Swisher Tract

Request for Proposals: Tree Risk Mitigation



Mayor Louise Froms Bidding Number and Auction PosterJune 14, 2018

City of University Heights purchases Swisher Tract at public auction for $480,000.

May 1, 2018

University Heights Special Election Bond Issue:

  • 184 Voters: 24.4% turnout
  • No - 45 - 24%
  • Yes - 139 - 76% (60% required)

GO Bond Language

Shall the City of University Heights, in Johnson County, State of Iowa, enter into a loan agreement and issue its bonds in an amount not exceeding the amount of $1,800,000 for the purpose of paying the cost, to that extent, of acquiring and developing land for use as a municipal park and green space to protect air quality, water quality in streams, natural areas and wildlife habitat?