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

City Meetings & Events

April 2019

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
  • The Rootin' Tootin' Mentoring Bowl-A-Thon
  • City Council meeting
  • Delco AMP'T Luncheon
  • West Delaware High School Spring Play
  • Jazz at the Brewery
  • Delco Ampt meeting
  • The Perfect Pairing Event
  • City Council Meeting
  • Windmill Hill Open House

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

  •  Reminder: Spring Clean Up
    Posted on 04/24/2019 at 8:57 am

    City crews will make a spring yard waste pick-up on MONDAY, MAY 6, 2019.

  •  Rental Inspection Program
    Posted on 04/23/2019 at 8:08 am

    The City of Manchester recently launched its Rental Inspection Program.

    Chapter 160 of the Municipal Code, the Rental Housing Code, outlines the requirements for the rental housing registration and inspection program.

    This important program is designed to ensure property owners, their agents and others who rent out residential dwellings meet their responsibilities with respect to safety of the premises. The City of Manchester has established and adopted the following Code Ordinance, Chapter 160, Rental Housing Code:

    All residential rental units are required to be registered every three years to ensure compliance with this Code.

    For Applications, Forms & More Info:


  •  Service Awards
    Posted on 04/12/2019 at 7:33 am

    At the City Council meeting on Monday, April 8, 2019 Mayor Kramer presented service awards to Jonathan Piersch for 5 years of service and Police Chief James Hauschild for 25 years of service.

    Posted on 03/20/2019 at 2:30 pm

    Group Lessons:

    Sign Up begins Wednesday April 17th from 6pm-8pm at City Hall. We will take registrations in the office anytime during regular hours (8:00am – 4:00pm) beginning April 18th. We will also have a sign up on Saturday April 20th from 9-10am.

    Sessions are M-TH for 2 weeks, 45 min per day. Time slots are available at 9, 10, 11, and some at noon and 5-6pm. Not all levels are available at all time slots. We will have the exact levels and time slots set as we get closer to April 17. Group lessons generally do not fill up right away and we usually have plenty of openings.

    *NOTE- Group lessons will be Monday - Thursday this year. Fridays will be make up days if needed.


    Session 1: June 3-13

    Session 2: June 17-June 27

    Session 3: July 1-July 12 (No lessons on 4th or 5th)

    Session 4: July 15-25


    Cost is $35/session for Levels 1-6

    Cost is $30/session for Parent & Child (6 months – 3 years old)

    Cost is $30/session for Pre School (Ages 4-5)

    Private Lessons:

    Sign up begins Wednesday May 8th from 6pm-8pm at City Hall. We will take registrations in the office anytime during regular hours (8:00am – 4:00pm) beginning May 9th if there are still openings available.

    We have two different options available for Private Lessons: M-F for 2 weeks for a ½ hour per day or M-F for 1 week for 1 hour per day.

    Private Lessons have a tendency to fill up fast, especially noon and 5-6pm time slots. People generally line up outside early to register for Private Lessons.

    Cost is $70 per child.

    Please Call City Hall at 927-3636 if you have more questions.

Register online for city recreation programs

This button will re-direct you to the online registration site for City recreation programs.
Rec Program Registration

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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.