobby Bytnar holds up the 2018 Respect for Law Award he received from the Davenport Optimist Club
Bytnar gets Respect for Law Award
05/18/2018
21-year veteran received the award from the Davenport Optimist Club
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City Hall cornerstone
City closings for memorial day
05/18/2018
Most city offices and services closed for the holiday
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Smoldering remains of 726 W. 6th St. that was destroyed by fire on May 10, 2018
Fire destroys historic home
05/10/2018
House, dating back to the late 19th century was vacant at the time of the blaze
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