City News

 Yard Waste Collection Area

The City’s yard waste collection area is open to Gibbon residents on Monday through Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Residents can drop off leaves, grass clippings, garden waste, branches and small limbs.  For access to the area after regular hours 24/7 a resident can purchase a gate card for $25 at City Hall.

The garbage company will not dump any garbage dumpsters that contain yard waste. It is unlawful to dump yard waste & tree limbs in ditches along county roads and maybe subject to a fine.

There is an ordinance against leaving clippings in the street after mowing and property owners are responsible for mowing alleyways abutting their property. Also City ordinance states that lawns must be kept 8 inches or less.   Residents must also keep their sidewalks clear of debris, foliage and tree branches.

The city’s public recycle dumpster is now located in the yard waste collection area.  This was previously located on Front Street at the former Fox Grain building.

 

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The City is currently taking summer help applications for parks, pool, street, cemetery and golf course.  Applications can be picked up at City Hall

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Gibbon Heritage Center Celebration

The Heritage Center will be celebrating being placed on the National Register of Historic Places.  Beginning on Friday, April 21st at 7:00 p.m. there will be a community hymn sing in the sanctuary of the Heritage Center. On Saturday, April 22nd the Center will open at 10:00 a.m. and at 1:00 p.m. H. Jason Combs, certified appraiser, will be present for a “vintage Treasures Appraisal Show”.  For a fee per item appointments can be made and will be appraised from 1-4 p.m.  At 4:15 p.m. there will be a dedication ceremony for the National Register plaque with special guests.  All are invited to share and witness this historic event. 

Mark your calendars April 21 & 22.

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Please clean up after your pets when

visiting the parks and cemetery

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BOARD OPENINGS

The various advisory boards and commissions are an important component of city government, and provide valuable information to the Mayor and City Council.  Serving on a board or commission is a great opportunity to be involved in your community.

Current Board and Commission Opening:      Golf Board

To be considered for an appointment, please fill out and submit an application which can be picked up at City Hall or online under fees and forms.

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PAYMENT OPTIONS

Automatic withdraw from your bank account can be set up just stop at City Hall and fill out the authorization form.

The city is now accepting credit card payments online. Click here for more information.

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