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City of Hastings offices to close for Labor Day

The City of Hastings offices will be closed on Monday, September 5th, in observance of Labor Day, including City Hall, Parks & Recreation Department, the Solid Waste Landfill, Hastings Municipal Airport and Hastings Public Library. Front desk services will be unavailable at: Hastings Police Department Hastings Fire and Rescue Hastings Utilities Hastings…

National Library Card Sign-Up campaign

The Hastings Public Library is celebrating National Library Card Sign-up Month in September with a month-long campaign and prize drawings. The theme for this year’s campaign is inspired by the book The World Needs More Purple People by Kristen Bell and Benjamin Hart. The book emphasizes that a “purple person” asks great questions, laughs a lot, uses…

Street Closure, North Lexington Avenue

A broken water main at 13th Street and North Lexington Avenue has resulted in a temporary street closure.  Repairs are underway at the site, and the southbound lane of North Lexington Avenue is currently closed.   North Lexington Avenue will be completely closed at this intersection on Thursday, August 25th to allow for the pouring of concrete, and…

Street Closure, 22nd Street & St. Joseph Avenue

A closure will occur at the intersection of 22nd Street and St. Joseph Avenue. This closure will begin today and is expected to last for approximately three days. The closure will allow workers to replace a manhole at the intersection. All driveways and properties will be accessible via alternative routes. We appreciate your patience during this project…

Highway 281 Overpass guardrail repair

One northbound lane of the Burlington Avenue/281 overpass will be shut down on Thursday, August 18th from 11:30 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. The northbound outside lane will be closed to allow for repair of a damaged guardrail. We appreciate your patience during this period of inconvenience.