The City of Madrid offers a 5 year tax abatement on residential development
and 5 years on commercial businesses. Contact City Hall
The local option sales tax took effect in 2004. The sales tax fund will be used
for community improvement. Money spent in local businessesprovides
property tax dollars that support our school and city. It also creates new jobs
for people in our community and gives them the abilityto reinvest their
paychecks locally. Website: www.cityofmadrid.org
A New DVD, produced by MAC, showing what Madrid has to offer is available. Contact City Hall
Emergency - 911 (Emergency Use ONLY)
Non Emergency - 515-433-0527 (Crime Reporting/Assistance)
Madrid Police Department - 515-795-3113
(Answering Machine - will return your call within 24 hrs)
City Hall: 795-3930
Community Room: 795-2703
Edgewood Park: 795-2714
Post Office - 795-2561
Public Library: 795-3846
______________________________________________________ Black Hills reminds everyone to please clear snow and ice away from your meters - Gas meters need cleaned off for air flow.
Alliant Energy reminds qualified customers to apply for energy assistance - call 1-866-674-6327
Alliant Energy - 800-255-4268 - Recycle old applicances - call for pickup
Black Hills Energy - 888-890-5554 (800-694-8989 Emergency)
Boone County Humane Society - 765-485-8888 or 877-473-6722
Iowatelecom/Windstream - 611 or 877-901-4692
Mediacom - 866-755-2225
Walters Sanitary - 515-432-2866
Local News & Information:
Roy Kendall recognized for serving in the "Battle of the Bugle"
Coach Randy Hinkel becomes the 11th coach in Iowa sports history to get 300 wins in Football
Madrid Beer Drinkers Association starts up again in Madrid with Chili Cookoff
Jimmy Gould and Carol Truckenmiller are named the Madrid Homes Communities "Volunteers of the Year"
Gerald Carlson honored with the National Defense Service Medal, Korean War Service Medal & US Service Medal, 60 years after serving in the Korean War
Madrid raises $17,345 last weekend (3/30/13) for the Pony Express. Overall $240,000 was raised statewide for Camp Sunnyside.
Harold Grant - Leader of the Year! Krista Dean & Christine Tranel - Volunteers of the Year!
Harold Grant gives 27 acres to HTT for parking - new trail parking lot will be called Grant's Woods
This year the Madrid Lions Club collected 150 pairs of used eyeglasses & 3 used hearing aids for the "Recycle for Sight" project and gave out $6808.00 in contributions.
Lions "Recycle for Sight" drop boxes can be found at the Madrid Public Library, Madrid City Hall and the Madrid Home. You can also give your used eye glasses to any Lions member.
Madrid Community Blood Drive -- Each donation earns you points to spend at the Online Store - www.bloodcenterofiowa.org Free Blood PressureChecks - Mon-Wed-Fri @ 8-9AM at Madrid Family Practice Clinic- No appt needed
Check out a list of businesses on the Business web page Madnet (computer repair) Matt Mataya
"Right Click" Computer Repair opens in Rankin Building
Elmo's Bar & Grill has Grand Opening - (formerly Who's Lounge) Bald's "Chill & Grill" Opens
"Thru the Lens" Photography - Abbi Erickson & Amee King
Dr Pam Beckerjoins Grove & Platt Dental Offices
Brown's Pizzeria - New Winter Hours
Saddle's ( BBQ Bistro) - Daily (lunch & supper) Blake's Antiques and Flea Market openedin the old "Herman's Bar"
TITUS Repair & Towing opens in town
If your Madrid business doesn't appaer on our Business webpage please contact the Web Designer
Kading Properties - 54 condo type rental units are under construction with roads & foundtions having been poured (3 bedroom with attached garage)
Construction continues on Southern Prairie Development. The development will have businesses, family homes, townhomes & apartment complexes. -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Tentative Plans are proposed for housing development around theTrailhead/ParkDevelopment site in Madrid
"Santa Express" - thru Dec 14 call for times and information - 800-626-0319 or 432-4249 (Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad) www.scenic-valleyrr.com
Don't forget to drive by 611 S. Market Street in Madrid for Snider's Animated and Musical Holiday Lights Display! It will run every night from 6-10pm through the first week in January for New Years. Turn your radio to 101.7FM and Enjoy the show!
