208 East Main Street
Manchester, Iowa 52057
(563) 927-3636
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    Manchester, Iowa

City Meetings & Events

June 2019

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
  • Sample Day at Manchester Farmers' Market
  • Rhubarb on the River
  • City Council meeting
  • Hartwick Huskys Learn to Ski Class
  • Delco AMP'T Luncheon
  • Delco Ampt meeting
  • Hartwick Huskys Ski Show
  • City Council Meeting
  • Manchester Chamber Golf Outing

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

City Notes / Alerts

  •  Request for Bids: Airport Runway Construction
    Posted on 06/13/2019 at 3:26 pm

    Sealed proposals will be received by the City of Manchester, Iowa, at Council Chambers of City Hall, 208 East Main Street, Manchester, Iowa 52057 until 11:00 A.M. on June 27, 2019 for furnishing all labor, materials and equipment and performing all work necessary on the:

    Crack Seal and Slurry Seal Runway 18/36, Taxiway and Apron; New Runway and Taxiway Markings Manchester Municipal Airport (C27)
    Manchester, Iowa
    FAA AIP No.: 3-19-0137-002

    View Attachment for Details

  •  Manchester Placemaking Survey
    Posted on 05/30/2019 at 3:27 pm


    Public Input Needed!

    Manchester is embarking on a Creative Placemaking process, a people-centered approach to building strong, vibrant communities. 

    Your input is essential to this process so please share your thoughts and ideas as we build a plan for the future of our community!

    Take the Survey

  •  Nice Neighbor Award
    Posted on 05/29/2019 at 4:03 pm

    In 2004 Mayor Milt Kramer and the Manchester City Council launched the “Nice Neighbor Award.” The award was established to recognize the spirit of compassion citizens of Manchester have for their neighbors and for other citizens in Manchester. The award offers a public forum to thank neighbors; even for the smallest things. Award winners are invited to a City Council meeting to be recognized and presented with a Nice Neighbor Plaque. Winners are also noted on the City’s website and in the City Newsletter.


    Send your “NICE NEIGHBOR” letters to:

    Mayor Milt Kramer
    208 East Main Street, Manchester, Iowa 52057.


    When submitting, be sure to include the name and phone number of the person being nominated, as well as your own phone number.

  •  Redevelopment Invitation to Developers
    Posted on 05/29/2019 at 3:57 pm

    The City of Manchester, Iowa is accepting redevelopment proposals for the real property located at 132
    West Howard Street, Manchester, IA, legally described as:

    Lot 2 Block 4 of the Toogood and Bethel’s Subdivision to Manchester, Delaware County, Iowa.
    (Parcel #630293304800)

    To view the interior of the property contact City Building Inspector Tim Heims at 563-920-0867 to arrange for an appointment.

    Requests for bid packets or questions should be directed to: Tim Vick, 563-927-3636, 208 E Main St, Manchester IA 52057. Email: tvick@mancheter-ia.org.

    Sealed bids must be turned in at City Hall by 2:00 p.m. on Monday, July 1st.

    Download the proposal for more information. 

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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.