WATERLOO -- The Salvation Army of Waterloo/Cedar Falls' Family Thrift Store, at 415 E. Seventh St., has reopened after unexpectedly having to close in November due to falling duct work.
The store was closed through November, but officially reopened Thursday, several days ahead of schedule.
Donations are again being accepted at the Family Thrift Store. The public is invited to shop Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
to meet Dec. 12
CEDAR FALLS — The Black Hawk Retired School Personnel holiday party will be Dec. 12 in the Cedar Falls Family Restaurant, 2627 Center St.
Social time will be 11 a.m., with lunch at noon, followed by a short Christmas program to follow.
Each person will order off the menu and pay for their own meal.
Make lunch reservations with Alice at 610-8863 before Friday.
All retired school personnel are welcome to join the local and state association to help support retired school personnel across Iowa.
of rentals due
WATERLOO — Landlords are required to register their rental units by the end of December to avoid a penalty for the coming calendar year.
Rental property owners in Waterloo are required to register properties they own each year and within 30 days of purchasing new ones. Registration fee is $25 per rental unit, which will double to $50 per unit for failure to register by Jan. 1.
Registration is required for a dwelling, duplex, multiple dwelling, condominium, dwelling unit, rooming unit, trailers, mobile homes or sleeping unit, which is not eligible for the Iowa homestead credit for property tax purposes, or single-dwelling portions of a duplex or multiple dwelling that are not occupied by the owner of the property, and which requires a payment in money or services to be made to the owner for the possession or use thereof.
Registration information can be found on the city’s website. For more information, call the City Clerk’s office at 291-4323.
Yard waste site
closing Dec. 10
WATERLOO — The city of Waterloo’s compost facility on Independence Avenue is closing for the winter at 6 p.m. Sunday.
The Black Hawk County Landfill, 1509 E. Washburn Road, can be used for any yard waste disposal needs until the city’s facility opens again April 1, 2018. Questions may be directed to the Waterloo Sanitation Department at 291-4455.
to hold bazaar
CEDAR FALLS -- Lincoln Elementary PALS will have a Holiday Bazaar from 9 am. to 1 p.m. Saturday at 321 W. Eighth St.
There will be a variety of vendors and crafters. Go to the Lincoln PALS Facebook page for more information.