Public Officials

PHOTOS: On the trail with Bruce Braley

CEDAR RAPIDS — To get a look behind the scenes of Iowa’s hotly-contested U.S. Senate race, Gazette photographer Stephen Mally spent a ... »

Renewable fuel standard decision faces indefinite delay

WASHINGTON — An Environmental Protection Agency proposal to lower the required level of ethanol in petroleum-based fuels has stalled, leading ... »

Branstad proposes expanded government accountability

DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad on Thursday proposed creating a Government Accountability Portal to make state government more open, transp ... »

Cedar Rapids fall leaf collection changing to every-other week

CEDAR RAPIDS — Leaf vacuum collection in Cedar Rapids is changing from an every-week to an every-other week schedule this fall, city officia ... »

Branstad names McGovern acting worker’s comp commissioner

CEDAR RAPIDS — Michelle “Miki” McGovern has been named acting Workers’ Compensation Commissioner effective immediately, ... »

Iowa to host 2016 governors’ summer meeting

DES MOINES — Iowa again will play host to the nation’s governors in 2016.

Leaders of the National Governors Association announc ... »

City administrator gets raise in Coralville

CORALVILLE — Coralville City Administrator Kelly Hayworth is set to get a 3.25 percent increase in his total compensation.

After a per ... »

Coralville city administrator to get pay raise

CORALVILLE — Coralville City Administrator Kelly Hayworth is set to get a 3.25 percent increase in his total compensation.

Following a ... »

Specialized Iowa license plates now available online

DES MOINES, Iowa — Expect to see more personalized or specialty license plates on Iowa highways in the future.

Paul Trombino, director ... »