•Date: Thursday, December 8
•Time: 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.
•Place: Lindale Mall Food Court
City Manager Jeff Pomeranz will kick off the event with a special announcement at 4:00 p.m. to introduce a brand new City service debuting in December.
Free gift bag for the first 200 residents who stop by our booths in the Lindale Mall food court! Register to win a $50 gift certificate for recreation programs.
Join us to...
•Paint a snow plow blade
•Make an ornament craft with your friends from the Cedar Rapids Public Library
•See how a fire truck and police car work
•Meet a police K-9 dog
•Meet the firefighters and police officers that keep you safe every day
•Meet our favorite mascots: CURBY, YARDY and McGruff the Crime Dog
•Help us name the City's newest mascot, the river otter
•See photos of the newest animal to join the Bever Zoo in 2012
•Learn about the new fire station building projects, the new library and the new Amphitheater & Levee project
•Pick up a copy of winter sports locations and find out when they will be open
•See a City mapping demonstration
•Get your garbage and recycling questions answered
•Learn about bike safety and the metro trails network
•Find out how the Water Pollution Control Plant works
•Get the latest update on street improvement projects
•Find out which bus route you can take to get to work
•Provide input on the new welcome signs to be installed at the I-380 entrances to Cedar Rapids
•Participate in some community planning activities to help us build a greater community for the next generation
You'll get to know all of the services provided by the City of Cedar Rapids during this special event.