DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 7, 2019) — Update from Davenport Fire Marshal Jim Morris concerning the incident this morning at The Current.

Fire crews were on scene Thursday morning at The Current in the 200 block of North Main Street in downtown Davenport.

Jim Morris, Fire Marshal says around 10:15AM, an employee inadvertently mixed two chemicals that weren’t compatible. The odor was contained to a small room. Crews quickly evacuated the building.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 6, 2019) — Please mark your calendars and share with your audiences that Mayor Frank Klipsch will deliver the Davenport State of the City Address on Monday, February 25, 2019, at the Rhythm City Casino, 7077 Elmore Avenue. As you know, the Davenport State of the City address is an annual presentation by the Mayor of Davenport. It is a great opportunity to review the accomplishments of the past year, outline the roadmap of long and short term goals for the future, whi

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 5, 2019) — The freezing rain has arrived and it’s expected to last through midnight. A Snow Emergency started at 3PM and will remain in effect through 7AM Wednesday, February 6. Here is the latest update from Public Works:

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 5, 2019) — Individuals planning to use CitiBus for transportation today are encouraged to do so before 4PM. Some or all buses may be removed from service later today due to predicted ice and hazardous travel conditions. Use this link for more information on this event and links to the National Weather Service website, http://www.cityofdave

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 5, 2019) — The National Weather Service has issued an ice storm warning for the Quad Cities beginning at noon today through 6:00AM Wednesday, February 6.

That said, please be advised the Management Update and Mayor/Council Discussion scheduled for 3:30PM this afternoon is cancelled along with the Plan and Zoning Commission meeting at 5:00PM and the 5thWard meeting at 6:00PM with Alderwoman Rita Rawson.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 5, 2019) — Davenport Public Works has issued a Snow Emergency. The Snow Emergency will be in effect from 3:00 pm today through 7:00 am, Wednesday, February 6. Here is the post.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 4, 2019) — You may have noticed the signage already up  in downtown Davenport for the upcoming snow emergency but I thought I would forward to you again the Snow Emergency notice from Public Works.

DAVENPORT IA (January 31, 2019) — As the day gets underway, please be advised that Public Works has posted an update to the City website. Here are a few highlights:

Subzero temperatures are expected to last through the evening, and snow is also likely beginning around noon today, Thursday, January 31. Road conditions could be slick. An inch or more of snow is predicted to fall between 11AM and 11PM. Crews will respond by clearing Posted Snow Routes when the snow starts to fly.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (January 30, 2019) — Here is the latest update from Public Works. Thank you for getting the information to your audiences as soon as possible.

CitiBus will be using City vans and sedans, with minimal passenger capacity, to run regularly scheduled bus routes effective immediately.

The change in service capacity is due to the inability of diesel buses to run in these subzero temperatures.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (January 30, 2019) — The Davenport Public Library's three locations will all close at 5:30PM today, Wednesday, January 30. All three locations will also open late tomorrow, Thursday January 31, at Noon.