October 8, 2018 the City Council passed Ordinance No. 94. This Ordinance prohibits the parking of vehicles (including automobiles, trucks, boats, campers, RV's and motorcycles etc.) on any portion of the front yard or corner lot side yard except as permitted by the provisions of the Ordinance. Please take note and remove vehicles immediately.
Just a reminder, it is illegal to place debris which includes leaves &/or grass clippings onto the streets. These leaves and clippings wash into the storm sewer and clog the storm sewer causing backups and other problems.
.REMINDER - Lids on garbage and recycling cans MUST be closed. Jendro Sanitation will not pick up garbage or recycling if lids are not completely shut.
EFFECTIVE JULY 2016 GOLF CARTS AND UTVS WILL BE ALLOWED ON CITY STREETS. CARTS MUST BE REGISTERED. RULES AND REGULATIONS ARE AVAILABLE AT CITY HALL. THERE IS A $50 REGISTRATION FEE. ATV'S ARE NOT ALLOWED.
REMINDER TO RESIDENTS THAT TREES ARE REQUIRED TO BE TRIMMED TO AT LEAST 8' ABOVE SIDEWALKS AND 15' ABOVE STREETS AND ALLEYS
Effective December 23, 2015, Pit Bull Terriers, Staffordshire Bull Terriers, Rottweilers and Mastiffs (all pure and mixed breeds) are not allowed in the City of Greene. Animals in the City prior to that date will be grandfathered in but owners will be required to register animals with City Hall. Owners must prove $300,000 liability insurance, proof of current rabies vaccinations and a photo of the animal. Applications are available at City Hall and must be completed along with supporting documentation by 3:00 p.m. Friday, February 12, 2016. If applicatinos are not completed, owners risk having their animals removed. An application is required for each animal.
Greene is alive and well because of volunteers and civic groups that help make the town a great place to live and visit. There are groups and activities for both young and old. Check out the list of organizations that help make “GREENE IOWA THE PLACE TO BE”!
Make sure you check out the Our Community page for more information about the new Community Center. The facility will comfortably seat up to 350 people and is available for rent for both large and small groups.
Greene, Iowa is a great place to visit and a better place to live, do business and raise a family! Located on the northwest edge of Butler County, the quality of life in Greene is outstanding!
A localized and personal educational system and family-friendly community activities are part of everyday life in Greene. The North Butler school system (Greene and Allison-Bristow consolidated) is a strength within our community, featuring outstanding educators and a staff who put kids first. Recreational opportunities are plentiful with a beautiful aquatic center, an outstanding golf course and driving range, two parks with shelter houses, a 24-hour fitness center, ball diamonds, and a campground, just to highlight a few.