Dec 13 - HTT Steering Committee: 9:00AM @ Synder & Assoc. Ankeny (2nd Fri)
Dec 14 - Madrid Historical Museum: 10:00AM @ Museum (Sat) Madrid Public Library:7:00PM "Movie Night " @ Library-Free Popcorn (2nd Sat)
Dec 16 - Greater Love Christmas Basket : 9-11am & 4-5:30pm -
Handout of Food Basket & Gift Shopping City Council: 5:30PM @ City Hall (1st & 3rd Mon) Madrid Public Library:7PM Adult Book Discussion (3rd Mon) Dec 17 - Blue Christmas Service 6:00PM @ St Paul's UCC Church Toddler Storytime: 9:30 to 10:15am -"Winter" @ Library (Tues) Dec 18 - Madrid Action Committee:No Meeting till Jan 15 - 7:00AM @ The Cedars (1st & 3rd Wed) Meditative Advent Worship Service: 6:00PM @ St Paul's UCC Church Preschoolers Storytime: 10:00 to 10:45 am - "Holiday Party " @ Library (Wed) Dec 21-SHARE - Delvery Truck: 7:30AM @ Community Room (St Paul's Men's Group) Madrid Historical Museum & Board Mtg: 10:00AM @ Museum (Sat) Dec 28 - Madrid Historical Museum: 10:00AM @ Museum (Sat) Jan 2 - Friends of the Boone County Trail:6:30PM @ Community Room (1st Thur) Jan 4 - Madrid Historical Museum: 10:00AM @ Museum (Sat) Jan 6 - City Council:5:30PM @ City Hall (1st & 3rd Mon) Kumla Dinner - Noon to 1:30PM @ Ballard Creek in Huxley (1st Mon - thru Feb) (Free will Donation) Jan 7 - Madrid Lions Club: - 6:30PM Dinner/Mtg @ Madrid Home (1st & 3rd Tues) Legion Post 341: 7:00PM @ Legion Hall (1st Tues) SHARE: 5:00 to 6:00PM - Registration @ City Hall - call 433-7836 (1st Tues of a full week) Jan 8 - Starlodge 115: 7:00PM @ Masonic Temple (2nd Wed) Jan 9 -Planning & Zoning: 6:30PM @ Board Room (2nd Thurs) Jan 11 - Madrid Historical Museum: 10:00AM @ Museum (Sat) Jan 13 - School Board:5:30PM @ Admin Building (2nd Mon) Jan 14 - Library Board: 5:30PM @ Library Board Room (2nd Tues) VFW Aux.: 6:30PM @ Aux. Hall (2nd Tues) Park & Rec Board: 7:00PM @ City Hall (2nd Tues) V.F.W: 7:00PM @ VFW Hall - (2nd Tues) Jan 15 - Madrid Action Committee:7:00AM @ The Cedars (1st & 3rd Wed) Jan 21 - Madrid Lions Club:5:45PM Business mtg - 6:30PM Dinner @ Madrid Home (1st & 3rs Tues)
Labor Day Commission: will not meet till 2014
Greater Love Christmas Basket
Food Basket & Gift Shopping is Dec 16 from 9-11am & 4-5:30pm
Greater Love Ministries: Mon-Fri- 9:00-10:00AM & Wed. 4:00-5:30PM - 795-3913
Talk to Sue about volunteering for RSVP on Mondays Senior Assoc. of Madrid: Mon - Fri , 9:30AM to- 3:30PM Madrid AA: Tuesdays @ 7:00PM - Madrid Home Narcotics Anonymous: 515-244-2277
"Santa Express" - Nov 29 thru Dec 14 call for times and information - 800-626-0319 04 432-4249 (Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad)
Boone Movie Theater is Open Tuesday thru Sunday - closed Monday
Boone Community Theatre - 7:00PM @ Playhouse (3rd Tues)
Boone County Transportation Service - Call 795-3007 or 432-5038 Boone County Superviors: Every Tuesday @ 8:30pm (one Board member will be available every Monday, Wednesday & Thursday from 9:00am to 11:00am) 433-0500 Boone Area Breast Cancer Support Group: @ 7:00pm - Boone Hospital (1st Mon) Boone County Genealogical Society:@ 7:30pm - Boone County Historical Center (4th Tues) Boone County Auditor: 433-0502 Boone County Driver License: 433-0522
Boone Humane Society: 432-6112 - After Hours - 298-0124 - Website Boone County Landfill: 433-0591 Boone County Prevention & Community Services: 432-7995 Boone County Extension: 432-3882
Boone County Hospital - Programs & Services:
Anticoagulation Management Service (Mon, Tues & Thurs)- 432-2335
Beckwith Family Adult Day Service (Mon thru Fri)- 432-2775 - Activity Calendar
Blood Pressure Checks(Every Fri - 8AM to Noon) Madrid Family Clinic (Mon, Wed & Fri 8 to 9AM)
Boone Community Blood Drive call 800-287-4903
Nutrition Programs (Home Deliveries & Congregate Meals) - 432-1127
CPR Classes - 433-8190
Car Seat Safety Checks - 2nd Tue 4-8PM - 433-8196
Diabetes Ed. Classes - 433-8624
First Aid Classes - 433-8190
Home Care Service - 432-1127
Hospice Rooms - 433-8264
Lab Wellness Profiles - 6:30 to 10:30 AM Everyday - 433-8170
Outpatient Nutritional Services - 433-8624
SHIIIP - 432-1127 (advice on Medicare Drug Plans)
Vestibular Rehab - 432-7729
Volunteer Aux. - 433-8139
Make a difference become aRSVP Volunteercall 433-7836
RSVP will be at Greater Love on Mondays
(Duringregular business hours of Greater Love)
Iowa Arboretum Upcoming Events: December 7 - 22 Weekdays: 9am to 4pm Saturdays: 10am to 4pm Sundays: 12 to 4pm. See varieties of Iowa grown Christmas trees. All are beautifully decorated for the season through the creativity of local clubs, schools and organizations.
