WINTER PARKING BAN NOW IN EFFECT!!

THE MAYOR OF ALTA HAS PROCLAIMED THAT THE WINTER SNOW ORDINANCE “PARKING BAN” WENT INTO EFFECT ON NOVEMBER 8, 2022.  GENERAL PROVISIONS: NO PARKING ON THE CITY STREEETS BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 1:00 A.M. AND 6:00 A.M. NO PARKING IN THE 100 AND 200 BLOCKS OF MAIN STREET BETWEEN 2:30 A.M. AND 6:00 A.M. NO…

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Buena Vista County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update

Buena Vista County and its municipalities are updating our Hazard Mitigation Plan, and we need your input! The Hazard Mitigation Plan analyzes the County’s vulnerabilities to natural and human-caused hazards, and identifies actions the County can take to reduce the loss of life and minimize property damage from disasters. This survey seeks to collect information…

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Vote for Alta Citizen of the Year 2022!

Criteria for Citizen of the Year: 1.  Live or work in Alta, Iowa 2.  Be at least 16 years old on the date of the submission 3.  Demonstrate outstanding dedication, service, and leadership to the town of Alta 4.  Show a significant impact on the community through volunteer or charitable activities Nomination forms can be…

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CAMPING SPOTS AVAILABLE AT THE BUENA VISTA COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS

The Buena Vista County Fair Board is renting out camping spots in the SE corner of the fairgrounds. The preference is long-term rentals, at a rate of $650/month (with an additional $500 deposit), although there is a daily rate of $25/night. Rates include water, electricity and a dumpster for trash disposal. You MUST obtain a…

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