They discussed what was going on in their cities, future plans and how they are working together in a collaborative effort to make our communities a better place to live, play, raise families, and work. Public safety is always a major concern for them. They talked about streamlining the respective governments doing more with fewer assets. They both talked about new building permits were way up over last year so we are witnessing more jobs and getting backfill taxes from the promised state funds already owed to rebuild our infrastructure. They are working hard to promote the Cedar Valley to attract future business to reside here for job growth. Both Mayors said water treatment was a major priority to keep our waterways and environment safe and clean for the public consumption.
Our Cedar Falls Kiwanis Rough Riser Club feels citizens in Cedar Falls and Waterloo are very fortunate to have leaders who are men of their caliber. - by Lynne Barnes