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Mar
Public Hearing for April 10th - Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2024-2025

The Public Hearing for the Proposed Budget for FY 2024/2025 will be held at Sioux Rapids City Hall at 6:30pm, please see the attached Public...

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26
Mar
Public Hearing Notice for April 10th - Budget Amendment FY 2023-2024

The Public Hearing for the Proposed Budget Amendment will be held at City Hall on April 10th at 6:30 pm.  Please see Budget Amendment...

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27
Feb
Public Notice for March 25th

The Public Notice for March 25th at 5:30 at City Hall will  be for the Proposed Tax Levy FY 2025.pdf .  Please contact City Hall if you have any...

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April 13, 2024
Fun at the Pool

In the Valley of Beauty Sioux Rapids, Iowa

Sioux Rapids is hidden in the Iowa hills and is situated in the northern most part of Buena Vista County. This community enjoys a wealth of outdoor opportunities. The Gabrielson County Park located just south of Sioux Rapids, offers Gustafson Lake for fishing, a sandy swimming beach and picnic areas. There is a playground for the children and family activities.

This friendly small town boasts of a great American Legion Center and a wonderful K-12 Sioux Central School. Recreation is terrific in the city parks and pool. The Little Sioux River connects to Linn Grove and makes for great canoing. A new housing district is filling up with new homes and still has lots available.

The Pioneer of Buena Vista County

The Pioneer of Buena Vista County

The first settler in Buena Vista County, Abner Bell, located in this area, and the community displays his cabin.  This landmark, along with an 1875 county schoolhouse as well as the old Sioux Rapids Theatre Museum make up a complex of historic buildings for the community.