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  • Forums Scheduled to Educate Public on Community Development Block Grant Funding

    The City of Ames will host two public forums to educate the public on the status and the future of the City’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program and to gather public feedback for its 2016-2017 Annual Action Plan projects.

  • Ames Fire Respond to Smoke Near Power Plant

    Ames Fire Department responded to smoke coming from the refuse derived fuel (RDF) bin located near the Ames Power Plant. At approximately 6 a.m. today, Power Plant employees noticed smoke, called the fire department, and activated the sprinkler system.

  • Airport Road Lanes Closed for Water Main Repair

    A section of the southern lanes (eastbound) of Airport Road will be closed to traffic beginning today (Monday, Feb. 8). Through-traffic will be maintained along Airport Road by routing eastbound and westbound traffic head-to-head in the north lanes.