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Water, wages on three metro area city council agendas

Posted March 17, 2017

Next Monday, March 20 – two of the biggest issues we are fighting at the Statehouse will see action at three metro-area city council meetings. It’s critical that we mobilize our members to pressure the city councils in Ankeny, Des Moines, and West Des …

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Joni Ernst in Iowa Friday March 17

Posted March 14, 2017

Sen. Joni Ernst will be holding two town hall meetings on Friday, March 17. Town halls are a great opportunity to raise our issues and hold elected officials accountable back home in their districts to we the people. Sen. Ernst’s town halls will be Fri …

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Master Matrix Community Meetings Tour

Posted March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement has scheduled a tour of community meetings across the state to gather input from Iowans on how to strengthen the Master Matrix. The first stop on the tour was in Charles City on March 2. Tw …

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CCI members blast DSM City Council for caving to Big Ag

Posted February 21, 2017

February 20, 2017 Today, members of Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (CCI) spoke at the Des Moines City Council meeting to oppose HF 316, a bill introduced last week that would dismantle the Des Moines Water Works (DMWW) board of directors and d …

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Emergency clean water meeting with Bill Stowe & Graham Gillette

Posted February 17, 2017

We just found out about a new bill (HF 316) that would dismantle the Des Moines Water Works (DMWW) board and distribute the utility’s assets to surrounding cities – which would kill the DMWW’s lawsuit.

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