City of University Heights, Iowa
University Heights City Hall | 1302 Melrose Avenue, University Heights (Iowa City) 52246 | 319-337-6900

Virginia Miller Building, Zoning & Sanitation contact

Swisher Tract


September 7, 2018
Swisher Tract forest health evaluation

June 15, 2018
City of University Heights purchases Swisher Tract at public auction for $480,000
Below: Mayor Louise From's bidding number and auction poster


University Height's General Obligation Bond passed at special election on 5/1/2018

YES-- 139 76%
NO-- 45 24%
184 Voters 24.4% turnout

GO Bond Language:
Bond Issue (60% required)
Shall the City of University Heights, in Johnson County, State of Iowa, enter into a loan agreement and issue its bonds in an amount not exceeding the amount of $1,800,000 for the purpose of paying the cost, to that extent, of acquiring and developing land for use as a municipal park and green space to protect air quality, water quality in streams, natural areas and wildlife habitat?

June 1, 2018

List of applicable building/zoning ordinances

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