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The original item was published from 3/15/2017 9:28:00 AM to 4/1/2017 12:10:01 AM.
Posted on: March 13, 2017
[ARCHIVED] Cemetery Cleanup (Spring 2017)
The City of Fort Madison’s Cemetery Department will once again be conducting spring cemetery cleanup from Monday, March 27, 2017 to Friday, March 31, 2017. In an attempt to inform the public, advertisements will appear in the “Daily Democrat” prior to the actual start of cemetery cleanup.
The advertisement will read as follows: ATTENTION Sacred Heart, Elmwood, Oakland & City Cemetery spring cleanup starts on Monday, March 27, 2017. ALL ITEMS MUST be removed before Monday, March 27, 2017. Any items left will be disposed of during cemetery cleanup. NO items are to be placed out until SATURDAY, APRIL 1, 2017. THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.
It is important to remember that items can be put back on the graves starting Saturday, April 1, 2017.
Cemetery rules and regulations are now posted at each Cemetery. Should a lot owner have any questions or concerns as to what is permissible on their lot, they should check the posted rules and regulations or contact the City Clerk at (319) 372-7700 x 206.
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