Newton Public Works Director Joe Grife is finishing up design work for a street improvement project involving 3-blocks of West 4th Street South…by City Hall and the Fire Station.

Grife notes Bolton & Menk of Des Moines is designing for the City an upgrade for West 6th Street South from South 8th to South 11th Avenue West.

The Newton Public Works Director says when these projects are about to start, the City will share information about the work through door flyers and Open Houses.