Chin National Day

Chin National Day will be celebrated locally on Saturday, February 18 from 10 am to noon at the Columbus High School Auditorium. Contact someone from Carson Chin Baptist Church or Zophei Christian Church for more information.

RFP for Technical Services for Housing Project

The City of Columbus Junction is requesting proposals for technical services to assist with a housing rehabilitation program receiving Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds through the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA). Proposals must be submitted no later than December 28 at 5:00 pm.

The City is applying for funds to develop and implement an owner-occupied housing rehabilitation program for low to moderate homeowners.

The selected contractor will work with the City to ensure compliance with CDBG program requirements.   Activities will include but are not limited to application intake and processing, property inspections and write ups, and lead hazard reduction work. A full description of the work specifications are available here: RFP Guidelines