2014 Grants

URBANDALE CENTENNIAL STEERING COMMITTEE

The Urbandale Centennial Steering Committee $3,580 to pay for design, marketing and promotional materials in connection with the city’s yearlong centennial celebration.

URBANDALE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

The Historical Society received $4,000 for the repairs of the memorial walkways in front of the Olmsted-Urban House and the walkway around the parking lot of the property. The brick walkways need to be raised and repaired for the safety of visitors.

URBANDALE POLICE DEPARTMENT

The Police Department received $1,800 to purchase workbooks, T-shirts and graduation supplies for students taking its “Culture of Integrity” program at the Urbandale Middle School. The program aims to instill values and keep students safe by teaching them about bullying, keys to success, personal safety and social media.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 663

The American Legion Post received $600 to fund its annual essay contest in which fifth-graders write about what the American flag means to them.