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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.

Fraud Alert!

A satellite salesperson is going door-to-door without permission from the City of Cascade. He is providing incorrect information about our local communication company. If this salesperson stops at your residence, please call the Cascade Police Department at 563-852-3100.

Garbage and Recycling Collection for Week of May 25th

Recycling will be Friday, May 29th
West Side Garbage will be Wednesday, May 27th
East Side Garbage will be Saturday, May 30th

Please have garbage at curb by 7:00A.M.

Cascade Volunteer Emergency Medical Service Annual Fundraiser

Friday, May 29th at Riverview Park beginning at 5:00pm. The Cascade Jazz band will play at 5:30pm, then Nutsy and Lori will start playing at 7:00pm. The Cascade EMS will be serving pork patties and hamburgers. Bring your cooler, have a sandwich and listen to an outdoor concert.

This fundraiser helps the EMS with their increasing cost of training and to purchase needed equipment. The new Ferno power cot will also be on display.

Hope to see you all there! Thank you.

Cascade Swimming Pool Opening for the Season

The Cascade Swimming Pool will open Tuesday, May 26th at 1:00p.m. for the season. Family season pass is $90.00, Individual season pass is $60.00 and a Family Season pass with babysitter is $110.00. Passes may be purchased at the swimming pool. Daily admission is $3.00 for adults and youth over age 5 and youth under age 5 is $1.00.

Cascade Public Swimming Lessons

Public swimming lessons will be held at the Cascade Swimming Pool in 2 sessions. Session 1 will be held June 8-12 from 10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Session 2 will be held July 6 – 10 from 5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Forms for public swimming lessons are available at City Hall or under the City Forms tab. Private swimming lessons are also available. Please contact the pool manager, Justin McDermott, to discuss scheduling private lessons at 563-542-8328.

Boards & Commissions Openings

The City of Cascade has the following openings on Boards & Commissions. Residents of the City of Cascade age 18 or older are eligible to apply by submitting a letter of interest in writing to the City Clerk, 320 1st Ave W, PO Box 400, Cascade, IA 52033. Call 563-852-3114 with any questions.

Board of Adjustment

The Board of Adjustment currently has two openings. Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday, if needed, of each month at 7:00 pm at City Hall. Appointments run for five year terms. Compensation is $15 per meeting.

Planning & Zoning Commission

The Planning & Zoning Commission currently has one opening. Meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month (as needed) at 7:00 pm at City Hall. Appointment runs for three years expiring September 30, 2017. Compensation is $15 per meeting.

2014 Water Quality Report

Click Here to view the 2014 Cascade Water Quality Report (PDF)

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