Sioux Center citizens spoke out in a united voice, and their city council responded.
About 400 citizens packed the room at a Wednesday, March 27, public hearing in Sioux Center. The meeting was called to present the city’s plans to expand US 75 to 5 lanes, but instead, the council announced it was tabling the project “for the foreseeable future” in light of community opposition. There was resounding applause. The applause was the only opportunity for citizen feedback, because the council did not take comments or questions at the meeting. Read the rest of our latest press release.