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Posted on: January 15, 2021

Snow Removal

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Roads are completely covered and travel is not advised for much of the metro. If you don't have to be out, please stay home and stay safe.  A big thank you to the Windsor Heights Public Works crews who are out plowing our streets! Blowin...

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

1/18 Council Work Session

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The Windsor Heights City Council will hold a work session directly following the City Council meeting on 1/18 to discuss job descriptions. The agenda is available to view at windsorheights.org/agendacenter.

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Blizzard Warning: Snow Removal Reminders

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There is a blizzard warning for much of the state including Polk County. Stay safe out there and remember, don't park on the street when it snows and 24 hours after the snowfall ends (City Code 60.10.10). Failure to do so may result in a $25 citation (Cit...
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Posted on: January 13, 2021

1/18/21 Public Hearing

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There will be a public hearing on 1/18 at 6 pm to discuss ordinance No. 21-02 to amend City Code Chapter 55. This proposes changing from a 'cost per trip' fee structure with the Polk County Sheriff's Office for animal control se...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

MWA Calendar Online

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Not sure when the next recycling pickup is? You can access the Metro Waste Authority calendar online.

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

1/18/21 City Council Meeting

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The 1/18/21 Windsor Heights City Council meeting will be conducted on Zoom at 6 pm.

Zoom Meeting Information

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88251263290?pwd=Y3Nuc1NwMTRzZVdzdElVQUwvd2ppZz09 

Meeting ID: 882 5126 3290

Passcode: 084772 

Phone: 1 312 ...

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

Spring Season Ball Field Rentals Online

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Ball field rentals for the spring season can now be made online. Reservations are accepted on a first come first serve basis.

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

January Newsletter Available

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The City of Windsor Heights January newsletter is now available.

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

Pet License Registration Moves Online

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You can now register your pet online. All dogs and cats are required to be licensed in the City of Windsor Heights on an annual basis.

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Posted on: December 30, 2020

Ordinance No. 20-09

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Ordinance No. 20-09 is effective 12/30/20 and amends City Code Chapter 161 to update post-construction stormwater management. This is a minor update to changes that were made in 2019 and provides better guidelines for stormwater management during large co...

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

12/18/20 Road Project Update

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Check out our road construction FAQ for common questions about the road construction projects in Windsor Heights.

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Stage 2: For the week of December 21st, the Contractor will be cleaning up the site and preparing for winter conditions.  ...

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Posted on: December 29, 2020

Winter Yard Waste Collection Reminder

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There are two more chances to get rid of any remaining yard waste before spring. 

  • Winter collection is Saturday, January 2nd and Friday, January 8th. 
  • 2020 stickers for both carts and bags can be used for winter collection. 
  • Christ...
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Posted on: December 11, 2020

12/11/20 Road Project Update

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Check out our FAQ on road construction in Windsor Heights.

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Stage 2: The contractor will finish the concrete work on the east side of the road the week of December 14th. Backfilling behind the curb, around sidewalks, and driveways will be finished up...

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

BCycle Station Coming to Colby Park

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A BCycle electric-assist bike rental station is coming to the City of Windsor Heights. This program is being hosted by the Des Moines Street Collective in collaboration with the City.

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Posted on: December 9, 2020

City Services Online

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Even though City of Windsor Heights buildings are currently closed to the public, there are several City services that are available online. Watch this video to see what is available on windsorheights.org.

City staff is working at this time and is...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

12/4/20 Road Project Update

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69th Street

The anticipated schedule for each stage of the project is in the table below. Please note that these are estimates and may change depending on weather and utility conflicts.

Stage 2: For the week of December 7th, the Contractor will prepping and...

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Posted on: December 3, 2020

City of Windsor Heights December Newsletter

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The December City of Windsor Heights Newsletter is now available! Learn about Lights in the Heights, a possible BCycle station coming to Colby Park, and more.

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

Sign Up for Text or Email Alerts

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Did you know that the City of Windsor Heights sends breaking news via text and email alerts? These alerts will help you stay in the know when there is an emergency or important event in the City.

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Road Construction FAQ

11-24-20 FAQ

What will be done on my street this year? 

  • Allison Avenue: Everything except seeding and final site restoration
  • 69th Street: the road between School St and Mott Ave
  • College Drive: Everything east of the 7800 block
  • University Avenue: the whol...
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Posted on: November 20, 2020

11/20/20 Road Project Update

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University Avenue Updates

The anticipated schedule for each phase of the first half of the project is in the table below. Please note that these are estimates and may change depending on weather and utility conflicts. 

 

Work will only occu...

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

11/13/20 Road Project Update

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College Drive

The anticipated schedule for each stage of the project is in the table below. Please note that these are estimates and may change depending on weather and utility conflicts.

 

Stage 2 (73rd Street to 75th Street):  For the wee...

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City News
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Park Restrooms Closed for the Winter

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The restrooms and drinking fountains are now closed for the winter in Colby Park. They will reopen in early spring.

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Emerald Ash Borer Tree Removal

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Our public works crew has been putting signs on trees that will be removed due to emerald ash borer in Windsor Heights. Residents who leave nearby will also receive a notification on their door. 

The notification states that "This tree is lik...

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

ORDINANCE NO. 20-08

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The City of Windsor Heights will no longer require that signs advertising rental properties be from the City. Previously, City Code had required residents to pay a deposit and use signs provided by the City.  Ordinance no.20-08 was passed on Octo...

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Posted on: October 6, 2020

Park Plan Update

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At the 10/5 City Council meeting, the Councilmembers received and filed the Park Plan. This plan will help us determine the future of what our parks and trails will look like, what projects and amenities are important to our community, and how we&rsqu...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Mid-Project Update: University Ave FAQ & Winter Info

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Mid-Project Update: University Ave FAQ & Winter Info

What is being done to University Ave and how long will it take?

The majority of the work is expected to be completed in 2020, but some work will have to be done in 2021. The project is a complete reco...

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