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Part of Colorado Avenue to close for sewer project

A small portion of Colorado Avenue will close for a sewer project beginning next week. The Hastings Engineering Department’s sewer relining project will cause Colorado Avenue to close to traffic between South Street and 1st Street on July 12-13, and should reopen on July 14, weather permitting. Street barricades and signs will be in place and drivers…

Aquacourt passes to go on sale mid-season

Passes for the Hastings Aquacourt will go on sale halfway through the pool season. Prices for season passes will be reduced starting on July 6 with the following pricing: Youth Single(5-15 years of age)                  $40.00 Adult Single(16-54 years of age)                $45.00 Senior Citizens(55+)                                        $40.00 Group…

City offices to close for Independence Day

The City of Hastings offices will be closed on Monday, July 5, in observance of Independence Day. Front desk services will be unavailable at the Hastings Police Department, Hastings Fire and Rescue, Hastings Museum, City Hall, Hastings Municipal Airport, the Hastings Utilities Department and the Parks and Recreation Department. The Hastings Public…

Celebrate the Fourth of July at Brickyard Park

The city’s annual Fourth of July celebration is back with a family-friendly concert and fireworks show at Brickyard Park. The City of Hastings Parks and Recreation Department is hosting the event, which will begin with food and drink sales at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 4. Soca Jukebox will take the stage for a concert at 7 p.m. After the sun sets,…

Sale of fireworks to begin June 28

The sale of Fourth of July fireworks can begin on June 28 within Hastings city limits under the city’s Code of Ordinances. Permissible fireworks may be sold and ignited from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. June 28 – July 2, and from 10 a.m. to midnight July 3-4. Fireworks may not be used on any public street, alley, sidewalk, park or other property owned by the…