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" We invite you to please take a look around our town. Here you will find a warm friendly town with an atmosphere to grow your dreams! "

Welcome to Cascade, Iowa

Cascade, Iowa is entered in Dubuque County near the borders of Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin. The Cascade Chamber of Commerce invites you to visit a "Place We Call Home".

Cascade Area Businesses are owned and operated by long time Cascade Families. With growth in business, tourism and economical residential housing, Cascade has much to offer. Come see our historic buildings, fine shops, and great eateries.

We are located on Highway 151 between Dubuque, Iowa and Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Operation New View Heat Assistance

Monday, October 24 - Accepting applications for age 60 years plus and disable persons only.
Monday, November 28 - Accepting applications for the general public.

Click this link for full details: Operation New View Heat Assistance (PDF)

Wellmark Foundation Grant Opportunity

The Wellmark Foundation is awarding grants up to $10,000 for projects that promote active living as well as access to and consumption of healthy foods. The City of Cascade just entered our community project for a chance to receive a grant.
Project Description: Purchase outdoor stations fitness equipment for Cascade?s 1st Avenue Pedestrian walking, jogging and biking ?Bob Davidshofer Trail? that will provide specific forms of physiological exercise for the body to promote good health and well-being that is vital to our physical fitness, emotional well-being and our cognitive health. Voting goes from September 26 through October 5th. Go to and vote for our project.
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Meeting Notice: Public Information to Discuss the HWY 136 Improvement Project

THE CITY OF CASCADE will hold an open forum PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING to discuss the JOHNSON STREET SW (HWY 136) IMPROVEMENT PROJECT on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at the CASCADE CITY HALL

For information concerning the meeting, contact:
Dan Hingtgen, P.E., P.L.S. - Project Manager - WHKS & Co.
1701 Route 35 North
East Dubuque, IL 61025
Telephone (815) 747-8833

All persons interested in the project are invited to attend this meeting.

Cascade City-Wide Fall Clean Up!

Fall city wide clean up will be Saturday, October 15th for the entire town. Have your items to the curb by 7:00 a.m. Collection will be limited to 2 large items and the equivalent of 4 33-gallon garbage cans per household. Click the attachment below for full details.
See Attached File

Seeking New Slogan Ideas for the City of Cascade

New Slogan Deadline Extended!
The City is going to be purchasing new banners to place along 1st Avenue and would like to include a new slogan on the banners. We will be taking any and all ideas for our new slogan now until October 23rd. Please submit to City Hall via email at or mail at P.O. Box 400, Cascade, Iowa or drop off at City Hall Monday thru Friday, 7:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. Be creative and have fun with this!!

Trick or Treat - Halloween 2016!

Trick or Treating in the City of Cascade will be Monday, October 31st from 5:00-7:00pm. Please put your porch light on if you want to participate. Drive carefully and watch for all the ghosts and goblins!


Cascade Hometown Days will be held the weekend of August 19th, 2017!! Tell all your friends!!

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