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Iowa Northern Railroad has been essential in the development of the Butler Logistics Park near Shell Rock. Click here for a photo sequence of development at the facility. (provided by INRR)





Allison's only restaurant apparently has closed and is no longer in business.



Main Street Facelift...

This building located on 4th and Main in downtown Allison, (commonly known as the old laundromat), continues to get a major facelift with the Main Street side nearly complete and now occupied by Rising Sun Karate instruction school.

Other improvements begun late last year include a new rear walk-up and exterior balcony giving access to the second story apartments.

(Photo by jap)



Emerald Door Inn Expands...

The Emerald Door Inn, Allison's Motel on Highway 3, is nearing completion of a new addition to the motel complex. The new 2-level structure will add capacity on the upper and lower levels for transient motel patrons and the upper level features one larger unit which has the potential for longer term rental.

Randy and Joan Moad of Allison are the owner/operators of Emerald Door Inn.



Audit of City of Allison Released

Printable PDF

or a printed copy can be viewed at Allison City Hall



Gift Certificates available for Camping at Wilder Park
Have friends or relatives that enjoy camping? Then consider a camping gift certificate at beautiful Wilder Park at Allison. The cost per night of camping is $12.00. In addition to 52 spacious campsites; campers may enjoy 18 holes Frisbee golf, miniature golf, walking and bike trails, fishing ponds, three shelter houses, an enhance playground, tether ball, sand volleyball, a giant chess/checker board, wildflower prairies, shower house, dump station , entertainment center and eight tent camping sites. Wilder Park is one of a very few campgrounds that has extreme storm shelters. The gift certificates are available at Allison City Hall, 319-267-2245.



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Red Cross Blood

Drives Scheduled


Aug. 28 from 1-6 p.m. at Vets Building, 101 Colfax St. in Parkersburg, Iowa


 Boone & Scenic

Valley Railroad

2014 Train Ride Schedule

and Informational Brochures Available at Star Graphics






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