December 14 - Holiday Gala 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Bring in the holiday with an evening of fabulous food, music and conversation. Music by Bill Martin Group. Catered by Corn Crib Catering. $60 per person
Listen to games on your computer and checkout KWBG on Facebook.
Drake Head Start Program is open to eligible 3 & 4 year olds
- 1-800-44-DRAKE ext. 1854 (location Ele. School)
--------------------------------------------------------------- ACT Test:Dec 14, 2013 Next ACT TEST Feb 8, 2014 - Fee Due Jan 10, 2014 Late Fee Jan11–24, 2014
___________________________________________ 2013-2014 School Calendar Oct/Nov/Dec Calendar
Community/School News - Madrid Mason's presented a check for $1000, for 2 - $500 local scholarships and a check for $200 to the Booster Club for popcorn.
Dec. 13 - High School Vocal Performance Day
6:00 PM Girls & Boys Varsity Basketball vs. WCV @ Stuart Dec. 14 - ACT Testing Day Dec. 16 - 3:30 – 7:30 PM Adult Ed, Piano Lesson
4:00 PM JH Basketball vs. WCV Girls @ Redfield
Boys @ Madrid
6:00 PM JV Girls & Boys Basketball vs. Earlham @ Madrid Dec. 17 - 6:00 PM Girls & Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Panorama @ Panora Dec. 18 - 2:00 PM Early Dismissal Teacher In-Service
3:30 – 5:30 PM Adult Ed, Piano Lesson Dec. 19 - High School Semester Testing Day 6:30 PM K-1 Winter Vocal Concert @ High School 7:30 PM 5-12 Winter Band Concert @ High School Dec. 20 - End Jr. High Hex 3 Classes
End 2nd Quarter (43 Days) & End 1st Semester (87 Days) High School Semester Testing Day Elementary Winter Classroom Parties
2:00 PM Early Dismissal
6:00 PM Girls & Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Woodward- Granger @ Madrid
JDRF Fundraiser during the basketball games & halftime Dec. 21 – Jan 2 - No School, Winter Break Jan. 3 - No School – Teacher In-Service
Dates and Times are taken from Tiger-Times Calendar.
Do not reflect any cancellations and or any rescheduled dates!
Administration Office: 201 North Main 515-795-3241...fax 515-795-2121
Jr. and Sr. High School: 599 North Kennedy Ave. 515-795-3240...
fax 515-795-4408 Elementary School: 213 West 1st 515-795-2359 or 515-795-2471...
Transportation : 515-795-2191
Join the Madrid Historical Society in the month of January - $10.00 a year dues
The Historical Board has purchased the building that is attached to the West of the museum. It was the original the City Hall/Fire Station. It is the board's hope to restore it and connect it to the rest of the museum.
Swede Point Park - $50 for a one day rental of shelter - Camping $15 w/electricity $11 w/no electricity Sauer-Danfoss Donates $1000.00 to the Park Expansion Project The Jeff Neff family donate $3640.00 to the park expansion Casey's donates scoreboard to the Edgewood Park Expansion
Gerald & France Cowles donate money to purchase bleachers for the ball diamond in the Edgewood Park Expansion
Congregate Meals - Calendar Meal Reservations are taken Monday - Friday before 4:00pm for the next day. Serving is 12:15pm @ The Cedars-515-795-4097 (High in Sodium)
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