The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

Local News

February 1, 2011

Cancellations and closings

Solid waste pickup also affected; snow emergency is in effect

CLINTON — Cancellations include:

• Today's Clinton City Plan Commission.

• The Wednesday, Feb. 2, OWLS Outing at Soaring Eagle Nature Center in Clinton has been canceled.

Due to weather conditions, Citizens First Bank offices in Clinton and Camanche will be closed Wednesday, February 2.

Tuesday night games cancelled and their reschedule dates:

Clinton High School has rescheduled its girls and boys basketball games against Bettendorf. The girls game at Bettendorf has been rescheduled for Saturday, with the sophomores starting at 2 p.m. and the varsity at 3:30. The boys home game against Bettendorf has been moved to Monday, Feb. 7. The sophomores will play at 6 p.m., followed by the varsity at 7:30 p.m. The freshman boys game originally scheduled for that night has been moved up to 4 p.m. and will kick off a tripleheader.

The Big East girls showdown for sole possession of first place between Camanche and East Central has been postponed to 6:15 p.m. Thursday. The boys game will follow at 7:45 p.m.

The Prince of Peace at Bellevue girls-boys doubleheader scheduled for tonight has been postponed and tentatively has been rescheduled for next Wednesday, Feb. 9, at 6:15 and 7:45 p.m.

Fulton High School has rescheduled its boys and girls basketball games. The girls game at Morrison has been moved to Saturday, with the sophomore game starting at 6 p.m., followed by the varsity. The boys home game against Amboy has been moved to Tuesday, Feb. 8, at 6 p.m. (sophomores) and 7:30 p.m. (varsity).

Tonight's Northeast at Calamus-Wheatland girls-boys basketball doubleheader has been postponed until Saturday, beginning with the girls game at 6 p.m.Tonight's scheduled contest with Central DeWitt against Mount Vernon has been rescheduled. The boys game will be played starting with the freshman at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, with the sophomores starting at 6 p.m. and the varsity beginning at 7:30 p.m. The girls contest with Mount Vernon will be determined at a later date. The following games also have been postponed, but no makeup date has been announced:

Erie at Sterling Newman girls basketball.

Marquette Catholic at Midland boys and girls basketball.

Bureau Valley at Prophetstown girls basketball.

Also due to the inclement weather predicted, there will no be solid waste/recycling collection on Wednesday or Thursday in Clinton.  

Solid waste/recycling collection will resume as follows:

Wednesday’s route will be collected on Friday, February 4th

Thursday’s route will be collected on Saturday, February 5th

Friday’s route will be collected on Sunday, February 6th   

Please contact Public Works with any questions:  242-0261.


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