City of Ava

Sewer, Water Rates To Rise; Ava Pool Opens Saturday

By Sue Curry Jones Ordinances to increase sewer and water rates were passed by council Tuesday evening.  However, the much-needed increase was adopted at a...

– Activity Report – From The Ava Police Dept.

May 13, 11:37 a.m., S. Jefferson St., medical assist. May 13, 11:43 a.m., NW 12th Ave., medical assist with Cox Ambulance. May 13, 1:24 p.m., N....

Reward Offered For Information About Suspicious Fire Sunday Night

The Ava Fire Department was called to a structure fire at 501 South Jefferson St. just before 9 p.m. Sunday. Upon arrival firemen found...

Ava Fire Dept. Called To Put Out Brush Fire Tuesday

The Ava Volunteer Fire Dept. was dispatched Tuesday evening to put out a brush fire at on the old drive-in theater property on NW...

Inspection of City Manholes Now Underway

Abandoned wells is topic of discussion. Council members tabled a request posed by city employee Janice Lorrain Tuesday evening during the regular session of city...

Special Trash Clean Up For Rural Douglas Co. May 4 & 5

Spring City Clean Up Is Also Next Week In an effort to reduce illegal trash dumping, the South Central Solid Waste Management District will hold...

Council Urged To Raise Sewer Rates Significantly — Right Now

By Sue Curry Jones Tuesday evening members of city council and administrative officials were confronted with a situation that brings to mind a phrase we’ve...

City Clean-Up Week of April 30; Hazardous Waste Collection May 5

The City of Ava has announced its spring Residential Clean-Up will be held the week of April 30-May 4. This free pick-up is provided to...

Pregnant? Need Help? Consider the “Options”

By Keith Moore - Managing Editor “When I came to Options I didn’t know what to do,” said one lady who recently found the help...

Commission Awards Contract To Change Signal at Hwys. 5 & 14

Flashing Yellow Arrows to Ease Traffic Flow The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission awarded a contract during its regular meeting on April 3 to retrofit...
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