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Heavy rains wash out playgrounds and ball fields

Heavy rains wash out playgrounds and ball fields

Penn Meadows, Beaver Kreek and Quail Ridge playground surface areas, and the ball fields are washed out due to the heavy rain this week. The parks crew is working to hopefully have them all repaired for the weekend. Thank you for your patience.

Splash Pad Closed

Splash Pad Closed

The Penn Meadows Park splash pad is temporarily closed while the parks department awaits parts. It is expected to open again for the weekend.

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Board of Appeals

Board Members

July 2014 – June 2018

Marcus Dyer (M)
1205 Deerfield Drive
(309) 928-0364
[email protected]

Terri Alter (F)
466 N. Dubuque St.
(319) 217-0056
[email protected]
Aug 15 – June 18

July 2016 – June 2020

Josephine Bathke (F)
1307 Logan Court
(319) 430-4401
[email protected]

July 2017 – July 2021

Open

Open

The Board of Appeals meets as needed to review matters that have been appealed to the City Council or Planning & Zoning Commission. In order to hear and decide appeals of orders, decisions or determinations made by the building official relative to the application and interpretation of this code, there shall be and is hereby created a board of appeals. The board of appeals shall be appointed by the governing body and shall hold office at its pleasure. The board shall adopt rules of procedure for conducting its business.

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Limitations on Authority

An application for appeal shall be based on a claim that the true intent of this code or the rules legally adopted there under have been incorrectly interpreted, the provisions of this code do not fully apply or an equally good or better form of construction is proposed. The board shall have no authority to waive requirements of this code.

Qualifications

The board of appeals shall consist of members who are qualified by experience and training to pass on matters pertaining to building construction and are not employees of the jurisdiction.

Any questions can be directed to Tom Palmer at (319) 626-5736.

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