Durant, Iowa

Prime for growth

Welcome to Durant!

Welcome to Durant!The City of Durant is located just two miles from Interstate 80 at Exit 277, between the Quad Cities, and Iowa City/Coralville areas. Historic Highway 6 brings you right through the downtown.

Welcome to Durant!

The City of Durant is located just two miles from Interstate 80 at Exit 277, between the Quad Cities, and Iowa City/Coralville areas. Historic Highway 6 brings you right through the downtown.

Amenities for everyone!

Durant offers plenty of amenities including: a grocery store, drug store with full service pharmacy, a bank, hardware and lumber store, medical clinic, and several dentists and chiropractors. Durant has its own school with grades pre-K to 12th grade all under one roof. Durant is very proud to have a Volunteer Fire Department and Volunteer Ambulance Service.

The City of Durant has a population of 1,832 (2010 Census) and operates under a mayor-council form of government. Five council members serve with staggered four year terms. The mayor is elected every two years and serves two years. City meetings are held every second and fourth Monday of each month at 6:00pm at City Hall, 402 6th Street and are open to the public. Council adopts all ordinances, resolutions, and policies for the City. Any agenda items must be presented to the City Clerk by noon the Thursday before the council meeting for Mayor’s review.

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Announcements

September Council Meetings

Monday, September 14th
Monday, September 28th    
6:00 pm

City Hall
402 6th Street
Durant IA

BURNING ORDINANCE

Yard waste burning resumed September 1st and continues through December 1st.  Burning is allowed during the hours of 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.  No burning of garbage is allowed.

GO GREEN

The City of Durant will be offering the convenience of receiving your monthly utility bill via email beginning September 1st.

Sign up today by stopping at City Hall to fill out the E-bills application or find the application here under Departments/Public Works/Water & Sewer.  These forms need to be returned to City Hall by Thursday, August 20th to receive an emailed bill for September.

DURANT COMMUNITY CHEST

Don’t miss applying for a grant through the Durant Community Chest! Click on the link below for the grant request application.  These applications need to be returned to the Durant Community Chest, PO Box 142, Durant IA  52747 or via Email at durantcommunitychest@gmail.com by 12-31-20.

Click here to download the grant application: 2020 Grant Application.

Sign up for Cedar County Emergency Alerts

In the event of an emergency or severe weather, an alert will be sent to the phone number and/or email address provided by voice, text and/or email.