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PolkCo-IA AirQuality
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PolkCo-IA AirQuality

As Air Quality Awareness Week comes to an end @PolkCoIAAirQ encourages you to continue learning about Air Quality and checking your local AQI daily. Subscribe to AQI notifications at https://t.co/OObrskaUP0 #AQAW2020 #BetterAirBetterHealth #EPAat50

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5/8/2020

Public Works News
ROAD CLOSURE - NE 72nd Street/NE Yoder Drive between NE Bluff Drive and NE 134th Avenue, and NE 126th Avenue east of NE 68th Street

Please be advised that NE 72nd Street/NE Yoder Drive between NE Bluff Drive and NE 134th Avenue, and NE 126th Avenue east of NE 68th Street will be closed beginning Tuesday, June 2, 2020 as part of a Bridge Replacement Project. This road will be closed to through traffic for approximately twelve (12) weeks. If you have any questions concerning this project, please contact Polk County Public Works at (515) 286-3705 or by email at publicworks@polkcountyiowa.gov. Click read more for project location and posted detours.

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6/1/2020

PolkCo-IA AirQuality
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PolkCo-IA AirQuality

RT @AIRNow: Distance learning with your students and kids? You can use our resources for stay-at-home environmental lessons and activities…

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5/8/2020

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Norwoodville Sanitary Sewer – NE Broadway Ave. – East Phase

The Contractor has begun work on the sanitary sewer extension planned in Norwoodville for 2020.

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6/1/2020

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PUBLIC WORKS BUILDING CLOSED TO PUBLIC ACCESS

Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, the Polk County Public Works Department offices at 5885 NE 14th Street will be closed to public access until further notice. Our office will still be conducting business online or via telephone during normal business hours. Operating Hours: Monday - Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (3:30 p.m. During COVID-19 Pandemic)

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4/24/2020

PolkCo-IA AirQuality
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PolkCo-IA AirQuality

RT @WeAre4CleanAir: AQAW 2020 - To contain the coronavirus pandemic, billions of people are staying at home having a dramatic impact on air…

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5/7/2020

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COVID-19 Response

Until further notice, the Polk County Public Works Department offices at 5885 NE 14 St. will be closed to public access, however, the office will still be conducting business online or via telephone between the hours of 7:00 am to 3:30 pm M-F.

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4/23/2020

PolkCo-IA AirQuality
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PolkCo-IA AirQuality

Air Quality Awareness Week continues with our focus today on Air Quality Around the World. Curious how different the AQI looks around the globe? @AIRNow DOS collects AQ Monitoring data from U.S. embassies and consulates around the world. #AQAW2020 https://t.co/hhUbR6qxrb

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5/7/2020

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Weed Commission Season to begin

The 2020 Weed Commission season will begin on May 4, 2020. Complaints can be sent to weedcommission@polkcountyiowa.gov

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4/22/2020

PolkCo-IA AirQuality
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PolkCo-IA AirQuality

RT @WeAre4CleanAir: The American Lung Association reports that 2.5 million kids and 10.6 million adults with asthma live in counties with n…

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5/5/2020

PolkCo-IA AirQuality
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PolkCo-IA AirQuality

Air Quality Awareness Week 2020 will be celebrated May 4 – 8. The theme this year is Better Air, Better Health! Our goal is to promote events that increase air quality awareness and encourage people to check the Air Quality Index (AQI) daily. #AQAW2020

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5/5/2020

Emergency Curfew Order for Polk County In Effect from 9 PM to 5 AM Until Further Notice Polk County Curfew