News Flash

Posted on: July 30, 2020

CITY EMPLOYEES GIVE BACK

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During the month of July, staff collected 5,751 food and hygiene items that were donated to Community Action Partnership to help families in need and many who are experiencing hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

City of Lewiston News
Posted on: July 30, 2020

THE FUTURE OF NORMAL HILL CEMETERY

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When it comes to selecting a final resting place for your loved one, trends are changing and the Normal Hill Cemetery is changing with it.

City staff and the Cemetery/Urban Forestry Commission have been hard at work to bring new and essential projects to the Normal Hill Cemetery. 

“With local and national trends moving towards cremation as an alternative to the traditional ...

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: July 30, 2020

SOCIAL DISTANCING AND WEARING FACE COVERINGS

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City Manager Alan Nygaard signed an advisory public health emergency order that outlines areas where social distancing and the use of face coverings are advised.

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

A GUIDE TO YOUR CITY BUDGET

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Review the proposed 2021 budget and participate in the process! The public hearing and first reading of the budget is scheduled for August 10, 2020.

A Guide to Your City Budget -Short- (PDF)

City of Lewiston Budget Guide - FY 2021 -Long- (PDF)

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: June 15, 2020

GET OUT AND PLAY!

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Rec Mobile is an award-winning program that brings fun activities for all ages to various locations around the City. See where they'll be next!

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: June 29, 2020

BAGS MUST BE USED IN YOUR GARBAGE RECEPTACLES

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This is important in order to limit litter and contamination to the people coming in contact with the garbage once it leaves your receptacle.

When using your garbage receptacles, City Code Sec. 17-23 requires all items to be placed in bags, either plastic or paper, with all liquids drained out.

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: June 29, 2020

ORCHARDS POOL GRAND REOPENING - JULY 1, 2020

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Check out the pool schedule, season pass information, available swimming lessons, and much more.

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City of Lewiston News
Posted on: June 29, 2020

City of Lewiston 2020 Transportation Plan

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This plan will help define the future of transportation in the City of Lewiston and the surrounding Area of City Impact.

What is it?

The City of Lewiston 2020 Transportation Plan aims to define the future of transportation in the City of Lewiston and its surrounding Area of City Impact (ACI). The plan will help guide multimodal transportation improvements in Lewiston for the...

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City of Lewiston News

News Flash

Posted on: June 23, 2020

A Brief Look at Banning Books

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"Any book worth banning is a book worth reading" - Isaac Asimov

By Emma Schneider - June 20, 2020

Book banning and censorship have existed practically since the beginning of written language itself. The first example on record of book censorship dates to 259-210 BC when “The Chinese emperor Shih Huang Ti is s...

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Lewiston Library News
Posted on: June 20, 2020

No More Late Fines?

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As of February 1, the Lewiston City Library will no longer collect late fines for materials returned past their due date.

What does this mean for you?

  • You will no longer be charged a daily overdue fine.
  • We will clear any overdue fines you may have on your account, but any fees for lost or damaged materials will still need to be paid.
  • In order to make sure your account has been ...
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Lewiston Library News
Posted on: June 20, 2020

Library Reopens for the Public

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As of June 15th, the Lewiston Library will open its doors to the public following our regular scheduled hours of operation!

On Monday, June 15, the Lewiston City Library will open its doors
to the public following our regularly scheduled hours of operation.While the in-house collection will be fully accessible, we request
that patrons observe safe distancing when accessing...

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Lewiston Library News
Posted on: June 20, 2020

Sizzling Summer Reads - Teen Edition

Sizzling Summer Reads: Teen Edition!

Check out these great YA titles to add to your summer reading list!

By Emma Schneider, Lewiston City Library Summer Associate - June 20, 2020

GENERAL FICTION

Running with Lions by Julian Winters

This novel follows a high school soccer team: The Bloomington Lions. The team is made of diverse students and the story fo...

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Lewiston Library News
Posted on: June 20, 2020

Sizzling Summer Reads - Tween Edition

Sizzling Summer Reads: Tween Edition!

Check out this list of hot summer titles for Tweens!

By Krista Steele, Lewiston City Library Summer Associate - June 20, 2020

GENERAL FICTION

Song for a Whale - Lynne Kelly

This Schneider Family Book Award winner beautifully tells the story of the struggles of twelve-year-old Iris, who is deaf and str...

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Lewiston Library News