April 7, 2015 City of Manawa Election Results:
Mayor John Smith – 94 votes.
1st Ward Alderperson Jake Timm – 30 votes.
2nd Ward Alperperson Alice M. Brown – 30 votes.
3rd Ward Alderperson Richard Brost – 2 write-in votes.
2nd Street Project – will start on Monday, April 6, 2015. The project will be completed before the first of July. The contractors have stated that they will make every attempt to keep one lane of traffic open at all times, including the intersections. If water needs to be shut off you will have at least a 24 hour notice. Please call City Hall at 596-2577 if you have any questions.
Brush Pickup – The City picks up brush the 1st Monday of every month starting in May – October. Please have your brush at the curb before that Monday. The brush must be no longer than 6 feet in up to 3 feet bunches and must lay horizontal with the curb.
Burning – Yard waste can be burned in the months of April and May. Burning hours are 4pm – 9pm.
Summer Rec – Softball and t-ball signups are done during the Summer School Program at the Manawa Elementary on April 22 and 23. There will be no baseball offered.