Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs designates Iowa Great Places & Cultural & Entertainment Districts

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs today announced that 13 Iowa communities will receive the state’s support through two creative placemaking programs that put the arts, culture and history at the center of creative community development. The department designated new Iowa Great Places in Jefferson, Oskaloosa, Washington and Woodbine, and re-designated Appanoose County/Vermillion…

Hazardous Waste Disposal

City of Washington residents should contact the SEMCO Landfill regarding disposal of household hazardous waste. It is open Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., and Saturday 7:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. The phone number is 319-456-6171. SEMCO Landfill is located at 29997 Highway 78 West, Richland, IA 52585. Additional information from SEMCO regarding hazardous waste…