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Manchester, Iowa 52057
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Manchester 150 Year Celebration

For generations, Manchester has been called home. As we celebrate the 150th anniversary of our city’s incorporation (February 5, 1866), we are proud to be recognized for the resilience and growth we have accomplished as a community. A year-long celebration of our incorporation will take place throughout 2016. Manchester’s Sesquicentennial Celebration will feature many wonderful events in which residents, businesses and visitors can participate. Click here to learn more.

City Meetings & Events

June 2016

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  • Lap Swim begins
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  • Rhubarb Fest
  • Manchester Public Library Summer Reading Kick-Off
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  • Housing Committee Meeting
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  • City Council Committee of the Whole Meeting
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  • Broadway Kids
  • City Council meeting
  • Learn to Ski Program
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  • Let It Flow Riverfest
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  • Hartwick Husky Ski Show
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  • City Council Meeting
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Council Agendas & Packets

The regular meetings of the Manchester City Council are scheduled for the second & fourth Mondays of the month at 5:00pm. Meetings are held at Council Chambers, 204 East Main Street.

Council Agendas & Packets



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  • Delaware County to Construct Joint Sheriff/EMS Storage Facility 06/24/2016
    Delaware County plans to construct a new building that will serve as a joint storage facility for the Sheriff’s Office and Emergency Management Commission. The Sheriff’s Office has run out of room, and Emergency Management currently has no storage space. The new 100 by 60-foot ladder-frame building will be located in Delaware at the County’s...
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  • Larson Finishes 3rd At Junior Amateur 06/24/2016
    Clayton Larson of Manchester finished in a tie for 3rd place at the Iowa Junior Amateur Championships in Cedar Rapids.  Larson’s second day total was a six-over 78 for a two day total of 145…just two strokes behind champion Lucas Scherf of Grinnell.
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Manchester Whitewater Park

Our park consists of 6 drops at roughly 18″ per drop and spans over 800ft. in length, Reconstruction of the river began upstream of Marion Street and extends downstream toward the CN railroad bridge. The Manchester Whitewater Park is open to the public and there is no cost or admission to utilize the park. The primary in-stream users will be whitewater enthusiasts including kayakers, canoeists, rafters, tubers, swimmers and boogie board/surfers.